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UVU Homecoming 2015

This year’s UVU homecoming celebration was the biggest yet. It featured an entire week of activities, many sponsored by the UVU Foundation and the UVU Alumni Association. The crowds gathered to celebrate all things UVU. Here are a few highlights of the week’s activities.


Alumni Awards 2015

The alumni awards have been a University tradition for the past sixteen years. At the awards event, the Utah Valley University Alumni Association honors individuals for their contributions in advancing UVU’s goals and mission.

Philanthropy Day Honors Barbara Barrington Jones

Barbara Barrington Jones, philanthropist and founder of the Barbara Barrington Jones Family Foundation and Utah’s Woman Making a Difference, received the Philanthropic Leadership Award at the 2014 Utah Philanthropy Day. Through her support of schools, museums, childcare, youth mentorship, and the arts, Barbara has dedicated her life to her foundation and its mission to bring hope and confidence to young people and to women.

UVU Stars Honored at Alumni Awards Banquet

Six stars were honored for their good work in advancing and promoting the University’s goals and mission at Utah Valley University’s Alumni Awards banquet, Sept. 5, 2014.