Community

Community »

[27 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Students at Utah Valley University will have an opportunity to become educated about disaster preparedness by taking part in Community Emergency Response Team training classes beginning in March. The course will be offered by the University’s Department of Emergency Services and the Institute for Emergency Services and Homeland Security.

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[25 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s hip-hop company, Mos.A.I.C (Most Artistic Inspired Creators) will feature high energy, student-choreographed pieces at its annual spring concert “Out of This World” March 26-28.

Academics, Community »

[24 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

eter and Nicole Mouskondis, co-CEOs of Nicholas and Company, have been selected as the 2015 recipients of the Kirk Englehardt Business Ethics award, an honor bestowed by the Utah Valley University Center for the Study of Ethics and sponsored by the UVU Woodbury School of Business. They are the 11th and 12th recipients of this prestigious annual award.

Academics, Community »

[23 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

The most recent Utah Women & Leadership Project (UWLP) brief — the final in this year’s series of briefs authored by Susan R. Madsen, professor of management at Utah Valley University — was released today and provides the latest findings on women leaders’ perceptions about why Utah struggles with getting women in leadership roles; perceptions of women, confidence, and leadership; important concepts regarding confidence; when women struggle the most with confidence; and what Utahns can do to help girls and women become leaders.

Community, Engaged Learning »

[20 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Tasia Briggs | 801-863-8206 Utah Valley University has formed a partnership with the Bradley Center for Grieving Children and Families to create an interfaith support group for students, as well as community members, who are suffering and struggling with loss of […]

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[19 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University theater students will premiere a new play by one of the seminal playwrights for young audiences in the United States, “The Milk Dragon” by Suzan Zeder. She has been working on this epic fantasy on and off for nearly 50 years, and UVU has been developing the script, with the playwright in residence, for the past two years.

Academics, Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops »

[18 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Historian Gordon Wood and British scholars from the Magna Carta Project, participated Feb. 17 in Utah Valley University’s commemoration of the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta.  Hosted by the Center for Constitutional Studies and Department of History & Political Science, the  international […]

Academics, Community »

[11 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu During his State of the University address Feb. 10, Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland encouraged faculty, staff and students to celebrate the remarkable climb the University has made since its inception. “It is thrilling to be where we are. We are […]

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[10 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

A panel of dance professionals will judge some of the best amateur ballroom dancers from Utah and Idaho Feb. 20-21 at the 2015 Dancesport Festival at Utah Valley University.

Academics, Community »

[10 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University and the Women Tech Council are proud to host the second annual SheTech Explorer Day on March 13. The event this year is presented by Ancestry and U.S. Synthetics. Geared toward high school girls in grades 9-12, this free conference is designed to introduce girls to programs in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).

Academics, Community »

[9 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s College of Humanities & Social Sciences will present its annual Conference on Addiction on Friday, Feb. 27, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center.

Academics, Community »

[6 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Three British scholars from the Magna Carta Project, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and National Humanities Medal Gordon Wood, noted Utah law professors and members of the legal community will join Utah Valley University’s Center for Constitutional Studies and Department of History & […]

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[5 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland announced today, Feb. 5, that a historic $15.4 million has been raised for a new performing and visual arts building to be constructed on the Orem Campus. This is the largest amount of private funding […]

Academics, Community »

[3 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu The Board of Trustees at Utah Valley University has announced Mitt Romney, 2012 Republican Party presidential nominee, former governor of Massachusetts, and chief executive officer of the Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the 2002 Winter Olympics, will speak at the University’s 74th […]

Academics, Community »

[3 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]

The Board of Directors of Dialogue Foundation, publisher of Dialogue: A Journal of Mormon Thought has selected Utah Valley University professor Boyd Jay Petersen to serve as the journal’s next editor. Petersen will serve a five-year term and will be at the magazine’s helm when it celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2016.