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Athletic Awards 2017-18

Jul 10, 2018

The 2017-18 Athletic Department Awards

2017 Year in Review

Dec 29, 2017

A look back at what made 2017 special.

2017-18 Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series Subscriptions On Sale

Jul 17, 2017

Online subscription packages are on sale now for University of Dubuque’s 2017-18 Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series.

Women's Basketball Rank #5 WBCA Academic Team Award

Jul 18, 2017

The University of Dubuque was ranked #5 in the WBCA Academic Top-25 NCAA Division III poll with a cumulative team GPA of 3.634, marking it's third consecutive year to be ranked in the Top-5 for academics.

Baseball Earns ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award

Jul 18, 2017

The University of Dubuque was one of fifty-nine NCAA Division III Schools to earn the ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award for head coach Paul Wyczawski (2017 IIAC Coach of the Year).

Malmberg Named Assistant Wrestling Coach

Jul 18, 2017

The University of Dubuque Athletic Director Dan Runkle has announced the appointment Lucas Malmberg as Assistant Wrestling Coach.

UD Brings STEM to Dubuque Dream Center

Jul 21, 2017

This summer, the UD Teacher Education Department partnered with the Dubuque Dream Center and created the UD-Dream Center STEM Collaboration program to teach science, technology, engineering, and mathematics to children in need.

Spartan Wrestlers Visit Canada

Jul 27, 2017

Current assistant University of Dubuque coach and former Roseburg High School (Ore.) standout Chayse Jackson took fifth place in his first International Senior Men’s Freestyle Wrestling competition at the Canada Cup on July 8.

USTFCCCA Honors Track and Field All-Academic Team and Individuals

Jul 28, 2017

Scholar Teams of the Year and All-Academic Team honors for the 2016-17 NCAA Division III Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field seasons were announced Thursday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). The University of Dubuque women's track and field team earned the prestigious academic honor in 2017 along with 12 individuals who earned All-Academic honors.

UD Awarded for Extraordinary Professional Programming

Aug 7, 2017

Already recognized by Colleges of Distinction for its innovative approach to education, University of Dubuque has now been honored for its expert blending of the liberal arts with professional programming in the areas of business, education, and nursing.

Vitaly Beckman to Perform at Heritage Center

Aug 15, 2017

University of Dubuque's Heritage Center will begin its fifth annual Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series with Vitaly Beckman: An Evening of Wonders on Tuesday, Sept. 12, at 8:00 p.m.

First-Year Students Build Relationships Through Volunteerism and Teamwork

Aug 23, 2017

It’s a University of Dubuque tradition for first-year students to volunteer at Mines of Spain State Recreation Area and E.B. Lyons Interpretative Center through New Student Orientation.

The Official Blues Brothers Revue to Perform at Heritage Center

Aug 18, 2017

Dan Aykroyd, Judith Belushi Pisano, and Paul Shaffer present The Official Blues Brothers Revue on Saturday, Sept. 16, at 7:30 p.m. in University of Dubuque’s Heritage Center.

UD Awarded American Legion of Iowa Foundation Scholarships

Aug 22, 2017

The University of Dubuque was recently awarded two $1,000 American Legion of Iowa Foundation scholarships to assist veterans and their family members.

Women's Tennis Split on Opening Weekend

Aug 26, 2017

The University of Dubuque women's tennis opened the athletic season for the Spartans and earned a split on the road. The Spartans began with a 2-7 loss to host Lake Forest College before rebounding against Concordia - Chicago in a 9-0 victory.

Black Violin to Perform at Heritage Center

Aug 24, 2017

Black Violin will bring their U.S. Classical Boom Tour to the University of Dubuque on Thursday, Sept. 21, at 7:30 p.m. as part of the fifth annual Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series.

Spartan Football Prepares for First Match-up

Aug 28, 2017

The University of Dubuque football begins their 2017 season this week on the road against the Bethel University Royals on Saturday, Sept. 2 in St. Paul, Minn.

UD Basketball Teams Donate T-Shirts to Houston

Aug 29, 2017

Forty University of Dubuque basketball T-shirts will be shipped to Houston this week to help those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

Volleyball Returns Veteran Squad For 2017 Season

Aug 29, 2017

The University of Dubuque volleyball team is set to begin their 2017 campaign this weekend at the Lake Forest Tournament. The Spartans will play four games over September 1st and 2nd, beginning at 4:00 p.m. on September 1st against Aurora University.

UD Nursing Students Achieve 100 Percent Pass Rate

Aug 31, 2017

For the second year in a row, the University of Dubuque’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) graduates achieved a 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination for Registered Nurses (NCLEX-RN).

Men's Soccer Kickoff Season Saturday

Aug 31, 2017

The University of Dubuque men’s soccer team enter the 2017 season coming off the program’s first NCAA Tournament berth and were picked to finish third in the Iowa Conference by the conference’s coaches.

Cross Country With Solid Performance at Mustang Gallop

Sep 1, 2017

In the first meet of the 2017 cross country season, the University of Dubuque women's cross country team finished in third place with an average time of 16:38. The men's team averaged ,which was good enough for fourth place.

Women's Soccer Picked 6th by IIAC Coaches Poll

Aug 16, 2017

The University of Dubuque women's soccer team was selected to finish tied for sixth in the 2017 Iowa Conference season by the coaches pre-season poll. UD finished with 29 points after finishing 6-10-1 overall last season and 2-6 in the IIAC.

Cirque Zuma Zuma to Perform at Heritage Center

Sep 1, 2017

America’s Got Talent finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma will perform as part of the fifth annual Live at Heritage Center Performing Arts Series on Thursday, Oct. 5, at 7:30 p.m. in John and Alice Butler Hall.

The University of Dubuque women’s soccer team dropped their first contest of the 2017 campaign to UW-La Crosse, 0-4.

Sep 1, 2017

The University of Dubuque women’s soccer team dropped their first contest of the 2017 campaign to UW-La Crosse, 0-4.