Beaver Alumni in Sherwood Forest

Beaver Alumni in Sherwood Forest

Feb. 23, 2015
Four BVU alumni are involved in the production of "The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood" at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. In the play, the Merry Men are armed with spoons and battle a Sheriff of Nottingham who would rather be bowling. Read more...

Wythe Award Faculty Finalists Announced

Wythe Award Faculty Finalists Announced

Feb. 19, 2015
Four professors have been selected as finalists for BVU's 2015 George Wythe Award for Excellence in Teaching. The winner will be announced at the Faculty and Staff Recognition Dinner on May 22. Read more...

Hot Shooting Sends Men's Basketball to Conference Title

Hot Shooting Sends Men's Basketball to Conference Title

Feb. 18, 2015
The Buena Vista men's basketball team shot better than 50 percent from the field en route to a commanding 94-80 road victory over the University of Dubuque. The win secured the program's 12th overall Iowa Conference title and the ninth under head coach Brian Van Haaften. Read more...

Students Honored at Iowa College Media Conference

Students Honored at Iowa College Media Conference

Feb. 17, 2015
Buena Vista University's student media organizations took home several awards at the 2015 Iowa College Media Association conference, winning 29 awards in numerous categories and three special awards. Read more...

Track Alumni Reunite at Dennis Young Meet

Track Alumni Reunite at Dennis Young Meet

Feb. 9, 2015
Proudly displaying boxes of Junior Mints, Buena Vista University track alumni and friends reunited at the Dennis Young Classic in February. Read more...

Alumni Bring Their Daughters to the Game

Alumni Bring Their Daughters to the Game

Jan. 19, 2015
Beaver alumni Keely (Bowman) Dutler SL'98 and Laurie (Hopkins) Wallis SL'98 brought their daughters' 8th grade basketball teams from Ridgeview and Grundy Center to campus on Saturday, Jan. 17. Read more...

Introduction to Pharmacology

Introduction to Pharmacology

Jan. 17, 2015
Students in "Introduction to Pharmacology" are learning about basic pathophysiology and discussing how medications treat a variety of diseases. The experience also involves studying the effects of pharmacological agents on cell viability and function. Read more...

Beavers at Bedford Industries

Beavers at Bedford Industries

Jan. 3, 2015
Katie (Luitjens) Larson SL'08, Stacy (Kruger) Fricke SL'04 and Gladiola Esparza SL'14 take a break at Bedford Industries. The three Beaver alumni work for the company in Worthington, Minn. Read more...

Looking Back on 2014

Looking Back on 2014

Dec. 17, 2014
It was another great year at Buena Vista University. Take a look at some of the exciting things that happened in 2014... in the classroom, on the field and traveling the world. Read more...

Celebrating the Season at the Christmas Dinner

Celebrating the Season at the Christmas Dinner

Dec. 4, 2014
The Buena Vista University community gathered together for the 28th Annual All-Campus Christmas Dinner. Students were served a holiday meal by members of the University faculty, staff, and administration. Read more...