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Coach Lila Frommelt's legacy lives on at Briar Cliff

Aug 20, 2014

The 10th annual Lila Frommelt Memorial Golf Classic raised nearly $50,000 for Briar Cliff’s annual scholarship fund.

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Academic Headlines


Briar Cliff awarded grant to identify, help at-risk students

Aug 14, 2014 | Briar Cliff University recently received a $78,044 College Success grant from Great Lakes Higher Education Guaranty Corporation for the 2014-2015 academic year.


Continuing ed student earns $10,000 scholarship from Briar Cliff

Aug 6, 2014 | Briar Cliff University is proud to announce that Chelby Lambert of Le Mars, Iowa, has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the University’s $10,000 Community College Graduate Scholarship.


Briar Cliff receives Gilchrist Foundation Grant for choral program

Jul 31, 2014 | Briar Cliff University took another step toward fulfilling its goal to expand the choral arts in Siouxland by receiving an $85,000 grant from the Gilchrist Foundation.


Campus Headlines


Briar Cliff designated an official "Blue Zone Worksite"

Aug 19, 2014 | Briar Cliff is now an official "Blue Zone Worksite," meaning the University maintains a healthy work environment that promotes and encourages employee well-being.


Remembering Flight 232: Campus reflects on anniversary of tragedy

Jul 19, 2014 | In the days following the crash of United Flight 232, Briar Cliff University served as a "home away from home" for survivors and their families.


Student gets year of free potato olés for a clever tweet

Jul 2, 2014 | Lexie Henschke has a "golden ticket" for a year's worth of free Potato Oles from Taco John's — and it all started with a creative tweet.


Athletic Headlines


Coach Lila Frommelt's legacy lives on at Briar Cliff

Aug 20, 2014 | The 10th annual Lila Frommelt Memorial Golf Classic raised nearly $50,000 for Briar Cliff’s annual scholarship fund.


BCU alum takes over football program at Sioux City North

Aug 7, 2014 | Jon Niemic had a plan, but even he was a little surprised it came together so quickly.


Men's volleyball to become a reality at The Cliff

May 27, 2014 | Briar Cliff University has announced the addition of men's volleyball as an intercollegiate varsity sport, to begin play during the 2015-16 school year.


Alumni Headlines


Coach Lila Frommelt's legacy lives on at Briar Cliff

Aug 20, 2014 | The 10th annual Lila Frommelt Memorial Golf Classic raised nearly $50,000 for Briar Cliff’s annual scholarship fund.


A pop of art: Briar Cliff alum blends realism with whimsy

Aug 14, 2014 | Ben Pratt moved a majority of his artwork to the Modern Art Midtown gallery in Omaha, Neb., sometime before August. He and seven other artists' works will be on display at MAM until the end of the month.


BCU alum takes over football program at Sioux City North

Aug 7, 2014 | Jon Niemic had a plan, but even he was a little surprised it came together so quickly.


Faculty Headlines


Briar Cliff University welcomes new social work program director

Jul 30, 2014 | Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce Elizabeth Rembold as its new social work program director.


Dr. Sean Burton appointed as NCCO's chief editor of publications

Jul 24, 2014 | Briar Cliff University is proud to recognize Dr. Sean Burton's appointment as Chief Editor of Publications by the executive board of the National Collegiate Choral Organization (NCCO).


Briar Cliff music professor to perform at Carnegie Hall in 2015

May 30, 2014 | Dr. Richard Steinbach, professor of music, will perform a solo debut "Fusion at Carnegie Hall" concert on Friday, June 12, 2015. The concert will premiere Dr. Steinbach’s new "FUSION" recording project.


Local Media Headlines


Coach Lila Frommelt's legacy lives on at Briar Cliff

Aug 20, 2014 | The 10th annual Lila Frommelt Memorial Golf Classic raised nearly $50,000 for Briar Cliff’s annual scholarship fund.


A pop of art: Briar Cliff alum blends realism with whimsy

Aug 14, 2014 | Ben Pratt moved a majority of his artwork to the Modern Art Midtown gallery in Omaha, Neb., sometime before August. He and seven other artists' works will be on display at MAM until the end of the month.


Briar Cliff alum returns to practice family medicine in Sioux City

Jul 31, 2014 | Two nights before his first day of work at Family Health Care of Siouxland Morningside Clinic, Dr. Nicholas Bechtold had a terrible nightmare.


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