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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.

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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. ...


Learning communities redefine education at Briar Cliff

Nov 10, 2014

When it came time for Natasha Kellogg to pick a learning community, she signed up for the one she couldn’t read without giggling. ...


Teacher candidates get first-hand classroom experience

Nov 1, 2014

Reading a book called "The Sick Pets" to a group of first graders, Katie Mueller tells the story of pups Pip, Bix and Vin's trip to the veterinarian's office. ...


The "Ice Bucket Challenge" has Briar Cliff ties

Oct 13, 2014

What do the Ice Bucket Challenge and BCU’s social work program have in common? ...


Clare House offers compassion, life skills to women leaving prison

Oct 12, 2014

From its exterior, Clare Guest House looks like a well-kept older home in a nice, quiet neighborhood. ...


Students spend lunch with area nursing home residents

Oct 9, 2014

Seniors usually rule campus anyway — but that was especially the case over lunch hour at Briar Cliff! ...


What's good at the Fire Pit?

Oct 6, 2014

Wondering what to order at the BCU Fire Pit? Cliff News reporter JoAnn Parker decided to taste for herself! ...


2014 homecoming royalty crowned at The Cliff

Oct 3, 2014

Briar Cliff crowned the university’s 2014 homecoming king and queen during a coronation ceremony inside the Stark Student Center. ...


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. ...


Briar Cliff named top "Military Friendly School" for 2015

Sep 23, 2014

Briar Cliff University has been named one of the nation’s top “Military Friendly Schools” for the sixth consecutive year. ...


After Globetrotters internship, student sees future in sports industry

Sep 22, 2014

After knee injuries threatened to sideline Taylor Meine's future on the hardwood, she has gained a new perspective on the business of basketball. ...


BCU Professor: "Pioneer fiction" more revealing than history books

Sep 21, 2014

Can great fiction be found in what some have called "flyover country?" Dr. Tricia Currans-Sheehan thinks so. ...


Social media minor now available at Briar Cliff

Sep 13, 2014

What if we told you your tweeting and tagging skills could help land you a job? They can! ...


New course unlocks how to be a successful college student

Sep 10, 2014

The new "Freshman seminar" isn’t just a class. It’s an experience. ...

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