Buena Vista University's Class of 2016 Graduates

May 21, 2016
Seven hundred eleven students received their degrees from Buena Vista University during commencement ceremonies on May 21. Congratulations to the Class of 2016!


Buena Vista University Celebrates 125 Years

May 04, 2016
Members of the Buena Vista University and Storm Lake communities gathered to celebrate BVU's 125th birthday. The festivities concluded with a group photo in front of Victory Arch.


Spring Break Means Service for BVU Students

May 02, 2016
More than 35 Buena Vista University students, faculty and staff participated in three Alternative Week of Off-site Learning trips during BVU's 2016 spring break, volunteering their time and service to a variety of people and programs.


Beaver Baseball Fans in Arizona

March 29, 2016
Beaver fans were abundant in Tucson, Ariz. cheering on the Buena Vista University baseball team during Spring Break. Some of the fans were alumni supporting their BV legacies.


Spring Break Service

March 29, 2016
Once again, Spring Break was full of service and fun for Buena Vista University students and faculty. Many of them took part in A.W.O.L., BVU's alternative spring break program, traveling to three different sites to perform service.


Jack Denholm Named BVU's Next Director of Athletics

March 22, 2016
Buena Vista University has announced the hiring of Jack Denholm, to replace Christyn Abaray as the university's next Director of Athletics. He is scheduled to begin his duties on campus in mid-June.


Finalists Announced for Excellence in Teaching

February 25, 2016
Four professors have been selected as finalists for BVU’s 2016 George Wythe Award for Excellence in Teaching. The winner will be announced at the Faculty and Staff Recognition Dinner on May 20.


Leon E. Panetta Named 22nd William W. Siebens American Heritage Lecturer

February 17, 2016
Leon E. Panetta, who served as U.S. Secretary of Defense from 2011-13, will be the 22nd William W. Siebens American Heritage Lecture laureate on Oct. 7. He joins a list of preeminent lecturers that has included former world leaders and heads of state.


Class of 2001 Roommates Reunite

February 09, 2016
Class of 2001 college roommates get together once a year to celebrate birthdays and Christmas. None of these women knew one other when they came to BVU and became lifelong friends.


A Snow Beaver for a BVU Family

February 03, 2016
A snow day didn't stop Jared Brostad SL'00 and family from showing their Beaver pride. Jared and his daughters built a snow beaver during Tuesday's wintry weather.


Beavers Shine, Alumni Reunite at Dennis Young Classic

January 31, 2016
The Dennis Young Classic was held in the Lamberti Recreation Center on Jan. 30. In addition to drawing competitors from seven schools, track and field alumni and friends reunited for the day.


BVU Alumni at the Concert

January 29, 2016
Three Beaver roommates rocked out thoroughly during a Hairball concert in January. Loud rock and enduring friendships were abundant.


January Interim 2016

January 04, 2016
It was another successful January Interim at Buena Vista University. Students took part in special on-campus courses, internships and travel. See photos and video from Interim experiences from students and faculty.