Engaged Learning

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[9 Feb 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 Utah Valley University’s American Marketing Association captured first place in all but one category at the 4th annual American Marketing Association’s Western Regional Conference, held Jan. 29–30 at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.  

Community, Engaged Learning »

[1 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Alex Sousa | 801-863-8208 | ASousa@uvu.edu Utah Valley University will host a delegation of six Ukrainian leaders participating in the Open World Program. The delegates will spend Feb. 20–28 in Utah learning more about accountable governance.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[27 Jan 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 Utah Valley University’s personal financial planning program (PFP) won the Industry Issues Competition hosted by the Foundation for Financial Services Professionals (FSP), ranking first in the nation among 22 other schools.

Community, Engaged Learning, Faculty »

[26 Jan 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 The Utah Valley Chamber of Commerce has awarded the Business and Education Partnership Award to Utah Valley University Woodbury School of Business and LJ Cooper Wealth Advisors. This is the first year that this award has been […]

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[25 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Kellene Ricks Adams | 801-863-8504 | kadams@uvu.edu This month, Utah Valley University kicks off a milestone event — its 75th anniversary.

Community, Engaged Learning »

[22 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu During the past 29 years, Utah Valley University’s Auto Expo has become one of Utah’s largest and best-known cars shows. Open to enthusiasts, casual observers and families alike, the expo showcases more than 700 shiny and pristine automobiles with entries of every type […]

Engaged Learning »

[20 Jan 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 The Utah Valley University’s Woodbury School of Business Entrepreneurship Institute is sponsoring an Opportunity Quest Business Plan Competition through Jan. 23. Students with the winning business plan can win up to $7,000.

Community, Engaged Learning »

[15 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu This semester, eight Utah Valley University’s students are completing internships in Washington, D.C. Seven of the eight will be interning in a congressional office and Mallory Oliverson will be interning with The Heritage Foundation.

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[12 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University will provide insightful engaged learning experiences for ten students who will intern during the 2016 legislative session.

Engaged Learning, Faculty »

[11 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Genna Erickson | 801-863-7771 | GErickson@uvu.edu Utah Valley University has established a new Office of National Security Studies and hired Ryan Vogel, a 2004 alumnus and nationally recognized expert in national security and international law, as the director. He brings more than a decade […]

Community, Conferences & Lectures, Engaged Learning »

[11 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Alex Sousa | 801-863-8208 | ASousa@uvu.edu Registration is now open for the third annual SheTech Explorer Day, an event to introduce more than 1,000 high school girls in grades 9-12 to programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[16 Dec 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Alex Sousa | 801-863-8208 | ASousa@uvu.edu Yanko Dzhukev, a political science major, will be the first student from Utah Valley University to intern at the Mountain Partnership Secretariat under the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations in Rome.

Academics, Community, Engaged Learning »

[2 Dec 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Genna Erickson | 801-863-7771 | GErickson@uvu.edu Pulling fire engines full of water, chopping beams in half, and building sheetrock walls are only a few of the activities in Utah Valley University’s Firefighter Recruit Candidate Academy’s traditional Fire Games, where academy graduates compete against a […]

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Layton Shumway |  801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Up until a few years ago, science was the furthest thing from Brian Patchett’s mind. He was too busy being a rock star.

Academics, Engaged Learning »

[27 Nov 2015 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Written by: Spencer Wright | 801-863-6042 | spencer.wright@uvu.edu Sixteen public relations majors from Utah Valley University, along with other PR professionals and students from across the globe, recently gathered in Atlanta, Ga., for the PRSA 2015 International Conference, where UVU’s PRSSA chapter received the […]