2007
13th annual golf outing supports scholarship fund at Benedictine

13th annual golf outing supports scholarship fund at Benedictine
May 29, 2007

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094
pbrozynski@ben.edu

Benedictine University will hold its 13th annual President’s Invitational Golf Outing sponsored by Joseph and Bess Kindlon on Monday, July 16 at Cress Creek Country Club in Naperville. Proceeds from the event help provide scholarships for Benedictine students. The day begins with registration and breakfast at 6:30 a.m., followed by a shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. Those golfers who prefer a 1:00 p.m. tee time can enjoy lunch following registration at 11:00 a.m. Cocktails begin at 6:00 p.m. with dinner at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $200 per person for the morning session (which includes breakfast, refreshments on the course, lunch and dinner) and $225 per person for the afternoon session (which includes lunch, refreshments on the course and dinner). After golf BBQ dinner only is $60. Prizes include golf packages, kid’s Skills Camp at the Bulls/Sox Training Academy, electronics and more. Sponsors include National Van Lines; Sodexho; FastSigns; Barnes & Noble; AON, Midwest Sports Medicine; Blue Cross Blue Shield; National City Bank; Lisle Savings Bank; ServiceMaster; HRMS LLC; Quaker; Tropicana and Gatorade, a Division of PepsiCo; Compass Group; First DuPage Bank; University Trustee Paul Gauvreau; the Benedictine University Alumni Board; University Trustee Will Gillett; Stock, Carlson, Flynn & McGrath; The Naperville SUN; and Citizens to Elect Robert Schillerstrom. Fair Oaks Ford and Fox Valley Marine are sponsoring the Hole-in-One contest. For more information or reservations, call the Benedictine University Alumni Relations office at (630) 829-6080 or visit www.ben.edu/alumni.

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 56 undergraduate majors, 16 graduate and four doctorate programs. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently ranked Benedictine University as the seventh fastest-growing campus among private nonprofit master’s universities, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among the top 20 percent of America’s colleges for 2011. Benedictine University’s Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is listed by Crain’s Chicago Business as the fourth largest in the Chicago area in 2011.