University News Articles



Heritage lecture examines impact of Benedictine charism in Chicago

February 12, 2016
Lisle, Illinois ~ Fr. Joel Rippinger, O.S.B., a monk at Marmion Abbey and teacher at Marmion Academy in Aurora, will present: “A Source of Vigor in a Spiritual Ecosystem: Benedictine...

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Cook County Board President to discuss issues facing county at Benedictine

February 12, 2016
Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle will discuss progress made in public safety, public health and economic development, Chicago politics and the issues facing the current Cook County Board at...

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Benedictine Police’s ‘National Night Out’ event wins award from project sponsor

February 11, 2016
The Benedictine University Police Department was selected as a College/University Award winner for its outstanding participation in the 32nd Annual National Night Out last August by the National Association of...

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Now ranked No. 2, Benedictine’s Eagles soaring, scoring into national spotlight

February 10, 2016
Benedictine, currently 23-0 and ranked No. 2 in the nation in the latest D3hoops.com poll, is averaging 87 points per game and is outscoring its opponents by nearly 19 points...

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Alumna’s dream for a rewarding career comes true at Disney

February 4, 2016
Kerry Andrews (M.B.A.'14, C96), a leader at one of the most iconic film and television companies in the world, knows a thing or two about tenacity and perseverance.

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Benedictine/Roosevelt University conference honors Black History Month

January 29, 2016
Benedictine University, in conjunction with Roosevelt University, will honor Black History Month with the conference, “Come, Let Us Build a New World Together: 50 Years after the Mississippi Summer Project,”...

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Benedictine’s Ph.D. in Organization Development readies executives for world of turbulent change

January 28, 2016
Managers, administrators and executives who are seeking career advancement and to more effectively lead their organizations have a limited window to apply to one of the most recognized and acclaimed...

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Catholic education can be an agent for good in a polarized world

January 25, 2016
While religious divisiveness and sectarian violence permeate many parts of the world, the belief that Catholic education can be a force for good was an underlying theme of a conference...

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More jobs will require graduate degrees to suit employer needs

January 22, 2016
More jobs will require education credentials that surpass a bachelor’s degree, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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BenU forum compares struggles of Palestinians with blacks in U.S.

January 20, 2016
“Shared Solidarities: Palestinians and Black Americans in the 1960s and Today,” will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 4, in Goodwin Hall, Room 321, as part of Benedictine...

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Hubbard urges audience, “If you see a good fight, get in it,” at King event

January 18, 2016
Judge Arnette Hubbard addressed more than 600 people who gathered at Benedictine University on Monday for the 21st Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast hosted by Benedictine University...

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Day of Service reflects King’s legacy, Benedictine’s commitment to giving

January 6, 2016
The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service at Benedictine University is an opportunity for participants to commemorate the spirit of service that was engendered by the slain...

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Young adults and healthy relationships topic of visiting scholar lecture series

January 5, 2016
Kari-Shane Davis Zimmerman, Ph.D., associate professor of Theology at the College of Saint Benedict/Saint John’s University in Collegeville, Minn., will lecture as part of Benedictine University at Mesa’s “Visiting Scholar...

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