University of Dubuque Theological Seminary Announces Distance Master of Divinity Degree

Feb 19, 2007 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary (UDTS) has been approved by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) to provide a Master of Divinity (M.Div.) degree with courses offered primarily via the Internet. Applications are now being accepted for this new program, with classes beginning in August 2007.

WEATHER DELAY: UD is Closed Tuesday, February 13

Feb 12, 2007 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Due to inclement winter weather conditions, University of Dubuque campus offices are closed on Tuesday, February 13, 2007. Classes and activities are cancelled.

UD Receives Funding for Women's Environmental Science Research Projects

Jan 18, 2007 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque recently received a $5,500 grant from The Monticello College Foundation (Godfrey, IL) to fund environmental science research experiences for women.

UD to Display Don Berry Photographs

Jan 12, 2007 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University's Charles C. Myers Library will host an exhibit of photographs taken by the late Don Berry, a prominent Iowa photographer. The exhibit will run from January 16 through February 28, 2007 and is available for viewing during regular library hours*. The exhibit is sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA).

University of Dubuque Recognizes Years of Service

Jan 12, 2007 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Recently, the University of Dubuque awarded twenty-four employees for their years of service to the University. In an annual University-wide recognition program, including a holiday dinner and musical arts and reader's theatre talent from the University family, the following individuals were honored:

UD Receives $22 Million Gift for Recreation and Wellness Center

Oct 27, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Today, President Jeffrey F. Bullock announced a $22 million gift to the University from Joseph (C'68) and Linda Chlapaty. The gift will underwrite the construction of the Chlapaty Recreation and Wellness Center as well as support renovations to Stoltz Sports Center.

University Receives Scholarship Grant from the Bechtel Trust

Oct 25, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

For the second consecutive year, the University of Dubuque has received a $4,000 gift from the Bechtel Trusts & Foundation (Davenport, Iowa) to establish Harold R. Bechtel Scholarships for entering students from Scott County, Iowa. Funds will be awarded for the 2007-2008 academic year.

University of Dubuque Celebrates Homecoming 2006

Oct 16, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

University of Dubuque alumni/ae will return to campus for the University's 155th Homecoming celebration, October 25 - 29, 2006. Welcome Home is the theme for this year's gathering of alumni/ae and families.

University of Dubuque Dedicates Charles and Romona Myers Center

Oct 16, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

On Saturday morning, October 28, the University of Dubuque will officially dedicate the new Charles and Romona Myers Center. The ceremony will begin at 9:30 a.m. in Steffens Hall of Myers Center. A reception and tours of the building will follow.

Wendt Center for Character Education 2006 Fall Conference Schedule

Oct 13, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

For a complete listing of all conference events, panels, and locations, please click here.

UD Receives Grant for Soybean Research

Aug 22, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque recently received a $3,900 grant from the Iowa Science Foundation (ISF) (under the auspices of the Iowa Academy of Science) to pilot the research project, "Metal Complexation with Soybean Induced Ligands: Scientific Approaches for Potential Application to Metal Contaminated Soil Remediation."

UD Launches Community Partnership Campaign

Aug 22, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque kicked off its Dubuque Community Partnership Campaign on Thursday, August 3 with a reception for volunteers hosted by University President Jeffrey F. Bullock. The annual fundraising campaign is conducted by over 50 community leaders serving as volunteers. The Dubuque Community Partnership Campaign creates opportunities for area businesses and members of the community to become Partners in Education by establishing scholarships in their name. Scholarships received during this campaign will provide much needed funding for University of Dubuque students.

University Receives Matching Funding for $400,000 Biotechnology Research Project

Aug 17, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque recently received notification that a grant proposal titled, "Biotechnology Research for Vaccine Production and the Control of Bacterial Infections," has been funded by the Grow Iowa Values Fund. The total project cost is $400,000 and is a joint venture between the State of Iowa Economic Development Fund, administered by the State Board of Regents, and the University of Dubuque- each of whom will invest $200,000. The Principal Investigator is Dr. Richard E. Cowart, professor of biological sciences and head of the department of natural and applied sciences. Working with Dr. Cowart is Dr. Joseph DeParasis, research scientist and a molecular microbiologist at the University of Dubuque.

University of Dubuque Receives Top CASE 2006 Fundraising Award

Jun 26, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

President Jeffrey F. Bullock today announced that the University of Dubuque has been named a recipient of the 2006 CASE (Council for Advancement and Support of Education)-WealthEngine Award for Educational Fund Raising. The award program recognizes superior fund-raising programs in colleges and universities across the country.

UD for KIDS Celebrates 15 Years of Dreams and Discovery

Jun 13, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The Summer 2006 UD for KIDS program begins on Monday, June 19. This year's program, Celebrating 15 Years of UD for KIDS, will bring young students to the campus during the weeks of June 19-23 for grades 1-2; June 26-30 for grades 3-4 and July 10-14 for grades 5-7. Classes will be held each day from 12:30- 4:00 p.m. at the University.

UD Science Program Holds Continuing Education Workshop

Jun 8, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

From Wednesday, June 7 through Saturday, June 10, professors from the University of Dubuque's Department of Natural and Applied Science are leading a continuing education workshop in conjunction with the Audubon Center of the North Woods, Sandstone, MN.

University of Dubuque Names New Vice President of Finance and Auxiliary Services

Jun 2, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

President Jeffrey F. Bullock today announced the appointment of Jim Steiner as Vice President of Finance and Auxiliary Services. Steiner will begin his service at the University on July 1, 2006.

University of Dubuque Choir to Tour Southeastern States

May 4, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Members of the University of Dubuque's Concert Choir will perform concerts in 10 states- Iowa, Missouri, Tennessee, North Carolina, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, Kentucky, Illinois, and Wisconsin- in 12 days, beginning Monday, May 15.

University Receives $1.5 Million Endowment Gift for Scholarships

May 3, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque has recently received a $1.5 million anonymous endowment gift that will underwrite scholarships for both undergraduate and seminary students.

University of Dubuque Announces 2006 Commencement Ceremonies

Apr 28, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque will confer degrees on 217 undergraduate and 67 graduate students during its 154th Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday, May 13, beginning at 1:00 p.m. in the Stoltz Sports Center.