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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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[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 […]

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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[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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[9 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | Lshumway@uvu.edu Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland announced that over $87 million has been raised during his tenure, including over $15 million for student scholarships. The announcement came during the University’s 26th annual President’s Scholarship Ball, an annual event that honors University donors and showcases […]

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[5 Aug 2016 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: | Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 |Lshumway@uvu.edu   After an extensive search with many highly qualified applicants, Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland announced Thursday that Justin Jones has been named the new chief of staff for the president’s office, effective August 16, 2016.

Community, Presidential, Sports & Athletics »

[22 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

Utah Valley University broke ground on a new $3.5 million practice and conditioning facility to house its men’s and women’s basketball teams on Wednesday, June 22.

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[25 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | Melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University will award four honorary doctorate degrees during its historic 75th Commencement on April 28. Recipients include Justice Christine Durham of the Utah Supreme Court; Todd Pedersen, CEO of Vivint Smart Home; and John Valentine, chair of the Utah State Tax Commission. Commencement exercises […]

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[1 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release  University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Natasha Trethewey, an American writer who served as the United States Poet Laureate from 2012-14, will speak at Utah Valley University on April 12 at 1 p.m. in the Classroom Building Lecture Hall as part of the University’s annual Presidential Lecture Series.

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[30 Mar 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 Utah Valley University’s Board of Trustees and President Matthew S. Holland have announced the 2016 recipients of the annual Trustee Awards of Excellence and Presidential Awards of Excellence. Award recipients are selected and recognized for […]

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[22 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Three past presidents who led Utah Valley University will be on campus Wednesday, March 23, to receive honorary doctorate degrees at the institution’s annual Appreciation Banquet.

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[3 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]

For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Melinda Colton | 801-863-6807 | melindac@uvu.edu Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland announced today that an historic amount of $20 million has been raised for a new performing arts building to be constructed on the Orem Campus of UVU. This is the largest amount of private funding raised […]