News & Events

January Events

Spring 2017 Begins!

January 9

Welcome to our new UVU students, and welcome back to our continuing UVU students! 

 

Martin Luther King (MLK) Commemoration Week: "Tell Me Your Dream"

January 17-18, UVU Ballroom & SC 206 Conference Rooms

Check out the UVU MLK Commemoration Event page for all events! 

 

National Student Leadership Diversity Convention (NSLDC) @ UVU

January 21, UVU Centre Stage & SC 206 Conference Rooms

Registration for NSLDC$20/conference attendee

We are hosting the NSLDC conference at UVU for the second year, and collaborating with Salt Lake Community College on this wonderful event! Come and be inspired by dynamic conference presenters and significant information on diversity and leadership!

 

February Events

Diversity Lecture Series: Diversity in Leadership

February 7, SC 206C, 3-4pm

Facilitator: Dr. Kyle Reyes

Diversity Lecture Series is a complimentary program to Diversity Dialogues.  It is hosted either on the same week as Diversity Dialogues or around such discussion.  Diversity Lectures allows a deeper contact into social issues.  Members from the community, Higher Education Institutions, and professionals will educate and explore such topics.  

 

Diversity Dialogues: Diversity in Leadership

February 9, LA 116, 3-4pm

Facilitator(s): The Multicultural Student Council

Diversity Dialogues is series of discussion-based interactions over topics that are sensitive, but important to openly discuss in a safe and respectful space.  

 

People of the Pacific (POP) High School Conference

February 16, UVU Ballroom & SC 206, 213 Conference Rooms

The People of the Pacific (POP) Conference is an event that hosts over 600 Pacific Islander high school students from various high schools in Salt Lake County and Utah County. Students in each respective school are apart of the People of the Pacific class or Pacific Islander club, and workshops and keynotes are tailored to Pacific Islander identity and validation. 

 

March Events

Anti-Domestic Violence Workshop

March 9, SC 206C, 2-4pm

The Utah Domestic Violence Coalition will be facilitating a two-hour workshop session addressing domestic violence and training participants and attendees on how to assist those within those situations, as well as what to look for in working with students and peers who are experiencing domestic violence.

 

Diversity Lecture Series: Domestic Violence

March 14, SC 206A, 3-4pm

Diversity Lecture Series is a complimentary program to Diversity Dialogues.  It is hosted either on the same week as Diversity Dialogues or around such discussion.  Diversity Lectures allows a deeper contact into social issues.  Members from the community, Higher Education Institutions, and professionals will educate and explore such topics.  

 

Diversity Dialogues: Domestic Violence

March 16, SC Centre Stage, 3-4pm

Diversity Dialogues is series of discussion-based interactions over topics that are sensitive, but important to openly discuss in a safe and respectful space. 

 

Spring Break: No School for UVU students

March 20 - 25

Enjoy your fall break! UVU will be closed on March 24th!

 

UVU Native American Pow Wow 2017

March 31 - April 1, Becky D. Lockhart Arena

The UVU Native American Pow Wow will be held on March 31 - April 1st in the Becky D. Lockhart Arena, in the Physical Education (PE) Building. Admission is $5.00/person. 

  • March 31 - Grand Entry at 7pm
  • April 1 - Grand Entry at 12pm & 7pm

 

April Events

UVU Native American Pow Wow 2017

March 31 - April 1, Becky D. Lockhart Arena

The UVU Native American Pow Wow will be held on March 31 - April 1st in the Becky D. Lockhart Arena, in the Physical Education (PE) Building. Admission is $5.00/person. 

  • March 31 - Grand Entry at 7pm
  • April 1 - Grand Entry at 12pm & 7pm

 

Cultural Envoy Leadership Program (CELP) Spring Show

April 4, SC Ragan Theatre, 7-9pm

The Cultural Envoy Leadership Program (CELP) will be sharing the stories and cultures from various countries and cultures through their Fall performance.  Tickets can be purchased at Campus Connection starting in November.

 

Diversity Lecture Series

April 18, SC 213A, 3-4pm

Diversity Lecture Series is a complimentary program to Diversity Dialogues.  It is hosted either on the same week as Diversity Dialogues or around such discussion.  Diversity Lectures allows a deeper contact into social issues.  Members from the community, Higher Education Institutions, and professionals will educate and explore such topics.  

 

Latino Celebración

April 19, UVU Ballroom, 5:30pm - 8:00pm

This annual celebration provides the Latino community the chance to gather on behalf of successful Latino youth in the area. The Latin American Celebration includes scholarship and award presentations, dinner and Latin American dance performances. We also encourage donations to the UVU Latino Scholarship Fund for future scholarships.

 

Diversity Dialogues

April 20, SC Centre Stage, 3-4pm

Diversity Dialogues is series of discussion-based interactions over topics that are sensitive, but important to openly discuss in a safe and respectful space.  

 

UVU Reading Day

April 28

No School for UVU Students!

 

May Events

Spring Finals Week

May 1- 4

Good luck on finals UVU students! 

 

Multicultural Graduation Brunch

May 4, SC Centre Stage

We will be inviting Multicultural student 

 

UVU Spring 2017 Commencement

May 4, UCCU Events Center, 6-8pm

Congratulations to the graduating class of 2017!

 

UVU Spring 2017 Convocations

May 5, Utah Valley University

Congratulations to the graduating class of 2017! To see the schedule for school convocations, please visit the graduation webpage for more information.