Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Wilson Chen 

Dr. Wilson Chen (literature)
was among a select group of scholars chosen by the Council of Independent Colleges and the Gilder Lehrman
Institute to take part in a seminar on "Slave Narratives" held at Yale
University in June 2015.

 

Upcoming Events

Dec
4
First Sunday Tea & Talk Art Lecture Series: "Creches III: The Nativity"/Holiday Party
Main Campus in Lisle
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Event Details

First Sunday Tea & Talk Art Lecture Series: "Creches III: The Nativity"/Holiday Party

Date: December 04

Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Komechak Art Gallery (Kindlon Hall, fifth floor)

Event Sponsor: Komechak Art Gallery

Contact: Cathy Gaddis    (630) 829-6320    cgaddis@ben.edu

Event Description:

With Friends of the Creche Society.

First Sunday Tea and Talks are open to the public, admission is free, and refreshments are served. Join us for wine and appetizers and mingle with fellow students, faculty, artists, and members of the local community.

Dec
4
Senior Recital: Darya Aleinikava (MUSI 350)
Main Campus in Lisle
3:00 PM
Event Details

Senior Recital: Darya Aleinikava (MUSI 350)

Date: December 04

Time: 3:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Scholl 101

Event Sponsor: Dept. of Music

Contact: Ms. Kathleen Toohill    (630) 829-6344    ktoohill@ben.edu

Dec
7
Christmas Concert
Main Campus in Lisle
7:00 PM
Event Details

Christmas Concert

Date: December 07

Time: 7:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Goodwin Hall Auditorium

Event Sponsor: Dept. of Music

Contact: Ms. Kathleen Toohill    (630) 829-6344    ktoohill@ben.edu

Jan
25
Meet the Artist Reception: Bunky Echo-Hawk & Joe Yazzie
Main Campus in Lisle
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Event Details

Meet the Artist Reception: Bunky Echo-Hawk & Joe Yazzie

Date: January 25

Time: 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Komechak Art Gallery (Kindlon Hall, fifth floor)

Event Sponsor: Komechak Art Gallery

Contact: Ms. Cathaleen Gaddis    (630) 829-6320    cgaddis@ben.edu

Event Description:

Join us for a wine and appetizer reception to welcome Bunky Echo-Hawk and Joe Yazzie, whose work appears as part of the "Contemporary Native American Artists" exhibition that begins on August 22. This is an opportunity not only to meet and discuss the exhibition with the artists, but to gather with other artists, faculty, students and the local art community.

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