Banff Film Festival sells out for 17th year

Banff Film Festival sells out for 17th year

The Outdoor Adventure Center (OAC) hosted the sold-out Banff Mountain Film Festival for the 17th year on Feb. 14 -15 in the Raegan Theater. “There is a huge mountain community [in Utah] and everyone seems to come together for those two nights,” said Kim Reynolds, OAC program coordinator. “The films are not full of high […]

Mardi Gras dressed to impress, entertain and unite

Mardi Gras dressed to impress, entertain and unite

UVUSA hosted an all-night Mardi Gras event on Friday, Feb 10. The student body and community members over 18 partied harder than they have since the Insomnia event in October of last year. “It was a party from the moment you walk in the door. It was overwhelming at first because you didn’t know what […]

Bible Study: a bridge between church and state

Bible Study: a bridge between church and state

Campus Bible Fellowship, a religious organization based out of Cleveland, Ohio has called Mike and Sharon Keller to work as missionaries in Utah County to help connect churches to campus by holding weekly Bible study. “Bible Study is a place where anyone of any religious faith can learn and study the Bible, said Mike Keller. […]

Bad Suns kick off Heartbreaker tour in SLC

Bad Suns kick off Heartbreaker tour in SLC

Bad Suns will return to The Complex in Salt Lake City on Feb. 28 to kick off their national Heartbreaker tour. The American indie-rock band from Southern California is touring the country after releasing their sophomore album Disappear Here in Sept. 2016. Christo Bowman and his bandmates Gavin Bennett, Miles Morris and Ray Libby, are […]

VoiceLine advances to Northwest semi-finals

VoiceLine advances to Northwest semi-finals

VoiceLine, UVU’s all men a cappella group, took first place in the Northwest quarter finals in the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella 2017 Tournament held Jan. 28. Six a cappella groups from Utah and Colorado competed for the chance to move onto the Northwest Semifinals in Oregon. Each group had 12 minutes to perform […]

Serenade for Strings

Serenade for Strings

Utah Valley University’s School of the Arts hosted the Utah Symphony’s Serenade of Strings on Jan. 24 at 7:30 p.m. The string section of the Utah Symphony not only maintained a persona of professionalism and class during their performance, but they also inspired young artists and students in the crowd to follow their dreams.The Serenade […]

Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

In honor of Chinese New Year and 2017, the year of the rooster, the International Student Council has planned an event to not only celebrate but bring a little cultural diversity to Utah County. Steven Zhang, a pre-nursing sophomore and head of the Chinese New Year event committee, has incorporated family new year traditions for […]

Student Profile: Kiersten Zundel

Student Profile: Kiersten Zundel

Theater is not just about filling the part according Kiersten Zundel, a sophomore theater major; it is about connecting with the character, the cast and performing the best show for the audience. Zundel first started her career in elementary school when she landed the role of Ariel and fell in love with theater. “I actually […]