Help Wish Dr. Tollefson a Happy 90th Birthday

April 03, 2017
The children of Rev. Dr. Bob Tollefson, professor emeritus of religion and philosophy, invite you to join them in a card shower celebrating his 90th birthday on Thursday, April 6.


BVU Announces 2017 Commencement Speaker

March 27, 2017
Anne Motsenbocker, president of JP Morgan Chase's south middle-market banking, and granddaughter of the late Drs. Paul and Vivian McCorkle, will address the graduating Class of 2017.


Finalists Named for BVU Wythe Award

March 20, 2017
The recipient of the award, which was endowed by the late Paul and Vivian McCorkle, will receive a sabbatical and a $30,000 stipend for faculty development.


Alumni Celebrate the Anniversary of Kosovo Independence

February 26, 2017
Buena Vista alumni were in attendance at the celebration of the ninth anniversary of Kosovo independence at the World Food Prize.


Dr. Joshua Merchant named Buena Vista University President

February 20, 2017
Merchant has worked in education for the past 19 years and has extensive experience in strategic planning, fundraising, external engagement, marketing and enrollment management.


Alumni Reunite in Linn Grove

February 19, 2017
These 2000s-era alumni maintain their life-long friendship by planning a reunion at a new location every year. This February, they stayed at Linn Grove's Innspiration Vines & Wines.


BVU Names Two New Trustees

February 16, 2017
Buena Vista University has announced Mike Degen and Brad Schroeder have been named to the Board of Trustees. The Board works to develop policies and programs to help BVU provide a quality higher education experience to its students.


Digital Media Students Honored at ICMA Conference

February 10, 2017
Students in BVU's campus media organizations – KBVU, the University Cable Network and The Tack Online – received 27 awards in numerous categories, including several first place honors.


Remembering Dr. Carl Adkins

February 02, 2017
The professor emeritus of English taught at Buena Vista University for over thirty years, serving in roles including chair of the faculty senate, assistant dean, leader of curriculum development and head men's tennis coach.


Buena Vista University Announces New Master's Degree

January 10, 2017
The new Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership is an applied degree and consists of 30 semester hours culminating in the student's choice of capstone experience in either a research effort or executive internship.


Beavers in Europe

January 09, 2017
A group of Buena Vista University students are exploring the most famous and beautiful spots in Europe. The trip includes stops in Amsterdam, Prague, Munich, Salzburg, Rome, Vatican City, Pompeii, Florence, Paris, and London.