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29 11, 2022

Utah Valley University Students Create NFTs in Unique Fintech Learning Project

By |2022-11-29T13:01:43-07:00November 29th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

Orem, Utah – Business and computer science students at Utah Valley University (UVU) have created UVU-themed Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) and launched a platform where they can be purchased. Proceeds from the sale of the NFTs will help fund Presidential Scholarships. NFTs are one-of-a-kind digital files whose ownership is registered in a network of secure [...]

16 11, 2022

Participate in the Emerging Tech Policy Lab Cyber-Preparedness Survey

By |2022-11-16T20:00:43-07:00November 16th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

The Emerging Tech Policy Lab (EMTECH) is a state-funded research and consulting group created with the intention of leveraging students and faculty from Utah Valley University and Utah State University to serve Utahn industry. The EMTECH program is collecting data on Utahan businesses’ current level of cyber-preparedness via an anonymous survey. The data from [...]

18 10, 2022

Utah Valley University Fall Enrollment Tops 43,000 Students

By |2022-10-26T11:59:52-07:00October 18th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

The total number of students increases by 4.45%. OREM, Utah — Utah Valley University (UVU) welcomed 43,099 students for the 2022 fall semester, according to data provided by the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE), showing a student population increase of 4.45% over last year. The strong fall enrollment follows the university’s largest graduating [...]

11 10, 2022

Utah Valley University Receives Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Award

By |2022-10-26T11:56:09-07:00October 11th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

HACU will also honor UVU’s Latino Scientists of Tomorrow program SAN DIEGO, CA — Utah Valley University (UVU) received the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) Outstanding Member Institution award on Oct. 9 at the HACU national conference in San Diego. Dr. Kyle A. Reyes, vice president of institutional advancement, accepted the award [...]

30 06, 2022

Utah Valley University Ties for First in the Nation at SkillsUSA National Competition

By |2022-07-05T10:06:31-07:00June 30th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

UVU’s College of Engineering & Technology boasts five gold medalist students OREM, Utah — Utah Valley University (UVU) students continued their success at the national SkillsUSA competition in Atlanta, Georgia last week. UVU earned five national championship gold medals, three silver, and one bronze. The eight medals tie UVU for first place in the country in postsecondary [...]

27 06, 2022

Utah Valley University’s ‘Latino Scientists of Tomorrow’ Program to be Duplicated at 6 Universities Across the U.S.

By |2022-06-28T12:17:07-07:00June 27th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

Funding provided by the Dominion Energy Foundation   OREM, Utah — Utah Valley University’s (UVU) “Latino Scientists of Tomorrow” (LST) summer bridge program will be duplicated at six universities across the U.S. and Puerto Rico thanks to The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU) and a three-year $2 million grant from the Dominion Energy Foundation [...]

18 05, 2022

UVU Receives $771,550 from the Utah System of Higher Education to Implement New Innovative Programs

By |2022-05-25T08:09:10-07:00May 18th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

OREM, Utah ­­— Utah Valley University (UVU) received $771,550 from the Utah System of Higher Education (USHE) to run programs in the University’s Innovation Academy that will give students real-world experience and for Delphinium software that will help students graduate faster. UVU’s Innovation Academy will use part of the funding to offer “UVU Excelerate,” a project-based summer bridge [...]

17 05, 2022

Utah Valley University Appoints Christina Baum as New Vice President of Digital Transformation and CIO

By |2022-05-18T15:20:32-07:00May 17th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

OREM, Utah — Utah Valley University (UVU) has appointed Christina Baum as its new vice president of digital transformation and chief information officer, effective immediately. Baum was most recently serving as associate vice president of academic and student digital services at UVU. In her new position at UVU, Baum will be responsible for continuing and building the vision, [...]

27 04, 2022

Larry H. & Gail Miller Family Foundation Creates $3M Endowed Directorship at Utah Valley University’s Center for Constitutional Studies

By |2022-04-27T12:14:54-07:00April 27th, 2022|Member News|0 Comments

Donation will help the center increase constitutional literacy at home and abroad   OREM, Utah — The Larry H. & Gail Miller Family Foundation announced a $3 million endowed gift yesterday to create a perpetual directorship at Utah Valley University (UVU) Center for Constitutional Studies (CCS). “We are grateful for the opportunity to further Utah [...]

20 04, 2022

Speaking on Business: Utah Valley University – Cybersecurity

By |2022-04-18T12:55:11-07:00April 20th, 2022|Blog, Speaking on Business|0 Comments

The Salt Lake Chamber · Speaking on Business: Utah Valley University - Cybersecurity This is Derek Miller, Speaking on Business. Utah Valley University took first place last year in a national cybersecurity competition, beating out West Point, Duke, Georgetown, and the Naval Academy. Leading UVU’s efforts is Brandon Amacher, who is encouraging every business to [...]

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