Inauguration of President Astrid S. Tuminez

Thursday, March 27, 2019, 11:00 a.m.

President Astrid S. Tuminez will be installed on March 27, 2019, as the seventh president of Utah Valley University. The inauguration ceremony will be part of a series of events that week to celebrate this milestone in UVU’s history.

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Astrid Tuminez

President Tuminez

Following a rich and storied career in business, philanthropy, and academia, Dr. Astrid S. Tuminez became the seventh president of Utah Valley University in 2018. She is the first woman to serve full-time as UVU president. Raised in the slums of the Philippines, Tuminez rose to become a world leader in the fields of technology and political science, most recently serving as an executive at Microsoft. She is also the former vice dean of research and assistant dean of executive education at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore.

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