Author: Justin Ritter

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Health services offer students a healthy dose of wellness

Students wanting to improve their health, change their lifestyle or just stay healthy need not look farther than campus for a professional resource and health services.

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Delegation from Tajikistan visits campus

Four legislators from Tajikistan visited UVSC as part of an international exchange program that brought them to Utah from Dec. 6-14, 2007.

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Campus police draft plan in case of shooter

Campus police have recently added an active shooter segment to UVSC’s emergency plan, outlining what students should do if someone opens fire on campus.

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UVSC hosts women’s career conference

A career conference focusing on women in technology will be held at UVSC on Nov. 28.

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Debate team brings home awards

A recent pair of tournaments has sent the UVSC debate team home with awards and recognition.

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UVSC’s Central Asian connection

UVSC is home to a groundbreaking exchange of delegates, information and ideas between Utah and the Central Asian republics.Over the past eight years, the college has been the heart of what Dr. Alex Stecker said is an "unbelievable exchange" between Utah and countries such as Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Turkistan.

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Student speech competition premiers at UVSC

For the first time, on Nov. 12, UVSC students will put their words to work and battle for cash prizes in a speech competition. The Marie Clegg Jones Annual Speech Competition is a new event in which all students can register to participate. "It’s going to be really neat," said Dr. Janet Colvin, the event’s […]

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The solution to resolutions

The new year is just around the corner, and with it will doubtlessly come countless resolutions. Within weeks or even days of the ball dropping in Times Square, however, many will already have broken their resolve and will be setting their resolutions aside until 2009. So what’s the secret to reading that book, losing those […]

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Body image psychologist to visit UVSC

A local body image psychologist will be speaking about eating disorders at UVSC on Nov. 7.Nicole Hawkins, clinical director of Orem’s Center for Change, will be speaking on the media’s influence on body image and eating disorders at a workshop sponsored by the UVSC Student Health Services Wellness Program.

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Spinning a new Web

As part of the transition to university status, the school Web site is undergoing a change from www.uvsc.edu to www.uvu.edu."It’s a monumental task," said Ray Walker, UVSC’s chief information officer.The transition includes rebuilding many of the Web site’s pages and changing all references from Utah Valley State College, including logos and words.

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