Alumni News

Alumni News from Buena Vista University
'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.

Stars, Hard Work Align in BVU Victory by the Lakeshore
Marching band, cheerleaders, and volunteers celebrated the Beaver football team's dramatic 27-point second-half comeback during Community Night, capping off a thrilling evening of competition on Peterson Field at J. Leslie Rollins Stadium.

Beautiful Sound May Complement Beautiful View for Musician
BVU Marching Blue, the University’s marching band, will make its first appearance in 21 years while entertaining players and fans in the third annual Community Night football game.

BVU Named a Best Value School by U.S. News & World Report
Buena Vista University is ranked No. 4 in the 2020 U.S. News and World Report Best Value School Among Regional Universities in the Midwest. The ranking among 69 Midwest Universities is 28 spots ahead of the closest Iowa institution in this category.

Governor Reynolds Announces $2.9-Million Lamberti Gift to Fuel Development of BVU Entrepreneurship Program
The Donald F. and Charlene K. Lamberti Center for Rural Entrepreneurship will be named for the Casey’s founder and former BVU Board of Trustees member.

BVU Alum Pens Book on Iowa’s ‘Teammates for Life’
Marty Gallagher met with former Iowa Hawkeye basketball star Kenny Arnold as he struggled to communicate with nurses and loved ones in the wake of a series of strokes and setbacks that marked his long fight against brain cancer.

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