Patrick Keane quizzes audience with hilarious comedy routine

October 5, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes Patrick Keane, a popular comedian, performed at the Ragan Theater as part of UVUSA’s Late Night Laughs event. Free popcorn and drinks were handed out Oct. 3 as attendees filed into the theater. Once the show began, the audience gladly welcomed Jordan Makin, who works at the UVU public speaking lab, onto the stage. Makin, […]

Why receiving your master’s might be right for you

September 25, 2018

Reading Time: 3 minutes Students approaching graduation, whether they’re graduating with their bachelor’s degree or their associate’s, might be wondering what to do after the ceremony ends and the caps and gowns come off.  UVU offers many graduate programs for those looking to receive a higher education, including degree programs in a master of accountancy, business administration, computer science, […]

Twenty One Pilots release four singles for their album Trench

September 13, 2018

Reading Time: 3 minutes Twenty One Pilots, a two-member band originating from Columbus, Ohio, began their rise to fame with the release of their fourth album, Blurryface, in May 2015. Since the release of Blurryface, lead singer Tyler Joseph and drummer Josh Dun have been on a hiatus, touring internationally and working on developing new songs to release on […]

Velour Open Mic Night Showcases Local Talent

September 10, 2018

Reading Time: 3 minutes [et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.0.48″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″ parallax=”off” parallax_method=”on”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.0.74″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] The Velour, a popular music venue in Provo, hosts an Open Mic Night every Wednesday at 8 p.m. to find local musicians and showcase their talent. Sept. 5th was an especially great evening to discover new music […]

Green Out dance welcomes students back to school

August 29, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes [et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text] UVU hosted its first official dance of the year at the track field to welcome students back to school. The Green Out dance, held on Aug. 24, was appropriately named as students wore wolverine t-shirts and glow in the dark green bracelets to light up the field, exemplifying school pride. The dance […]

Orem’s new event center will be more than just a music venue

August 16, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Rise, a new venue in Orem, recently launched its release party showcasing diversity in talented local artists on Aug. 4. The grand opening, which lasted from seven p.m. to midnight last Saturday, included eclectic musical performances from bands and artists in varying genres. Although rain pounded on the streets outside, the booming bass lines […]

UVU partner, Sundance Summer Theatre, showcases outdoor production of Oklahoma!

August 7, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes Sundance Summer Theatre is currently showcasing Rodger’s and Hammerstein’s “Oklahoma!”, a musical production full of stunning costume designs and choreography set against the pine trees surrounding the Sundance Mountain Resort. The outdoor theatre, after being closed for several years, made its return in 2008 after resort founder, Robert Redford, wanted to re-emphasize live performance amongst […]

Advice for college seniors

July 26, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes As you are approaching the end of your college career, you may be dealing with a range of emotions. Perhaps you are feeling joy and relief that you are finally a senior close to graduation. On the other hand, you might be experiencing stress over the idea of no longer being in school. Maybe even […]