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Disability doesn't slow down Briar Cliff graduate, VITA volunteer

May 18, 2015

Erica Hoffman has fond memories of hitting the slopes, going water-rafting and hiking. After an accident left her paralyzed, she found a new focus: helping people.

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Briar Cliff Enactus team shines (again) on the national stage

Apr 17, 2015

Briar Cliff advanced to the quarterfinal round of the National Enactus Exposition for the 12th straight year. ...


BCU professors awarded at international business conference

Apr 7, 2015

A group of Briar Cliff professors received a "Best Paper Award" from the Clute Institute for Academic Research during the institute's International Business Conference in March. ...


Business professor to keynote “Siouxland Tech Xpo” event

Mar 11, 2015

Dr. Philip Burian will give the keynote presentation on May 12 at the annual Siouxland Tech Xpo, an event designed to inspire innovative thinking among Information Technology leaders in the Siouxland Region. ...


VITA program provides crucial tax assistance for Siouxlanders

Feb 28, 2015

Linda Castillo paid almost $100 to get help preparing her income tax return a few years ago. Since that time, the Sioux City woman has twice gotten some much-needed free help. ...


Local entrepreneurs win startup money at “Swimming with the Sharks”

Feb 27, 2015

Seven local entrepreneurs were awarded a total of $5,000 after pitching their business ideas in the 2015 “Swimming with the Sharks” contest. ...


Soap company awash with business after BCU ‘Sharks’ contest

Feb 15, 2015

During a rough patch around this time last year, Vanessa Wodtke was ready to give up on her startup business, Bloom Wild. ...


Briar Cliff, Siouxland organizations will co-sponsor "Entrepalooza"

Feb 2, 2015

This February, Briar Cliff and 15 other Siouxland organizations will co-sponsor Entrepalooza, a week-long celebration of entrepreneurial spirit in Siouxland. ...


BCU professor published, awarded by Clute Institute

Oct 21, 2014

Briar Cliff University business administration professor Philip Burian recently won a “Best Scholarly Paper Award” at a conference sponsored by the Clute Institute for Academic Research in Munich, Germany. ...


Social media minor now available at Briar Cliff

Sep 13, 2014

What if we told you your tweeting and tagging skills could help land you a job? They can! ...


BCU entrepreneur uses pedal power to create dream job

Mar 16, 2014

Anthony Rossi has been swimming with the sharks. But not the kind you might find in deep oceans; the kind that can make or break your business idea. ...


Accounting students crunch numbers for the greater good

Mar 4, 2014

Where some see a plain tax return, Mark Petersen visualizes something entirely different — a snapshot of someone else’s life. ...


Business contest winners take home $6.4K in grants

Feb 27, 2014

Local entrepreneurs vied to win grants of up to $6,400 when pitching their business ideas in the 2014 “Swimming With the Sharks” contest, held recently at Briar Cliff University. ...


Getting that job: Internet presence, clothes can make a difference

Feb 23, 2014

SIOUX CITY, Iowa — In today’s job market, putting your best self forward starts before walking through the door. ...


New CPA Exam Review Course Offered at Briar Cliff

Nov 7, 2013

For individuals aspiring to be certified public accountants (CPA), Briar Cliff University will offer a CPA Exam Review Course face-to-face or online, beginning Dec. 2, 2013. ...


Sioux City Middle Schools Win Anti-Bullying Video Contest

Oct 28, 2013

Two Sioux City middle schools have emerged as the champions in this year’s beSomebody Anti-Bullying YouTube Video Contest. ...

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