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Dean's list announced for first semester

Jan 28, 2015

Briar Cliff University is pleased to announce that 206 students have been named to the Dean’s List for the first semester of the 2014-15 academic year, including 44 students who have achieved a perfect grade point average of 4.0.

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Looking back: Instructor, coach recalls 45 years of memories on The Cliff

Jan 22, 2015

Teacher. Coach. Administrator. There isn't much Marian Pesky hasn't done during her 45 years at Briar Cliff...


Briar Cliff students launch "Serve Without Boundaries" movement

Jan 19, 2015

More than 200 BCU students volunteered 2,000 hours across 20 agencies during a week-long J-Term service project...


Selma march memories flicker for former BCU professor

Jan 18, 2015

Mike Hand was 21 and a college student in Iowa when images of "Bloody Sunday" spurred him to action...


Businesspeople, retirees and students explore 'good life' at Blue Zones workshop

Jan 11, 2015

Juan Munoz knows why he gets out of bed in the morning. Do you?..


VITA program volunteer embraces her post-accident trajectory

Dec 21, 2014

Erica Hoffman has fond memories of hitting the slopes, going water-rafting and hiking. After an accident left her paralyzed, she found a new focus: helping people...


Students earn national recognition for community service

Dec 20, 2014

Briar Cliff University has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll for the fifth consecutive year...


Briar Cliff students host Christmas party for disabled persons

Dec 4, 2014

Briar Cliff students served up smiles, great food and plenty of holiday cheer at the annual Christmas Party for People with Disabilities...


BCU Master's program falls in line with Pope's autism focus

Nov 19, 2014

Pope Francis has asked the Catholic church to embrace the role of science in treating brain and behavior disorders. Briar Cliff has already gotten a head start...


Thanksgiving in a blender: Creative food hacks for college students

Nov 16, 2014

“There’s better than Ramen,” Chef Mike told students at his Cooking Cultural Cuisine event at BCU. His aim is to give students recipes they can use in their residence hall rooms...


Veterans pursue new beginnings at Briar Cliff

Nov 11, 2014

Veteran Ryan Sandorskey is on a path he couldn't have guessed he would follow...


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