University Holidays

  • Winter Break: Monday, December 24, 2018; Tuesday, December 25, 2018; Wednesday, December 26, 2018; Thursday, December 27, 2018; Friday, December 28, 2018; Monday, December 31, 2018; Tuesday, January 1, 2019
  • Martin Luther King: Monday, January 21, 2019
  • Good Friday: Friday, April 19, 2019
  • Memorial Day: Monday, May 27, 2019
  • Independence Day: Thursday, July 4, 2019
  • Labor Day: Monday, September 2, 2019
  • Thanksgiving: Thursday, November 28, 2019 & Friday, November 29, 2019
  • Winter Break: Tuesday, December 24, 2019; Wednesday, December 25, 2019; Thursday, December 26, 2019; Friday, December 27, 2019; Monday, December 30, 2019; Tuesday, December 31, 2019; Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Announcements

- Part-Time Office Manager

Buena Vista University’s Career and Leadership Development Office is seeking an energetic, flexible, student-focused individual to provide part-time administrative support to the areas of Career and Leadership Development, Recreation Services and Student Activities within the division of Student Success. The successful candidate will have a broad variety of responsibilities including management of day to day administrative activities in the office and managing financial transactions/budgets.

Requires ability to communicate effectively with students, staff, administrators, and faculty in person, by telephone, and in writing. Attention to detail and the ability to work within a team environment are essential. Familiarity with word processing and data management (Microsoft Office) software highly desirable. Associate degree or 2-3 years of proven experience in an administrative assistant position preferred.

A background check will be conducted on the final candidate.

To apply please go to www.bvu.edu/hr.

EOE/ADA/Smoke-Free Employer

- Employee Milestones

We would like to thank the following people for their years of service to Buena Vista University as August marks their employment anniversary. Thank you for your years of dedication! 5+ Years: Amanda Berneking, Trevor Berneking, Kari DeMoss, Brittany Garling, Jessica Garling, Alyssa Grigsby, Benjamin Maas, Amy Maier, Daniel Strohmyer, Mick Albers, Emily Gallagher, Gail Hartsock, Amy Montgomery, Nathan Backman, John Bedward, Thomas Bonagura, Shaley Cullen, Andrea Frantz, Carolyn Friesen, Clyde Moore, Leah Schimmer, Lisa Bengtson, Steven Mills, Karin Strohmyer, Margaret Carrington, Gwen Hart, Mark Walker; 10+ Years: Melanie Hauser, Lisa Mellmann, Angie DeMey, Bryan Kampbell, Stephanie Hays-Angstrom, Matt Packer, Jason Shepherd, Kristi Spotts, Mike Andrews, Wind Goodfriend, Jessa Grosenheider, Kelly Olson, Steve Sonka, Beth Blankers, Deb Lenhart; 15+ Years:  Jean Bral, Jackie AlSaffar, Brian Lenzmeier, Brad Best, Lisa Best, Swasti Bhattacharyya, David Boelter, Jamii Claiborne, David Klee, Mary Mello- Nee, Donna Musel, Stephanie Wilhelm, Steve Eddie, JoAnne Hirschman; 20+ Years:  Shawn Stone, Annamaria Elsden, Jerry Johnson, Tami Laursen, Bethany Larson; 30+ Years: Jodie Morin; 35+ Years;  Wayne Larson, Leanne Valentine

- Student Payroll Cutoff

Today, August 12th is student payroll cut-off at noon. Please review your timecard and make sure there are no missing punches. Paper timesheets must be turned in by noon. Contact HR with any questions. 

- Employee Update

Jamii Claiborne will be the Director of Assessment, Faculty Development, and Advising effective August 1, 2019. Jamii previously served as the Associate Professor of Digital Media. Join us in congratulating Jamii on her new position!

- Employee Update

Thomas Bonagura will be the Dean of School of Science effective August 1, 2019. Thomas previously served as the Associate Professor of Biology. Join us in congratulating Thomas on his new position!

- Employee Update

Dixee Bartholomew-Feis will be the Dean of School of Liberal Arts effective August 1, 2019. Dixee previously served as the Dean of Social Science, Philosophy and Religion. Join us in congratulating Dixee on her new position!

- Employee Update

Jen Stockdall will be the Interim Director of OS Enrollment effective July 9, 2019. Jen previously served as the Assistant Director of OS Enrollment.  Join us in congratulating Jen on her new position!

- Employee Update

Kathy Heuton will be the Prospect Management and Research Administrator effective July 1, 2019. Kathy previously served as the Manager of Prospect Management. Join us in congratulating Kathy on her new position!

- Employee Update

JoAnne Hirshman will be the Gift Processing Generalist effective July 1, 2019. JoAnne previously served as the Coordinator of Advancement Services. Join us in congratulating JoAnne on her new position!

- Employee Update

Theresa Lullmann will be the Office Manager - GSLC effective July 1, 2019. Theresa previously served as the Student Services Secretary. Join us in congratulating Theresa on her new position!

- Employee Update

Rylee Walters began on August 8th as the Area Coordinator.  Please join us in welcoming Rylee to BVU!

- Employee Update

Gordon Ford II began on August 5th as the Area Coordinator.  Please join us in welcoming Gordon to BVU!

- Employee Update

Lorie Stanton began on August 5th as the Campus Nurse/Assistant to Wellness.  Please join us in welcoming back Lorie to BVU!

- Employee Update

Victoria Stille began on August 1st as the PT Dance Coach.  Please join us in welcoming Victoria to BVU!

- Student Payroll Cutoff

Today, July 29th is student payroll cutoff at noon. Please review your timecard and make sure there are no missing punches. Paper timesheets need to be turned in by noon. Contact HR with any questions.