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[22 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Spencer Wright | 801-863-6042 | Spencer.Wright@uvu.edu   Beginning fall semester 2017, Utah Valley University will be home to a Master of Social Work degree — one of the most requested programs on campus and in the surrounding community. “We were surprised and delighted when a UVUSA poll showed […]

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[22 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu Marketers sell and communicate with customers through many digital channels. The most successful marketers drive leads through Facebook or other social media platforms to a landing page that has been customized for optimal online buying experiences. The new digital marketing program at the Woodbury School of Business at Utah […]

Conferences & Lectures, Engaged Learning »

[19 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu  Public Relations Student Society of America at Utah Valley University will host L.J. Yankosky, Chick-fil-A director of innovation and new ventures, on Sept. 21 at 7 p.m. in room 510 of the Classroom Building. All students, alumni and faculty are invited to attend the event.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[14 Sep 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: | Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Patricia Monsoor | 801-863-5483 | PMonsoor@uvu.edu Not every business career affords students with exciting and ever-changing work opportunities, as well as the chance to contribute to the lives of potentially thousands of people in small, mid-sized and large companies. But starting fall 2016 UVU Woodbury School of […]

Arts & Entertainment, Engaged Learning »

[30 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu   When digital media master Isaac Halasima was ready to create his first feature film, he knew where to turn — Utah Valley University. He attended UVU years ago and valued the University’s reputation for excellence.

Academics, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Conferences & Lectures, Engaged Learning »

[30 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: | Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu  UVU will kick off another academic year on Monday and welcome approximately 3,500 incoming freshman students – one of UVU’s largest incoming freshman classes on record – and their families to campus at its annual Freshman Convocation. As part of the ceremony, […]

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[30 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: | Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University senior vice president of academic affairs Jeffery Olson announced today that Rodney K. Smith has been named the new Director of the Center for Constitutional Studies at Utah Valley University, effective January 1, 2017.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[30 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: | Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: | Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu The next time a tsunami strikes the island of Java in Indonesia, lives will likely be saved thanks to a collaborative effort between Utah Valley University and Brigham Young University.

Academics, Engaged Learning, Faculty »

[15 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu     Utah Valley University will hold its first-ever convocation exercises solely for students earning the Master of Business Administration degree on Saturday, August 13 at 9:30 a.m. in the University’s Grande Ballroom.

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[21 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Patricia Monsoor | 801-863-5483 | PMonsoor@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University personal financial planning (PFP) students Tiffany Peterson, Gerika Ballard, Brittany Frampton and Brian Miller won $5,000 scholarships each from TD Ameritrade Institutional. The nationally-ranked PFP program in UVU’s Woodbury School of Business is one of the few programs […]

Academics, Community, Conferences & Lectures, Engaged Learning »

[7 Jul 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   More than 550 seventh, eighth and ninth grade students will be at Utah Valley University Friday, July 8, for an expo about science and technology. The budding scientists will attend workshops, watch a 3-D science movie, have hands-on […]

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[7 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 | KAdams@uvu.edu Utah Valley University has launched the College and Career Pathways Program, along with an information-packed website, to help its students identify a step-by-step pathway and obtain both a career and a degree as quickly and as economically as […]

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[7 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu   For the third consecutive year, Utah Valley University has earned the equivalent of a national championship of all colleges and universities in the country in the SkillsUSA competition held in Louisville, Ky. June 20-25.

Academics, Arts & Entertainment, Engaged Learning »

[9 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 The public will have a chance to see and learn about Native American petroglyphs located in Lake Mountain, on the west side of Utah Lake. There will be a limited opportunity with a “pop-up” museum” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, […]

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[2 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Students from Utah Valley University’s digital media program received the University’s first Emmy at the 37th Annual College Television Awards on May 25 in Hollywood, as the student-animated film “The Ghost Next Door” was named one of the top three animation projects in the country.