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Graduation Application Deadline
Storm Lake Campus students who plan to graduate in May or August 2014 have been emailed an application for graduation. The deadline for submitting applications to the Registrar's office is Monday, December 9.
The residence halls will be closed for Thanksgiving break beginning at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday,
November 27th and reopen at noon on Sunday, December 1st.
ALPS (Adventure Leaderships Program Scholars) will be taking 7 students to South Dakota to hike, eat, and enjoy the outdoors on November 22-23. Students will be departing from campus Friday, November 22nd at 3:00 PM and returning Saturday the 23rd around 5:30 PM. The cost per student is $15.
Moonlight Breakfast Monday, December 9
Each semester during finals week, Student Affairs and Sodexo Food Service host a late-night breakfast for students. Served by the Student Affairs staff, this is an excellent study break as students prepare for their final examinations.
CHECK YOUR RIDE!!
As part of the 24/7 For Your Safety initiative, the Office for Student Affairs, in cooperation with Fitzpatrick Auto Center, encourages all BVU students to Check Your Ride before you travel for Thanksgiving Break. Simply go to Fitzpatrick Auto Center, 1301 N. Lake, during the week of Wednesday, November 20 – Wednesday, November 27 to have a Fitzpatrick technician give your vehicle a quick safety inspection. Fitzpatrick technicians will check all of your fluid levels, check all your belts and hoses, and check your tire pressure. The best part is…. IT’S ABSOLUTELY FREE!!!
2nd Annual Turkey Trot 5k Fun Walk/Run!
This 5K fun Walk/Run will start at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, November 25 at the Rec Services house and is open to the BVU students, staff and faculty and their families. The route is top secret and will be disclosed at a later date. The registration fee for all participants is one can of food which will benefit local families. ROTC students participating will be carrying the canned food in their backpacks so let’s help them condition by loading them down with lots of canned food to donate. Be creative and come up with a team name and costume or enter as an individual. Everyone is invited to enjoy s’mores, hot chocolate, and apple cider at the Rec Services house after the walk/run.
The Tack, BVU’s award-winning, online student newspaper, invites you keep up-to-date on all the news about BVU by visiting its website at http://www.bvtack.com/. While there, be sure to click on “Subscribe” (http://www.bvtack.com/subscribe/) to start getting The Point, the paper’s weekly eNewsletter that comes directly to your email inbox and contains the top headlines for that week. You can also follow The Tack ONLINE on Facebook or @thetack on Twitter for news updates and links
Have you looked at the Upcoming Travel Opportunities on this page?
You will see some great AWOL (Alternative Week of Off-site Learning) trips planned for Spring Break 2014. Wonderful opportunities for students to lead, share and make a difference!