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2013-14 Awards & Honors / Student-Athlete of the Month

Jun 9, 2014

University of Dubuque Athletics Awards and Honors for the 2013-14 school year.

Professor Gary Neal Hansen Receives CRT’s “Devotional Book of the Year” Award

Jun 5, 2013

The British organization Christian Resources Together announced that they have honored Kneeling with Giants: Learning to Pray with History’s Best Teachers by Gary Neal Hansen (InterVarsity Press, 2012) with their award for “Devotional Book of the Year.” Hansen is associate professor of church history at the University of Dubuque Theological Seminary.

All-America Honors for Barwick

Jun 25, 2013

University of Dubuque three-sport standout Ashley Barwick has been named Second Team Capital One Academic All-America for Track & Field/Cross Country by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Barwick, an Accounting/Business Admin double major graduated in May with a 4.00 grade point average.

Brad Johnson Selected To Instruct At EXACT Soccer Camp

Jul 2, 2013

University of Dubuque men’s soccer coach, Brad Johnson, is making a name for himself in the college soccer world. Johnson has been selected to instruct at the Chicago Boys EXACT Soccer ID Camp on Thursday and Friday, August 1-2.

Carter Nominated for Allstate AFCA Good Works Team

Jul 16, 2013

University of Dubuque senior long snapper Tyson Carter has been named one of 151 nominees for the 2013 Good Works Team as announced by Allstate Insurance Company and American Football Coaches Association. College Football’s top community service award, the award recognizes a select group of student-athletes who have made a commitment to enriching the lives of others while contributing to the greater good of their communities.

University of Dubuque Announces Live at Heritage Center Inaugural Season

Jul 18, 2013

The University of Dubuque is pleased to announce the launch of its newest performing arts initiative, Live at Heritage Center. This new performing arts series features nine professional guest artist performances selected from today’s international touring circuit. The season debuts with Doc Severinsen, of Tonight Show fame, on Saturday, September 21. The series includes two performances specifically tailored to family audiences with young children, and a bonus event, Christmas at Heritage Center - the University’s newest annual holiday celebration. All 2013-2014 Live at Heritage Center performances occur in Heritage Center’s signature venue, John and Alice Butler Hall, with a seating capacity of 1000 patrons.

UD Expands LIFE Accelerated Adult Degree Program to Cedar Rapids

Jul 18, 2013

The University of Dubuque is pleased to announce the expansion of its accelerated adult degree program – LIFE (Learning Institute for Fulfillment and Engagement) – in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The University’s LIFE program offers accelerated baccalaureate and master’s degree programs for adult learners.

Harrold Named Women's Basketball Coach at Grinnell

Jul 22, 2013

Dana Harrold has been named head women’s basketball coach at Grinnell College, according to Director of Athletics and Recreation Greg Wallace. Harrold becomes the 10th Pioneer women’s basketball coach in program history after serving as an assistant coach at the University of Dubuque since 2006.

Spartans Among 148 Track & Field All-Academic Teams

Jul 23, 2013

The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA), announced Tuesday. the 2013 Division III All-Academic Track & Field teams. The University of Dubuque was one of 148 institutions earned the distinction as a result of earning a cumulative team GPA of 3.10 or higher.

University of Dubuque Heritage Center To Host Public Open House

Jul 25, 2013

Heritage Center, the University of Dubuque’s new performing arts, worship, and campus center, will host a public open house on Wednesday, August 7, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The evening will feature live entertainment, building tours, complimentary refreshments, door prizes, and an early opportunity to purchase individual event tickets. Brochures will also be distributed featuring the University’s inaugural 2013-2014 Live at Heritage Center performing arts season.

2012-13 Awards & Honors

Aug 5, 2013

University of Dubuque Athletics Awards and Honors for the 2012-13 school year.

Spartans Volleyball Named AVCA Team Academic Award Winner

Aug 7, 2013

The University of Dubuque Volleyball team has earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the fourth straight year. UD was one of a record 622 teams to earn the award for the 2012-13 school year.

UD Men’s Tennis Named 2013 ITA All-Academic Team

Aug 8, 2013

The University of Dubuque Men’s Tennis team was named an Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team award winner. The Spartans were one of 40 Division III teams to earn the award on the men’s side for the 2012-13 academic year. In addition, five Spartan student-athletes earned the honor of ITA Scholar-Athlete.

Women's Tennis Earns 2013 ITA All-Academic Team Award

Aug 8, 2013

The University of Dubuque Women’s Tennis team earned the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic Team award. The Spartans were one of 82 teams to earn the award on the women’s side for the 2012-13 academic year. In addition, two Spartan student-athletes earned the honor of ITA Scholar-Athlete. The UD Men's Tennis team joined the women's team to become the only Iowa Conference school to place both teams on the ITA All-Academic team list.

Homecoming 2013: Come Home to the Arts

Aug 15, 2013

University of Dubuque alumni/ae will return to campus for the 160th Homecoming Celebration, October 10th thru 13th. The 2013 celebration centers around the opening of the beautiful Heritage Center, the newest addition to the UD campus. Spartan Nation is encouraged to "Come Home to the Arts."

Spartans Volleyball Picked Third by IIAC Coaches

Aug 22, 2013

The University of Dubuque Volleyball team was chosen to finish third place in the Iowa Conference Coaches Preseason Poll. The Spartans return six starters and eight letter winners from last season's 15-20 team that finished fourth in the IIAC with a 4-3 league mark.

Women's Soccer Picked to Finish Third in Coaches Poll

Aug 23, 2013

The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team was picked to finish third in the Iowa Conference Coaches Preseason Poll. The Spartans return eight starters and 15 letter winners from last season's 11-7-2 team that place third in the league with 13 points and a 4-2-1 record. UD advanced to the IIAC Tournament Finals.

UD Football Selected 4th in IIAC by 2013 Coaches Poll

Aug 26, 2013

The University of Dubuque football team was chosen to finish fourth in the Iowa Conference by the 2013 coaches poll recently released.

UD Men's Soccer Picked Third in IIAC Coaches Poll

Aug 26, 2013

The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team was chosen to finish third in the IIAC Coaches Preseason Poll. The Spartans return eight starters and 15 letter winners from last season's 11-6-1 team that finished second in the Iowa Conference with 15 points and a 5-2-0 record.

UD Men's Soccer Loses in Double Overtime

Aug 30, 2013

The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team left everything they had on the field in a double overtime loss on Friday night. The 3-2 loss to Augsburg College came with temperatures nearing 100 degree during the game.

Women's Soccer Wins on Penalty Kick

Aug 30, 2013

The University of Dubuque Women's Soccer team overcame temperature over 100 degrees on the field to come away with a 1-0 win on Friday night over Grinnell College.

Sobotta Lead Spartans in Opener

Aug 31, 2013

The University of Dubuque Spartans tied for first place of the 2013 Culver's Edgewood College Fall Classic with a team score of 598. UD's Mitch Sobotta claimed medalist honors after firing a 140 for the two day tournament.

Spartans Men's Soccer Fall to Tommies

Aug 31, 2013

The University of Dubuque Men's Soccer team played St. Thomas to an even 0-0 tie at the half before the Tommies rallied for three second period goals. Battling high temperates once again, the Spartans played 19 players including two goal keepers.

Pohlman and Basierak Named to All-Tourney Team

Sep 1, 2013

The University of Dubuque volleyball team finished 3-1 at the season opening 2013 Beloit College Buc Blast over the weekend. UD's Jen Pohlman and Klaudia Basierak were named to the seven member All-Tourney Team for their efforts.

Women's Soccer Wins Home Opener

Sep 1, 2013

The University of Dubuque's one-two duo at forward of Megan Siepler and Alexandra Watkins provided all the offense the Spartans would need to take down St. Mary's University (0-2). The Sunday afternoon home opener saw Siepler and Watkins team up on all three goals in the Spartans 3-1 victory.