Leading Unilever North America's sustainability efforts, BVU alum Stefani Millie Grant reconnects with her Iowa roots by assisting farmers and working on legislation relating to cover crops.Read More
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For the first time in 14 years, the Open Livestock Show returns to the Buena Vista County Fair through a collaboration with BVU's Institute for Agriculture, Food, and Resource Management.Read More
Through a grant of more than $114,000 from Campus Compact, BVU will expand its AmeriCorps service program. The funds will enhance BVU's Education for Service Scholars program and other volunteer efforts.Read More
Minnesota native Kathryn Tyykila was recognized nationally for service efforts while attending BVU for her undergraduate degree. She gears up for her first year of teaching while embarking on the journey toward a master's degree.Read More
The Hershberger Classic brings together former BVU football players for a day of golf. Tremendous turnout this year leads to more than $10,000 raised for the Beaver Football program.Read More
A general education class his freshman year drove Marco Uribe to explore computer science as a major. The 2020 graduate now finds himself writing code for an agricultural machinery company in Minnesota.Read More
A trip to Ireland and the exploration of all 99 counties in Iowa fueled Lena Gripp's passion for digital media and has inspired her to share the experiences BVU has to offer with others.Read More
The program will help 15 future BVU Beavers in each of the next four years achieve their collegiate dreams, as an anonymous benefactor’s incredible $1 million gift provides renewable scholarships.Read More
Ida Rogers-Ferguson will take what she learned during her visits to seven foreign countries while a student at BVU and apply those experiences to her high school social studies classes.Read More
BVU strengthens its partnership with Buena Vista Regional Medical Center through tuition grants and discounts for employees. The Strategic Partnership allows BVRMC to grow its business while benefiting its employees.Read More
After taking a college-level course in computer science while attending St. Mary's High School, Colby Snyder was set on heading to BVU.Read More
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Spreading Beaver Spirit
The pandemic has increased the distance between us, but it can't dampen our BVU pride! Enjoy resources like coloring pages and wallpaper, as well as stories of our graduating class, as we build Beaver spirit around the world!