Student get candid about the importance of why becoming involved matters

During her first semester at UVU, Mckell Wall, a communication major, struggled to find her place in a university setting after graduating from her small-town high school of approximately 1,000 students. Wall, who is now the university college senator of UVUSA, attributes her college success to getting involved outside the classroom. “I started out as […]

Earthquake preparedness expert comes to UVU

McKhelyn Jones | Staff Writer Chris Hawker, an earthquake preparedness expert, shared his firsthand account of survival, to UVU students and faculty on Aug. 12. Hawker saved countless lives at the University of Canterbury, during the February 2011 earthquake that shook Christchurch, New Zealand, by using earthquake preparedness techniques he developed after a magnitude 7.1 […]

UVU announces three new notable positions on campus

UVU announces three new notable positions on campus

Garret Stirland | Senior Staff Writer UVU has announced the appointment of three individuals to new positions among the faculty and administration of the university: Jacob Atkin as the associate vice president for finance, Justin Jones as chief of staff and Darrel Hammon as associate vice president of academic outreach and economic development. Atkin has […]

Members of LGBT Club attend Alpine School District board meetings to advocate for equal rights

Karlee Stauffer | Staff Writer Over the summer members of Spectrum: Queer Student Alliance, an LGBT club at UVU advocated for LGBT rights in Utah Valley. Members of Spectrum attended two Alpine School District Board meetings, where they defended transgender students’ rights. Members of the Alpine School District Board wrote a letter stating their intention […]

Seven decades of UVU history now on display at Woodbury Art Museum

Seven decades of UVU history now on display at Woodbury Art Museum

Bonny Dowling | Staff Writer In celebration of UVU’s 75th anniversary, George Sutherland Archives, Woodbury Art Museum,and UVU, have come together to open a free exhibit at the Woodbury Art Museum showcasing art, photographs, and artifacts from the past seven decades through Sept. 24. There are over 100 artifacts on display, to show not only […]

Lacrosse: First-time head coach named Coach of the Year

Lacrosse: First-time head coach named Coach of the Year

It was a regular coaches’ meeting. Utah Valley University lacrosse head coach Brae Burbidge was busy writing notes while all other coaches were looking over the newly released All-American list and Coach of the Year awards on their phones. He realized that everyone started to look at him. Team coordinator Tom James asked him if […]

The UVU library gets an unwelcome visitor

The UVU library gets an unwelcome visitor

UVU Police say a man in his early 20s broke into the Library Building around 8:30 p.m., May 6, by shattering a window panel on the East side of the building. At the time of the incident, the library was closed due to shortened summer hours. Sergeant Kelly Liddiard said a report of a suspicious […]

Associate Dean of Students resigns

Associate Dean of Students resigns

OREM — On Tuesday morning, it was confirmed by a UVU spokesperson that Associate Dean of Students Phil Clegg has resigned. Clegg was the Director of Student Leadership & Activities and has been at UVU since 1997 when it was originally UVSC.  According to the spokesperson, it is the University’s practice not to comment on […]

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