In the News

In the News

Student Presents Research at International Conference

Student Presents Research at International Conference

Dec. 7, 2016
Student Presents Research at International Conference BVU student Derek Simonsen was selected among only a handful of undergraduate students to present research at last month's Seventh Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry World Congress in Orlando, Fla. Read more...

Food and Celebration at the 30th Annual Christmas Dinner

Food and Celebration at the 30th Annual Christmas Dinner

Dec. 1, 2016
Food and Celebration at the 30th Annual Christmas Dinner Carols, delicious food, and Beaver friendship surrounded the 30th Annual All-Campus Christmas Dinner on Dec. 1. The holiday feast was enjoyed by BVU students and delivered with white-glove service by members of the University faculty, staff, and administration. Read more...

Janet Berry Celebrates 25th Season as Head Women's Basketball Coach

Janet Berry Celebrates 25th Season as Head Women's Basketball Coach

Nov. 30, 2016
Janet Berry Celebrates 25th Season as Head Women's Basketball Coach Coach Janet Berry s celebrating her 25th season as head coach of the Buena Vista women's basketball team. She is the all-time winningest coach in program history. Read more...

High School Students Experience Art at BVU

High School Students Experience Art at BVU

Nov. 23, 2016
High School Students Experience Art at BVU More than 100 local high school students filled BVU’s art studios and other classrooms on Nov. 22 and 23 for the annual iDoArt event, held by the BVU art and design department. Read more...

McCorkle Fellows Explore Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

McCorkle Fellows Explore Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan

Nov. 15, 2016
McCorkle Fellows Explore Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan In August, a group of five Buena Vista University professors embarked on a journey to Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan as part of the McCorkle Fellowship program, interweaving their disciplines and personal interests and bonding as colleagues and friends. Read more...

High School Students Explore Science at BVU

High School Students Explore Science at BVU

Oct. 28, 2016
High School Students Explore Science at BVU The Estelle Siebens Science Center classrooms were filled with high school students grades 10-12 on Oct. 29 for SCI@BVU Day, held by BVU's School of Science. Read more...

Professor Awarded NICHD Career Development Award

Professor Awarded NICHD Career Development Award

Oct. 27, 2016
Professor Awarded NICHD Career Development Award Buena Vista University has announced that Dr. Amy Barth, asst. professor of education, literacy education, is a recipient of the highly competitive K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Research Career Development Award from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development. Read more...

Alumni Awards 2016

Alumni Awards 2016

Oct. 24, 2016
Alumni Awards 2016 The Buena Vista University National Alumni Association honored individuals and couples for their service to Buena Vista University and to their communities at a special luncheon and at half-time of the Homecoming game on Oct. 15. Read more...

BVU Named to Higher Education Service Honor Roll

BVU Named to Higher Education Service Honor Roll

Oct. 19, 2016
BVU Named to Higher Education Service Honor Roll Buena Vista University has been named to the President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll by the Corporation for National and Community Service. The President's Honor Roll recognizes higher education institutions whose community service efforts achieve meaningful outcomes in their communities. Read more...

BVU Crowns 2016 Homecoming King and Queen

BVU Crowns 2016 Homecoming King and Queen

Oct. 14, 2016
BVU Crowns 2016 Homecoming King and Queen Buena Vista University has crowned its 2016 Homecoming king and queen: Matthew Tennyson, a senior Elementary Education major and Elizabeth Kim, a senior senior biology and Spanish major. Read more...

Buena Vista University Announces Timeline, Committee for Presidential Search

Buena Vista University Announces Timeline, Committee for Presidential Search

Oct. 10, 2016
Buena Vista University Announces Timeline, Committee for Presidential Search The Buena Vista University Board of Trustees has begun the search for a successor to President Fred Moore, who will step down following 22 successful years of leading the institution. Read more...

Students Engage in Dialogue with Panetta

Students Engage in Dialogue with Panetta

Oct. 7, 2016
Students Engage in Dialogue with Panetta Six Buena Vista University students participated in an on-campus question and answer program with Former U.S. Secretary of Defense and Director of the CIA Leon E. Panetta during his appearance as the 22nd William W. Siebens American Heritage Lecture laureate. Read more...

BVU Announces Fall 2016 New Faculty

BVU Announces Fall 2016 New Faculty

Oct. 7, 2016
BVU Announces Fall 2016 New Faculty Buena Vista University has announced 15 new full-time faculty members for the 2016-17 academic year. Thirteen of the new faculty are to support a larger student population within the University's School of Education. Read more...

BVU Professor Frantz to Receive First Amendment Award

BVU Professor Frantz to Receive First Amendment Award

Sept. 29, 2016
BVU Professor Frantz to Receive First Amendment Award Dr. Andrea Frantz, professor of digital media, will receive the Louis E. Inglehart First Amendment Award on behalf of College Media Association. The award honors professional journalists, institutions or advisors who have made an extraordinary contribution in support of the First Amendment. Read more...

Remembering Shimon Peres and His Visit to BVU

Remembering Shimon Peres and His Visit to BVU

Sept. 28, 2016
Remembering Shimon Peres and His Visit to BVU Shimon Peres, Israeli statesman and Nobel Peace Prize winner, has died at the age of 93. Peres visited BVU on Oct. 9, 1998 as the ninth speaker in the William W. Siebens American Heritage Lecture Series. Read more...

Remembering the Burning of Old Main

Remembering the Burning of Old Main

Sept. 28, 2016
Remembering the Burning of Old Main View all the tweets in the real-time Twitter reenactment of the burning of Old Main, BVU's first campus building, sixty years ago. Read more...

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