UVU Students Impacted by Immigration Issues

April 24, 2019

Reading Time: 3 minutes Throughout time, people have migrated from one place to another in order to obtain resources. Nowadays, migration has a new impetus: searching for a better life by escaping the turmoil of home. UVU students who are immigrants, or whose parents emigrated to the U.S., are familiar with the struggles of coming to a new land […]

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, […]

LeVar Burton strives to make education accessible for all children

May 18, 2018

Reading Time: 2 minutes Photo courtesy of Sam Howzit Actor LeVar Burton’s goal is to make literacy accessible to every child everywhere through the use of technology and storytelling. Burton was the keynote speaker at UVU’s first National Summit on Dual-Mission Institutions, which brought together educators, policy makers and government officials to brainstorm ideas on how to meet the […]

Festival highlights lives of American Indians

December 10, 2012

Reading Time: 2 minutes The 2nd Annual American Indian Film Festival, hosted at Utah Valley University featured films to celebrate the American Indian culture and their women. Apache 8 and Miss. Navajo were within the selection of films.

The gift of education

October 1, 2012

Reading Time: 2 minutes UVU hosts its twenty-second annual President’s Scholarship Ball in celebration of newly awarded scholarships

Bridging the gender gap

September 24, 2012

Reading Time: 3 minutes While UVU is making strides in education, credibility and student attendance, one area it is having difficulty with is overcoming the gender gap that exists on campus.