Matthew Holland Matthew Holland en-us Copyright 2016, Deseret News Publishing Company Mon, 08 Feb 2016 00:00:01 MST Mon, 08 Feb 2016 21:41:13 MST Newspapers Elder Holland addresses House of Lords group Before the United Kingdom Parliament, House of Lords, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland stood as an apostolic representative of God to... Thu, 11 Jun 2015 12:20:00 MDT LDS Charities responded to 132 disasters in 60 countries in 2014, Elder Holland tells UK Parliament In a historic speech in the House of Lords, Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles said the LDS Church... Wed, 10 Jun 2015 11:40:00 MDT Mitt Romney tells UVU grads to 'live a large life' As thousands of students reached a new summit in their educational careers, Utah Valley University is continuing its upward... Fri, 01 May 2015 20:03:36 MDT Board of Regents approves 3 percent tuition increase, higher student fees The Utah Board of Regents approved a system-wide tuition increase of 3 percent for Utah's public colleges and universities... Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:30:19 MDT Matthew Holland pays tribute to 'Lincoln's best speech' on 150th anniversary Wed, 04 Mar 2015 13:03:26 MST UVU raises $15 million for arts building Utah Valley University has raised $15.4 million private dollars toward the construction of a $36 million performing arts... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 19:46:34 MST UVU hosts Kyrgyz legislative delegation In collaboration with Congress’ “Open World” exchange program, Utah Valley University is hosting a... Thu, 05 Feb 2015 11:45:00 MST Mitt Romney to speak at UVU commencement in April Utah Valley University announced Tuesday that former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney would be coming to campus... Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:07:00 MST Higher education leaders seek $337 million in state funding Utah higher education leaders have asked state lawmakers to provide more than $337 million to provide better compensation for... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 00:24:28 MST About Utah: Utah Valley University fills a niche like no other Under the guidance of university President Matthew Holland, Utah Valley University continues to grow and offer myriad... Sun, 25 Jan 2015 20:00:00 MST New UVU reflection center to be model for others, interfaith leader says Civic, religious and university leaders gathered Wednesday afternoon for the ribbon-cutting of the reflection center at Utah... Wed, 03 Sep 2014 19:05:00 MDT UVU launches office to explore innovation in government Utah Valley University next month will launch the Office of New Urban Mechanics, which aims to explore ways to innovate and... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:17:02 MDT UVU acquires 125 acres in Vineyard to expand campus Utah Valley University announced Wednesday the acquisition of an additional 125 acres within the @Geneva development in... Thu, 19 Jun 2014 14:14:52 MDT New UVU building offers students a space for fitness, meditation Utah Valley University officials held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday for a new student wellness center on campus. Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:30:00 MDT 'Deseret News Sunday Edition' looks at Gettysburg Address, texting's toll on relationships On this week’s "Deseret News Sunday Edition," Dave McCann discusses the 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address,... Sun, 17 Nov 2013 09:30:00 MST Matthew Holland: Gettysburg and the 'new proposition' of American politics A genuine grasp of the whole wisdom of the Gettysburg Address should brace us for any coming test as a nation of faith, even... Sun, 17 Nov 2013 00:18:46 MST Evangelical leader says commonality with Mormons deeper than differences Borrowing an ancient Hebrew word, one of America’s leading evangelical scholars told nearly 2,000 young Mormons at Utah... Sat, 16 Nov 2013 19:45:00 MST UVU expands Wee Care facility, extends 'lifeline' to students with children Utah Valley University students, faculty and community members celebrated the grand opening of an expanded Wee Care Center on... Fri, 27 Sep 2013 17:20:00 MDT Mormon mission age drop not as significant as feared on Utah colleges and universities Utah State is expecting an annual enrollment drop of less than 500 students this fall, down from a projected 1,400-student... Wed, 21 Aug 2013 15:50:00 MDT UVU tabs former Stanford football player, Cal State Monterey Bay AD as new athletic director Utah Valley announced Thursday that it has hired Vince Otoupal to be the school's new athletic director. Thu, 30 May 2013 22:22:36 MDT Utah's public university presidents paid less than national median Most of Utah's public university presidents are paid less than the national median. Tue, 14 May 2013 10:24:26 MDT UVU graduates encouraged to embrace their imaginations Anousheh Ansari addressed graduates at Utah Valley University's commencement ceremony Thursday. Students at the Orem school... Thu, 25 Apr 2013 20:40:00 MDT Philosopher and marriage activist shares insight at BYU, Sutherland Institute Princeton University professor Robert P. George spoke to Utah leaders and students this week about the importance of... Wed, 10 Apr 2013 19:03:25 MDT UVU searching 'in earnest' for athletic director as WAC era approaches With 29-year athletic director Michael Jacobsen due to retire this summer, Utah Valley University continues its search for... Fri, 05 Apr 2013 15:25:00 MDT Leavitt to speak on religious freedom at UVU Utah Valley University has tapped former Utah Gov. Mike Leavitt for the keynote address of the Center For Constitutional... Thu, 04 Apr 2013 13:32:12 MDT UVU, Dixie search for solutions to retention, graduation rates "We're getting out of the business of the revolving door with students who just wander in because it's open admission, don't... Sat, 30 Mar 2013 17:30:00 MDT UVU releases details of planned $54 million campus addition Utah Valley University officials Monday released details of a new $54 million classroom building approved last week by the... Mon, 18 Mar 2013 16:30:00 MDT 300 students offered UVU scholarships only to learn it was a mistake The letter, sent to some 300 students and signed by Holland, addressed the students by name and said: "I want to extend a... Thu, 07 Feb 2013 18:38:43 MST UVU athletic director Mike Jacobsen retiring after 29 years In Utah Valley University's bid to establish athletic legitimacy both locally and nationally, no one has been more... Mon, 28 Jan 2013 20:35:00 MST Elder Holland dedicates three buildings at Provo MTC Elder Jeffrey R. Holland dedicated three newly renovated buildings at the Provo Missionary Training Center. Mon, 21 Jan 2013 10:32:57 MST Matthew Holland: 'Les Miserables,' 'Lincoln' offer pictures of hope With the start of 2013, the air hangs with a grey weightiness and the temptation to be despondent about America and her... Sun, 06 Jan 2013 11:00:00 MST Q&A about 'First Freedom' documentary with Matthew Holland Utah Valley University President Matthew Holland took a few minutes to talk to the Deseret News about his participation in... Tue, 18 Dec 2012 19:47:25 MST UVU launches partnership with United Way to increase literacy Utah Valley University President Matthew Holland came to the South Franklin Community Center here Monday and described how... Mon, 03 Dec 2012 21:09:10 MST Messages girls receive key to becoming college graduates The research says fewer Utah women go to college than their peers nationwide because they can't afford it. It also says they... Tue, 30 Oct 2012 19:27:31 MDT U. regains status as largest state school after UVU enrollment drops After several years of growth, enrollment at Utah's public colleges and universities saw a slight decline this year,... Fri, 12 Oct 2012 16:18:13 MDT President Matthew S. Holland to celebrate America's heritage with UVU symphony Utah Valley University President Matthew S. Holland will be performing with the UVU Symphony Orchestra on Oct. 4, 7:30 p.m.,... Wed, 03 Oct 2012 12:49:21 MDT UVU day care expansion receives $2M donation to help student mothers For 12 years, Barbara Barrington Jones lived through a physically abusive marriage. Mon, 24 Sep 2012 16:09:06 MDT Catholic Bishop John C. Wester urges interfaith love, understanding Bishop John Wester, Catholic Bishop of Salt Lake City, told Utah Valley University students that Utahns “can be a model... Tue, 18 Sep 2012 20:42:52 MDT Author David McCullough: The pursuit of happiness is the pursuit of greater knowledge Renowned author and scholar David McCullough said the genius passed down by the Founding Fathers should not be disregarded.... Mon, 17 Sep 2012 22:29:25 MDT Top constitutional scholars to headline opening of UVU research center Utah Valley University will celebrate Constitution Day on Monday with the grand opening of the new Center for Constitutional... Sat, 15 Sep 2012 16:37:32 MDT Utahns lead efforts to build West Coast companion to Statue of Liberty Utah Attorney General Mark Shurtleff joined the president and CEO of the Statue of Responsibility Foundation and others... Wed, 15 Aug 2012 17:00:18 MDT UVU president's initiative to expand day care center set in motion In shared curiosity and enthusiasm, a crowd gathered at the back end of a brick house, along a makeshift playground with a... Wed, 27 Jun 2012 20:33:19 MDT New Harmony: Finding the right path at 'dead end' I first met Matt Holland — or President Matthew S. Holland, as he's known in some circles — when he came to speak... Wed, 27 Jun 2012 05:00:00 MDT UVU to announce 'major gift' in child care center expansion Utah Valley University President Matthew Holland will announce a "major gift" on Wednesday to the university's $2.2 million... Mon, 25 Jun 2012 13:17:53 MDT UVU baseball: Coach Eric Madsen signs contract extension Utah Valley University director of athletics Mike Jacobsen has announced head baseball coach Eric Madsen has signed a... Tue, 12 Jun 2012 13:02:59 MDT UVU celebrates addition of science building to campus Instead of a ribbon cutting, it was a ribbon breaking. Fri, 20 Apr 2012 18:27:59 MDT 'Excommunicated' by GOP, Bob Bennett says Romney, religion, economy make 2012 election unique Former Sen. Robert Bennett told an interfaith conference of Mormons and Protestants in Washington, D.C., that the 2012... Sat, 25 Feb 2012 18:27:55 MST Live video stream: At the Crossroads, Again: Mormon and Protestant Encounters in the Nineteenth and Twenty-First Centuries Join us for a live video stream of a conference that will engage the challenge and promise of dialogue between two religious... Sat, 25 Feb 2012 07:00:00 MST Gov. Herbert cuts ribbon at UVU Business Resource Center opening Utah Valley University opened its new Business Resource Center on Tuesday with a ribbon-cutting ceremony led by Gov. Gary... Fri, 06 Jan 2012 17:59:24 MST Study shows Utah Valley University an excellent return on state investment Results of a study released Tuesday indicated that Utah Valley University provided a return of $7.97 for every state dollar... 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