Pet-A-Pup returns for students well-being

Pet-A-Pup returns for students well-being

Kelsey Jespersen, Staff Writer
April 16, 2015
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Nix those naked walls: Save A Wall annual art event

Jenny Jones, Staff Writer
April 16, 2015
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They Seymour Art Club held its second Save A Wall art sale April 13 and 14 in the gallery of Rasmussen . The first Save A Wall event took place last year and organizers said they were pleased with the success. This event sells artwork created and donated by students and faculty. The pieces are then put... Read more »

Short receives National Newman Civic Fellows Award

Kelby Arnold, Staff Writer
April 16, 2015
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Human services junior Jess Short received the National Newman Civic Fellows Award for all of her leadership involvement. To qualify for this award, the student is chosen by the president from his or her university or college based on participation in civic engagement and contribution in the community. Every... Read more »

Play Buffet: Comedy, Drama, Romance

Molly Adams, Staff Writer
April 16, 2015
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Play Buffett is a compilation of seven short, entertaining plays students have produced and will perform starting at 7:30 p.m. on April 16 and 17. Overseen by Kristin Larson, professor of speech and theater, the plays range from romantic to comedies to dramas, but Larson said they are all entertaining. “They... Read more »

English professor reveals stories behind literary works in preparation for book signing

English professor reveals stories behind literary works in preparation for book signing

Dani Hubbard, Staff Writer
April 13, 2015
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Professor of English and published author Paul Brooke sat down to answer questions about his most recent book, “Sirens and Seriemas: Photographs and Poems of the Amazon and Pantanal,” his previous publications, how he got interested in poetry... Read more »

Students to unveil newest edition of Alt

Matt McWilliams, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
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The staff members of ALT magazine will be hosting the publication’s unveiling party from 6-8 p.m. on Friday, April 10 at the Des Moines Social Club. ALT is an annual publication produced by senior art and communication students. Steve Kohtz editor-in-chief of the magazine, said this year the... Read more »

Social drinking and holy singing

Jenny Jones, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
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Student Ministries has found a way to encourage students, staff and faculty to come together and unwind before the home stretch of the semester – hosting a Drinks and Hymns event. The first Drinks and Hymns event will be held on at 8 p.m. April 15 in the basement of the Luther Memorial Church. Beer... Read more »

Alum reopens Hull Avenue Tavern

Alum reopens Hull Avenue Tavern

Dani Hubbard, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
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In December 2014, Hull Avenue Tavern announced via the bar’s Facebook page that it would be closing “due to unforeseen circumstances.” Hull Avenue Tavern, or as Grand View... Read more »

Bifrost unveiling spotlights student work

Bifrost unveiling spotlights student work

Kelby Arnold, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
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The Bifrost staff unveiled the spring 2015 issue last Thursday, March 26, in the Humphrey Center. Bifrost is a literary and artistic journal developed by students... Read more »

Student-athletes above average in sports, average in grad rates

Molly Adams, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
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According to the campus enrollment report, 50.6 percent of the student-athletes who entered Grand View in 2008 obtained a degree within six years. Debbie Barger, vice president for enrollment management, said that rate is consistent with the national average for schools similar to Grand View. A... Read more »

New places around the metro

New places around the metro

Dakota Keul, Staff Writer
April 10, 2015
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Changes around the metro are bringing local favorites to the surrounding areas. In the upcoming months students can visit a few of the new locations... Read more »

Choir tour sings the praises during spring break

Choir tour sings the praises during spring break

April 10, 2015
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The Grand View University Choir went on tour the week of spring break. During the 10-day tour, the singers traveled through eight states and sang at nine different... Read more »