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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 […]

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[5 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu  Written by: Barbara Christiansen Utah Valley University student entrepreneur Santiago Gallardo earned first place in November in the Utah chapter of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (EO GSEA), a competition for students who own and operate a business while attending college or university. He is […]

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[9 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |LShumway@uvu.edu Written by: Genna Erickson | 801-863-7771| GErickson@uvu.edu  Playing tug-of-war with a fire engine full of water, chopping wooden beams in half and building sheetrock walls at breakneck speed are only a few of the activities at Utah Valley University’s traditional Fire Games, set for Wednesday, Dec. 14. The friendly competition […]

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[6 Dec 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’s public relations students have done it again — at a gala for the Utah Public Relations Society of America Golden Spike awards on Dec. 1, the University went head to head with students and industry professionals and came […]

Academics, Arts & Entertainment, Community, Engaged Learning, In the News, Presidential »

[2 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu For decades, performing arts students at Utah Valley University have had no building to call their own. Thanks to historic contributions from private donors and funding from the Utah State Legislature, that will soon change forever. After securing more than $22 million in private donations over the […]

Arts & Entertainment, Engaged Learning »

[16 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Thatcher+Co: Michelle Prince | 914-523-8937 | mprince@thatcherandco.com   Orem, Utah – Marking the culmination of its 75th anniversary, Utah Valley University (UVU) will unveil for the first time Friday a massive stained glass window project now 12 years in the making called “Roots of Knowledge.” […]

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[7 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu     Public relations students at Utah Valley University have been named the best in the nation; at the National PRSSA (Public Relations Student Society of America) conference in Indianapolis in late October, the University’s student society received the honor as the […]

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[4 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu   Orem, Utah – Utah Valley University (UVU) today announced that the gallery that will house the university’s Roots of Knowledge windows will be named after Marc and Deborah Bingham, Orem-based philanthropists who donated $1.5 million to the stained glass project.

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning, Presidential »

[21 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Orem/Salt Lake City, Utah – Utah Valley University (UVU), Utah’s largest institution of higher learning and Utah Education Network (UEN), a nationally recognized innovator in broadband and broadcast delivery of educational services for educators and students, today announced plans to create companion curriculum […]

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[21 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Orem, Utah, Oxford and London, UK – Utah Valley University (UVU) and the Glaziers’ Livery Company today announced that Christ Church, Oxford University and the Glaziers’ Art Fair will include an exhibition of Roots of Knowledge, a significant work of stained glass, prior […]

Academics, Conferences & Lectures, Engaged Learning »

[19 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Representatives from 13 different countries will gather at Utah Valley University on Oct. 25 for the University’s Diplomatic Conference on International Trade Relations, featuring opportunities for exchanging ideas, networking, and planting the seeds of economic and academic prosperity.

Conferences & Lectures, Engaged Learning, Presidential »

[18 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu     Dave Ulrich, one of the world’s leading business thinkers, will speak as part of Utah Valley University’s Presidential Lecture Series at 11:30 a.m. on Oct. 27 in the Science Building auditorium. The Presidential Lecture Series, sponsored by the UVU […]

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[13 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Orem, Utah/New York City – Utah Valley University (UVU) and The General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen of the City of New York, today announced that the General Society’s first Artisan Lecture of the fall will be, “Illuminating Knowledge: Creating a Major Stained […]

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[12 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu It really is rocket science. Students from Utah Valley University will be demonstrating their knowledge and skills by launching rockets Saturday with the Utah Rocket Club. If weather permits, the launches will take place west of Utah Lake, past Eagle Mountain and […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning, In the News, Presidential »

[12 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Orem, Utah – Established in 1941, Utah Valley University is considered relatively young by higher education standards. Based on its enrollment growth, however, one would never guess it. Enrollment data released today by the Utah System of Higher Education indicate UVU remains the […]