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Students Receive Program Awards and Honors Recognition

Jun 8, 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.

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Student Spotlight: National Intern Day

Jul 25, 2019

At Briar Cliff University, we know that internships and hands-on professional experiences do more than satisfy a class requirement – they set our students up for success. For National Intern Day, we asked four Chargers about what they learned during their internship experiences. ...


Briar Cliff Clinic hosts annual walk-run for pro bono clinic

Mar 18, 2019

The Briar Cliff Clinic is hosting its second annual 5K Run, Walk, or Roll on Saturday, April 27 at Adams Homestead and Nature Preserve in North Sioux City. The event will raise money to support the student-run pro bono clinic. ...


Hauer named 2018 physical therapist of the year

Oct 16, 2018

Briar Cliff University Doctor of Physical Therapy professor Patrick Hauer, PT, EdE, MHS, GCCP has been honored as the 2018 Physical Therapist of the Year by the South Dakota Physical Therapy Association (SDAPTA). ...


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 Clinic to host walk-run for pro bono clinic

Mar 15, 2018

The Briar Cliff Clinic is hosting its first annual 5K Run, Walk, or Roll on Saturday, April 21 at Adams Homestead and Nature Preserve in North Sioux City, South Dakota. Registration starts at 8:00 a.m. and the race begins at 9:00 a.m. The event will raise money to support the student-run pro bono clinic. ...


Susan Klappa

Briar Cliff professor receives national physical therapy service award

Mar 2, 2017

Briar Cliff University professor Sue Klappa has been named this year’s recipient of the Dr. Ronnie Leavitt Award for Leadership in the Promotion of Social Responsibility in Physical Therapy. ...


Briar Cliff Clinic

Pro-bono physical therapy clinic helps Siouxland’s uninsured, underinsured

Feb 18, 2017

Kelly Taylor laid on a gray, leather exam table while Briar Cliff University physical therapy student Sara Panek examined the bottom of his right foot ...


Susan Klappa

Briar Cliff welcomes Dr. Klappa, professor of physical therapy

Jul 19, 2016

Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce Dr. Sue Klappa as a new faculty member on campus. ...


DPT White Coat Ceremony

White coat ceremony marks major step for BCU physical therapy students

Jun 17, 2016

The white coat to a medical student signifies the start of the journey to become a professional in a health-care field. ...


Patrick Cross

New doctoral program addresses Siouxland's need for physical therapy care

Feb 6, 2016

What started as an idea on paper about five years ago has now evolved into a state-of-the-art facility and graduate program. ...


Briar Cliff unveils new DPT program and campus

Jun 25, 2015

Briar Cliff University has launched a clinical Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)* program, the first one of its kind in Northwest Iowa. ...