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Humans of UVU: Chrissy Keller

Chrissy Keller, a soon to be 2020 UVU graduate, shares her 15-year journey to graduation: Chrissy Keller, President of the Utah County Republican Women organization, U.S. representative at international folk festivals in 35 countries as the lead vocalist and mandolin player with the World Wide Association of Performing Artists (WWAPA), licensed Esthetician and makeup artist, and […]

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“The Girl Who Drank the Moon” enchants and captivates Utah Valley audiences

The mystical, magical book “The Girl Who Drank The Moon” by Kelly Barnhill has been adapted into a one-act stage production and premiered in partnership with UVU School of the Arts on November 7. It was adapted by playwright Melissa Leilani Larson over the span of two years.  “UVU wanted to produce a new show […]

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Canned vs frozen: The nutritional value

We all know that vegetables and fruits are healthy- but what about canned and frozen produce? Does their nutritional value change with preservatives? How are canned or frozen foods preserved? Canned and frozen produce are preserved in different ways. Frozen foods are preserved by freezing after they are harvested, while canned foods are washed and […]

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Level up: Fantasy roleplay with the Dungeons and Dragons Club

“Life is stressful and our busy lives sometimes isolate us. D&D offers a way to feel connected to a great community in a fun and creative environment,” said Krystal Bush, Vice President of Dungeons and Dragons club and student majoring in Psychology at UVU. Dungeons and Dragons club, also referred to as D&D club, meets […]

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Creamy Broccoli Cheese Soup: Meal Prep 101

Here’s a homestyle favorite for all cheese lovers out there. There are also dairy free options (such as lactose free cheese or almond milk) that can be substituted in this delicious recipe for anyone’s enjoyment.  You will need:  One large pot, a pan, and a small bowl. INGREDIENTS ½ onion    ½ teaspoon of garlic 1 […]

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Utah Repertory Theater’s Sweeney Todd is a bloody good time

Halloween may be behind us, but for those of you who want to keep the spooky season going, the blood-chilling production of “Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” at the Noorda Center for the Performing Arts is sure to thrill and delight. Produced in partnership with the Utah Repertory Theater Company, this haunting, […]

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Eating Creepy and Crawling Bugs

If you’re looking for something new and exotic to try this Halloween, head on over to Koi Ramen in Provo. They’ve got just the dish for you – silkworm pupae with ramen. But hurry, it’s only served this Halloween week. “We came up with this for the specialty of Halloween and also because it is […]

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Humans of UVU: 50-year-old freshman

Oscar award-winning sound mixer turned Wolverine sets his sights on medical school as a 50-year-old freshman. It’s 6:16 a.m., and David Parker a freshman studying biology is waiting at the Trax station in Salt Lake City for his ride to the Frontrunner. He will take that train to UVU and back by 3 p.m. to […]

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Humans of UVU: Week 3

Week 3 of Humans of UVU focuses on a sophomore named Makena Saluone. Saluone is majoring in Civil Engineering at UVU and shared an interesting story regarding her and her aunt. “We were in San Diego for Comic-Con and decided to wait at the bottom floor of our hotel to see if we could find […]

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Royal Heroes of UVU: Children’s champions

Established last fall in 2018, Royal Heroes of UVU is an organization that makes visits to children at local hospitals or community events as princesses and heroes, they also host fundraisers and events for pediatric cancer research. Members of Royal Heroes club don’t just dress up for Halloween .“We make a difference in kids’ lives. […]

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