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BVU Theatre Presents

BVU Theatre Presents "Into the Woods"

May 2, 2015
BVU Theatre Presents Buena Vista University Theatre presented "Into the Woods" on April 24-25 and May 1-2 in Schaller Memorial Chapel. The musical brings together classic fairytale stories including Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk, Little Red Riding Hood and more. Read more...

Scholars Day: The Effects of Foam Rolling

Scholars Day: The Effects of Foam Rolling

May 1, 2015
Scholars Day: The Effects of Foam Rolling Athletic training students studied the effects of "foam rolling" and presented their findings at Scholars Day, Buena Vista University's celebration of students' intellectual and scholarly accomplishments. See more...

Service and Fun on Buenafication Day

Service and Fun on Buenafication Day

April 30, 2015
Service and Fun on Buenafication Day Buena Vista University celebrated Buenafication Day, a time-honored campus tradition, on April 30. Students, faculty and staff spent the day having fun and performing service. See more...

Concert Band Presents Spring Concert and Featured Guest

Concert Band Presents Spring Concert and Featured Guest

April 30, 2015
Concert Band Presents Spring Concert and Featured Guest The Buena Vista University Concert Band, under the direction of Jerry Bertrand, will present its annual Spring Concert on Sunday, May 10 in Schaller Memorial Chapel. Read more...

Digital Media Students Receive 15 National Awards

Digital Media Students Receive 15 National Awards

April 28, 2015
Digital Media Students Receive 15 National Awards Buena Vista University's media students and organizations received 15 awards in the annual Society for Collegiate Journalists national media contest. Entries are judged by professionals in the media industry. Read more...

Dance Marathon Raises Money for Children's Miracle Network

Dance Marathon Raises Money for Children's Miracle Network

April 28, 2015
Dance Marathon Raises Money for Children's Miracle Network BVU students participated in a dance marathon to raise money for the Children's Miracle Network. The event raised $3,000, which will be used to enhance children’s healthcare services and fund special services and health education for children and families. Read more...

Students Present Academic Work at Scholars Day

Students Present Academic Work at Scholars Day

April 27, 2015
Students Present Academic Work at Scholars Day Buena Vista University's 11th annual Scholars Day was held April 24. The event provided students from all disciplines an opportunity to present their best presentations, original research, academic posters, artistic creations, and performances to their peers, professors, and the public. See more...

Pre-Law Students Meet Nebraska Supreme Court Justices

Pre-Law Students Meet Nebraska Supreme Court Justices

April 24, 2015
Pre-Law Students Meet Nebraska Supreme Court Justices Buena Vista University pre-law students got the chance to visit Creighton University School of Law, one of BVU's 3+3 law program partners, where they met with Nebraska Supreme Court justices during the court’s special session on April 2. Read more...

ROTC Cadet Receives Governor's Award

ROTC Cadet Receives Governor's Award

April 23, 2015
ROTC Cadet Receives Governor's Award ROTC Cadet Matthew Hanson, a senior business economics major from Stanton, received the Reserve Officer Training Corps Governor's Cup ROTC Award for outstanding achievement from Iowa Governor Terry Branstad. Read more...

Buena Vista University Hosts Third Annual Computer Security Contest

Buena Vista University Hosts Third Annual Computer Security Contest

April 20, 2015
Buena Vista University Hosts Third Annual Computer Security Contest Students from the BVU computer science department competed against each other and students from three additional universities during a computer security attack-and-defend contest. See more...

Digital Media Hosts High School Student Media Festival

Digital Media Hosts High School Student Media Festival

April 17, 2015
Digital Media Hosts High School Student Media Festival Buena Vista University’s digital media department hosted the third annual SHOWOFF Student Media Festival on April 10. The festival allows high school juniors and seniors to submit media projects for award consideration in a variety of categories. Read more...

BVU Earns Regional Honors from Society of Professional Journalists

BVU Earns Regional Honors from Society of Professional Journalists

April 13, 2015
BVU Earns Regional Honors from Society of Professional Journalists Buena Vista University student journalists, its media publication, The Tack, and its radio station KBVU received recognition in the 2014 Society of Professional Journalist regional Mark of Excellence Awards. Read more...

BVU Announces 2015 Commencement Speaker

BVU Announces 2015 Commencement Speaker

April 7, 2015
BVU Announces 2015 Commencement Speaker Buena Vista University has announced that Laura Horn, retired America Online business executive and former BVU Trustee, will be the 2015 Commencement speaker on May 23. Read more...

Bonnie Keller Receives National Honor for Service

Bonnie Keller Receives National Honor for Service

April 2, 2015
Bonnie Keller Receives National Honor for Service Bonnie Keller, a senior biology major from Sioux City, was selected by Campus Compact as one of seven Iowa college students to receive the national Newman Civic Fellows Award. Read more...

Choir Takes it Outside

Choir Takes it Outside

March 31, 2015
Choir Takes it Outside The Buena Vista University Choir rehearses outside on a beautiful afternoon in early spring. The choir is under the direction of Dr. Merrin Guice. See more...

Taxing Work Gives Back

Taxing Work Gives Back

March 25, 2015
Taxing Work Gives Back The VITA program provides free income tax preparation assistance to people who are lower-income, persons with disabilities, and others. Nineteen BVU students volunteer with the program. Read more...