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[11 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Scott Trotter | 801-863-6807 | scott.trotter@uvu.edu Utah Valley University (UVU) officials said data released today by the Utah System of Higher Education indicate that UVU is for the third straight year the largest public university in Utah in total headcount, which was 37,282 for the 2017 fall semester, an increase of more than 6.5 […]

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[4 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]

Media contact: Patricia Monsoor| email: pmonsoor@uvu.edu| land: 801.863.5483| cell: 650.454.6441   UVU’s Personal Financial Planning (PFP) students continued their incredible winning streak by capturing first place in the Financial Planning Association’s (FPA) National Financial Planning Challenge October 2-4 in Nashville, TN. UVU has always placed in this competition, but first place eluded them until now. […]

Conferences & Lectures, Engaged Learning, Presidential »

[28 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Scott Trotter | 801-863-6807 | scott.trotter@uvu.edu Michael Hayden, a retired United States Air Force four-star general, former Director of the National Security Agency, former Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence, and former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, will speak at Utah Valley University at 11 a.m. on Oct. 11 in the lecture […]

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[27 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]

Media Contact: Patricia Monsoor | pmonsoor@uvu.edu | land:801-863-5483 | cell:650-454-6441 Utah Valley University Woodbury School of Business students Lewis Hoopes and Hongtao Li represented Woodbury on international teams that won top awards at the 2017 case competition sponsored by the Institute of Internal Auditors on September 24 in Orlando, Fla.  The competition featured students from […]

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[22 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]

Media contact: Patricia Monsoor pmonsoor@uvu.edu landline: 801-863.5483|cell: 650.454-6441   Tapping into the need for companies to create more benefits for employees, combined with an employee’s desire to feel valued and be more efficient, UVU student entrepreneurs Trevor Larson and Andrew Hollis gave birth to PERKNOW. PERKNOW is a solution that includes the acquisition and management […]

Arts & Entertainment, Engaged Learning »

[31 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University is proud to announce that Roots of Knowledge is one of this year’s CODAawards People’s Choice winners. The 5th annual internationally acclaimed CODAawards, distributed by CODAworx, celebrate the top 100 design projects that most successfully integrate commissioned art into interior, architectural, or public spaces.

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[17 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | (801)-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Kaitlin Taft | (801)-863-7771 | KTaft@uvu.edu  In an effort to better serve Utah Valley University’s growing student body by more evenly distributing academic responsibilities, the University has created a new college focused on health professions, public and emergency services, and aviation. The College of Health and Public […]

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[16 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu In response to the increasing need for today’s students to acquire skills and fluency in social media, Utah Valley University, in partnership with NUVI, will open the NUVI Social Media Command Center — a new facility on UVU’s Orem campus that provides students with engaged learning experiences […]

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[16 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Students, faculty, and staff from Utah Valley University will travel to Riverton, Wyo., to observe and study the solar eclipse on Aug. 21. Students are also encouraged to participate through several events on campus during the 11 a.m. hour to observe this rare natural phenomenon. Tour buses […]

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[20 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

Media contact: Patricia Monsoor pmonsoor@uvu.edu landline: 801-863.5483|cell: 650.454-6441 How can a business degree in marketing help stop drug addiction? Ask Woodbury School of Business marketing student, Parker Johnson, and he’ll tell you getting his Woodbury degree is essential to opening more doors to help young people retaliate and turn against drug addiction. “We’re out to […]

Academics, Engaged Learning, In the News »

[14 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Jim McCulloch | 801-863-7004 | Jim.McCulloch@uvu.edu Madeline Black, a first-year student at Utah Valley University’s Culinary Arts Institute, was named the nation’s Student Chef of the Year at the American Culinary Federation’s national convention held in Orlando, Florida, July 8-13th. Black, a sophomore from Provo, becomes the […]

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[13 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University will welcome more than 600 Utah middle-school students to campus on Friday, July 14, for the Sci-Tech EXPO, a major one-day event providing hands-on experiences designed to engage and inspire students to pursue college studies in preparation for career opportunities in science, technology, engineering, […]

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[11 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | lshumway@uvu.edu   London – Utah Valley University (UVU) President Matthew S. Holland addressed the All Party Parliamentary Group on Foreign Affairs, which assembled to discuss “Education Reform: A Key Response to Current International Challenges.” The remarks and discussion were held yesterday at the Palace of Westminster in a House […]

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[22 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | (801)-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Kaitlin Taft | (801)-863-7771 | KTaft@uvu.edu The sky is the limit for future engineers, scientists, and pilots who will have the opportunity Friday, June 23, to explore the world of aviation first-hand at the Utah Valley University Provo Airport Campus. Made possible through a grant provided by […]

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[6 Jun 2017 | 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 is sending out its largest group of interns to Washington, D.C., and New York City. This summer semester, 13 of its brightest students will embark on their once in a lifetime internship experience in those two cities. This […]