Success Stories from Buena Vista University http://bvu.edu/news en-us Buena Vista University's Class of 2018 Graduates http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=c934b924-c07f-496f-8d4b-27eedaf48202 Six hundred sixteen students received their degrees from Buena Vista University during commencement ceremonies on May 26. Congratulations to the Class of 2018! Sat, 26 May 2018 10:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=c934b924-c07f-496f-8d4b-27eedaf48202 BVU Softball Team Receives Award for Volunteer Service http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=a176a7c1-0631-4326-9026-f8b153e0b1c6 The Golden Shovel is awarded annually by Buena Vista County Habitat for Humanity to the BVU campus organization, club, or team whose involvement in building community has been the most extraordinary during the school year. Thu, 24 May 2018 02:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=a176a7c1-0631-4326-9026-f8b153e0b1c6 Wiebers Named Senior of the Year http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=f2218df2-5a6f-4e7f-84c0-cad128598f52 Each year, the BVU National Alumni Association honors an outstanding senior who demonstrates academic achievement, leadership characteristics, and the ability to set personal and career goals. Tue, 22 May 2018 08:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=f2218df2-5a6f-4e7f-84c0-cad128598f52 BVU Student-athlete Qualifies for DIII Outdoor Track & Field Championships http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=af68a17b-518b-4e86-be99-3ceaf6f45339 Beall's discus throw is ranked 17th in DIII with the top-20 individual marks selected to take part in the championships. Mon, 21 May 2018 05:45:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=af68a17b-518b-4e86-be99-3ceaf6f45339 Spring Canoeing on Storm Lake http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=1c21fbdf-1691-4109-9ec6-59f2340d1267 BVU student Kathia Puls on Instagram: ''There's no place I’d rather be than on the shores at BV.'' Thu, 17 May 2018 03:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=1c21fbdf-1691-4109-9ec6-59f2340d1267 BVU Names New Vice President for University Development and Alumni Engagement http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=952a9edd-27d5-436f-a36e-3fef8465c005 Johnson is an accomplished advancement professional with more than 24 years of higher education experience in fundraising, marketing, and alumni relations. Thu, 17 May 2018 10:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=952a9edd-27d5-436f-a36e-3fef8465c005 BVU Student Wins Award from the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=9e5fc5ba-46b4-48af-a10e-9095ff7c44b4 The promos, entitled, “BVTV: For Beavers By Beavers,” were created using stop motion animation and motion graphics and took McGrew approximately five months to complete. Thu, 17 May 2018 08:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=9e5fc5ba-46b4-48af-a10e-9095ff7c44b4 BVTV Tonight! Wraps Up Premiere Season http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=f6e27771-f6cc-4be2-9985-cb5ed6b5cfb8 The show, which includes a cast and crew of approximately 20 BVU students, was developed to be similar in format to popular late night talk shows such as "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon" and "Jimmy Kimmel Live." Wed, 16 May 2018 08:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=f6e27771-f6cc-4be2-9985-cb5ed6b5cfb8 Commencement Ceremonies Scheduled for May 26 http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=e89ad455-13cb-4154-a406-359e636a7698 The 2018 commencement speaker will be Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, Mike Naig, who is a 2000 graduate of BVU with degrees in biology and political science. Tue, 15 May 2018 09:30:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=e89ad455-13cb-4154-a406-359e636a7698 Student MOVE Holds Volunteer Recognition Dinner http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=db119de1-01ae-4dd6-9ef5-eb48b16b1a19 Each spring, the event honors BVU students, faculty, staff, and alumni, as well as community members, for their outstanding volunteer service and initiatives. Mon, 14 May 2018 04:45:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=db119de1-01ae-4dd6-9ef5-eb48b16b1a19 BVU Students Organize Annual Fiesta Latina Event http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=f67d2175-dab6-489f-81eb-b289ad3b4fa0 Fiesta Latina is an annual community-wide fundraiser that is held each spring to bring awareness to the Latino culture and to help raise funds for a local non-profit organization. Fri, 11 May 2018 02:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=f67d2175-dab6-489f-81eb-b289ad3b4fa0 BVU to Host Domestic Violence Symposium http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=65796cd8-4025-45e1-a877-688adb56fe19 Professionals – including licensed mental health counselors, social workers, licensed marriage and family therapists, and substance abuse providers – who attend the symposium are qualified to receive 2.75 continuing education units. Fri, 11 May 2018 12:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=65796cd8-4025-45e1-a877-688adb56fe19 Ten Area High School Students Selected for Education for Service Scholars Program http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=3e639b2d-6c54-4177-8e3c-ee18c2f9b863 The Education for Service Scholars program was announced in December and awards up to ten four-year scholarships, all totaling in excess of the cost of tuition, each year to eligible students who graduate from a high school located in Buena Vista County. Wed, 9 May 2018 04:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=3e639b2d-6c54-4177-8e3c-ee18c2f9b863 BVU Names New School of Education Dean http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=923381bf-075e-4e68-a26f-98a85b1a1343 A native of Cleveland, Monroe-Baillargeon’s research focuses on inclusive education, teacher education, and literacy. Tue, 8 May 2018 08:15:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=923381bf-075e-4e68-a26f-98a85b1a1343 BVU Celebrates Inauguration of 18th President http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=2217749f-32c9-41b2-8db5-bb720fee7094 Community members, delegates representing institutions from across Iowa and the U.S., as well as BVU students, alumni, faculty, and staff, gathered to support Dr. Joshua D. Merchant in his new leadership role. Sat, 5 May 2018 07:00:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=2217749f-32c9-41b2-8db5-bb720fee7094 BVU Celebrates Forum Renovation Kick Off http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=5e16226c-3899-4de4-8e44-b6870bcfbc5a BVU President Joshua D. Merchant, members of the Board of Trustees, Forum donors, faculty, and Student Senate representatives all joined in on the celebration. Thu, 3 May 2018 06:45:00 CDT http://bvu.edu/about/news/detail?id=5e16226c-3899-4de4-8e44-b6870bcfbc5a