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UD Forms Partnership with University of Iowa College of Law

Nov 22, 2013
President Jeffrey F. Bullock, today, announced the formation of a partnership between The University of Dubuque and the University of Iowa College of Law in Iowa City. The Iowa Law “3+3” Program would allow UD undergraduates in their junior year of study to apply for admission to Iowa Law’s Juris Doctor (JD) Program.

UD Receives Funding for Women’s Science Research Projects

Apr 23, 2014
The University of Dubuque recently received a $6,600 grant from The Monticello College Foundation (Godfrey, IL) to fund science research experiences for women.

University of Dubuque Announces 2014 Commencement Ceremonies

May 6, 2014
The University of Dubuque today announced the calendar of events for its 162nd Commencement for 469 undergraduate, graduate, and seminary students.

2014 Chlapaty Fellows Selected

May 13, 2014
Sixteen University of Dubuque students have been designated as Joseph and Linda Chlapaty Fellows for 2014. Selected by a faculty committee, the students will carry out their Fellowship projects the summer of 2014.

University of Dubuque Inducts Two Members to Faculty Hall of Fame

May 20, 2014
The University of Dubuque inducted two new members into its Faculty Hall of Fame on Thursday, May 8, 2014. Ben Bartels, assistant professor of criminal justice, was recognized with the John Knox Coit Prize, and Dick Smith, associate professor of mathematics, was recognized with the William L. Lomax Award.

Live at Heritage Center presents 34th Army Band Patriotic Concert

May 22, 2014
The University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center, in cooperation with TH Media, presents a special Live at Heritage Center summer music presentation on Sunday, June 29, 2014, at 2:00 p.m. The Iowa Army National Guard’s 34th Army Band makes a special appearance with a patriotic concert in John and Alice Butler Hall. The performance will feature opening music by “The Patriots” Drum and Fife Ensemble followed by the full 36-piece Concert Band.

Garrison Keillor Highlights UD’s 2014-2015 Performing Arts Series

Jul 10, 2014
The University of Dubuque is pleased to announce the 2014-2015 Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series. The second full season features an increase to 13 events compared to 9 events in 2013-2014.

UD Heritage Center Open House Slated for August 4

Jul 25, 2014
Heritage Center, Dubuque’s newest performing arts venue, will host a public open house on Monday, August 4, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The evening will feature live entertainment, building tours, complimentary refreshments, door prize ticket giveaways, and an early opportunity to purchase individual event tickets for UD’s 2014-2015 performing and visual arts activities schedule.

UD Welcomes Students and Families During Iowa Private College Week

Jul 25, 2014
From August 4-8, Iowa Private College Week (IPCW) – sponsored by the Iowa Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (IAICU) – provides prospective students and their families a coordinated week-long opportunity to visit 26 non-profit, private college campuses. The annual event, offers campus tours and informational meetings specifically designed to assist students in evaluating their needs and goals for their higher education experience. The IPCW passport gives students eligibility for one of the 58 $500 bookstore vouchers being offered, and can be used at Casey’s General Stores for gasoline discount coupons for families making campus visits during the week.

University of Dubuque Heritage Center Seeks Volunteer Ushers

Aug 12, 2014
Heritage Center, the University of Dubuque’s performing arts, worship, and campus center, will host two volunteer usher orientation and training sessions on Monday, August 18 and Thursday, August 21, 2014 – both at 6:00 p.m. in John and Alice Butler Hall.

Live at Heritage Center presents John Pinero in Vince: The Life and Times of Vince Lombardi

Aug 19, 2014
Heritage Center, the University of Dubuque’s performing arts, worship, and campus center, kicks off its 2014-15 Performing Arts Series with John Pinero in Vince: The Life and Times of Vince Lombardi on Thursday, September 11 at 7:30 p.m. The spitting image of Vince Lombardi, John Pinero portrays the greatest professional coach in football history in this one-man play depicting the legend’s life, career, and singular coaching style.

UD Presents African-Caribbean-Latino Festival

Aug 25, 2014
On Saturday, September 13, from 2:00 – 10:00 p.m., UD will present the African-Caribbean-Latino Festival. The festival will highlight the culture of peoples of the African diaspora, as well as Latin America and Mexico. The event will take place on the University Quadrangle.

September Art Exhibition ~ Work: Curse or Calling

Sep 9, 2014
The Charles and Elizabeth Bisignano Art Gallery, located in the University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center, begins its 2014-2015 season with a reflective show, Work: Curse or Calling. The show continues through September 26 and is free and open to the public.

Department of Natural and Applied Sciences to Host Seminar Series

Sep 9, 2014
The Department of Natural and Applied Science will host a Fall Seminar Series on the University of Dubuque campus.

Paul McCartney Tribute Experience – The McCartney Years – Takes Stage at UD Homecoming

Sep 11, 2014
Heritage Center, the University of Dubuque’s performing arts, worship, and campus center, will host leading Paul McCartney tribute band The McCartney Years on Friday, October 10 at 7:30 p.m. Led by perfectionist Yuri Pool as Sir Paul, the band will faithfully recreate a mid-1970s Wings over America McCartney concert.

Green Dot Training for Education Majors

Sep 12, 2014
The University of Dubuque Education Department will host Green Dot Training – a violence prevention training program, for education majors from UD, Clarke, Emmaus, and Loras.

Constitution Day at UD

Sep 16, 2014
The University of Dubuque will celebrate Constitution Day on September 17, 2014 - the 227th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution, one the most important documents in U.S. history. Often referred to as the cornerstone of American government, the U.S. Constitution was signed September 17, 1787 in Philadelphia, and has been the basis of other democracies around the world.