Iowa Students Receive Free Assistance with Financial Aid for College

Jan 28, 2011 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

On Saturday, February 26, Iowa students and families will be able to receive free assistance with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the federally required form for students who want financial aid for college. The event, sponsored by the Iowa College Access Network (ICAN) and hosted by the University of Dubuque, will be held in the Charlesand Romona Myers Center on the University of Dubuque Campus.

UD ROTC COMMISSIONS FIVE CADETS

Jan 27, 2011 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Five U.S. Army ROTC cadets were commissioned as Second Lieutenants during a December 18, 2010 ceremony at the University of Dubuque. The ceremony, held in Steffens Hall of the Charles and Romona Myers Center, featured Brigadier General Timothy E. Orr, Adjutant General, Iowa National Guard, as the keynote speaker. The ROTC Eagle Company, headquartered at the University of Dubuque, is open to students from all three Dubuque institutions - UD, Loras, and Clarke - as well as the University of Wisconsin-Platteville.

University of Dubuque Computer Information Systems Club Receives $2000 Grant

Jan 26, 2011 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque's Computer Information Systems (CIS) Computer Club, for students majoring in, or interested in, CIS, recently received a $2000 grant from the Alliant Energy Foundation to support a computer-building project.

University of Dubuque Recognizes 44 Faculty/Staff Members for Years of Service

Jan 12, 2011 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

On Friday, December 17, President Jeffrey F. Bullock recognized 44 faculty and staff members for their combined 430 years of service to the University of Dubuque.

UD to Hold Carnival for Tri-State Military Families

Jan 11, 2011 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Students in January Term's World View Seminar II at the University of Dubuque will hold a carnival for tri-state military families, in recognition of their service to our country.

UD to Host Streamlines Conference

Nov 9, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

On Saturday, November 13, The University of Dubuque will host the third annual Streamlines: An Undergraduate Conference Celebrating Language, Literature and Writing . The event will be held in the Charles and Romona Myers Center on the University of Dubuque Campus.

University Trustees Approve $57 Million in New Construction

Nov 1, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Today, University President Jeffrey F. Bullock announced the Board of Trustees' approval to move forward with the construction of two major capital projects - a $30 million Performing Arts, Worship, and Campus Center, and a $27 million housing project, consisting of three, suite-style student residences. Both projects are intended to be built simultaneously with ground-breaking proposed for Commencement, May 2011.

UD Army ROTC to Hold Halloween Fun Run/Walk

Oct 18, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University's U. S. Army ROTC Detachment along with the 1/133rd Family Readiness Groups will host their First Annual Halloween Costume Fun Run/Walk on Thursday, October 28 from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. The event will take place on a marked route around the University of Dubuque campus.

UD Senior Tyler Shaffer to Present at 2010 Biomedical Research Conference

Oct 15, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Tyler Shaffer (Dubuque, IA), a senior biology major at the University of Dubuque, has been invited to present his summer research project during a poster session at the 2010 Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS), November 10 - 13 at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

University of Dubuque Honors Alumni/ae

Oct 13, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

On Saturday, October 16, 2010 the University of Dubuque is privileged to honor four outstanding alumni/ae: B.J. Weber (S'78), Alan "Al" Spensley (C'55), Carol (Spencer) Kuhle (C'68), and Duane "Dewey" Feuerhelm (C'56) as a part of the 2010 Homecoming Celebration. Awards will be presented during the Alumni/ae Dinner beginning at 11:00 a.m. in the Chlapaty Recreation and Wellness Center.

UD to Induct Four into Athletic Hall of Fame

Oct 13, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

On Saturday, October 16, 2010 the University of Dubuque is pleased to induct four individuals into the Athletic Hall of Fame: Fred Van Iten (C'67), Gary Kane (C'70), Dawn (Laubach) Tschiggfrie (C'88), and William Johannsen (C'52). Awards will be presented during the Alumni/ae Dinner at the Chlapaty Recreation and Wellness Center as a part of the 2010 Homecoming Celebration.

University of Dubuque Celebrates Homecoming 2010

Oct 11, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

University of Dubuque alumni/ae will return to campus for the University's 157th Homecoming celebration, October 12 - 17, 2010. Back to the Future is the theme for this year's gathering of alumni/ae and families.

Construction of Mercer-Birmingham Hall Underway

Oct 8, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque is currently is making excellent progress on the construction of the newest addition to the campus physical plant, Mercer-Birmingham Hall. This new construction is made possible through the generous gift of $1.5 million from Joe ('68) and Linda Chlapaty and memorializes acclaimed University of Dubuque coaches Kenneth 'Moco' Mercer and Don Birmingham.

UD Announces $31.725 Million Dollar Commitment Achieved by Joe and Linda Chlapaty

Oct 1, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

In May 2009, the University announced a $30 million commitment by Joe (`68) and Linda Chlapaty to be used to strengthen academic programs as well as support construction of new University facilities.

Senior British Foreign Policy Expert to Speak at UD

Sep 17, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

On Monday, September 20, the University will host Andrew Hale-Byrne, retired civil servant with the British foreign service and military intelligence. Hale-Byrne will speak on world politics, international relations, the field of intelligence, and American and British Foreign Policy. The lecture will be held at 9:00 a.m. in Charles and Romona Myers Center Auditorium (Room 146).

UD Opening Convocation to Mark 158th Year

Sep 13, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The 158th Opening Convocation of the University of Dubuque will begin at 9:30 a.m., Tuesday, September 21, in Westminster Presbyterian Church. James L. Martin, University trustee and retired circuit court judge from Dane County, Wisconsin, will deliver the convocation address.

Department of Natural and Applied Sciences to Host Seminar Series

Sep 10, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The Department of Natural and Applied Science will host a Fall Seminar Series on the University of Dubuque campus.

University of Dubuque Mourns the Loss of Donald Bloesch, Professor of Theology, emeritus

Sep 8, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque community is mourning the loss of revered Professor of Theology, emeritus, Donald Bloesch, who passed away on August 24, 2010.

UD Receives $1.1million in Funding Through US Department of Education

Sep 1, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The US Department of Education's Student Support Services Program has awarded the University of Dubuque a $1.1 million grant over the course of five years - providing academic, financial, and personal counseling to low-income, first-generation students, or students with disabilities.

Goesse Recipient of Father Norman White Memorial Scholarship

Aug 25, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Senior Environmental Science major, Megan Goesse (Dubuque, IA), was recently named the recipient of the 2010 Father Norman White Memorial Scholarship.