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Alumni News from Buena Vista University
BVU Professor Uses Textbooks She Writes
By researching and writing on the subject matter she teaches, Dr. Wind Goodfriend has tightened her grip on where theories originate, and where nuances of results are replicated.

Beavers Show Commitment During First Giving Tuesday Effort
More than $20,000 was contributed by benefactors to Buena Vista University teams and programs on Giving Tuesday, which BVU joined for the first time.

Beavers Celebrate at the All-Campus Christmas Dinner
The evening was full of carols, laughter, and a delicious meal served to students by BVU faculty, staff, and administration. Dressed in their holiday best, students gathered with beloved mascot Buford T. Beaver for photos.

Head Coaches Double-Up on BVU Debuts
Two new faces direct the fortunes of the Buena Vista University basketball programs this season. David Wells is a 40-year-old rookie head coach piloting the women’s basketball team. Trevor Johnson, 28, enters his rookie campaign as head coach for the Beavers men’s squad.

Iowa Superintendent of the Year Heaps Praise on Alma Mater
Enrollment gains, $11 million in physical improvements, and the power of positive thinking have changed the trajectory and culture at the Cardinal of Eldon Community School District.

'Summer' Warms to Wins as a BVU Graduate Student
Summer Goss works toward a master's degree in organizational leadership while enjoying success on the court, as the lone senior on the court on the Beaver volleyball team.

Boeckman, Brashears lead BVU Community Campaign
Both co-chairs have incredibly close ties to Buena Vista University. A kickoff event is slated for Oct. 16 at Cru5h Dining in Siebens Forum.

BVU Homecoming 2019: Indelible Marks Show in Shadow of Victory Arch
Students, alumni, friends, and families united for Homecoming festivities at BVU. Together, Beavers toasted friendship, impact, and being changed for the better.

BVU Hosts Governor’s Volunteer Awards
Seniors joined several BVU alums, including the winner of the Iowa Campus Compact Award for Student Leadership, in being feted for exemplary service to others.

BVU Announces New Brand Platform
Buena Vista University has unveiled a bold, new brand platform established in partnership with a top national branding company.

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