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[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 […]

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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: 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.

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[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.

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[27 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Patricia Monsoor | 801-863-5483 | Pmonsoor@uvu.edu Billions of people are finding it impossible to locate their ancestors’ gravesites. First, they must know the right cemetery to travel to, and then they have the arduous task of searching for a headstone in a […]

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[20 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University’s Women’s Success Center and the Utah Women’s Walk will officially open its Women of Influence exhibit June 8. The exhibit, which honors 16 women of influence specific to UVU, is located on the third floor of the Losee Center on […]

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[17 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu The Office of New Urban Mechanics at Utah Valley University, in partnership with the cities of Boston and Philadelphia, as well as cities throughout Utah, is launching an innovative writing contest designed to chart a course for the cities of tomorrow.

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[14 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Barbara Christiansen | 801-863-8208 | BarbaraC@uvu.edu Got a great idea for a new product or business? It usually takes a great deal of assistance from someone experienced to bring that idea into reality and then to create a successful long-term business.

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[12 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Yanko Dzhukev, the first Utah Valley University intern at the United Nations Secretariat, Office of Legal Affairs, joined diplomats at UN headquarters in New York on May 6 to discuss efforts to address the rising rate of food insecurity and malnutrition in the mountainous […]

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[28 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Spencer Wright | 801-863-8208 | spencer.wright@uvu.edu Two teams from Utah Valley University’s communication department recently received prestigious honors for their campaign work on behalf of UVU’s student veterans and partnership with Student Veterans of America.

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[22 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu This summer six Utah Valley University students will begin internships in Washington, D.C. The students are interning in a diverse selection of offices and agencies, actively strengthening UVU’s presence in the nation’s capital.

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[22 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Julie Stowe | 801-863-6805 | JStowe@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University Foundation has awarded the UVU FEMME Club (Females Empowered by Movie Making Experiences) a $5,000 UVU Foundation Merit Grant. The club will use the grant money to help fund a summer camp for […]