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In the News

Class of 2015 Graduates in Commencement Ceremony

Class of 2015 Graduates in Commencement Ceremony

May 23, 2015
Class of 2015 Graduates in Commencement Ceremony Five hundred eighty-two students received their degrees from Buena Vista University during commencement ceremonies on May 23. Congratulations to the Class of 2015! See more...

Victory Arch Procession: Commencement 2015

Victory Arch Procession: Commencement 2015

May 23, 2015
Victory Arch Procession: Commencement 2015 Watch as Buena Vista University's Class of 2015 makes the traditional procession through Victory Arch on its way to the commencement ceremony in Siebens Fieldhouse. See more...

Timelapse: Commencement 2015

Timelapse: Commencement 2015

May 23, 2015
Timelapse: Commencement 2015 Buena Vista University's commencement ceremonies were held on May 25. See time lapse video of the event in Siebens Fieldhouse. See more...

Buena Vista University Engages in Process to Address Higher Education Challenges

Buena Vista University Engages in Process to Address Higher Education Challenges

May 12, 2015
Buena Vista University Engages in Process to Address Higher Education Challenges Buena Vista University has completed a year-long comprehensive self-assessment of its academic, administrative and co-curricular programs and services, called Prioritization. BVU chose to undertake this evaluation to address growing challenges that are affecting higher education on state and national levels. Read more...

Commencement Ceremonies Scheduled for May 23

Commencement Ceremonies Scheduled for May 23

May 11, 2015
Commencement Ceremonies Scheduled for May 23 Buena Vista University will hold commencement ceremonies on Saturday, May 23, with 582 graduates scheduled to receive their degrees. The commencement speaker will be retired America Online executive and former BVU Trustee Laura Horn. Read more...

Buenafication Day Provides a Record 7,500 Hours of Service

Buenafication Day Provides a Record 7,500 Hours of Service

May 8, 2015
Buenafication Day Provides a Record 7,500 Hours of Service An estimated 3,500 faculty, staff, college students and students from Storm Lake Community School District participated in Buena Vista University's 102nd annual Buenafication Day, contributing 7,500 hours of community service. See more...

Student Organizations Receive Awards at Regional Conference

Student Organizations Receive Awards at Regional Conference

May 7, 2015
Student Organizations Receive Awards at Regional Conference Members of the Buena Vista University Student Activities Board attended the National Association for Campus Activities regional conference in Madison, Wisconsin, April 16-19, where they received several awards. Read more...

Spring Break Service Trips Impact BVU Students

Spring Break Service Trips Impact BVU Students

May 5, 2015
Spring Break Service Trips Impact BVU Students More than 40 Buena Vista University students, faculty and staff participated in four AWOL trips during spring break, enabling them to volunteer their time and service to a variety of people and programs. Read more...

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...