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[22 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University broke ground on a new $3.5 million practice and conditioning facility to house its men’s and women’s basketball teams on Wednesday, June 22.

Arts & Entertainment, Community »

[6 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu High school students taking classes at Utah Valley University had the opportunity to create works of art and showcase them for the public during May in a gallery in the UVU Library.

Academics, Community »

[4 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Attending college can be a mystifying experience. No matter how much a student may be looking forward to becoming independent, it can be daunting to meet the myriad new challenges.

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[3 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Local residents considering starting school or returning to school for a degree in elementary education are encouraged to consider Utah Valley University Wasatch Campus’s program offerings. The communities in Summit and Wasatch counties need to support this initiative if UVU is to continue to offer it […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[27 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Patricia Monsoor | 801-863-5483 | Pmonsoor@uvu.edu Billions of people are finding it impossible to locate their ancestors’ gravesites. First, they must know the right cemetery to travel to, and then they have the arduous task of searching for a headstone in a […]

Academics, Community »

[25 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Once upon a time Wendy Thueson wielded a knife, cutting up ingredients in a cooking class. Today she uses those same skills she learned in the culinary arts program of Utah Valley State College to prepare raw fruits […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[20 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University’s Women’s Success Center and the Utah Women’s Walk will officially open its Women of Influence exhibit June 8. The exhibit, which honors 16 women of influence specific to UVU, is located on the third floor of the Losee Center on […]

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[18 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Most car shows focus on those who spend countless hours and dollars reconditioning their street rods, classic cars, trucks and motorcycles — and then transporting them from town to town to display. However, Utah Valley University’s Auto Expo, hosted by UVU’s Department of […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[17 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu The Office of New Urban Mechanics at Utah Valley University, in partnership with the cities of Boston and Philadelphia, as well as cities throughout Utah, is launching an innovative writing contest designed to chart a course for the cities of tomorrow.

Academics, Community »

[16 May 2016 | 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 The Women Tech Council named Utah Valley University’s College of Technology & Computing a Visionary Partner for its work in preparing students for successful careers or advanced study in a dynamic, technology-based, global environment. The […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[14 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Got a great idea for a new product or business? It usually takes a great deal of assistance from someone experienced to bring that idea into reality and then to create a successful long-term business.

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[12 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Yanko Dzhukev, the first Utah Valley University intern at the United Nations Secretariat, Office of Legal Affairs, joined diplomats at UN headquarters in New York on May 6 to discuss efforts to address the rising rate of food insecurity and malnutrition in the mountainous […]

Community, Conferences & Lectures »

[11 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Utah Valley University and the Woodbury School of Business will present the University’s fifth annual Business & Economic Forum on May 19 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event will be in the Sorensen Student Center on […]

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[10 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Women from Utah Valley University will gather May 18 for a service project — not quilting or having a bake sale — but helping to build a home. It’s part of the Habitat for Humanity Women Build project. […]

Academics, Community »

[10 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Students in heavy civil and horizontal construction at Utah Valley University will have extra scholarship help thanks to donations from the Beavers Charitable Trust and the W.W. Clyde Company.