Save the date for Summer Reunion 2017

Wednesday June 7 and Thursday June 8

  • A special on-campus event for BV alumni from the Class of 1972 and before.
  • Class of 1967: 50-year reunion and induction into the Cornerstone Guard 
  • Class of 1957: 60-year reunion

Alumni from the classes of 1955 through 1971 gathered on campus to celebrate Summer Reunion 2016. Highlights from the event:

  • Dr. Bill Cumberland, professor emeritus and author of three editions of Buena Vista's history, discussed pivotal events in the university's life since its founding in 1891.
  • Dean Onken, President of Farner-Bocken, shared an inside look at the company's proud history. Dean was accompanied by Tom Farner SL'73. The Farner family includes a number of proud BV alums. 
  • The induction of the Class of 1966 into the Cornerstone Guard.
  • Recognition of the 60-year milestone for the Class of 1966.
  • Dr. Andrea Frantz, Professor of Digital Media, explored some of the most important First Amendment challenges throughout history and anticipated legal hurdles in the future.