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[17 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU will cut the ribbon on its 5th Habitat for Humanity home on Monday, April 21, at 9 a.m.

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[16 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

On Saturday, April 12, UVU dental hygiene students gave approximately 55 local school children free examinations and tooth sealants to help protect against decay.

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops, Engaged Learning »

[15 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Auto enthusiasts, casual observers and families alike are invited to experience one of the largest and best known car shows in Utah at the 27th annual UVU Auto Expo and Swap Meet May 17, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Thanksgiving Point in Lehi, Utah.

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[11 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

The free Third Annual Electrical Automation and Robotic Technology Graduates Fair at UVU will feature senior projects ranging from robots that bring snacks on demand to an interactive traffic light.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[11 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

Two UVU aviation students have been selected to participate in United Airline’s Pilot Internship Program.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[9 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU students competing recently at the SkillsUSA state competition earned more medals than any other post-secondary institution at the competition, coming away with 26 gold, 14 silver and 9 bronze medals.

Community, Conferences, Lectures & Workshops, Engaged Learning »

[7 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU will present the fourth annual UVU Conference on Autism on Friday, April 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Sorensen Student Center.

Community, Engaged Learning »

[4 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

A group of UVU students recently traded in swim trunks for tool belts at an alternative spring break trip, where they spent 300 hours volunteering their services to the Alliance for African Assistance and Habitat for Humanity of San Diego, California.

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[2 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU is hosting a free daylong conference for high school girls 10th through 12th grade that will include hands-on activities in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) on April 28.

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[31 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

The UVU Flight Team recently participated in Provo City’s “Kid’s Science Palooza,” where children of all ages participated in fun activities designed to teach them to enjoy science.

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[26 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU students recently returned from the 2014 Utah State Phi Beta Lambda competition, with three students qualifying to attend the PBL National Competitions in June.

Engaged Learning »

[11 Mar 2014 | One Comment | ]

UVU’s Mobility Mission will receive the American Red Cross International Hero award for its efforts to provide prosthetics for those in Guatemala and Samoa.

Conferences, Lectures & Workshops, Engaged Learning »

[10 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU’s Culinary Arts Institute took several impressive awards Wednesday night at the ACF’s Western Regional Conference, held at California’s Oakland Marriott City Center March 2–5.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[6 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]

UVU’s student-run newspaper publication, the UVU Review, received 4th place “Best in Show” for its weekly print publication at a large school and 5th place “Best in Show” for its website at a large school at the annual Associated Collegiate Press Conference in San Diego over the weekend.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[4 Mar 2014 | One Comment | ]

Students in a grant writing and proposal class taught by UVU’s Department of English & Literature during fall semester 2013 have secured more than $86,000 for various local educational needs.