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Oct 6, 2016
At its core, a good memoir is like the lens of a camera. So says Tim Bascom, the Iowa author who spoke recently at Briar Cliff University.
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Sep 21, 2016
The woman looked at Jennifer and admitted, "This is no mistake. You're going home for Christmas, honey." Jennifer looked down. The woman had handed Jennifer a wad of cash. It came to $650. ...
Sep 16, 2016
Kristen Perez used to avoid friending her students on Facebook. Now, if she gets a Facebook friend request from a familiar face in her class, she’s likely to accept. ...
Aug 8, 2016
Briar Cliff University recently received a grant from the U.S. Department of Education for its Talent Search Program, which will identify and assist individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. ...
Jul 17, 2016
A passing rain shower couldn't keep Andrew from his virtual hunt for Pikachu, Squirtle and the other colorful characters from Pokemon Go on the Briar Cliff University campus. ...
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. ...
May 28, 2016
F.A.I.T.H. is not only the foundation of Catholic schools, but a new marketing campaign to promote the Diocese of Sioux City’s school systems. The acronym was created by Briar Cliff University digital media students as part of their senior research course. ...
May 16, 2016
As president of Briar Cliff University, Bev Wharton was never afraid to put her face out around campus – sometimes literally. ...
Apr 22, 2016
The first step to preserving and conserving nature is to connect with nature. It’s an ideal that Briar Cliff University biology professor Brian Hazlett espouses with students in many of his courses, most notably his ecology and environmental science classes. ...
Mar 28, 2016
Sydney Beals kept scrolling through a zealous friend’s Instagram posts, seeing “Love your Melon” logoed beanies and her friend dressing up like a superhero. ...
Mar 25, 2016
Willie Massey, a senior nursing major from Tanzania, said he felt heat and a pulling sensation on his skin. The painful knot in his back soon disappeared. ...
Feb 21, 2016
When four business-minded students traveled to Tanzania, they were expecting to talk about baskets, not chickens. ...
Feb 16, 2016
Ted Waitt, billionaire philanthropist and former CEO of Gateway Inc., kicked off the sixth annual Entrepalooza event Monday evening, telling the success story that led him from a farm office to leader of a publicly traded company that once called Siouxland home. ...
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. ...
Jan 25, 2016
In addition to honoring the newest inductees into the Charger Athletic Hall of Fame, nearly 100 former basketball players returned to celebrate the 50-year anniversary of Briar Cliff men's basketball. ...
Jan 17, 2016
Nearly 200 students volunteered 2,000 hours across more than 20 agencies in a weeklong initiative called "Serve Without Boundaries" — but it was about much more than community service. ...
Upcoming Events at BCU
Headlines at BCU
- Briar Cliff to attend Iowa Catholic Collegiate Association Inaugural Faculty Summer Institute
- Summer Break Mass
- Briar Cliff announces new athletic director