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Moving: Nothing Screws Up Research & Life Like Moving

Fat Mo here and no I haven’t stopped doing research on Boyd K. Packer, but everything has slowed down quite a bit. Moving does that. I’m not moving far, just from one floor to another, but I have so much going on, getting work done is hard. 114 more words


Relieved sighs greet roll-out of 2-ply at UVU

OREM – After years of student and faculty requests, Utah Valley University is finally making the switch from 1-ply to 2-ply toilet paper.

“It’s something that our student body has made jokes about, it’s something that we’ve heard references to for a long time,” said Layton Shumway, a UVU campus spokesperson. 165 more words


Inquiry Model

How many pounds does an airplane weigh?  What is the capitol of Turkey?  Who was the 6th President of the United States?  We all have questions and inquiries–some important and some not so much.   314 more words


Direct Instruction Model

Let’s not beat around the bush!  To be direct, the direct instruction model is quite direct.  Okay, enough play on words.  This is a common model I use while teaching seminary.   274 more words


How one grandma is revolutionizing the way kids build their vocabulary

“Grammie” Carol Mausser is revolutionizing the way children build their vocabulary. With her book, “Big Words”, she takes learning descriptive words to a level of fun and practicality. 29 more words

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A night at a ballgame: BYU at UVU

Last week, the wife and I took the man cub and diaper dandy to a college baseball game. It was the Crosstown Clash between BYU and Utah Valley, and the Cougars busted out the whooping sticks to the tune of a 23-4 beat down. 385 more words


Recipe: Caprese Salad with Balsamic Vinaigrette

Chef Todd Leonard from Utah Valley University’s Culinary Arts Institute showed us how to make a caprese salad with balsamic vinaigrette.

Caprese Salad

Recipe By :Chef Todd Leonard CEC… 213 more words

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