Fall semester memorable for UVU athletics

Fall semester memorable for UVU athletics

Photo by Julie Ostler Several teams made Utah Valley University history this fall and others brought championships to UVU. With the culmination of the fall 2016 semester rapidly approaching, we take a moment to reflect on the accomplishments of the UVU student-athletes. Wrestler Dustin Dennison finishes first at national tournament Nov. 13 on the campus […]

UVU alumnus Frimpong aims for 2022 Olympics

UVU alumnus Frimpong aims for 2022 Olympics

After graduating from Utah Valley University in 2013, marketing major and track athlete Akwasi Frimpong took to the business world to begin his professional career, leaving his athletic career behind. Though he had accomplished some great things for the UVU track and field team, Frimpong decided to see what he could accomplish in the professional […]

Brandon Randolph points UVU toward winning ways

Brandon Randolph points UVU toward winning ways

Photo by Brigham Berthold It’s not often a college basketball player leaves the packed gyms of the powerhouse Big East for the Western Athletic Conference, but junior guard Brandon Randolph did just that when he made the decision to come to Utah Valley University. Randolph began his college career with the Xavier Musketeers, a perennial […]

A Catholic reads The Book of Mormon

A Catholic reads The Book of Mormon

After being in the beautiful State of Deseret for almost two months, there was a night in October when I decided to give the Book of Mormon a try. It is easier to adapt to a state like Utah and to the people when you better understand the culture. I am Catholic. I pray the […]

Men’s soccer: UVU’s magical season falls short

Men’s soccer: UVU’s magical season falls short

Photo by Julie Ostler In just its third year of existence, the Utah Valley University men’s soccer team crashed the national rankings and camped there for a total of 14 weeks. However, UVU’s magical season ended with a loss to UNLV in the conference tournament semifinals. “It was a fantastic year,” said head coach Greg […]

Men’s basketball: UVU shocks BYU 114-101

Men’s basketball: UVU shocks BYU 114-101

PROVO, Utah—In its previous trip to the Marriott Center, the Utah Valley University men’s basketball team scored a total of 54 points. UVU matched that at the end of the first half as Brandon Randolph sunk a long 3-pointer at the buzzer in a 114-101 win over BYU Saturday. Randolph was just shy of a triple-double and […]

Roots of Knowledge

Roots of Knowledge

The Roots of Knowledge stained glass artwork was made to not only celebrate Utah Valley University’s 75th year anniversary, but to inspire and encourage students and others to make their mark on history. The masterpiece will be revealed November 18. The 26 extremely detailed stained glass panels, conceived by Tom Holdman -an internationally recognized stain […]

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