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[15 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu  Utah Valley University unveiled a 15-foot prototype of  Gary Lee Price’s  “Statue of Responsibility” on April 15 located at the east entrance of the Losee Center. Price conducted all of the pre-casting work at UVU in 2012 on the 15-foot clay version of […]

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[14 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

His Excellency Zahir Tanin, Permanent Representative of Afghanistan to the United Nations, will be presenting a lecture on April 21 at 10:30 a.m. in the Sorensen Center, room 213a. His address is sponsored by Utah Valley University’s Office of International Affairs & Diplomacy.

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[13 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s new minor in autism studies has officially been recognized by the Behavior Analyst Certification Board as meeting the 180-hour coursework requirement for taking the Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst (BCaBA) examination.

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[10 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Dean of Students Office has announced a week of events focused on sexual assault prevention and awareness. The Campus Safety Week, with events scheduled April 13-18, is the culminating activity to the many University-wide events held throughout this past year aimed at raising awareness about sexual assault prevention.

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[10 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

In a first-of-its-kind course at Utah Valley University, English students devoted a semester to studying little-known 19-century women writers, with their work culminating in a two-week exhibit that opens April 13 in the George Sutherland Archives section of the UVU Library.

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[9 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University and the Woodbury School of Business will present its fourth annual Business & Economic Forum, a one-day business event targeted to develop and enrich community estate planning, accounting, financial planning, and management professionals, on May 14, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Sorensen Student Center on UVU’s Orem campus.

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[9 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Percussion Ensemble, lead by Doug Smith, assistant professor and area percussion coordinator, is preparing for its annual showcase entitled “Small Plates” on April 20. Come join the ensemble, at 7:30 p.m. in Centre Stage in the Sorensen Center, for the “tastiest bits” of percussion ensemble UVU has to offer. The show offers a variety of dynamic sounds for all to enjoy ranging from Mozart to Ragtime.UVU PERCUSSION ENSEMBLE TO HOST SHOWCASE APRIL 20

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[8 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

When a boy wishes for a monster and his sister wishes for more peas, the two children end up with a pea-headed monster determined to join their family. The story unfolds during “The Boy Who Loved Monsters and the Girl Who Loved Peas,” a Utah Valley University production that has been touring to local elementary schools since March 23 and will end its run April 17, 18, and 24 in the Noorda Theatre at 1 p.m.

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[7 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Clothesline Project at Utah Valley University: “Silent Voices,” sponsored by UVU’s Women’s Success Center. Reyes will speak on the epidemic of child sex trafficking, including how it affects children in Utah; his address will be April 15 at 2 p.m. in the Sorensen Center Grande Ballroom.

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[7 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak, ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United States, will be speaking on the current relationship between the United States and Russian during an April 16 lecture sponsored by Utah Valley University’s Office of International Affairs & Diplomacy. His lecture will begin at 10 a.m. in the UVU Library auditorium.

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[7 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

A story of a young couple discovering what matters most in life and the importance of accepting people for who they are is at the center of Utah Valley University’s final theater production of the semester. “You Can’t Take It With You,” a Pulitzer-prize winning play written by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart, runs April 16-18 and 20-25 in the Noorda Theatre at 7:30 p.m.

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[7 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu  Utah Valley University will dedicate Gary Lee Price’s 15-foot prototype of the “Statue of Responsibility” on April 15 at noon at the east entrance of the Losee Center. Price conducted all of the pre-casting work at UVU in 2012 on the 15-foot […]

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[4 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

On Thursday, April 16, Utah Valley University will participate in the 2015 Great Utah ShakeOut, a statewide exercise meant to help Utah residents be prepared to survive and recover quickly from major earthquakes — wherever they live, work or travel.

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[1 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu The Center for Constitutional Studies at Utah Valley University will host on Wednesday, April 15, an imposing lineup of distinguished religious studies and constitutional scholars, former U.S. Supreme Court law clerks, multidenominational contributors, and a finale program featuring popular musical performer David […]

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[1 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University’s Board of Trustees and President Matthew S. Holland have announced the 2015 recipients of the annual Trustees Awards of Excellence and Presidential Awards of Excellence for dedicating their talents to students, scholarship and the advancement of higher education.