Success Stories from Buena Vista University http://bvu.edu/news en-us McCorkle Fellows Explore Europe http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=87df38b3-ac93-4c94-83f7-323ddfcecf1f The Fellows visited a variety of cities and historical locations, including Reykjavik, Iceland; Copenhagen, Denmark; Bergen, Norway; Oslo, Norway; and Stockholm, Sweden. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=87df38b3-ac93-4c94-83f7-323ddfcecf1f Siebens Forum Remodeling in Progress http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=6fed51cb-b4b8-4019-9e6e-0028e567396e See photos: the remodeling of the Harold Walter Siebens School of Business/Siebens Forum is in full swing. The renovation is driven by the priorities of BVU students. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 10:30:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=6fed51cb-b4b8-4019-9e6e-0028e567396e Dr. Andrea Frantz Named New Executive Director of National Media Organization http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=1b0e7010-7baa-4855-bffc-698bef76c4b9 SCJ is the nation’s oldest organization designed solely to serve college media leaders. Today, the organization has approximately 100 active chapters nationwide and 1,200 members. Thu, 12 Jul 2018 10:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=1b0e7010-7baa-4855-bffc-698bef76c4b9 BVU Celebrates Sioux City Location with Ribbon Cutting http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=106cd0f5-595d-40de-82f8-e5509f35a215 The location will provide classes in a variety of formats, including face-to-face courses in the evening, online courses, and courses delivered via web-based videos. Tue, 10 Jul 2018 11:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=106cd0f5-595d-40de-82f8-e5509f35a215 New Alumni Association Board Members for 2018 http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=8060cb25-8de8-47c0-8041-ed1c33c6a8d5 On July 1, BVU welcomed six new members to the National Alumni Association Board of Directors. They will offer advice, volunteer service, and financial support to the University. Fri, 6 Jul 2018 01:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=8060cb25-8de8-47c0-8041-ed1c33c6a8d5 BVU Hosts Tech Trek STEM Camp http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=15a04a1f-4794-457d-badc-d762beab537f Tech Trek is a crucial program to prepare and empower the next generation of girls to go into STEM fields and increase the science and technology talent pool. Thu, 5 Jul 2018 02:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=15a04a1f-4794-457d-badc-d762beab537f Beavers March in Storm Lake's July 4 Parade http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=3a6a759f-1608-450c-a260-775325ac359b Led by President Joshua Merchant, a group of enthusiastic Beavers represented Buena Vista University in the annual Star Spangled Spectacular on Independence Day. Wed, 4 Jul 2018 02:30:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=3a6a759f-1608-450c-a260-775325ac359b BVU Opens Sioux City Location in Partnership with Western Iowa Tech Community College http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=a3c95296-64d2-441d-ae0a-2d032ac6ceb4 BVU has been partnering with community colleges in Iowa for more than 40 years and has 15 additional locations across the state. Thu, 28 Jun 2018 03:45:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=a3c95296-64d2-441d-ae0a-2d032ac6ceb4 BVU's Tech Trek Camp Receives Grant from DuPont Pioneer http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=51277603-2316-485a-a37e-80e9e7a5c763 The funds from the grant will be used to help support the camp’s activities, which include several classes throughout the week. Wed, 20 Jun 2018 02:45:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=51277603-2316-485a-a37e-80e9e7a5c763 BVU Names New Chief Marketing Officer http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=82757fab-39f9-44a3-b71a-f31403cc927f Rick Pallister is an accomplished executive with more than 25 years of brand strategy and marketing experience. Tue, 19 Jun 2018 03:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=82757fab-39f9-44a3-b71a-f31403cc927f BVU Names New Director of the Institute for Agriculture, Food, and Resource Management http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=c3214f1a-6bb4-439a-8570-ca3b8c8112d7 Meiners graduated from BVU in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in political science. He also holds a master’s degree in public policy from Liberty University. Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:30:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=c3214f1a-6bb4-439a-8570-ca3b8c8112d7 Mark Rial Named BVU Head Wrestling Coach http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=1be27d32-9ccf-4e02-8b64-6aec7ba62b24 From 2010-17, Rial was an assistant coach at Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge where he was also heavily involved with recruiting. Tue, 12 Jun 2018 04:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=1be27d32-9ccf-4e02-8b64-6aec7ba62b24 BV Buddies Mentoring Program Receives Grant from Alliant Energy Foundation http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=dd7f24cd-ab41-49a0-b0a6-5b076320a17b The award is part of the Community Grants program that the Alliant Energy Foundation offers to organizations each year. Tue, 12 Jun 2018 11:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=dd7f24cd-ab41-49a0-b0a6-5b076320a17b BVU Announces New Health Sciences Major http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=b7dd7676-4dd8-4e7a-a46d-34f97dfadd06 The major is set to launch in the fall and will integrate classes from BVU's School of Science and School of Education and Exercise Science. Mon, 11 Jun 2018 10:30:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=b7dd7676-4dd8-4e7a-a46d-34f97dfadd06 BVU Honors Faculty and Staff http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=b4e48b5f-3441-4b0b-bd06-ed12fb233958 Faculty and staff were the recipients of several awards, including Education for Service, Student Senate Faculty Member of the Year, and Student Senate Staff Member of the Year, among others. Wed, 6 Jun 2018 08:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=b4e48b5f-3441-4b0b-bd06-ed12fb233958 BVU's Dr. Andrea Frantz Honored for Excellence in Teaching http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=94f18d6c-45c5-4c30-b152-3e24bc348ca6 The George Wythe Award is BVU's highest honor for excellence in teaching and includes a $30,000 stipend and a sabbatical for the recipient to pursue professional development and/or research. Wed, 6 Jun 2018 08:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=94f18d6c-45c5-4c30-b152-3e24bc348ca6