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 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.

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.

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.

University of Dubuque Welcomes Students for 2010-2011 Academic Year

Aug 23, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

With the 2010-20011 academic year set to begin with the start of classes on Monday, August 30, the University of Dubuque campus is alive with activity as students and faculty return to the campus.

University of Dubuque Aviation Programs Retain International Accreditation

Aug 5, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque's bachelor of science programs in aviation management and flight operations have been reaffirmed for full accreditation from the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI), formerly the Council on Aviation Accreditation, Inc., an international accrediting body.

Landmesser Is President-Elect of IAICE

Jun 9, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The Office of Career and Life Services at the University of Dubuque, announces that Trina Landmesser, career development specialist, as the newly appointed President-Elect of the Iowa Association for Internships and Cooperative Education (IAICE) during the 2010-2011 academic year. Landmesser earned her bachelor's degree in psychology and her master's degree in educational leadership and policy studies both from Iowa State University.

UD Army ROTC Cadet Receives Governor's Award

Jun 1, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

UD Army ROTC Cadet Shawn R. Quillen (C'10) has been awarded the Iowa Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) Governor's Cup Award for outstanding achievement. Quillen was one of eight cadets from the State of Iowa to receive the award, which was presented at the State Capitol in Des Moines on Wednesday, May 5, 2010.

University of Dubuque Inducts Two Members to Faculty Hall of Fame

May 27, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque inducted two new members to its Faculty Hall of Fame on Thursday, May 6, 2010. David Moessner, professor of biblical theology, was recognized with the John Knox Coit Prize, and Samuel Deaver, assistant professor of business, was recognized with the William Lomax Award.

Runkle Receives Gail Weldon Award of Excellence

May 21, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

Debra Runkle, medical coordinator, head athletic trainer and assistant athletic director at the University of Dubuque, was awarded the National Athletic Trainers' Association's (NATA) 2010 Gail Weldon Award of Excellence. She will be presented with the award at the 2010 NATA Annual Meeting and Clinical Symposia on June 24 in Philadelphia, PA.

UD Nominated for 2010 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award

May 20, 2010 | University of Dubuque Theological Seminary

The University of Dubuque has been nominated to receive the 2010 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award. The award is the U.S. Government's highest recognition given to employers for exceptional support of their employees serving in the Guard and Reserve. The Freedom Award is particularly significant because only members of the National Guard and Reserve or their family members are eligible to nominate their employers.