Events and Speeches

UPCOMING EVENTS

MEN'S SOCCER INAUGURAL GAME

UVU’s inaugural men’s soccer game finds its way to Clyde Field at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 30, 2014. Come celebrate Utah’s first NCAA Division 1 men’s team and represent our green and white with pride as they take on the Minutemen of the University of Massachusetts! The game will also be broadcast on the first online broadcast of the season for NSCAATV.com.

Men's Soccer Fall Preview

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PRESIDENTIAL LECTURE AND REFLECTION CENTER RIBBON CUTTING

In keeping with UVU’s tradition of hosting outstanding scholars and leaders, President Holland is very pleased to announce that our Presidential Lecture this semester features Dr. Eboo Patel, President and Founder of the Interfaith Youth Core. Dr. Patel will deliver remarks entitled “Changing the World Through Interfaith Cooperation” on Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014, from 1:00-2:30 p.m. in the Grande Ballroom. We are pleased to have scheduled Dr. Patel’s presentation in conjunction with the Reflection Center Ribbon Cutting next Wednesday at noon just prior to the lecture. Other activities are planned throughout the day and we invite you to review the attached schedule and participate as your schedule allows.

Schedule of Events

Reflection Center

Interfaith Youth Core

ALUMNI AWARDS, FALL 2014

Presented by the Alumni Association on September 5, these awards are given to alumnus and individuals who have furthered the purposes and missions of UVU. They have distinguished themselves beyond their time at the university, and have gone above and beyond the call of duty to contribute time, energy, and/or money to UVU and/or the Alumni Association. 

 

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FRESHMAN CONVOCATION, FALL 2014

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PRESIDENTIAL LECTURER - DR. ROBERT PUTNAM

On Monday, April 14, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. in the Ragan Theater Dr. Putnam will lecture on "The Opportunity Gap: Growing up Rich and Growing up Poor in America Today".

-Dr. Putnam is the Malkin Professor of Public Policy at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government



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2014 STATE OF THE UNIVERSITY ADDRESS

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 President Holland addressed the faculty and staff of UVU for the annual State of the University address. 



"This is the moment to do something, to do something big, to fix the one thing that threatens the ability of this remarkable institution fulfill its most noble and needed state mission."


                                                                                   

- President Matthew S. Holland


Related files:

View the State of the University (pdf) file

UVU: State Of The University 2014 (video)

FACULTY CONVOCATION, FALL 2013

"Watch With Both Eyes" was President Matthew S. Holland's message given the the U.V.U. faculty on August 20, 2013.



Related files:

UVU: Faculty Convocation 2013 (video)

View President Holland's Convocation Speech (pdf) file

COMMENCEMENT, SPRING 2013

President Matthew S. Holland encourages graduates to "Live Deliberately".



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commencement_2013 (pdf)

2013 HOAGIES WITH HOLLAND

President Matthew S. Holland presented the 2013 Hoagies with Holland Thursday, April 18, 11:30 a.m.



Related files:

hoagies-2013 (video)

hoagies-2013 (pdf)

2013 STATE OF THE UNIVERSITY ADDRESS

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 President Holland addressed the faculty and staff of UVU for the annual State of the University address.
 


"From faculty in the classrooms to work crews on the grounds--we are all laboring together in this all critical enterprise of educating people, my pride also stems from the fact that were doing it here at UVU and doing it the UVU way."


                                                                                           

- President Matthew S. Holland


Related files:

State of the University 2013 (video)

2013stateofu (pdf)

2012 CONSTITUTION DAY SPEECH

President Mattthew S. Holland gave a speech in recognition of Constitution Day and in celebration of the opening of UVU's Center for Constitutional Studies September 17, 2012.





"The Constitution’s great power and purpose, then, is to implement, make real, and practically perpetuate the kind of human  liberty the Declaration rightly claims belongs to all."

                                                                                                                                                                                 

- President Matthew S. Holland


Related files:

constitution_day9-17-12 (pdf)

2012 FACULTY CONVOCATION

Fall Faculty Convocation 2012 gave President Matthew S. Holland an opportunity to address the institution's faculy members.



        

"I remain, and I hope the institution remains, committed to fostering what I consider a true university education."

                                                                                                                      

- President Matthew S. Holland


Related files:

Faculty Convocation 2012 (video)

facconv08-12 (pdf)

2012 COMMENCEMENT

President Matthew S. Holland encouraged graduates to continue to seek out a lifetime of learning during the University’s 71st commencement April 26, 2012.


Related files:

71st Commencement 2012 (video)

commencement2012 (pdf)

2012 HOAGIES WITH HOLLAND

President Matthew S. Holland presents the 2012 Hoagies with Holland.


Related files:

hoagies-2012 (pdf)

STATE OF THE UNIVERSITY ADDRESS

Wednesday, February 1, 2012


Related files:

State of the University 2012 (video)

stateofuniversity2012 (pdf)