Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah  |  800 W. University Parkway  |  801 863-INFO

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Website: http://www.uvu.edu/

Description: UVU is a teaching institution where students learn, do and become. At UVU, the fusion of academic and hands-on learning is referred to as "engaged learning." Along with the institution's long-rooted commitment to serving the needs of the community, UVU's emphasis on engaged learning led to its classification as "community engaged" by the Carnegie Foundation.


Saturday September 24th, 2016 - 10:00 am
The STEM+ Expo is a family friendly event where kids of all ages will get hands-on experience building and making while learning important science, technology, engineering and math skills in a fun setting. The STEM+ Expo integrates Maker philosophy with 21st Century skills to encourage interest and participation in STEM experiences. Maker philosophy emphasizes learning through doing and sharing, and encourages critical thinking, creativity, and innovation. A “make” not only includes science, technology, engineering and mathematics, it also includes traditional arts as well as crafts. An artist, composer, tinkerer, performer and poet can all be Makers. For more information visit uvu.edu/education/stemexpo.
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Saturday October 15th, 2016 - 7:30 pm
UVU Symphony Orchestra will present A Tribute to Genius: Beethoven & Shakespeare, Oct. 15, 2016, held at the NuSkin Atrium, 75 Center Street, Provo. Listen as we pay tribute to a brilliant composer and a brilliant wordsmith. Dream with us through Mendelssohn's Midsummer Night's Dream Overture then thrill as we pound through Beethoven’s electrifying Symphony #5. Visit uvu.edu/arts for information.
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