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Returning LDS missionaries boosting enrollment at UVU, other Utah schools

OREM, Utah – Utah Valley University started its fall semester more than a week ago, and they’re already seeing more students than last year. That’s a promising start after hundreds of students left to serve missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints three years ago. 318 more words

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ALUMNI NEWS: Congratulations Jessi

From Jessi:

“My name is Jessi and I graduated from Salt Lake Community College with an AAS in Graphic Design this last Spring 2015.

I decided to go back to school and work towards a bachelor’s degree in computer science and information systems. 115 more words

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Utah school creates 'texting lane' for phone-focused walkers

Kind of SO cool when your school is trending on FB 💚 @UVU pic.twitter.com/nxGZongyh8

— Elizabeth Hackley (@elizabethanne_h) June 17, 2015

SALT LAKE CITY— One Utah university is giving students glued to their cellphones a place to call their own: a designated lane for texting while walking.

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University in Utah Creates 'Texting' Lanes -- Clever or Crazy? (PHOTO)

Utah Valley University has come up with a way to deal with slow-moving texters.

The campus staircase has been divided into three lanes labeled: walk, run and text. 116 more words

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Utah Valley University installs texting lane for busy students

Walking texters (and innocent victims of walking texters) rejoice! Long gone are the days of crashing into serial texters on the stairs when all you want to do is make it to class on time. 644 more words

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Utah Valley University Designs 'Texting Lanes' For Staircases

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — If you’ve ever tripped or bumped into someone or something while texting and walking, you’re not alone.

That’s why Utah Valley University has a new design on its staircases: A walking lane, a fast-speed lane, and a texting slow lane. 94 more words

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Utah school creates 'texting lane' for phone-focused walkers

TORONTO – If you’ve ever been in a hurry to get somewhere, and suddenly found yourself stuck behind some meandering soul on the stairs with their eyes on their smartphone… one university feels your pain. 292 more words

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