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[1 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University’s 76th Commencement Exercises will be held on Thursday, May 4, in celebration of more than 5,000 graduates. Commencement exercises begin at 6:30 p.m. in the UCCU Center on UVU’s Orem Campus. The featured speaker will be President Henry B. Eyring, First Counselor in the […]

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[1 May 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   Utah Valley University will award four honorary doctorate degrees during its 76th Commencement on Thursday, May 4, including an honorary doctorate of humane letters to President Henry B. Eyring of the First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, who is the evening’s […]

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[9 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu   With Utah Valley University’s 75th anniversary celebration complete, President Matthew S. Holland encouraged UVU faculty, staff, and students to work to make the next 25 years even more marvelous as he delivered his 2017 State of the University address on Feb. 7. “The path to 2041 […]

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[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 […]

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[29 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

  University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |lshumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland has been named the winner of the 2016 Dive Award: Executive of the Year by Education Dive, a leading education news publisher. Matthew Holland became the sixth president of Utah Valley University in 2009 and has been improving […]

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[18 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | lshumway@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University library – one of the enduring symbols of the institution’s transition to university status – has a namesake. UVU President Matthew S. Holland today announced during the university’s culminating 75th anniversary event – the unveiling of […]

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[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 […]

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[6 Jun 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 Utah Valley University will join 30 other colleges and universities from across the country to perform at the National College Dance Festival on June 9–11 at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C.

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[20 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

St. George Spectrum: Southern Utah firefighters gather for hands-on training Daily Herald: Utah County police agencies understaffed and overworked Daily Herald: Women leading the way for change in Utah County KSL Radio: Wage gap for women The Post-Journal (New York): Report details Hispanic community needs — better jobs, housing, healthcare and education KSL.com: This year’s college graduates […]

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[13 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

KUTV: Person 2 Person — John Quinones KUTV: Web Exclusive — John Quinones’ advice for  new graduates CNBC: Using a free online retirement calculator? Be cautious KSL.com: Utahns celebrate graduation around the state Post Register (Idaho): Orem woman among first to join Army infantry Good4Utah: U.S. forces sent to Yemen — what it means for the U.S. […]

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[6 May 2016 | No Comment | ]

Fox 13: Fire Games at UVU pits graduating firefighters against team of alumni Daily Herald: PolicyHacking Lab assists legislators in making smart laws KSL Radio: A Woman’s View with Amanda Dickson Valley Business Hub: New York Times bestselling author to headline UVU’s annual Business & Economic Forum Daily Herald: UVU Graduate — Champion dancer tells […]

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[29 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

Daily Herald: SLC’s Avrec Art House ‘just like a gym,’ but for filmmaking Dixie Sun News: Going global — Partnership with UVU to provide international teaching opportunities Gephardtdaily.com: John Quinones to speak at Utah Valley graduation Fusion.net: A German city just did something genius to help people cross the street with looking at their phones The […]

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[22 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

Daily Herald: doTERRA funds 75 scholarships in honor of UVU’s 75th anniversary Daily Herald:  ‘Uplifting’ celebration promotes autism interaction, understanding within community Noodls.com: Boundary maintenance in Mormonism addressed by church public affairs head The Slovenia Times: Bled school IEDC salutes women leaders Huffington Post: Who is living in the Mormon ‘bubble?’ BYU Daily Universe: Scholars […]

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[15 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

St. George Spectrum: Dixie State, Utah Valley universities partner for international student-teaching program Reason.com: College grad looking for a job? The NSA wants you! Deseret News: UVU to host conference on Mormon boundaries with Michael Otterson, Ross Douthat Daily Herald: UVU students fight autism with paint war Fox 13: Color War BYU Daily Universe: More […]

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[9 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

Deseret News: UVU Trustees approve plans for five new master’s degree programs Fox 13: Five new master’s degrees at UVU Good4Utah: UVU to offer five new master’s degrees KSL Radio: UVU announces plans for five new master’s degrees Daily Herald: UVU approves five new master’s degrees The Review: Five new master’s degrees approved by Board of Trustees […]