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President issues statement focused on “moving forward” after kneeling protest

President issues statement focused on “moving forward” after kneeling protest

Madeleine McCormick, Kylee Deering, Co-Editor-in-Chief, News Editor

On Oct. 6, Buena Vista University (BVU) President Joshua Merchant released a statement in response to student athletes and cheerleaders kneeling during the National Anthem at the Homecoming football game as a form of protest. In th...

October 13, 2017No Comments

BVU Students from Las Vegas Speak Up about Massacre

BVU Students from Las Vegas Speak Up about Massacre

Aubrey Anderson and Deidree Friesen

On Oct. 1, what is deemed as the "deadliest mass shooting in recent U.S. history" occurred in Las Vegas, Nevada. The shooter, Stephen Paddock, opened fire from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino on the cr...

October 13, 2017No Comments

A Conversation with the Cullens: Storm Lake’s Own Pulitzer Prize Winners

A Conversation with the Cullens: Storm Lake’s Own Pulitzer Prize Winners

Dee Friesen, Co-Editor-in-Chief

Art Cullen, editor of the Storm Lake Times, is the 2017 Pulitzer Prize winner for Editorial Writing. He was awarded the honor for a series of ten editorials published in 2016 following the Des Moines Water Works lawsuit ...

October 4, 2017No Comments

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Who’s Who in Beaver Sports: TJ Lint

Who’s Who in Beaver Sports: TJ Lint

Emily Kenny, Visual Editor

TJ Lint is a senior Business major from Rippey, Iowa where he attended Greene County High School. Lint is a wide receiver on the Buena Vista University football team. When Lint first started playing football as a kid, it...

October 18, 2017No Comments

  • Beaver Volleyball on a Roll October 12, 2017
  • Saturdays are for the Beavers: BVU FB defeats Dubuque 44-41 October 11, 2017
  • BVU Coaches hold “Sports Talk” at local Smokin’ Hereford restaurant October 5, 2017
  • Beavers Homecoming Ends in Defeat October 3, 2017

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Stop Sucking: How plastic straws are impacting our earth

Stop Sucking: How plastic straws are impacting our earth

Emily Kenny, Visual Editor

Before going to class on a Monday morning, I usually find myself visiting the campus coffee shop. I order an iced vanilla latte served in a plastic cup, with a plastic lid and a plastic straw. Not thinking...

October 18, 2017No Comments

Couples of Many Colors: Perspectives of Interracial Relationships

Couples of Many Colors: Perspectives of Interracial Relationships

October 17, 2017

Vegas Shooting Reignites the Gun Control Debate

Vegas Shooting Reignites the Gun Control Debate

October 14, 2017

Why We Knelt

Why We Knelt

October 13, 2017

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