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December 2016 Highlights

Themes/Events UEN Staff Picks Utah's Online Library App of the Month Professional Learning
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December 1
Registration opens for UEN's Winter / Spring professional learning courses.
December 5-11
Hour of Code
A worldwide effort to celebrate computer science, starting with 1-hour coding activities but expanding to all sorts of community efforts.
December 15
Dec. 15 is Bill of Rights Day and 2016 marks the 225th anniversary of the Bill of Rights.
December 16
Join UETN, KUER and KUED in our Annual Food and Clothing Drive on Friday, December 16 at 101 South Wasatch Drive, Salt Lake City.
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UEN Staff Picks

Roots of Knowledge
Utah Valley University celebrates their 75 year anniversary with the unveiling of an 80 pane, stained glass mural that depicts the dawn of humanity ending with the present day.

Utah's Online Library

Bill of Rights
  • EBSCO History Reference Center: 357 articles
  • eMedia videos: 20th Century Turning Points in U.S. History: The Bill of Rights and Constitution USA with Peter Sagal
  • Gale Research in Context 248 articles, 32 biographies, 25 images and 10 videos

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App of the Month

Your Bill of Rights
Become an expert on the Bill of Rights while you manage your own a law firm.

Professional Learning

New Course Schedule
Visit UEN's Professional Development catalog after December 1 to register for courses.
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Prevention Dimensions
The Utah State Board of Education developed this collection of age-appropriate lessons and resources with the goal of decreasing risk factors and promoting protective factors.


You CAN Pay for College. Here's How!
The Utah Higher Education Assistance Authority (UHEAA) produced this video about how to pay for college. It covers college savings, scholarships, grantsye, work-study programs, student loans, and more.
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eMedia Features

Note: UIMC+ is listed with a (+).

Winter & Holidays
  • Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood: Snowflake Day!
  • Draw Me a Story: The Snowman
  • Earth's Rotation and Revolution: Winter solstice
  • Great Joy (+)

Winter & Holidays Continued...
  • Lemonade in Winter (+)
  • The Magic School Bus: Holiday Special (+)
  • The Number Crew: The Christmas Party
  • Reading Rainbow: Snowy Day: Stories and Poems
  • SciTech Now: Snowflake Science
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UEN-TV 9.1

UEN-TV December 2016 Highlights
This month UEN-TV is focusing on families, the holidays, arts & literature and World War II.


MHz Worldview 9.2

Paris: The Great Saga
Saturdays at 9:00 p.m.
Take a fascinating journey into the past and see how a prehistoric settlement on the Seine became the world-famous City of Light.

FNX 9.3

Art Zone
Weekdays at 10:00 a.m.
Kimmy, Trina and the art gang share arts and crafts projects that utilize recycled materials
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PBS Utah

December Highlights