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Iowa Leaders Invite Presidential Contenders to Forum on Immigration

Iowa Leaders Invite Presidential Contenders to Forum on Immigration

Aug. 23, 2015
Iowa Leaders Invite Presidential Contenders to Forum on Immigration On Saturday, Aug. 29, leaders from Iowa's immigrant, business, educational, faith, labor and political communities on the front lines of immigration issues will convene with invited presidential contenders in an effort to find common ground on the issue. Read more...

Munden and Rasmussen Head Buena Vista University Community Campaign

Munden and Rasmussen Head Buena Vista University Community Campaign

Aug. 21, 2015
Munden and Rasmussen Head Buena Vista University Community Campaign BVU has announced that Kit Munden and Chris Rasmussen will be the co-chairs for its 2015-2016 Community Campaign. Contributions to the campaign help provide resources for scholarships and development of innovative academic programs. Read more...

Business Students Participate in Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute

Business Students Participate in Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute

Aug. 13, 2015
Business Students Participate in Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute Four Buena Vista University students participated in the annual Okoboji Entrepreneurial Institute. They joined young entrepreneurs from other schools for the six-day academic experience and earned academic credit. Read more...

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BVU "Campus Tour" Sculpture at the Iowa State Fair

Aug. 11, 2015
BVU If you attend the 2015 Iowa State Fair be sure to check out Buena Vista University's horse-shaped concrete sculpture. The creation is BVU's entry in a contest to help promote the Fair’s theme, "Fair Tour." Read more...

Students Receive Governor's Volunteer Awards

Students Receive Governor's Volunteer Awards

July 13, 2015
Students Receive Governor's Volunteer Awards Eleven Buena Vista University students and the BVU College Republicans were honored at the 2015 Governor's Volunteer Award ceremonies held in June on the BVU campus. Gov. Terry Branstad and Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds attended the event. Read more...

BVU Organization Receives Grant from Alliant Energy Foundation

BVU Organization Receives Grant from Alliant Energy Foundation

July 7, 2015
BVU Organization Receives Grant from Alliant Energy Foundation The Buena Vista University organization BV Buddies-Teammates has received a $1,500 grant from Alliant Energy Foundation that will be used to support their activities in the community. Read more...

Beaver Grads Shoot Documentary in Kosovo

Beaver Grads Shoot Documentary in Kosovo

June 30, 2015
Beaver Grads Shoot Documentary in Kosovo Luke Harwath SL '07 and Scott Locati SL'15 recently returned from Kosovo, where they shot footage for a feature-length documentary about the country. See more...

BVU Receives Grant for School of Science

BVU Receives Grant for School of Science

June 24, 2015
BVU Receives Grant for School of Science Buena Vista University's School of Science has received a grant of $174,054 from the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust to purchase five pieces of laboratory instrumentation equipment for the enhancement and development of classroom and research. Read more...

Education Students Receive Recognition of Excellence

Education Students Receive Recognition of Excellence

June 17, 2015
Education Students Receive Recognition of Excellence Five Buena Vista University students received the Recognition of Excellence Award from Educational Testing Service for their performance on the Praxis II content knowledge exams. Read more...

Studying Business in Switzerland

Studying Business in Switzerland

June 15, 2015
Studying Business in Switzerland Kirsten experienced a new way of learning when she spent a semester abroad in Switzerland. She studied international business management at the Geneva School of Business Administration. See more...

Ahrens Receives Leadership Award

Ahrens Receives Leadership Award

June 11, 2015
Ahrens Receives Leadership Award Zach Ahrens received the Student Leadership Award from Iowa Campus Compact at their Engaged Campus Awards. The award recognizes leadership on campus and in the community and a strong track record of supporting others in service. Read more...

Buena Vista University Honors Faculty and Staff

Buena Vista University Honors Faculty and Staff

June 5, 2015
Buena Vista University Honors Faculty and Staff Buena Vista University held its annual Faculty and Staff Recognition Dinner on May 22 to recognize and award achievements for employees of the university. Read more...

Shepherd Honored by BVU for Excellence in Teaching

Shepherd Honored by BVU for Excellence in Teaching

June 4, 2015
Shepherd Honored by BVU for Excellence in Teaching Dr. Jason Shepherd, assistant professor of computer science, was named the 29th recipient of the George Wythe Award, Buena Vista University's highest honor for excellence in teaching. Read more...

Kiley: Internship Success

Kiley: Internship Success

June 1, 2015
Kiley: Internship Success Kiley wanted an internship where she could explore her passion for writing, and her digital media professors helped her land a spot at xoJane in Manhattan. After a few days on the job, her first article was published and picked up by Time magazine. See more...

Pair of BVU Grads Receive Doctorates From UNMC

Pair of BVU Grads Receive Doctorates From UNMC

May 25, 2015
Pair of BVU Grads Receive Doctorates From UNMC Two BVU graduates, Cassandra Pauley and Grant Turner, graduated from The University of Nebraska Medical Center on May 9. Cassandra received her Doctorate of Pharmacy and Grant received his Doctorate in Medicine. Read more...

Class of 2015 Graduates in Commencement Ceremony

Class of 2015 Graduates in Commencement Ceremony

May 23, 2015
Class of 2015 Graduates in Commencement Ceremony Five hundred eighty-two students received their degrees from Buena Vista University during commencement ceremonies on May 23. Congratulations to the Class of 2015! See more...

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