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.

Carlson Named Director of Wendt Center for Character Education

Apr 12, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

President Jeffrey F. Bullock today announced the appointment of Dr. Paula Carlson as director of the Wendt Center for Character Education at the University of Dubuque. The Wendt Center guides all aspects of the Lester G. Wendt and Michael Lester Wendt Character Initiative. Carlson succeeds Dr. Carlyle Haaland, special assistant to the president, who served as interim director of the Wendt Character Initiative during the initial two years of the program.

University of Dubuque Celebrates the Arts

Apr 10, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque will host a series of events titled The Character of Art; The Art of Character in a week-long celebration of the arts, April 21-26. The University will host author Robin Hemley on campus as part of the inspiring and energetic celebration.

University of Dubuque Names New Dean of Student Life

Apr 4, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

President Jeffrey F. Bullock announces the appointment of Peter Gitau Ngatia as Dean of Student Life. Gitau will begin his service at the University in July 2006.

Faith & Arts in Culture Seminar

Mar 24, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuques second Faith & Arts in Culture Seminar (FACS) is scheduled for Wednesday, March 29 at 7:00 p.m. in the Couchman Reading Room, Charles C. Meyers Library. This event will feature artist Lyle Vander Broek who is also a New Testament professor at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary (UDTS).

UD to Host Discussion on Racial Stereotyping

Mar 24, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Racial stereotyping has become a pressing matter within the Dubuque Community. On Friday, March 31, the University of Dubuque will host a discussion panel regarding this topic - Seeing Through Stereotypes, How Far has the Dream Come. The discussion will be held from from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. in Hadley Auditorium located in the Jackaline Baldwin Dunlap Technology Center.

University of Dubuque Kicks off Capital Campaign

Jan 31, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

This afternoon, the University of Dubuque will announce the largest capital campaign in its 154 year history -- forever better: Ensuring the Mission. The goal -- to raise $125 million dollars as part of a long-term plan to build a solid financial foundation for the University's future.The announcement will take place at 4:00 p.m. in Blades Hall.

UD Receives Grant from Dubuque Racing Association

Jan 18, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The Dubuque Racing Association awarded $16,172 to the University of Dubuque for the purchase of two custom glass display cases for the Charles C. Myers Library.

University Receives Scholarship Grant from the Bechtel Trust

Jan 3, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque recently received $4,000 from the Harold R. Bechtel Testamentary Charitable Trust (Davenport, Iowa) to establish Harold R. Bechtel Scholarships for entering students from Scott County, Iowa. Funds will be awarded for the 2006-2007 academic year.

UD and American Eagle Establish Bridge Program

Jan 3, 2006 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque and American Eagle, a subsidiary of American Airlines, have established a bridge (preferred hire) program for the University's aviation graduates.

University of Dubuque Receives $700,000 Congressional Earmark for Science Center

Dec 16, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque has received $700,000 in funding through U.S. Department of Energy funding legislation recently signed by President George W. Bush. The congressional earmark will be used to enhance the University's Science Center, which is currently undergoing expansion and renovation.

Coach Ken Carter to Speak at UD

Nov 9, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Ken Carter, coach, educator, author and the inspiration for the movie Coach Carter, released by Paramount Pictures last year, will speak at the University of Dubuque on Monday, November 14 at 7:00 p.m. in McCormick Gymnasium.

UD Flight Team Scores Second Place in Regional Competition

Nov 8, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque 2005 Competitive Flight Team placed second in the National Intercollegiate Flying Association's Region V Safety and Flight Evaluation Conference (NIFA SAFECON) held recently at the University of Dubuque.

UD SIFE Team Presents Grant to Dubuque Area Business

Oct 20, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

On Saturday, October 29, members of the University of Dubuque Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) Team will present a check funded by a Financial Literacy Grant to Dubuque business owner Angela Koppes Eck, proprietor of the interior design firm Inspirations. The check will be presented during halftime of the 1:00 p.m. Spartan football game at Chalmers Field.