News & Events

January Events

Spring Welcome Back Week

Welcome to our continuing and new UVU Students! Have a wonderful Spring semester!

  • January 5: "Hot Chocolate & Donuts" - 12-2pm in LA 114
  • January 7: "Spring into LA 114 for School Supplies!" - 12-2pm in LA 114

 

Scholarship Workshop

January 7, LA 116, 12-4pm

Need helping applying for upcoming scholarships for the 2016-2017 school year? Come join us for information on how to apply and resources for different scholarships. 

 

Martin Luther King (MLK) Commemoration Week

January 12-14, SC Student Center

  • January 12: Diversity Dialogues - SC 206 A-B, 11:30am
  • January 13: Special Screening - "The Butler" - SC Centre Stage, 12:00pm
  • January 14: Keynote, Speech, Q&A with Wil Haygood - SC Grande Ballroom, 12:00pm
    • Jan. 14 Evening events:
      • Dinner - 5:30pm - 6:30pm, SC Grande Ballroom
      • Breakout Sessions - 6:00pm - 7:30pm
        • How to Effect Change: The Power of One
        • The School to Prison Pipeline in Utah: Understanding the Story
        • Pursuit of the American Dream: Pressures of Immigrant Parents
        • The LGBT Identity within a Mormon Framework
  • For more information, please visit: http://www.uvu.edu/inclusion/mlk/

 

Cultural Rhythms - Step Dance

January 13, SC 111 J & K, 7:30-9:00pm

Interested in learning a new cultural dance? Cultural Rhythms offers dance styles from all around the world, in collaboration with various ethnic/cultural clubs, and student groups.  Our instructors teach samba, salsa, hip-hop, step, bachata, and more! 

 

MLK Diversity Lecture Series

January 19, SC Centre Stage, 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.   

 

FAFSA/Financial Aid Workshops

Every Tuesday & Wednesday at 10am & 2pm, LA 114 Computer Lab

Have questions about Financial Aid and requirements? Need to fill out your 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? Drop by the CGIE Computer Lab in LA 114 and our advisors will help answer your questions! No appointments necessary! 

 

February Events

National Student Leadership Diversity Convention (NSLDC) @ UVU

February 6, SC Centre Stage, 8-4pm

We are proud to inform you about the great opportunity that is coming in February.  The National Student Leadership Diversity Convention (NSLDC) is a gathering of STUDENT LEADERS and ADVISORS that addresses the most critical topics of diversity and social justice challenging our campuses today. Through experiential workshops, keynote sessions, and engaged activities, the student leaders will explore the various elements of diversity and how the different issues affect themselves, their respective organizations, and their respective campuses.

 

Cultural Rhythms - Hip-Hop

February 10 , SC 111 J & K, 7:30-9:00pm

Interested in learning a new cultural dance? Cultural Rhythms offers dance styles from all around the world, in collaboration with various ethnic/cultural clubs, and student groups.  Our instructors teach samba, salsa, hip-hop, step, bachata, and more! 

 

People of the Pacific (POP) Conference

February 11, SC Grande Ballroom, 8-2pm

The People of the Pacific (POP) Conference is open to all high school students who are currently enrolled in the POP classes within their respective high schools, or who are involved in Pacific Islander clubs and organizations within their high schools. 

 

Diversity Lecture Series

February 16, SC 213 A-B, 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 - "Interracial Relationships"

February 18, CB 510,  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 

FAFSA/Financial Aid Workshops

Every Tuesday & Wednesday at 10am & 2pm, LA 114 Computer Lab

Have questions about Financial Aid and requirements? Need to fill out your 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? Drop by the CGIE Computer Lab in LA 114 and our advisors will help answer your questions! No appointments necessary! 


 

March Events

2016-2017 Multicultural Student Council Applications Open!

March 1 - 31

Interested in becoming apart of the Multicultural Student Council (MSC) for the 2016-2017 school year? Apply for a position! 

  • Applications will be available March 1st.

 

Cultural Rhythms - Swing

March 9, SC 206C, 7:30 - 9:00pm

Interested in learning a new cultural dance? Cultural Rhythms offers dance styles from all around the world, in collaboration with various ethnic/cultural clubs, and student groups.  Our instructors teach samba, salsa, hip-hop, step, bachata, and more! 

 

Spring Break

March 14- 19 (UVU Students)

No School for Students! UVU will be closed on March 18th.

 

Diversity Lecture Series

March 22, SC Centre Stage, 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

March 24, SC 206 A-B, 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 

 

Center for Global & Intercultural Engagement (CGIE) Grand-Opening & Student Voice Showcase

March - Date TBD

Ribbon-cutting event for the Center for Global & Intercultural Engagement (CGIE) office in LA 114! Come and join us for the ribbon-cutting and the Student Voice Showcase.  All student art has been specifically created and designed by UVU International and Multicultural students showcasing their voices and experiences and how it has fueled their success while at UVU.

 

FAFSA/Financial Aid Workshops

Every Tuesday & Wednesday at 10am & 2pm, LA 114 Computer Lab

Have questions about Financial Aid and requirements? Need to fill out your 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? Drop by the CGIE Computer Lab in LA 114 and our advisors will help answer your questions! No appointments necessary! 


 

April Events

Cultural Rhythms

April 6, SC 111 J & K, 7:30-9:00pm

Interested in learning a new cultural dance? Cultural Rhythms offers dance styles from all around the world, in collaboration with various ethnic/cultural clubs, and student groups.  Our instructors teach samba, salsa, hip-hop, step, bachata, and more! 

 

Diversity Lecture Series

April 12, SC Centre Stage, 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 - Closing Social

April 14, SC 206 A & B, 3-5pm

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

 

FAFSA/Financial Aid Workshops

Every Tuesday & Wednesday at 10am & 2pm, LA 114 Computer Lab

Have questions about Financial Aid and requirements? Need to fill out your 2015-2016 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? Drop by the CGIE Computer Lab in LA 114 and our advisors will help answer your questions! No appointments necessary! 

 

UVU Spring 2016 Commencement

April 28 - UCCU Center, 6pm

 

UVU Spring 2016 Convocations

April 29 - Utah Valley University

Please see your schools and departments for convocation locations. Congratulations to the class of 2016!