Homecoming 2007 is for more folks than just alumni of Benedictine

Homecoming 2007 is for more folks than just alumni of Benedictine
August 9, 2007

Phil Brozynski, Media Relations Manager
(630) 829-6094

You don’t have to be a Benedictine alum to enjoy Homecoming 2007! The weekend of September 29-30 will be full of activities for the entire family including Saturday’s 1:00 pm. football game against Lakeland College at the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex, tailgating and barbeques, clowns and games, and a student dance Saturday at 8:30 p.m. at the Lisle Hyatt. In addition, the Benedictine University Bookstore is offering a 20 percent discount on all items during Homecoming weekend. Parents, friends and alumni are invited to bring the entire family for a weekend of fun, food and activities. For more information about Homecoming 2007, call Debbie Smith, assistant Alumni Affairs director, at (630) 829-6080.


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.