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Our seniors completed their years at BVU unlike any other class before them: fully online. We salute them and their journeys to Victory Arch! Senior Send-Off

Basketball coaches

Head Coaches Double-Up on BVU Debuts

Two new faces direct the fortunes of the Buena Vista University basketball programs this season. David Wells is a 40-year-old rookie head coach piloting the women’s basketball team. Trevor Johnson, 28, enters his rookie campaign as head coach for the Beavers men’s squad.

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Canyon Hopkins

Beavers Honor a Winner for Every Season in Canyon Hopkins

Canyon “Moose” Hopkins passed away on Oct. 24, ending a courageous battle against Stage 4 Soft Tissue Sarcoma-Synovial. One-hundred-fifty classmates, faculty, and friends joined the Hopkins family in honoring him with a vigil in Schaller Memorial Chapel.

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Conner Ellinghuysen

BVU Names Director of Admissions

Conner Ellinghuysen, Buena Vista University's new director of admissions, has served in a variety of admission and advancement positions at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. He will begin in November.

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Stories and Fun

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!

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