Softball Set to Host Three High School Camps Starting on December 13

Dec 10, 2015

Head Coach Wendi Wipperfurth and the University of Dubuque softball team will host three high school camps for grades 9-12 starting this Sunday, December 13, along with the dates of January 24 and February 21 in the Veterans Memorial Indoor Training Center. The one day camp will feature three sessions and provides instruction on all aspects of the game including pitching, hitting, slapping, catching, infield, and outfield training.

Wrestling Battles #8-ranked Cornell Down to the Final Match

Dec 10, 2015

The University of Dubuque wrestling team battled #8-ranked Cornell College and the dual fell in favor of the Rams by a 24-15 margin. The two teams kept the match close and the dual continues to provide fans in attendance an exciting night of collegiate wrestling.

UD Heritage Center Announces Holiday Box Office Hours and Specials

Dec 11, 2015

Heritage Center, the University of Dubuque’s performing arts, worship, and campus center, recently announced this season’s holiday box office hours and specials.

Spartan Track and Field Hosting Winter Camp Series Starting December 20

Dec 11, 2015

The University of Dubuque track and field teams will host three camps this winter on the A.Y. McDonald Indoor Track at the Chlapaty Recreation and Wellness Center, the Holiday Track Camp (Dec. 20), two-day Track & Field Academy (Jan. 10 and 17), and the Elite Track Camp (Feb. 14).

Women's Basketball Undone by Cold Shooting in Defeat to No. 10 Wheaton

Dec 11, 2015

The University of Dubuque women's basketball team shot a season-low 22.8% and had 18 points at halftime in 68-52 defeat to No. 10 Wheaton on Friday night.

Men's Basketball Downed by 7th-ranked Elmhurst

Dec 12, 2015

The University of Dubuque men's basketball faced #7-ranked Elmhurst College Buejays on Saturday and kept the game within double digits for the better part of the game. The Bluejays would extend the lead late and captured the victory over the Spartans 76-64.

Spartans Bennett, Rosenburg, and Collier Place 2nd at North Central Invite

Dec 12, 2015

Spartans Highlight North Central Invite with 11 placewinners and a second place finish.

Gunnelson to Speak at Nationally Known USTFCCCA Convention

Dec 14, 2015

The University of Dubuque director of men’s and women’s track and field, Chad Gunnelson, will be speaking about developing elasticity in the weight room at the upcoming United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) convention in San Antonio, Texas on Tuesday, December 15.

UD Heritage Center Announces Holiday Box Office Hours and Specials

Dec 14, 2015

Heritage Center, the University of Dubuque’s performing arts, worship, and campus center, recently announced this season’s holiday box office hours and specials.

University of Dubuque Announces First Winter Commencement Ceremony

Dec 14, 2015

The University of Dubuque will begin the tradition of celebrating a Winter Commencement Ceremony, beginning this year, on Thursday, December 17, 2015.

UD’s Marge Kremer Little Spartans Childcare Center Achieves Highest Level on Iowa’s Quality Rating System

Dec 15, 2015

The University of Dubuque Marge Kremer Little Spartans Childcare Center recently received notification that they have achieved a 5-star rating on Iowa’s Quality Rating System (QRS).

Snitker Named a Cliff Harris Award Finalist

Dec 17, 2015

The Little Rock Touchdown Club and Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP announced the finalists for the 3rd annual CLIFF HARRIS AWARD. The University of Dubuque's Blaine Snitker (linebacker, 6-1, 224 lbs., Senior, Waukon, Iowa/Waukon HS), and the 2015 IIAC Defensive MVP was named a finalist on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015.

Hernandez Cascante Named NSCAA Scholar All-American

Dec 17, 2015

Gonzalo Hernandez Cascante represented the University of Dubuque men's soccer team once again after being named to the NSCAA Division III Scholar All-America Third Team.

Women's Basketball Can't Keep Up with Cardinals in 109-97 Defeat

Dec 19, 2015

The University of Dubuque women's basketball team fell to North Central, 109-97, despite a season-high 24 points from Abbey Meyer and the Cardinals unique style of play that featured 70 three-point attempts.

Men's Basketball Rallies to Win on the Road

Dec 19, 2015

The University of Dubuque men's basketball team rallied from a 39-40 halftime deficit to overcome North Park on their home court on Saturday evening by an 89-72 mark. Strong shooting by Kain Arthofer propelled the Spartans to their fifth victory of the season.

Spartans Wrestling Opponents Change after Unfortunate Act

Dec 21, 2015

The University of Dubuque wrestling team left earlier this week to journey west and take part in the tough 2015 Desert Duals wrestling meet on December 21. An unfortunate incident in Las Vegas on the evening of Sunday, Dec. 20 which injured some student-athletes from teams scheduled to compete. A driver hit a group of pedestrians on a crowded sidewalk in Las Vegas last night. Delaware Valley University and Pacific University were both affected by this senseless act.

Results from 2015 Desert Duals

Dec 21, 2015

The Spartans finished the 2015 Desert Duals with a dominating 35-19 victory over St. John's University and finished the duals with 1-2 overall record.

Trio of Alumni Return for Basketball's Jon Davison Classic

Dec 23, 2015

The University of Dubuque men's and women's basketball teams are set to host the eight-team, Jon Davison Classic in the Stoltz Sports Center from December 29-30. The men host Simpson College, Illinois Institute of Technology, and Mt. Mercy, while the women welcome home three Spartan alumni who coach Augustana (Ill.) College, Defiance (Ohio) College, and Grinnell College.

Spartan Women Punch Ticket to Jon Davison Classic Title Game

Dec 29, 2015

Despite finishing 0-for-4 from the field in the overtime period, the University of Dubuque women's basketball team canned 7 of 8 free throws to hold off Defiance, 70-68, to advance to the Jon Davison Classic title game.

Exciting Opening Day in Jon Davison Men's Classic

Dec 29, 2015

The University of Dubuque men's basketball team faced Illinois Institute of Technology in game four on opening day of the Jon Davison Classic and captured the victory 67-51. Earlier in the day Mount Mercy University edged out a scrappy Simpson College squad 78-74. The 2015 Jon Davison Classic continues on Wednesday, Dec. 30.

NBC Sing-Off Finalists to Appear at UD Heritage Center

Dec 30, 2015

University of Dubuque Heritage Center continues its third annual Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series with VoicePlay, Friday, January 29 at 7:30 p.m. ‌Season 4 Finalists from NBC’s The Sing-Off, VoicePlay is unlike any theatrical experience available today, recreating the orchestrated sound of an entire musical production with nothing but the human voice.

Meyer Named MVP, Leads Spartans to Jon Davison Classic Championship

Dec 30, 2015

Sophomore guard Abbey Meyer scored a career-high 25 points as the University of Dubuque women's basketball team downed Grinnell, 74-69, to win the inaugural Jon Davison Classic title on Wednesday night.

Norris Named MVP of 2015 Jon Davison Classic

Dec 30, 2015

Senior forward Andre Norris averaged 18.0 points and 10.5 rebounds and earned MVP honors in leading the University of Dubuque men's basketball team to a 2-0 finish at the Jon Davison Classic on December 29-30 at the Stoltz Sports Center.

Spartan Wrestling 3-0 at Chicago Duals

Jan 2, 2016

The University of Dubuque wrestling team enjoyed a short Christmas break and returned to the mat at the 2016 Chicago Duals on Saturday, Jan. 2, and finished the day 3-0 after facing Manchester College (45-6), Ohio Northern (24-20), and UW-Oshkosh (30-6).

Department of Fine and Performing Arts presents Dinner à la Morte: Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre

Jan 5, 2016

University of Dubuque theatre students will present Dinner à la Morte, a murder mystery dinner theatre production, Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, January 31, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. in the University’s Babka Black Box Theatre, located in Heritage Center. The production will be directed by adjunct professor Molly Hoefflin of Die Laughing Players, Dubuque’s interactive theatre expert.