Celebrating Dr. Bruce Ellingson

Celebrating Dr. Bruce Ellingson

May 2, 2015
Beaver alumni, students and faculty gathered to celebrate Dr. Bruce Ellingson's 31 years at Buena Vista University. Digital media faculty, past and present, spoke eloquently of his impact on the university and its students. Read more...

Service and Fun on Buenafication Day

Service and Fun on Buenafication Day

April 30, 2015
Buena Vista University celebrated Buenafication Day, a time-honored campus tradition, on April 30. Students, faculty and staff spent the day having fun and performing service. Read more...

Alumni Association Names Seniors of the Year

Alumni Association Names Seniors of the Year

April 29, 2015
The BVU National Alumni Association presented two students with "Senior of the Year" honors at the Student Recognition Dinner on April 25. The seniors selected were Beth Weber and Ian Grigsby. Read more...

Scholars Day 2015

Scholars Day 2015

April 25, 2015
Jeff Anderson SL'03 was the keynote speaker at Buena Vista University's 11th annual Scholars Day celebration. The annual event provides students from all disciplines an opportunity to present their best academic work. Read more...

Digital Media Students, Alumni Meet in Wisconsin

Digital Media Students, Alumni Meet in Wisconsin

April 19, 2015
BVU digital media students traveled to the Central States Communication Association Conference with Jerry Johnson SL'85. While there, they had a chance to meet Mei-Lien Converse SL'12. Read more...

Business Students Meet Alumni in Kansas City

Business Students Meet Alumni in Kansas City

April 13, 2015
Scott Anderson, associate professor of marketing, traveled with business students to Kansas City, where they met with BVU alumni. Some of the alumni also invited the group to visit their businesses. Read more...

BVU Announces 2015 Commencement Speaker

BVU Announces 2015 Commencement Speaker

April 7, 2015
Buena Vista University has announced that Laura Horn, retired America Online business executive and former BVU Trustee, will be the 2015 Commencement speaker on May 23. Read more...

Phillips Turns 108

Phillips Turns 108

April 6, 2015
Our most sincere birthday wishes go out to Merle (Garton) Phillips SL'30 of Carol Stream, Ill. She turned 108 on April 2! Read more...

Alumni Honored by Advertising Federation

Alumni Honored by Advertising Federation

March 25, 2015
Two BVU alumni have been honored by the American Advertising Federation of Des Moines. Adam Feller SL'11 was named "Ad Pro of the Year" and Kelsey (Reitmeier) Feller SL'12 was awarded "Rookie of the Year." Read more...

Beavers Get Shout-Out in NYC Sports Broadcast

Beavers Get Shout-Out in NYC Sports Broadcast

March 24, 2015
During an appearance on WPIX-TV in New York City, Slam magazine's Leigh Klein was quizzed on his knowledge of college mascots. He knew the mascot of every college in the quiz, including a certain beloved Beaver. Read more...