Virtual Turkey Trot

December 9, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes On the last day of November, UVU students completed the Virtual Turkey Trot, which spanned the entire month and was hosted by UVU Intramurals. The Turkey Trot was conducted virtually so participants could complete  on their own time and run it anywhere they wanted. Using the tracking device, Strava, runners could keep track of their […]

Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism hosts fourth annual art gallery

November 17, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes UVU’s Melisa Nellesen Center for Autism kicked off their annual Super Spectrum Showcase and Soiree with a new, online spin this year. The gallery, which offers individuals on the autism spectrum the opportunity to present their artwork, will be hosted via webpage this year.  A “surprise blessing” said Laurie Bowen, associate director at the university’s […]

The Peace House Donation

November 13, 2020

Reading Time: < 1 minute The UVU Wasatch Campus has initiated a service project for the Peace House in Park City from Nov. 1-14. The Peace House is a shelter for women and children who are victims of domestic violence.  The Peace House was opened in 1995 after a woman was killed by her husband in a Park City parking […]

UVU’s 2020 Faculty Art Show goes Virtual to Encourage Social Distancing

November 10, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes Despite social distancing limitations, the Utah Valley University Woodbury Art Museum has developed innovative solutions to share art by making the 2020 Faculty Art Show virtual.  The show boasts more than 70 original pieces designed to investigate themes of systems, surfaces, subjects and symbolism. Inspiration for the concept of the show came from Italian Renaissance […]

Sustainability Week: New podcast, student art contest highlight environmental causes

October 19, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes During Sustainability Week, Oct. 19-23, students can call attention to green initiatives by planting trees, making upcycled art, listening to a new environmental ethics podcast and attending virtual events. The Sustainability Office, which works toward carbon neutrality and waste reduction on campus, sponsors this annual event. One of this year’s goals is to show that […]

UVU’s Twelfth Night brings laughter to the outdoors

September 10, 2019

Reading Time: 3 minutes UVU’s School of the Arts presents Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night, making use of the Noorda courtyard for the first time. A must see show For the debut of the outdoor theater alone this show is a must-see. With the efforts of these actors though, if you haven’t seen UVU’s Twelfth Night, you are going to want […]

Annual Wolverine Bingo event a success with students

August 30, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Grande Ballroom was packed full with 673 students in attendance for Wolverine Bingo the night of Aug 28. The winner of the grand prize was Sara Turnbull, a public relations major, who won a trip for two to San Francisco. Other prizes such as grocery bundles, Bluetooth speakers, Airpods and tickets to the upcoming […]