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[20 May 2013 | No Comment | ]

May 17, 2013 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert Written by: Chris Taylor Utah Valley University will host a series of campus and community forums Tuesday and Wednesday, May 21-22, as part of the search for its new athletic director. The four finalists for the position are: Kurt Esser, senior associate athletic […]

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[5 Apr 2013 | No Comment | ]

April 5, 2013 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert The Orem Owlz, affiliate of Major League Baseball’s Los Angeles Angels, announced that they have extended their lease of Brent Brown Ballpark at Utah Valley University.

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[29 Jan 2013 | 3 Comments | ]

January 28, 2013 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chris Taylor (801) 863-8484 While the year 2013 will signal the beginning of an era for the UVU athletics department as it commences competition in the Western Athletic Conference later this year, it will also mark the end of […]

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[2 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]

November 1, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Matt Reichman (801) 863-6808 Just shy of its one-year anniversary, the Utah Valley University Bass Team is already making a name for itself among the country’s top anglers. In early September, the fishing club competed in, and helped host, the […]

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[9 Oct 2012 | 2 Comments | ]

October 9, 2012 For Immediate Release UVU Athletics: Clint Burgi (801) 863-8644 Written by: Brad Plothow (801) 863-7149 Utah Valley University today announced that it has accepted an invitation to join the Western Athletic Conference. The Wolverines’ membership in the new-look WAC will take effect July 1, 2013, and UVU will begin athletic competition in […]

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[19 Jun 2012 | No Comment | ]

June 18, 2012 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-8504 The Utah Valley University men’s rodeo team tied for third place at the College National Finals Rodeo June 10-16 in Casper, Wyo., with students Tag Elliott and Ben Carson each winning individual national titles.

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[5 Apr 2011 | No Comment | ]

April 4, 2011 For Immediate Release University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Jim Rayburn (801) 863-6351 Six Utah Valley University students are advancing to the 2011 College National Finals Rodeo and four of them will carry Rocky Mountain Region Rodeo titles with them. After the final region rodeo held March 24-26 […]

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[30 Aug 2010 | No Comment | ]

August 30, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: UVU, Chris Taylor (801) 863-8484; UCCU, Brad Norton (801) 223-8188 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Utah Valley University officials inked a 10-year, $250,000 a year naming rights agreement this week with Utah Community Credit Union to rename […]

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[20 Jul 2010 | No Comment | ]

July 20, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: James Warnick (801) 863-6231 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: James Warnick (801) 863-6231 ATLANTA –  The Utah Valley University women’s basketball team was recognized on Tuesday by the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) for having the best NCAA Division I team […]

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[18 Jun 2010 | No Comment | ]

June 18, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Bob Ward (801) 863-8263 University Marketing & Communications: Mike Rigert (801) 863-6807 Written by: Karissa Neely (801) 863-6351 The Utah Valley University men’s volleyball club will host an outdoor doubles volleyball tournament at UVU on Saturday, June 26, at 8 a.m. on the grass field at […]

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[26 Feb 2010 | No Comment | ]

February 26, 2010 For Immediate Release For more information: Todd Low (801) 863-6434 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon (801) 863-6807 Written by: Chelsey Richardson (801) 863-8504 The UVU Automotive Club and Wolverine Racing Team are revving their engines in preparation for a high-octane engaged learning experience at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway this week. […]

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[21 Sep 2009 | 3 Comments | ]

September 21, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Shane Draper (801) 885-5753 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 The Utah Valley University Rodeo team kicked off its season at the Southern Utah University rodeo in Cedar City, Utah, last week with both the men’s and women’s […]

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[21 Sep 2009 | No Comment | ]

September 17, 2009 For Immediate Release For more information: Katreena Davis (801) 863-7022 University Marketing & Communications: Erin Spurgeon, (801) 863-6807 Written by: Alex Strickland (801) 863-6351 Normally, an old Chevrolet El Camino isn’t worth a second look. But more than 300 local high school students and plenty of speed fiends will be watching closely […]

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[17 Jun 2009 | No Comment | ]

All-time juco home run king is playing for LA Dodgers June 17, 2009 Former Wolverine Mitch Jones became just the second Utah Valley player to appear in a Major League Baseball game when he pinch-hit for the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night. Jones made his debut with an at-bat in the bottom of the […]

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[19 May 2009 | No Comment | ]

May 19, 2009 For Immediate Release For an Interview: Brad Mertz (801) 863-5112 Utah Valley University Athletics will unveil its new state-of-the-art computer lab, donated by Vucci Technology Solutions, tomorrow in a formal ribbon cutting. Vucci donated $100,000 worth of equipment and services to refit the athletics department computer lab with virtual desktops and managed […]