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It’s August 2nd, and We Didn’t Have to Pay Rent

It’s August 2nd, and We Didn’t Have to Pay Rent

I didn’t have to stick my rent check to the door with a magnet this past week to remember to walk it over to the office. It was kind of nice! At the same time, it was unsettling.

Understanding Buddhism – An Interview with a Buddhist US Soldier

Understanding Buddhism – An Interview with a Buddhist US Soldier

A dear friend of mine, and a fellow soldier, is a Buddhist. She and I have shared wonderful conversations during our friendship; some of which have dealt with our differing faith systems. Hopefully this quick 8 question interview will allow you to gain a better [...]
Complacency kills: Active shooter training

Complacency kills: Active shooter training

Most UVU students are not prepared for an active shooter scenario. According to the UVU event calendar website, an active shooter training session was scheduled to happen Jan. 11 at the main lecture hall in the Fulton Library. What the event lacked were organizers, speakers […]

Red Bull wanted but not welcome at UVU

Red Bull wanted but not welcome at UVU

In the halls of Utah Valley University, students drag themselves between classes. November signals the final month of the fall semester. Grades hang by mere threads as final projects, papers and exams afford little sleep to students still hoping for a passing grade. Students looking […]

Students, alumni and voter thoughts on election day violence

Students, alumni and voter thoughts on election day violence

The threat of election day violence isn’t stopping the UVU community from voting. On Nov. 4, 2016, CBS Corp. released information concerning attacks Al-Qaeda has planned to carry out on Nov. 7, 2016, in New York, Texas and Virginia. β€œAl-Qaeda is unlikely to actually attack […]

Chicago Cubs headed to first World Series since 1945

Chicago Cubs headed to first World Series since 1945

After defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series Saturday, Kyle Hendricks led the Chicago Cubs to their first championship season since 1945. The fans at Wrigley Field were electric after watching a 71-year losing streak come to a […]