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[22 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu The Utah Valley University Board of Trustees announced today that educator and religious leader Henry B. Eyring will be the keynote speaker during the university’s 2017 commencement exercises. The event will be held on May 4 at 6:30 p.m. in the UCCU Center in Orem, Utah. “President Eyring […]

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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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[23 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | lshumway@uvu.edu Chris Taylor | 801-863-8484 | taylorch@uvu.edu Thatcher+Co: Christina Gillham | 917-825-6990 | cgillham@thatcherandco.com   Utah Valley University (UVU), the largest university in Utah – with support from the Washington D.C.-based National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA), the nation’s leading nonprofit, public-private partnership promoting the safe and secure use of the […]

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[13 Jan 2017 | No Comment | ]

University Marketing & Communications: Layton Shumway | 801-863-6863 | LShumway@uvu.edu  Utah Valley University continues its rapid growth as it strives to meet the needs of the community and the state. That growth has been made possible with the help of many partnerships with local and state legislators and public servants, including former Utah Speaker of the House […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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[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.

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[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 […]