University of Dubuque Celebrates Homecoming 2005

Sep 30, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

University of Dubuque alumni/ae will return to campus for the University 154th Homecoming celebration, October 7- 9. Moments to Remember is the theme for this year's gathering of alumni/ae and families.

UD to Open New Academic Year, Break Ground for New Facility

Sep 1, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The 153rd Opening Convocation of the University of Dubuque will begin at 9:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 7, in Westminster Presbyterian Church. Groundbreaking for the Myers Teaching and Administrative Center will be a part of this service, with a procession to the construction site.

University of Dubuque Receives Iowa College Foundation Awards

Aug 31, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The Iowa College Foundation recently announced the award recipients of faculty and student/faculty research projects. The University of Dubuque received awards through the foundation's Library Challenge Program and Faculty Development Integration Program, as well as awards given in combination with the Roy J. Carver Charitable Trust and the R.J. McElroy Trust. The six ICF awards totaled more than $14,000.

University of Dubuque Welcomes Students to 2005-2006 Academic Year

Aug 23, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

With the 2005-2006 academic year set to begin with the start of classes on Monday, August 29, the University of Dubuque campus is alive with activity as students and faculty return to the campus.

UD to Launch Community Partnership Campaign

Aug 23, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque will kick off its Dubuque Community Partnership Campaign on Wednesday, August 31 with a reception for volunteers hosted by University President Jeffrey F. Bullock. The annual fundraising campaign creates opportunities for area businesses to become partners in education by establishing scholarships in their business' name. Scholarships received during this campaign will provide much needed funding for University of Dubuque students.

University of Dubuque Aviation Programs Receive International Accreditation

Aug 22, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque's bachelor of science programs in aviation management and flight operations have received full accreditation from the Council on Aviation Accreditation, Inc., an international accrediting body.

University Receives Grant for Aviation Bibliography

May 18, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque recently received a generous grant from the Alfred L. and Constance C. Wolf Aviation Fund to produce a bibliography of writings about and by women and minority aviators.

University Announces Puotinen as Senior Vice President for Advancement

May 16, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

President Jeffrey F. Bullock today announced the appointment of John V. Puotinen (Poo-ought-tin-in) as Senior Vice President for Advancement.

University of Dubuque Announces 2005 Commencement Ceremonies

May 9, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque will confer degrees on 171 undergraduate and 43 graduate students during its 153rd Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday, May 14, beginning at 1:00 p.m. in the Stoltz Sports Center.

University Receives Grant for Conservation Project in Paraguay

Apr 19, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque recently received a significant contribution from NAEngineering, Inc./TMR Land Development (Iyad Naffa, President) of San Jose, California for a wildlife conservation project in eastern Paraguay.

University Welcomes Paul Morin - GeoWall Lecturer

Apr 19, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University welcomes Paul Morin from the University of Minnesota's Department of Geology and Geophysics, to lecture on GeoWall- a technology for visualizing in three dimensions. Morin is the 2004-2005 Distinguished Speaker for the National Association of Geoscience Teachers. His lecture will be held on Friday, May 6 at 4:00 p.m. in Hadley Auditorium in the Dunlap Technology Center.

UD Slates Spring Theatre Production

Apr 5, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University's Department of Communication will present Elaine May's Adaptation as its spring 2005 production. The curtain rises each evening April 8-10 at 8:00 p.m. in Blades Hall on the University of Dubuque campus.

University Receives Service Learning Grant from U.S. Bancorp

Mar 28, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque recently received a $2,000 grant from U.S. Bancorp Foundation in support of its upcoming Service Learning Fair. Tuesday, April 12 will mark the second year for this annual event to be held from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. in the Stoltz Sports Center on the University's campus.

University of Dubuque Brings Famous Authors to Celebrate the Arts

Mar 21, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque will host a series of events- Interface: Word and Image in celebration of the arts, April 3-10. Authors Max Allan Collins and Bonnie Geisert, and author/illustrator Arthur Geisert will be on campus as a part of the week-long celebration.

University Receives Grant to Support Minority Mentoring Program

Feb 17, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque recently received a $4,000 grant from the Alliant Energy Foundation to support the development of a community-based Minority Mentoring Program.

UNI-Tri-College Army ROTC Program Receives Top Ratings

Feb 11, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The UNI and Tri-College Army ROTC program has been rated in the top 15 percent of the 272 colleges and universities that provide Army ROTC programs.

University of Dubuque Receives DRA Grant

Feb 11, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque has received a grant from the Dubuque Racing Association (DRA) totaling $28,611 to support renovations to Alumni Hall, a significant Dubuque landmark.

UD Seminary Receives $100,000 Grant for Native American Lay Pastors Program

Jan 18, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque Theological Seminary has recently received a four-year grant of $100,000 from The Henry Luce Foundation to start a pilot program for Native American commissioned lay pastors (CLP).

University of Dubuque Receives Three Grants for Upcoming Humanities and Arts Events

Jan 14, 2005 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque has recently received three grants totaling $7,000 from the Iowa College Foundation, Iowa Arts Council, and Humanities Iowa to fund humanities and arts events to take place April 3-8, 2005. The Carnegie-Stout Public Library will co-host some of these events.

University to Build a Teaching and Administrative Center

Dec 9, 2004 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

President Jeffrey F. Bullock announced today a gift of $8 million from Charles and Romona Myers. The gift will be used for the construction of a Teaching and Administrative Center - a 40,000 square foot facility. Construction is scheduled to begin in June 2005, with an expected completion date of July 2006.