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Baseball Alumni Raise Over $18,000 for Program

Sep 9, 2019

The Briar Cliff University’s alumni booster “Touch ‘Em All Club” raised over $18,000 at their annual golf tournament at Green Valley Golf Course this August.

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Briar Cliff announces alumni award recipients

May 9, 2019

Briar Cliff University recognized two alumni with its annual Alumni Awards on May 7 at Toast to the Tassel, an event celebrating the graduating class. Jane Shey (’79) received the Distinguished Alumni Award and Jake Rosenmeyer (’15) received the GOLD Alumni Award. ...


BCUnite: United in mission, values and Charger pride

May 2, 2019

BCUnite is an annual day of giving with one goal: to raise dollars for Briar Cliff University’s annual scholarship fund. Ultimately, we want to support all students interested in attending Briar Cliff by providing them access to education. ...


Briar Cliff alumni featured at Phil Hey Reading Series

Mar 19, 2019

Briar Cliff University will host an alumni reading by Melanie Krieps Mergen (’17) and Angelica Mercado (’16) as a part of the Phil Hey Reading Series on Wednesday, March 20 at 7 p.m. in Meis Recital Hall on the BCU campus. ...


Women’s philanthropy initiative at Briar Cliff names co-chairs

Mar 6, 2019

The 1930, a women’s philanthropy initiative committed to supporting and empowering female students at Briar Cliff University, has named Christie Finnegan and Mary Guinane as the co-chairs for the organization. ...


Briar Cliff’s annual ‘Lunch with the Chargers’ celebrates Charger athletics and scholarships

Jan 14, 2019

Briar Cliff University will host its annual “Lunch with the Chargers” on Friday, January 18 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at M’s on 4th Restaurant in downtown Sioux City. ...


Briar Cliff joins Siouxland Big Give on Oct. 9

Oct 8, 2018

Briar Cliff University is proud to be a part of the first-ever Siouxland Big Give! On Tuesday, October 9, join us for a 24-hour campaign to raise money for our Because You Matter Fund. You can donate to Briar Cliff University at https://www.siouxlandbiggive.org/Organization-Profile/Briar-Cliff-University. ...


Dr. Douglas Wheelock named 2018 Distinguished Alumni

May 9, 2018

Dr. Douglas Wheelock, DDS, was recognized as the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award winner at this year's Toast to the Tassel, an annual celebration of the current graduating class. ...


Briar Cliff 2018 Graduation Ceremony to be held on May 12, 2018

Feb 7, 2018

Briar Cliff's 87th commencement ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at 10 a.m. in the Newman Flanagan Center. ...


Lunch with the Chargers raises $18K for BCU student scholarships

Feb 7, 2018

Briar Cliff University raised $18,306 at its annual “Lunch with the Chargers” event. ...


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Briar Cliff Announces New Board of Trustee Members

Jun 12, 2017

Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce that Ron Bond, Dr. Gerald Combs and David Simmons have joined the Board of Trustees for the university. ...


Commencement

Briar Cliff University holds 86th commencement ceremony

May 20, 2017

Briar Cliff University hosted its 86th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 20, to honor the University’s 2017 candidates for undergraduate and graduate degrees. ...


Cy Wakeman

Alumna Cy Wakeman to students: “Wisdom comes from questioning”

May 17, 2017

Briar Cliff University has awarded renowned author and motivational speaker Cynthia (Cy) Wakeman the 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award. ...


Retiring Teachers

From same dorm to same schools, retiring BCU alumnae share rewarding careers

May 10, 2017

After four decades of teaching, Holly Mead and Penny Neswick aren't having a retirement party. They aren't taking a cruise, a trip or a shopping spree. ...


Todd Knealing

Briar Cliff University names Knealing provost, vice president for academic affairs

May 8, 2017

Dr. Todd Knealing has been named vice president for academic affairs and provost at Briar Cliff University. ...


Regina Roth

Community leader Roth to receive Briar Cliff Medal at 86th commencement ceremony

May 8, 2017

Briar Cliff University will present the Briar Cliff Medal at its 86th commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 20. ...