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Paul Ermak

Philosophy instructor reflects on 50 years in higher education

Jan 29, 2016

Paul Ermak has learned a lot in five decades of teaching at Briar Cliff. So have his students.

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Pope Francis

Pope Francis' message resonates with Briar Cliff students

Sep 24, 2015

As Pope Francis became the first pontiff ever to address the U.S. Congress, Briar Cliff University students and faculty members who watched on a big screen at Meis Recital Hall on Thursday absorbed his message of caring. ...

Jacob Rosenmeyer

BCU grad's "Religious Teacher" certificate combines education, theology

May 14, 2015

Briar Cliff University recent graduate Jacob Rosenmeyer of Wesley, Iowa, was one of “those” kids. ...

Great Plains Undergraduate Theology Conference

Examining "virtue" at the Great Plains Undergraduate Theology Conference

Apr 2, 2015

What are the spiritual uses of virtue and vice? Where do I see them flourishing in my life, in ways both bad and good? These were questions Dr. Colby Dickinson posed to students at the annual Great Plains Undergraduate Theology Conference. ...

Guest speaker examines human trafficking injustice

Oct 2, 2014

Commonly, human trafficking conjures the image of someone in the sex industry rather than a worker at a meat packing plant in Iowa, says Dr. Yvonne Zimmerman. ...

It Happens Every Day ... Close To Home

Conference raises human trafficking awareness in Siouxland

Jun 26, 2014

Human trafficking is closer to home than you think. On June 17, hundreds of Siouxlanders learned how to help put a stop to it. ...

Students delve into the theology of Harry Potter

Nov 10, 2013


Cardinal DiNardo captivates audience during visit to BCU

Oct 9, 2013

SIOUX CITY, Iowa — Daniel Cardinal DiNardo, the archbishop of Galveston-Houston, returned from his office in Texas Friday night worried about Tropical Storm Karen swirling around the Gulf of Mexico. He flipped on a weather station but found only talk of another storm hundreds of miles north. ...