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[14 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu One of Utah Valley University’s core themes is inclusivity, which is reflected in its students and faculty from around the world. Recently, however, there have been languages other than English heard on campus, but they have been coming from fourth, fifth […]

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[9 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu The public is invited to a free presentation by internationally acclaimed photographer and painter Will Wilson from 7-7:50 p.m. on March 16 in the Science Building of Utah Valley University. Wilson is a Diné (Navajo) artist and photographer who spent his […]

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[9 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu The UVU Center for the Study of Ethics is hosting a panel discussion entitled “Ethics in the Age of Trump: Why Conflicts of Interest, Regulation, and Precedent Matter” at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15. The event will be held in the Fulton Library Auditorium (FL 120) […]

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[3 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu William Cope Moyers, bestselling author and vice president at Hazeldon Betty Ford Foundation, will headline the sixth annual UVU Conference on Addiction to be held Friday, March 10, at 9 a.m. in the Sorensen Student Center. Bringing a wealth of professional expertise and an intimate personal understanding, […]

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[2 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

The Utah International Mountain Forum (UIMF), a coalition of student clubs at Utah Valley University will host Ambassador Eileen Malloy (Ret.) on Monday, March 6 at 9 a.m. in FL 120. Ambassador Malloy has extensive experience working in U.S. diplomatic service, having worked as the U.S. Ambassador to the Kyrgyz Republic (1994-97), and the deputy […]

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[1 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]

  Timothy Ballard has been selected as the 2017 recipient of the Kirk R. Englehardt Business Ethics Award at Utah Valley University. He will be given the award on Thursday, March 2nd in the Ragan Theater at 11:30 a.m. The award and corresponding lecture is sponsored by the UVU Center for the Study of Ethics […]

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu  Women can and do have a great impact in the world; however, there are numerous things that can affect them and their willingness to use their impact. “Strengthening the Impact of Women: Body Image, Crucial Conversations, and Perfectionism” will address those […]

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu  Utah Valley University’s School of Education is partnering with Carnegie Mellon University’s Community, Robotics, Education and Technology Empowerment (CREATE) Lab to provide hands-on technology learning experiences for their teacher candidates, local classroom teachers, and Utah’s K-12 students. The partnership is in collaboration with the Utah STEM Action […]

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[28 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

The examination of how human populations are displaced around the world by climate change is the topic of an upcoming symposium at Utah Valley University, to be held Friday, March 3, in the Fulton Library. The 28th annual David R. Keller Environmental Ethics Symposium is titled “Climate Refugees: A new Era of Environmental Migrants” and […]

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[23 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Hanna Rosin, author of New York Times bestselling book “The End of Men: And The Rise of Women” and host of the National Public Radio podcast “Invisibilia,” will speak at Utah Valley University on March 1 at 11 a.m. in the Classroom Building lecture hall (CB 101B) […]

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[23 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu   Approximately 1,000 girls from ninth through 12th grades are expected for the fourth annual Utah Valley University SheTech Explorer Day on March 3.

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[22 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University Board of Trustees announced today that educator and religious leader Henry B. Eyring will be the keynote speaker during the university’s 2017 commencement exercises. The event will be held on May 4 at 6:30 p.m. in the UCCU Center in Orem, Utah. “President Eyring […]

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[14 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Undergraduates from across Utah will come to the Sorensen Student Center at Utah Valley University on Friday, Feb. 17 for the annual Utah Conference on Undergraduate Research (UCUR). Keynote speakers will include UVU associate professor Heath Ogden and UVU alumnus and award-winning filmmaker Torben Bernhard. “UCUR is […]

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[23 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Thatcher+Co: Christina Gillham | 917-825-6990 | cgillham@thatcherandco.com   Utah Valley University (UVU), the largest university in Utah – with support from the Washington D.C.-based National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), the nation’s leading nonprofit, public-private partnership promoting the safe and secure use of the […]

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[13 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen No matter where a woman may be in her quest to run a small business, there will be something for her in “Creating and Growing Small Businesses as Women,” a workshop sponsored by Utah Valley University’s Utah Women & Leadership Project. It will be […]