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.
Utah Valley University’s Religious Studies program will host its 2015 Mormon Studies Conference Monday, April 13. This year’s theme is “Mormons and Catholics: From the Margins to the Mainstreams” and includes scholars from both traditions
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.
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.
His Excellency The Most Reverend Archbishop Bernardito C. Auza, permanent observer of the Holy See to the United Nations, will by the keynote speaker for both the 2015 Mormon Studies Conference, titled “Mormons and Catholics: From the Margins to the Mainstream”, and the UVU Center for Constitutional Studies Symposium on Religious Freedom. The joint keynote address will be held on April 13 at 7:30 p.m. in the UVU Classroom Building auditorium.
Peruvian politician Keiko Fujimori, daughter of former Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori, will be speaking at two separate events at Utah Valley University on April 16 as part of tthe this year’s global spotlight program. She will speak in English at 11:30 a.m. at Centre Stage in the Sorensen Center for UVU students, faculty and staff; at 7 p.m. she will be speaking in Spanish to the broader Peruvian audience throughout the community
For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | email@example.com 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 […]
Utah Valley University will host its fifth annual Autism Conference on April 3 in hopes of providing new information and ideas for anyone who wants learn more about autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Organized by UVU’s College of Humanities and Social Sciences, College of Science and Health and School of Education, the conference will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center.
His Excellency Zerihun Retta Shumye, consul general of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in Los Angeles, will speak at a lecture sponsored by Utah Valley University’s Office of International Affairs & Diplomacy on April 2 at 2:30 p.m. in Liberal Arts Building, room 214.
Utah Valley University’s Criminal Justice Department has teamed up with the Provo Police Department and Utah County Sheriff’s Office to sponsor a free Child Sexual Abuse and Sexual Assault Seminar at UVU on April 2. The seminar begins at 8 a.m. at Centre Stage in the Sorensen Student Center and offers more than a dozen classes and presentations throughout the day.
“Ethical Dimensions of the Human Environment” will be the focus of the 26th annual David R. Keller Environmental Ethics Symposium, hosted by Utah Valley University’s Center for the Study of Ethics. Symposium events are scheduled for March 18 and 19 in the UVU Library Lakeview Room beginning with a keynote address by New York Times bestselling author Diane Ackerman.
Sheri Dew, an advocate for women worldwide, will be the featured speaker in the last of the 2014-15 series of Utah Valley University’s Women’s Leadership Speaker & Dialogue Series set for March 18. The internationally recognized author and speaker currently serves as CEO of Deseret Book Company and is an emeritus member of UVU’s National Presidential Advisory Board.
A free lunch and an informative, interactive panel discussion with women leaders at Zions Bank will be the focus of a March 12 “Lunch Money” event hosted by UVU Women’s Success Center, the Woodbury School of Business, and Zions Bank. The event will begin at 11:30 a.m. in Centre Stage of the Sorensen Student Center.
His Excellency Juan José Escobar Stemmann, ambassador of Spain in the Palestinian Territories and Consul General in Israel, together with news correspondent and chief bureau Javier Martín, will speak March 10 at 10 a.m. at the Utah Valley University Library, room 120. The guest speakers will provide a European perspective on the conflict in the Middle East.
For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | firstname.lastname@example.org Historian Gordon Wood and British scholars from the Magna Carta Project, participated Feb. 17 in Utah Valley University’s commemoration of the 800th anniversary of Magna Carta. Hosted by the Center for Constitutional Studies and Department of History & Political Science, the international […]