Over several days in December, UVU will hold its fourth celebration of United Nations International Mountain Day. The event is free and open to the public.
On Nov. 25, UVU will hold its 25th annual, all-day Ice Breaker Jazz Festival, which will culminate with an evening concert that will unveil the all-new ensemble, the UVU Faculty Jazz Combo.
United Nations Ambassador H.E. Charles T. Ntwaagae will address UVU students, faculty, staff and the general public Monday, December 2, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Sorensen Student Center, room 213b.
On Nov. 25, UVU will hold a Symposium on Slavery and Sexual Exploitation, designed to raise awareness of the incidence and causes of human trafficking in the United States. All are invited to attend this free event.
UVU presents the UCCU Family Festival Conference, a daylong conference for those seeking information on strengthening relationships, family life and parenting, Friday, Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the UVU Sorensen Student Center.
In a recent report of the United Nations Secretary General on sustainable mountain global development, UVU was recognized for its efforts to promote awareness of the issues facing women and children in mountainous nations.
Percussion UVU is proud to offer a concert in tribute to Utah Valley University’s global spotlight on Mexico on Nov. 18, 2013.
UVU student-author Tito Momen and Sports Illustrated writer Jeff Benedict will discuss Momen’s new book during an event in the Sorensen Student Center, room 206b, on Wednesday, Nov. 13, from 1 to 2 p.m.
UVU recently received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts that will go to support a project that connects UVU with Latino and Hispanic students across the Wasatch Front through dance.
This winter, the Dead Sea Scrolls are coming to Utah, and students at Utah Valley University are invited to be part of the experience.
His Excellency El Husseini Adelwahab, Consul General of Egypt in Los Angeles, will speak to the UVU community on Friday, Nov. 15 at 1 p.m. at Center Stage in the Sorensen Student Center.
UVU’s Department of Music is hosting a bicentennial conference for the composer Charles-Valentin Alkan on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, from 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
UVU student Drew Cordova won the silver medal at the 2013 Audio Engineering Society Student Design Competition in New York City on Oct. 18, showcasing a unique analog synthesizer that uses light to control its sounds.
Utah Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox officiated the landmark signing of a Utah chapter of the U.S.-Mexico Chamber of Commerce during the UVU Doing Business with Mexico conference.
On Oct. 24, Utah Valley University’s Doing Business with Mexico conference will facilitate the signing of the new United States-Mexico Chamber of Commerce Chapter in Utah.