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Student Spotlight: Shelby Griffiths embarks on journey of self-published self-discovery

“Do not let the fear of criticism or the fear of rejection prevent you from doing what you want to do.” Shelby Griffiths UVU student Shelby Griffiths, a current English major, recently published her first poetry novel, titled Wildflower. In an interview conducted on Wednesday, Aug. 28, Griffiths described the long yet healing journey of […]

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Meet Thirty Day Bae: the ‘radical dating experiment’ shaking up Utah courtship

What if two people committed to a relationship for 30 days? A group of young adults are trying to find out, and they “mean business.”

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It’s Complicated: Better or just better dishwasher?

Dear Reagan, My wife never does the dishes. We tend to split up who makes dinner pretty evenly. With both of us in school and working, our schedules are very different during the day so we hardly ever eat breakfast and lunch together. Every night when I come home there are dishes left in the […]

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Review: ‘Provo’s Most Eligible’ is the perfect microcosm of dating in Utah Valley

Senior Staff Writer Olivia Diaz: “Where the actual show has booze-fueled dramatics during cocktail parties, this show has glasses of apple juice. Provo’s Most Eligible definitely feels like the apple juice version of the Bachelor franchise.”

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It’s Complicated: Crushing on another girl

Reagan advises a student who wants to ask another woman out, but doesn’t know if she’s into girls.

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It’s Complicated: Reagan talks handholding

Dear Reagan, My girlfriend really hates holding my hand. She says they get too sweaty for her, but I really enjoy the closeness I get from holding her hand. Is there anything I can do about this or do I just have to be resigned to never getting what I want again? Best, Full Heart, […]

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UVU visual arts students struggle for space and resources as Noorda Center opens

Students in the visual arts department feel undervalued and underfunded as the Noorda Center for the Performing Arts prepares to open in March. The Noorda Center, originally proposed as a benefit for all arts students at UVU, is largely going to benefit the performing arts, leaving some visual arts students frustrated. With the new space […]

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UVU talent featured in regional premiere of Broadway musical

The Tony award-winning musical An American in Paris is coming to Utah thanks to the Hale Center Theatre in Sandy. This musical premiered on Broadway in 2015 and is an adaptation of the 1951 Gene Kelly movie of the same name. It features music and lyrics by George and Ira Gershwin, two of the most […]

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What you need to know about service animals at UVU

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ _builder_version=”3.0.47″][et_pb_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″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.74″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] In an email sent to all the department chairs, Raj Sharma, director of Accessibility Services, answered several basic questions about service animals, such as, “What is a Service Animal?” “A service animal is defined as a dog [or other animal] that has […]

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