Alumni News

Success Stories from Buena Vista University
Rev. Sekou Visits BVU to Discuss Today’s Social Challenges

Considered one of the foremost religious leaders of his generation, Rev. Sekou's discussions about civil rights and racial justice have gained him notoriety across the country.

Step Afrika! Brings Art of Stepping to BVU Campus

The dance company promotes an appreciation for stepping as a contemporary dance genre and its use as an educational, motivational, and healthy tool for young people.

BVU Science and Business Students Honored

The Clifford A. Rae Academic Achievement Award rewards business and science students who excel in their academic pursuits, and encourages quality learning experiences for students outside the classroom.

Students Spread Kindness on Valentine’s Day

Several students stopped by a photo booth in Siebens Forum to show their love for BVU and fellow Beavers on Feb. 14.

BVU Students Give Back to Those in Need

The food packaging effort was part of the University’s ongoing celebration of Black History Month, which has included a variety of diverse events and programs for campus community engagement.

January 2018 Interim Offers Students Variety of Experiences

Several students traveled the globe, enrolled in on-campus courses, and interned across the country this January Interim.

BVU Head Women’s Basketball Coach Honored at Last Home Game

Berry has patrolled the sidelines for the women's basketball program for the last 26 years and is the all-time winningest coach at 389-286.

BVU Game Day Interns Work Super Bowl LII

Game Day interns assist with various activities during the fall football season that include arranging press boxes, delivering game information to media, and recording player and coach interviews.

BVU Kicks Off Spring 2018 Semester

The semester began after an eventful January Interim full of domestic travel, internships, and other unique opportunities.

All That He Bargained for and More in the Kitchen

Over the past 15 years of traveling the world, BVU grad Travis Johnson and his culinary team have shared a passion with governors, presidential candidates, and world leaders.

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