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9 Ways to Ace your Homework Assignments & Tests

Nov 23, 2020

As block C comes to an end, it’s time to start preparing for final exams. Not sure where to start? Follow these 9 steps to start studying smarter.

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Education Professor Presents at IACTE Virtual Conference

Nov 18, 2020

Assistant Professor of Education Kathryn Kurz recently presented for the Iowa Association of Colleges for Teacher Education’s (IACTE) Fall Virtual Conference. ...

Teaching the Next Generation: Future Teachers of America Day

Nov 18, 2020


Briar Cliff signs articulation agreement with Western Iowa Tech Community College

Nov 11, 2020

Briar Cliff University has signed an articulation agreement with Western Iowa Tech Community College (WITCC), allowing students with an Associate of Arts degree at WITCC to conveniently pursue a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education at Briar Cliff University. ...

Dr. Kristen Drahos Selected to Fill Sisters of St. Francis Endowed Chair Position

Nov 10, 2020

Dr. Kristen Drahos has been appointed to the Sisters of St. Francis Endowed Chair in Theology, being the first ever to do so. ...

Suarez Joins Siouxland Community Health Center Board

Nov 5, 2020


Briar Cliff University Awarded $1.67 Million to Help Students

Nov 4, 2020

Briar Cliff University has received a federal TRIO Student Support Services (SSS) grant from the US Department of Education totaling $1.67 million for five years, $333,500 annually, to help more students succeed in and graduate from college. Briar Cliff University was first awarded this grant in 1990. ...

Briar Cliff Health Updates: Coronavirus

Oct 27, 2020


Briar Cliff University Announces New Board Members

Oct 27, 2020


Briar Cliff University Baseball Announces Field Enhancements

Oct 19, 2020

Briar Cliff University and the Charger baseball program have broken ground on a new infield turf project. The renovation will begin with a new infield turf for the baseball field at the Bishop Mueller Complex, home of the Briar Cliff University Chargers and Bishop Heelan High School Crusaders. The new infield turf is the first and largest phase of a multi-phase project to the complex and is anticipated to be completed for the spring 2021 season. ...

Briar Cliff University Waives ACT/SAT Scores

Oct 13, 2020

Briar Cliff University will continue to waive ACT/SAT scores for high school seniors to help ease concerns for students caused by COVID-19. ...

Briar Cliff Welcomes New Faculty and Staff

Oct 2, 2020

Briar Cliff University is excited to welcome new faces and talents to campus. ...

Briar Cliff Education Program Earns Unanimous State Reaccreditation

Oct 1, 2020

Briar Cliff University’s Teacher Preparation Program received unanimous approval for reaccreditation from the State of Iowa Board of Education on September 17. ...

Briar Cliff Community Gathers to Remember Andrea Norton

Sep 29, 2020

On Saturday, September 26, the Briar Cliff University community celebrated the life of Andrea Norton, who suddenly passed away in 2019. The University made a pilgrimage to share the special areas on campus dedicated to Norton. ...

Briar Cliff Announces 2020 Community Awards

Sep 28, 2020

On Sunday, Briar Cliff University hosted their 89th Commencement Ceremony at the Tyson Events Center. During the ceremony, Jim and Bev Wharton, Sr. Shirley Fineran, Dr. Gerald and Sheryl McGowan received recognition for their significant contributions to BCU’s caring community over the years. ...

Briar Cliff University Hosts 89th Commencement Ceremony

Sep 27, 2020

Briar Cliff is pleased to announce the winners of program awards as well as recognizing this year’s graduating class of the Honors Program. ...