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[21 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Woodbury Art Museum is hosting its first exhibition of audio-visual installations from now until Sept. 19. The show features work by artist Yolande Harris and is titled “Listening to the Distance.” This internationally acclaimed display is being showcased by special invitation from UVU, and is free to the public.

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[20 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

More than a dozen UVU graduates from Central America and the Caribbean who attended the University some 20 years ago through a government program returned to the campus this month for a reunion with their host families and to visit the campus that provided opportunities for them. The students represented the more than 100 students who earned degrees from UVU through the Cooperative Association of States for Scholarships (CASS) program sponsored by the United States Agency for International Development.

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[10 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

Tristan Mazzu never considered a career in aviation. Now in her junior year at Utah Valley University, she is pursuing a dream she intends to make a reality. After flying planes with her father, Mazzu discovered her passion for aviation. Serving as president of the UVU chapter of Women in Aviation International, Mazzu hopes to help other women consider careers in aviation as well.

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[9 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Tasia Briggs | 801-863-8206  After 16 months of preparation, Utah Valley University’s School of Aviation Sciences achieved its first flight of an Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) last month. Russ Hopkinson, Aviation Sciences director of safety, and the mission commander of […]

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[9 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University will host its second-annual Sci-Tech Expo held in the Science building from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, July 10, where 350 middle-school students in summer PREP programs around the state will have opportunities to interact with experts and professionals in science, technology, engineering and mathematics careers.

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[6 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University has announced that Marc Archambault, vice president of development and alumni relations, has taken a new position at Western Kentucky University as vice president of development and alumni relations and president of the WKU Foundation. He begins his new position July 31.

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[30 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University’s Board of Trustees approved moving forward on constructing a privately funded building on campus that will support community members, working professionals, future educators and individuals with autism. The proposed facility will now move to the Board of Regents and State Building Board for consideration.

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[29 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University has announced that Marc Archambault, vice president of Development and Alumni Relations, has taken a new position at Western Kentucky University as vice president of Development and Alumni Relations and president of the WKU Foundation. He begins his new position July 31.

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[29 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University won the national title at the 51st Annual SkillsUSA National Championships held June 22-26 in Louisville, Ky. Showcasing their career and technical skills, UVU students came away with 13 medals — seven gold, five silver and one bronze — and ranked first nationally in the number of post secondary medals won. During the last 15 years, UVU has always finished in the top three in the nation. This is the second consecutive year UVU has finished first at the competition.

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[29 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University will welcome three new members to its Board of Trustees starting July 1. As chair of the UVU Foundation, James Clarke of Holladay, Utah, was appointed to the Board in February 2014, and will now become a voting Trustee. He will be joined by Jill Taylor of Salt Lake City and Jack W. Sunderlage of Lehi.

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[26 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 | KAdams@uvu.edu Awesome. Friends. Homework. Fun. Educational. Field trips. Inspiring. Amazing. Those are just a few words middle-school students use to describe Utah Valley University’s seven-week summer PREP 2015 program designed to help prepare seventh-, […]

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[25 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University was the only university in the world given an official seat at the recent United Nations conference in Tajikistan. Rusty Butler, associate vice president for International Affairs and Diplomacy at UVU, participated in the International Conference on the Implementation […]

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[19 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

Dozens of elementary-age students are building rockets and playing games in a weeklong math adventure camp designed to teach mathematical concepts, thinking skills and problem-solving abilities in a way that is fun and exciting.

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[17 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

It started out as a design element and is now trending on social media and has even gone viral.

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[17 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]

In a year that’s been both record-breaking warm and dry for Utah, water conservation is a high priority. As a concerned community member, Utah Valley University is mindful of the water it uses all the time, but during periods of water shortage, the University and its officials are particularly careful about water usage.