Why Briar Cliff?

Testimonials for Music

Esly Ovando

Meet Esly Ovando

I am extremely happy I made the right decision to finish my education at a school that cares so much about me and my education. Thank you BCU for giving me the opportunity to turn my dreams into reality.

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Melanie Krieps Mergen

Meet Melanie Krieps Mergen

“Now that I’m in a graduate program for writing, I’m realizing now more than ever how outstanding the Modern Languages department is,” says Melanie. “My time as an English major at Briar Cliff gave me the foundation I needed to hit the ground running.”

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Nathan Meendering

Meet Nathan Meendering ...

My dream is to produce music for TV shows and movies. The Cliff Singers even performed one of the pieces I composed.

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Meet Ariel Pokett

“Briar Cliff has taught me if you’re a little unsure of yourself, you can find acceptance, peace, and prosperity on your own time and in your own way.”

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