Caroline Maher, of Waukee, was recently honored at Buena Vista University’s (BVU) annual Student Recognition Dinner.


Maher received the following recognition:


Maher was recognized as a senior of the year for the School of Education in human performance.


Maher received an Academic Excellence Award as a fourth year student. This Academic Excellence Award is given to students on the Storm Lake campus whose cumulative GPA is 3.75 or greater, representing approximately the top 10% of each class.


Maher was recognized for being a member of BVU’s Honors Program, which encourages students to develop their academic talents beyond the regular curriculum through specialized courses and an extensive research project.


Maher was awarded the General Travel & Research Fund. Every year at BVU students have amazing opportunities to complete internships that help prepare them for their careers, do significant research in their discipline, and travel nationally and internationally. This support is made available through the generous contributions of alumni and friends.


Maher participated in The Otteman Student Research & Internship. Every year at BVU students have amazing opportunities to complete internships that help prepare them for their careers, do significant research in their discipline and travel nationally and internationally. This support is made available through the generous contributions of alumni and friends.


About Buena Vista University


Since 1891, Buena Vista University has prepared students for lifelong success and blends liberal arts with real-world applications. Our traditional campus on the shores of Storm Lake hosts students in a variety of majors and pre-professional programs, including elementary, secondary, and special education; business and accounting; and biological and chemical sciences. Our 16 degree-completion locations, online, and graduate programs expand student potential with a pace and academic rigor designed for working adults and a variety of class formats that make scheduling even more convenient. With an average scholarship of more than 50 percent off of tuition, BVU is an affordable option for all students. Visit www.bvu.edu.