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Briar Cliff announces addition of new business programs

May 15, 2018

Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce the addition of majors in International Business and Entrepreneurship and Small Business Management to its programs of study. Briar Cliff is one of very few schools in the region to offer both programs.

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Briar Cliff announces 2018 department ceremonies and commencement plans

Apr 24, 2018

Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce its plans to honor the University’s 2018 candidates for undergraduate, master’s and doctorate degrees. ...


Briar Cliff Enactus team named regional champion

Apr 13, 2018

The Briar Cliff University Enactus team was recently named a regional champion and will travel to Kansas City, Missouri to compete as one of 100+ regional champions from around the country at the Enactus United States National Exposition from May 20 through 22. ...


Dale DeJong

Briar Cliff business professor to present at international business conference

Mar 5, 2018

Dale DeJong, assistant business professor at Briar Cliff University, had two manuscripts accepted for presentation at the Academy of International Business Conference in Minneapolis, MN. ...


Briar Cliff welcomes leading scholar on United States, Cuba relations

Nov 20, 2017

Briar Cliff University will welcome United States-Cuba relations expert Dr. Ernesto Dominguez Lopez to its campus for a lecture on Sunday, December 3 at 7 pm in Meis Recital Hall. ...


Top Online Degrees: Best College Reviews 2017

Briar Cliff's online Operations Management program earns national recognition

Sep 1, 2017

Briar Cliff University's online Bachelor of Arts in Operations Management program was recognized among the top 35 in the nation by Best College Reviews. ...


SHRM: Society for Human Resource Management

Briar Cliff earns recognition from the Society for Human Resource Management

Jun 22, 2017

Briar Cliff University’s Master of Arts in Management degree program has been recognized by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) for the master’s program’s human resource track, which aligns with SHRM’s Human Resource Curriculum Guidebook and Templates. ...


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. ...


Swimming with the Sharks

“Swimming with the Sharks” entrepreneurs awarded $4,000 for business ideas

Feb 23, 2017

Local entrepreneurs were awarded $4,000 after pitching their business ideas in the 2017 “Swimming with the Sharks” contest, held Feb. 23 at Briar Cliff University. ...


Business students at Briar Cliff kick off 2017 Entrepalooza

Feb 12, 2017

Historically, Sioux City has had a low rate of business starts, something the 20 local sponsors behind Entrepalooza want to improve upon. ...


Conflict Training at BCU

Briar Cliff offers free conflict management training for local businesses

Jul 14, 2016

On July 14, the university offered a four-hour training program to business owners looking to create "high quality" conflict in their workplace by teaching them communications skills and a "road map" to understanding conflict. ...


Lexington Regional Health Center

FROM FLATLINE TO BOTTOM LINE: How one professor’s management strategy rescued a hospital in crisis

Jul 12, 2016

For one struggling, small-town hospital in the Midwest, the odds of survival were slim. ...


Briar Cliff Enactus

Briar Cliff Enactus team shines on the national stage, again

May 17, 2016

For the 13th straight year, the Briar Cliff University Enactus team qualified for the National Enactus Exposition, held May 16 at the America’s Center in St. Louis, Mo. ...


Swimming with the Sharks

"Swimming with the Sharks" contest winners awarded $5,000 for business ideas

Feb 26, 2016

Local entrepreneurs were awarded $5,000 after pitching their business ideas in the 2016 “Swimming with the Sharks” contest, held Feb. 25 at Briar Cliff University. ...


Zidisha Project

BCU Enactus team learns not to put all eggs in one basket

Feb 21, 2016

When four business-minded students traveled to Tanzania, they were expecting to talk about baskets, not chickens. ...


Lee Elliott

BCU instructor’s research on elderly depression to be presented

Feb 19, 2016

Lee Elliott, assistant professor of business administration at Briar Cliff University, will have his research on an alternative treatment method for elderly depression presented on April 14-16 at the annual Rocky Mountain Psychological Association convention. ...