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Football players enter to fanfare

Stars, Hard Work Align in BVU Victory by the Lakeshore

Marching band, cheerleaders, and volunteers celebrated the Beaver football team's dramatic 27-point second-half comeback during Community Night, capping off a thrilling evening of competition on Peterson Field at J. Leslie Rollins Stadium.

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BVU Named a Best Value School by U.S. News & World Report

Buena Vista University is ranked No. 4 in the 2020 U.S. News and World Report Best Value School Among Regional Universities in the Midwest. The ranking among 69 Midwest Universities is 28 spots ahead of the closest Iowa institution in this category.

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Students walk through Victory Arch

Big Freshman Class Helps Make History at BVU

Thanks in part to new programs, Buena Vista University welcomed 282 freshmen, transfer students, and international scholars to campus. The group represents the second largest collection of new students since 2010.

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Lauren Slings working the streets for the Newtown Police Department

BVU Student Serves Newton Police Department

As part of the internship, Lauren Slings had experiences in the canine unit, parking enforcement, and SWAT team. This is her second internship this year, following a January psychology internship serving Polk County Crisis and Advocacy.

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Clayton Christian

BVU Accounting Major Counts Five Internships

Clayton Christian, an accounting major, finishes his internship while counting the days until his senior year begins at BVU. The Beaver pitcher is anxious to make his mark on the diamond and in the business world.

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