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FAITHFUL SPARTANS: Alumni Celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary

Aug 17, 2016

Their love blossomed on the University of Dubuque’s campus. Today VanNess and Dorothy (Biasi) Simmons will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary. The couple was married in a quaint ceremony in the University Chapel on Aug. 17, 1946.

University of Dubuque Research to be Presented in International Competition

Aug 11, 2016

University of Dubuque’s Meagan Albon and University of California, Berkeley’s Madeleine Zuercher have partnered to represent the United States at the 13th annual International Junior Foresters’ Competition.

University of Dubuque Fishing Team No. 1

Jul 18, 2016

University of Dubuque students Austin Brimeyer and Brian Goebel are ranked No. 1 on Bass Rankings’ One-Year College Team Rankings list.

University of Dubuque Presents 2016-2017 Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series

Jul 13, 2016

The University of Dubuque’s 2016-2017 Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series boasts 15 professional guest artist performances, plus two major University productions.

Ireland Trip: A Look Through the Lenses

Jul 8, 2016

Six University of Dubuque students participated in a photography course that led them to Ireland. The photographs taken by students during the Digital Photography in Ireland course will be shown this fall in the Bisignano Art Gallery.

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Athletic Events

Aug

27

Volleyball

Aug 27, 2016 | 1:00 PM — 3:00 PM | Madison, Wis.

Scrimmage at Edgewood

Aug

28

Women's Golf

Aug 28, 2016 | 9:00 AM — 6:00 PM | Hunters Ridge Golf Course Marion, Iowa

Mount Mercy Early Bird Classic

Sep

1

Men's Soccer

Sep 1, 2016 | 5:00 PM — 9:00 PM | Dubuque, Iowa

vs. Monmouth University

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Academic Events

Sep

2

Women's Golf

Sep 2, 2016 | 9:00 AM — 6:00 PM | Pheasant Ridge Golf Course Cedar Falls, Iowa

Luther College Sail Classic hosted by Luther College

Sep

13

Opening Convocation

Sep 13, 2016 | 10:45 AM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Opening Convocation is a unique opportunity for the entire UD campus to honor our Christian commitment, the diversity of our community, and the pursuit of academic excellence. All members of the University community are invited to attend this important event that celebrates the beginning of the new school year.

Sep

17

Athletic Hall of Fame

Sep 17, 2016 | 10:00 AM — 12:00 PM | Straatmeyer Rehearsal Room - Heritage Center

The University of Dubuque Alumni Association established the Alumni Athletic Hall of Fame in 1989 as a permanent place to honor those individuals who have promoted and served the University through its athletic programs.

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Art Events

Aug

27

24-Hour Theatre Project

Aug 27, 2016 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center - Babka Black Box

UD theatre students, guided by faculty advisors, will cast, direct, build set, rehearse, design lighting, and perform a play all within 24 hours. The performance will take place at the end of the 24-hour period. *No Ticket Required

Aug

28

Touch, Anoint and Heal: God with Us

Aug 28, 2016 | 12:00 AM — 12:00 AM | Charles and Elizabeth Bisignano Art Gallery - Heritage Center

"Christians in the Visual Arts" travelling exhibit featuring 31 original works of 2-D and 3-D art created in a variety of media illustrating the touch of God inspired by Scripture.

Sep

9

The Last Five Years

Sep 9, 2016 | 7:30 PM — 9:00 PM | Heritage Center - Babka Black Box

UD Student Jacob Hermann will direct the play "The Last Five Years".

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Other UD Events

Sep

2

Debra Runkle Center Dedication

Sep 2, 2016 | 3:00 PM | Mercer Birmingham Plaza

A Service of Dedication for the new Debra Runkle Center will be held on Friday, September 2nd, 2016 at the new facility. Please join us for the dedication at 3:00 p.m., followed by tours of the new facility at 3:30 p.m. and a picnic dinner at 4:30 under the big tent!

Sep

16

Linda Chlapaty Hall Dedication

Sep 16, 2016 | 4:30 PM | A.Y. McDonald Plaza

A Service of Dedication for the new Physicans Assistant Building, Linda Chlapaty Hall will be held on Friday, September 16th, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. Please join us for tours of the facility beginning at 3:00 p.m. A picnic dinner will follow the dedication on the Myers Lawn.

Sep

17

TH Media presents Second City "Free Speech"

Sep 17, 2016 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Chicago’s legendary sketch and improv comedy theatre returns to UD with an irreverent look at America’s electoral insanity just in time for the 2016 Presidential election.

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Live at Heritage Center

Aug

30

Tonic Sol-Fa

Aug 30, 2016 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Tonic Sol-fa is an Emmy Award winning a cappella ensemble with multi-million selling compositions. Be ready for a night of amazing talent!

Sep

17

Ensemble 135

Sep 17, 2016 | 6:00 PM — 7:00 PM | Knapp Stage, Cyber Cafe - Heritage Center

Ensemble 135 is a clarinet, saxophone, and piano trio with an infectious energy. Open and free to the public!

Oct

2

Capitol Steps: Mock the Vote

Oct 2, 2016 | 2:00 PM — 11:33 AM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

The Capitol Steps provide welcome respite from 24/7 cable news with bipartisan lampoonery of the 2016 presidential campaign.

Oct

14

Third Eye Blind

Oct 14, 2016 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center - John and Alice Butler Hall

UD Homecoming 2016 - An Evening with Third Eye Blind

Nov

15

STEP AFRiKA!

Nov 15, 2016 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Step Afrika! is the first professional company in the world dedicated to the tradition of stepping.

Dec

2

Christmas at Heritage Center

Dec 2, 2016 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Salvation Unto Us Has Come!

Feb

2

iLuminate

Feb 2, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center - John and Alice Butler Hall

The most fun you will ever have in the dark!

Feb

12

Alexander, Who's Not Not Not Not Not Going to Move

Feb 12, 2017 | 2:00 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

PERFORMED BY THEATREWORKS USA (NEW YORK CITY)

Feb

17

Cantus Vocal Ensemble: No Greater Love Than This

Feb 17, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Special guests appearing in this concert will be the University of Dubuque Adrian Choral Festival singers.

Feb

22

Shadowland

Feb 22, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

This presentation is held in conjunction with the University of Dubuque Adrian Theatre and Dance Festival.

Feb

24

The Young Irelanders

Feb 24, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

The sound "The Young Irelanders" create is best described as eclectic, where traditional Irish music, celtic music, folk music, world music, jazz music, country music and popular music all come together to give rise to a very unique and multi-faceted sound. Come join us for a great night of entertainment!

Mar

5

Laura Ingalls Wilder from the Little House Series of Books

Mar 5, 2017 | 2:00 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Performed by Artspower National Touring Theatre (New Jersey)

Mar

8

ARTRAGEOUS

Mar 8, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Art and Music. GONE WILD!!!

Mar

21

Thornton Wilder's "Our Town"

Mar 21, 2017 | 7:30 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Performed by American Shakespeare Center

Mar

26

Brown Bear, Brown Bear & Other Treasured Eric Carle Stories

Mar 26, 2017 | 2:00 PM | Heritage Center – John and Alice Butler Hall

Performed by Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia.

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