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[10 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 10, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 In an effort to add greater vitality to downtown Provo, the Office of New Urban Mechanics (ONUM) at Utah Valley University, in partnership with Downtown Provo Inc., will hold the first ever PlayStreet Provo on Saturday, July 19.

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[8 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]

July 8, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 The next generation of scientists and engineers will get hands-on technical experiences as Utah Valley University presents Sci-Tech Expo on Friday, July 11, for middle school students enrolled in the UVU PREP program. The expo will be held from 10 a.m. [...]

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[30 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 30, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 In an effort to encourage and support Utah’s entrepreneurial innovators by helping them bring concepts to the marketplace, Utah Valley University, in conjunction with Grow Utah and Zions Bank, is hosting a game development contest called Utah Game Wars.

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[27 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 27, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Lawrence Schiller, acclaimed filmmaker and director of the Norman Mailer Center, will be at Utah Valley University on July 16 for a one-day conference to discuss the “The Executioner’s Song,” a film he directed that depicts the events surrounding the 1977 [...]

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[26 Jun 2014 | One Comment | ]

June 26, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton 801-863-6807 FIFI, the commemorative Air Force’s iconic Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber, will be on display at the Utah Valley University Hanger B on July 15-16 as part of a two-day event at the Provo Municipal Airport. The aircraft is the only remaining B-29 [...]

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[19 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 18, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 With an eye to the future, the Utah Valley University administration today finalized the purchase of 125 acres from Anderson Geneva Development. The land, which is part of the 1,700-acre master-planned development @geneva, located at the former Geneva Steel mill in [...]

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[17 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 17, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University, in partnership with the City of Boston, the City of Philadelphia, and 23 cities throughout the UVU service region, will launch a unique office aimed at reinventing local government in Utah and across the nation. The UVU Office [...]

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[10 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 10, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University’s Woodbury Art Museum will host a free Family Day Saturday, June 21, in celebration of the summer solstice. The purpose of the event is to expose local residents to the exhibits currently featured at the museum. It will also [...]

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[5 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]

June 5, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Nu Skin Enterprises announced today, June 5, it has established an endowed scholarship at Utah Valley University for those studying information systems and technology. A check for $30,000, in honor of Nu Skin’s 30th anniversary today, was presented to UVU President Matthew [...]

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[23 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 23, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Utah Valley University’s student public relations campaign teams recently won three Hermes Creative Awards during an international competition sponsored by the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals.

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[21 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 21, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Some 32 high school students who are taking concurrent enrollment classes at Utah Valley University will display their work as part of a juried art exhibit June 2-30 on the third floor gallery of the UVU Library.

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[16 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 16, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Written by: Heather Wrigley, 801-863-8504 Christy Monson of Ogden, Utah, has won this year’s Marilyn Brown Unpublished Novel competition for her coming-of-age work, “Clawing Eagle.” The award, which carries a $1,000 honorarium, was announced this spring at the Utah Valley University College [...]

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[16 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 16, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Gov. Gary Herbert was at Utah Valley University May 15 signing legislation that appropriates $20 million to enhance science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) education in Utah.

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[12 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 12, 2014 For Immediate Release Written by: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Taylor Williams, a communications major at Utah Valley University from Springville, Utah, has been awarded the Stephen R. Covey Internship Scholarship by the University’s National Presidential Advisory Board. The NPAB established the scholarship in honor of the late Stephen R. Covey, a highly esteemed [...]

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[8 May 2014 | No Comment | ]

May 7, 2014 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton, 801-863-6807 Written by: Heather Wrigley, 801-863-8504 Utah Valley University Community and Continuing Education, in partnership with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and the Department of Natural Resources, is presenting an educational wildlife and nature conference from June 19–21 that includes workshops, Dutch [...]