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Hardy earns NAC weekly honors

December 26, 2007
Benedictine women's basketball guard is league's "Student-Athlete of the Week" for period ending December 23.

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Symposium seeks to answer whether faith and reason can solve world's woes

December 20, 2007
Benedictine University will bring together a distinguished panel of scholars from the sciences, business, theology and philosophy to raise questions and engage in an urgent dialogue, "Transformation from the Individual...

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Eagles lose twice on Bahamas trip

December 20, 2007
Benedictine men's basketball defeated by St. Mary's (Md.) and College of Wooster on Winter tropical trip.

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Combined dietetic internship program showcased at Benedictine open house

December 19, 2007
The Benedictine University Dietetic Internship program will host an open house from 1:00-3:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 3 in Room 230 of the Michael and Kay Birck Hall of Science.

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Benedictine schedules information session for alternative teacher certification program

December 19, 2007
An information session for Benedictine University's Alternative Teacher Certification Program in Science and Mathematics will be held beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 10.

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Foundation grant will help turn small classroom into desert diorama

December 18, 2007
The DuPage Community Foundation recently announced that it has awarded Benedictine University $7,500 for the "Sonoran Desert Exhibit" in the Kurica Nature Museum.

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Laurels for Hardy in women's basketball win

December 17, 2007
Eagles guard leads second-half comeback win on the road.

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Eagles men's basketball falls to Maranatha

December 15, 2007
Benedictine upended at home, 70-67, in NAC contest.

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Bailey earns national honor from D3Hoops.com

December 13, 2007
Men's basketball standout named to weekly Team of the Week after last week's efforts.

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Benedictine's Bailey receives NAC weekly honor

December 11, 2007
Eagles' junior earns league "Student-Athlete of the Week" accolades.

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Benedictine program provides college education for police, fire personnel

December 11, 2007
Benedictine University's First Responder Program provides affordable and quality higher education to all eligible police and fire personnel in the Chicago metropolitan area.

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Eagles swim at North Central Invitational

December 8, 2007
Men fifth and women sixth at NCC meet on Saturday

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Eagles women's hoops topped at AU

December 8, 2007
Benedictine loses 68-59 decision at Aurora University.

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Bailey shines for men's basketball in setback at Aurora

December 8, 2007
Eagles' men's basketball standout scores 39 in 85-81 loss.

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Curtis receives national honor

December 8, 2007
Benedictine Curtis cited for outstanding weekly performance.

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Eagles women's basketball team stumbles at home

December 5, 2007
Benedictine falls to Wisconsin Lutheran, 70-45, in NAC match-up at the Rice Center.

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Register now for Benedictine baseball camp held on Fridays in February

December 5, 2007
Youngsters who want to learn the proper techniques and fundamentals of baseball should attend Benedictine University's 2008 Pre-Season Baseball Camp from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. on Fridays, February 1, 8,...

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Men's basketball gets road win at MSOE, 63-60

December 4, 2007
Benedictine men improve to 2-0 in NAC play.

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Summit will explore global water shortage and DuPage County's response

December 4, 2007
The Fifth Annual DuPage Environmental Summit, "Clean Water: We Can't Live Without It!," will be held from 11:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 9, 2008 in the Krasa Student Center...

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Women's basketball has one get away on the road

December 1, 2007
Benedictine victim of Concordia Chicago's second-half comeback, 63-61, in River Forest.

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Eagles top Concordia Chicago, 78-72, in men's hoops

December 1, 2007
Benedictine notches victory in NAC opener in River Forest on Saturday.

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The need for investigative accountants drives new program at Benedictine

November 30, 2007
Benedictine University is offering a concentration in Forensic Accounting for graduate students pursuing a Master of Science in Accountancy (M.S.A.), and a certificate in Forensic Accounting for undergraduate adult students.

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Eagles notch first NAC win versus Alverno

November 29, 2007
Women's basketball team defeats the Inferno, 59-52, in the league lid-lifter.

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Benedictine, Freedom Calls bringing families closer to loved ones in Iraq

November 29, 2007
Benedictine University has teamed up with the Freedom Calls Foundation to put the families of servicemen stationed in Iraq in touch with their loved ones during the holiday season.

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Women's basketball loses in OT

November 27, 2007
Eagles fall, 64-63, in overtime at North Central in non-conference contest.

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Klecan named NAC Student-Athlete of the Week

November 27, 2007
Benedictine sophomore earns league accolades after big games versus Northwestern and North Central.

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Women's hoops picks up first win of 2007-08

November 25, 2007
Benedictine throttles MacMurray on the road, 72-41.

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Eagle men drop game to North Central

November 24, 2007
Benedictine comes out on the short end of 77-69 score in Naperville.

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Vizza earns another Academic All-America honor

November 21, 2007
Benedictine senior garners award from ESPN The Magazine for second-consecutive season.

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14th-century triptych sold by Christie's to private collector for $300,000

November 21, 2007
The piece, a work by Florentine artist Niccolo Di Tommaso (c. 1343- c. 1376), is one of a group of devotional works produced by the artist.

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Men's basketball topped by Northwestern

November 21, 2007
Eagles drop 95-63 decision to Big Ten and NCAA Division I foe; BU's Klecan leads all scorers.

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Benedictine University's enrollment increase shatters national projections

November 20, 2007
Benedictine University reported an enrollment increase of nearly 16 percent among full-time undergraduates this fall.

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Benedictine University scholar receives prestigious Lincoln Laureate Award

November 19, 2007
The Lincoln Laureate Award, established by the Lincoln Academy of Illinois, recognizes excellence in both academics and extracurricular activities.

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Benedictine's softball clinic offers individual instruction in basic skills

November 19, 2007
Girls ages 7 to 17 who want to improve their softball skills are invited to attend Benedictine University’s softball clinic from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. on Friday, December 14 in...

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Women's basketball falls in opener

November 18, 2007
Benedictine comes out on the short end of 67-55 decision to Hardin-Simmons University at Trinity (Tex.) Tournament.

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Eagles swim at Illinois Wesleyan Invitational

November 17, 2007
Benedictine takes on tough competition in Bloomington, Ill.

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Men's basketball falls in tourney title game

November 17, 2007
Benedictine loses to host Wheaton College, 73-57; Jared Bailey and Ryan Brown are all-tournament selections.

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Men's basketball knocks off Wittenberg in opener, 79-74

November 16, 2007
Eagles to face host Wheaton College in title game of Lee Pfund Classic on Saturday evening (8:00 p.m.)

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2007-08 Women's Basketball preview

November 15, 2007
Eagles have returning talent, but must look to newcomers to provide depth.

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2007-08 Men's Basketball Preview

November 15, 2007
Eagles optimistic with good blend of veterans and talented newcomers.

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Six women's soccer players earn NAC honors

November 15, 2007
Benedictine players rewarded for outstanding 2007 campaign in league's post-season awards.

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Eagles land two on men's soccer All-NAC team

November 15, 2007
Benedictine seniors Scott Hall and Jason Maestas both honored by league.

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Eagles cross country competes at NCAA regional

November 10, 2007
Benedictine runners take on challenging course at Oshkosh, Wis.

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Leyden receives volleyball regional honor

November 10, 2007
Benedictine's star freshman recognized by AVCA on region awards list.

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Mikos named to volleyball Academic All-District team

November 10, 2007
Benedictine senior honored by ESPN The Magazine.

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Noted University of Chicago law professor to address Ryan symposium

November 9, 2007
Renowned University of Chicago law professor Cass R. Sunstein will present a lecture titled "Does America Need A Second Bill of Rights?" from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 15 in...

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Repeat after me: Vizza earns another Academic All-District honor

November 8, 2007
Benedictine senior women's soccer player now moves on to the Academic All-America ballot to try for a repeat there, as well.

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Corey cited as Player of the Week

November 8, 2007
Benedictine senior standout earns weekly honor.

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Performance program targets both elite athletes and those just wanting to get fit

November 7, 2007
The Performance Enhancement Program (PEP) at Benedictine University allows athletes from beginners to professionals to take their fitness to the next level.

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Excellence in science will be on display during science open house

November 7, 2007
Students can learn more about the science programs at Benedictine University at a Science Open House from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 17 on the Second Floor...

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Volleyball players receive NAC honors

November 6, 2007
Eagles players rewarded for outstanding 27-7 season.

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Advent Day of Reflection ponders the meaning of welcoming holiday guests

November 6, 2007
Benedictine University's Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies will hold an Advent Day of Reflection on the topic of "Hospitality" from 9:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15 at...

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St. Procopius Abbey hosts 17th annual DuPage Inter-Faith Thanksgiving Service

November 6, 2007
The 17th annual DuPage Inter-Faith Thanksgiving Service will be held at St. Procopius Abbey at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, November 19.

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"Kids Nite Out" frees moms and dads while kids play and have fun

November 6, 2007
Benedictine University will provide area children with a variety of activities that promote fitness and fun while offering their parents a break with its "Kids Nite Out" program from 6:00...

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Swimmers compete versus Beloit and St. Norbert

November 3, 2007
Eagles newcomers come through in a big way.

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Volleyball falls in NAC tournament final

November 3, 2007
Eagles lose to top-seed Lakeland, 3-1.

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Football falls in finale, 7-0

November 3, 2007
Benedictine gives IBFC power Concordia University (Wis.) all it wants in tough season-ending loss.

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Volleyball in NAC tourney title game!

November 1, 2007
Benedictine sweeps past No. 2 seed Concordia (Wis.) in NAC semifinals.

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Women's Soccer streak ends in NAC tournament loss

October 30, 2007
Eagles lose to Concordia (Wis.), 1-0, in league semifinal match.

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Volleyball extracts revenge on Rockford in NAC tourney

October 30, 2007
Benedictine defeats Regents, 3-0, to advance in NAC tournament.

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Mikos earns Player of the Week honor

October 30, 2007
Benedictine senior recognized with weekly league award.

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Cross Country runs at NAC championships

October 27, 2007
Women place fifth - and men eighth - in NAC meet.

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Men's soccer closes season with home loss

October 27, 2007
Eagles drop 4-1 match to Lakeland and pay tribute to pair of seniors in season finale.

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Eagles' volleyball splits in own tourney

October 27, 2007
Benedictine goes 2-2 in Eagle Classic; awaits NAC tourney game Tuesday.

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Women's Soccer team wins again, 3-0

October 27, 2007
Eagles now unbeaten in last 10 matches and secure 4th-seed for Tuesday's NAC Tournament

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Football steamrolls MacMurray for 4th-straight win

October 27, 2007
Benedictine improves to 5-4 overall as Eagles dominate both sides of the ball.

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Swimmers open 2007-08 season

October 26, 2007
Benedictine men notch win versus North Central in 2007-08 lidlifter.

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World War II internee, former university president to speak at King breakfast

October 25, 2007
Roy Hirofumi Saigo, former president of St. Cloud State University (Minnesota), will be the guest speaker at the 13th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast sponsored by Benedictine...

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Volleyball sweeps Wisconsin Lutheran to improve to 23-4

October 24, 2007
Eagles enjoy NAC victory on "Senior Night," 30-18, 30-17, 30-19.

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Women's Soccer scores big win at Rockford

October 24, 2007
Benedictine rolls, 11-0, for 9th-consecutive unbeaten match.

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Men's Soccer falls to Aurora

October 23, 2007
Eagles lose on the Spartans' home pitch, 6-0.

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Partnership with Chinese universities benefits new wave of business leaders

October 23, 2007
Benedictine University has a long history of educating students from various cultural, ethnic and social backgrounds.

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Men's Soccer loses tough 1-0 decision.

October 20, 2007
Benedictine nipped by Marian in Fond du Lac, Wis.

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Volleyball improves to 22-4 with win at Dominican

October 20, 2007
Eagle netters spike Stars, 3-1, in NAC match

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Women's soccer makes big comeback in win at Marian

October 20, 2007
Eagles stretch unbeaten streak to eight matches with 4-3 come-from-behind win in Fond du Lac, Wis.

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Schwartz runs football past Eureka, 21-6

October 20, 2007
Sophomore tailback gains 198 yards on the ground; defense shuts down Red Devils for third-straight win.

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Benedictine University experiences a 16 percent increase in total enrollment

October 19, 2007
The total enrollment of 4,573 students represents a more than 16 percent increase over the Fall 2006 enrollment of 3,924.

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Football players earn league honors

October 18, 2007
Daniels named Defensive "Player of the Week" and Goff picks up Special Teams "Player of the Week" from IBFC.

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Three Benedictine students selected to attend Wingspread conferences

October 17, 2007
The Melvin Brorby Wingspread Fellows Program brings students from 13 colleges and universities throughout the Midwest to professional conferences held at "Wingspread," the estate designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for...

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Library workshops help preserve family history, create scrapbooks

October 17, 2007
The Benedictine University Library's "Friends of the Library" program is offering two, two-hour workshops on Saturday, November 17 that are designed to help families preserve their valuable documents and irreplaceable...

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Twelve works by Chicago artist Sergio Gomez go on display at Benedictine

October 17, 2007
Twelve works by well-known Chicago artist Sergio Gomez are now on display in the Krasa Center Gallery at Benedictine University through Wednesday, November 7.

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Volleyball drops marathon match to Concordia (Wis.)

October 16, 2007
Eagles go five games before falling to visiting Falcons, 3-2, in key NAC match.

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Eagles' golfers surprise NAC with second place finish

October 16, 2007
Picked fifth in the pre-season, Benedictine swings its way to a runner-up finish at conference championship meet.

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Women's soccer unbeaten in last 7 matches

October 16, 2007
Benedictine tops Wisconsin Lutheran, 5-1, as red-hot Eagles continue to roll.

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Benedictine's Gill among 22 women honored by Business Ledger, NAWBO

October 15, 2007
Sandra L. Gill, dean of the College of Business at Benedictine University, has been named one of 22 "Influential Women in Business" for 2007 by The Business Ledger.

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Educare Ball raises money to benefit student scholarships at Benedictine

October 15, 2007
Benedictine University's 42nd annual Educare Scholarship Ball will be held on Saturday, November 3 at the Krasa Student Center on the University campus.

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Cross country runs with the big dogs

October 13, 2007
Eagles compete at University of Evansville Invitational with many larger schools.

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Men's soccer ambushes Maranatha, 2-0

October 13, 2007
Win snaps 10-match victory drought for the young Eagles team.

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Women's soccer extends unbeaten skein to six

October 13, 2007
Eagles blank Maranatha Baptist, 3-0, to remain in the hunt for a NAC tournament spot.

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Eagles top Aurora in football OT thriller

October 13, 2007
Benedictine's field goal in second overtime lifts team to win over rival Spartans, 20-17.

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Daniels named IBFC Player of the Week

October 11, 2007
Eagles' defensive back earns honor after play in Greenville victory.

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Volleyball sweeps Aurora

October 10, 2007
Benedictine runs record to 21-3 with win on rival Spartans' home floor.

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Scholarship offers assistance to Italian-American women pursuing education

October 10, 2007
The Christine Frances Rocco Memorial Endowed Scholarship at Benedictine University is now accepting applications for its first partial tuition award.

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Ostrow's book explores Russia's path to dictatorship under Putin

October 10, 2007
Joel Ostrow, chair of the Political Science Department at Benedictine University, has co-authored a book titled, "The Consolidation of Dictatorship in Russia: An Inside View of the Demise of Democracy."

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Becker earns weekly NAC cross country honor

October 9, 2007
Benedictine runner tabbed as women's Student-Athlete of the Week for cross country in the Northern Athletics Conference.

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Eagles women's tennis 8th at NAC championships

October 7, 2007
Benedictine individuals offer good showing in season finale.

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Men's soccer drops NAC match

October 6, 2007
MSOE tops Benedictine, 3-0, in league match.

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Women's soccer fit to be tied with MSOE

October 6, 2007
Eagles play to 1-1 draw after two overtimes.

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Volleyball drops key NAC match

October 6, 2007
Eagles come out on short end of five-game slugfest at Lakeland.

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Football dumps Greenville, 10-7

October 6, 2007
Eagles gain first league win in defensive struggle.

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Cross country hosts large field at own Benedictine Invitational

October 5, 2007
Eagles women 6th out of 20 schools; men place 10th out of 20.

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Saturday (Oct. 6) football game at Greenville can be heard live

October 5, 2007
Greenville student station and Benedictine's broadcaster team up to make game available.

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West to head University Relations

October 5, 2007
Benedictine University has announced the appointment of Denise West as the University's new Executive Director of University Relations.

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Men's soccer falls at Wisconsin Lutheran

October 3, 2007
Benedictine drops NAC match to Warriors, 4-0, in Milwaukee.

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Volleyball improves to 19-2 on the year

October 3, 2007
Eagles sweep the University of Chicago - 30-13, 30-26, 30-21 - in a non-conference match.

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Eagle netters drop decision to Concordia Chicago

October 3, 2007
Benedictine loses 7-2 match to Cougars in NAC regular season finale.

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Longtime Catholic peace activists discuss foreign policy at Benedictine

October 3, 2007
Tom Melville and George Mische, who have worked for more than 40 years to change U.S. foreign policy, will speak at Benedictine University from 12:20-1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, October 24...

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Women's tennis falls to Dominican

October 2, 2007
Eagles drop NAC make-up match with Stars, 7-2.

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Women's soccer extends win streak to four

October 2, 2007
Eagles get past Concordia University Chicago, 2-1.

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Golfers fourth at Wisconsin Lutheran

September 30, 2007
Schwalbach places third to lead Benedictine players.

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Football can't reel in Muskies in 21-7 loss

September 29, 2007
Benedictine defense keeps game close, but Lakeland eventually prevails.

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Cross country runs at WLC Warrior Invitational

September 29, 2007
Women's team places 3rd and men's squad 7th at Wisconsin Lutheran meet.

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Women's tennis splits on Wisconsin swing Saturday

September 29, 2007
Eagles defeat Lakeland College in Sheboygan, but fall to Marian College in Fond du Lac in a pair of NAC contests.

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Women's soccer notches third-straight win

September 29, 2007
Eagles dominate Franklin College in 1-0 win on Saturday.

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Volleyball knocks off another foe to reach 18-2 overall

September 29, 2007
Benedictine tops Maranatha Baptist, 3-0, on Saturday.

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Volleyball survives scare for 17th win

September 28, 2007
Eagles reserves key comeback win over Edgewood, 3-1.

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Women's soccer wins second in a row

September 26, 2007
Eagles claw past Alverno, 6-1, in a NAC match.

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Network box broadcasts energy produced by Birck Hall solar panel

September 26, 2007
The Illinois Clean Energy Foundation hopes to monitor all the energy being produced by the solar panels it has funded to monitor the effect of its investment.

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COD, Benedictine partner to offer new academic program in fine arts

September 26, 2007
The program is designed for students who have completed two years of study and received an Associate of Fine Arts (A.F.A.) degree at COD.

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ABC 7's Emily Barr, Tammy Duckworth headline Women's Leadership Summit

September 26, 2007
ABC 7 President and General Manager Emily Barr and Tammy Duckworth, Director of the Illinois Department of Veteran's Affairs, will speak at the 2007 Greater Chicago Women's Leadership Summit at...

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Men's soccer hangs close to nations #21 ranked team

September 25, 2007
Eagles stay with Dominican until 83rd minute in 3-0 loss.

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Volleyball win streak snapped at 12

September 25, 2007
Eagles knocked from their perch by Rockford, 3-2.

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Women's tennis drops pair on the road

September 22, 2007
Eagles fall at Wisconsin Lutheran, 9-0, and MSOE, 6-3, on Saturday.

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Men's soccer thwarted at home

September 22, 2007
Eagles drop a 5-0 NAC match to Concordia University (Wis.).

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Football upended in IBFC opener

September 22, 2007
Concordia University Chicago tops Benedictine, 21-10, in River Forest.

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Women's soccer nets first NAC win

September 22, 2007
Benedictine snaps three-match skid with 2-1 win over Concordia University (Wis.).

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Volleyball improves to 16-1 on the year

September 22, 2007
Benedictine steamrolls three opponents at North Park Quadrangular.

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Women's tennis loses to Elmhurst

September 20, 2007
Eagles drop 8-1 home decision in non-conference match at home.

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Men's soccer topped by crosstown rival

September 19, 2007
Eagles drop 3-0 non-conference decision to North Central.

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Volleyball runs win streak to nine

September 19, 2007
Eagles take NAC match in five games from Milwaukee School of Engineering.

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Department of Music at Benedictine announces 2007-08 concert schedule

September 19, 2007
Oboist Alicia Cordoba Tait will kick off a series of free noon concerts during the 2007-2008 school year on Monday, September 24 in the Krasa Center Fireside Lounge on the...

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First women's golfer competes at Elmhurst Classic

September 18, 2007
Lori Ann Puchalski makes history as first-ever member of women's golf team to tee it up.

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Women's soccer falls, 1-0

September 18, 2007
Benedictine edged by Dominican in NAC contest.

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Parents, siblings can enjoy college atmosphere during family weekend

September 18, 2007
Parents, brothers and sisters of current Benedictine University students are invited to spend time with their loved one during "Fall into Family Weekend" October 12-13.

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Men's golf competes at Edgewood Classic

September 17, 2007
Benedictine team places eighth out of 22 teams at Edgewood College Fall Classic.

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Women's tennis drops road match at Edgewood

September 16, 2007
Benedictine comes out on the short end of 8-1 score in NAC match in Madison, Wis.

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Football falls to nationally-ranked team on the road

September 15, 2007
Eagles fall prey to No. 13 North Central College, 47-0, in non-conference match at Naperville, Ill.

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Men's soccer drops NAC opener

September 15, 2007
Benedictine no match for Edgewood on the road, 5-0.

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Women's soccer edged at Edgewood

September 15, 2007
Benedictine loses 2-0 NAC match on the road.

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Volleyball notches two more wins

September 15, 2007
Eagles improve to 12-1 by winning the Lake Forest Triangular.

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Cross Country runs at Spartan Classic

September 14, 2007
Benedictine competes in Aurora University race on Friday.

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Eagle netters fall to NAC leader

September 13, 2007
Benedictine women's tennis drops match to league leader Concordia University (Wis.), 9-0.`

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Volleyball wins sixth in a row

September 13, 2007
Benedictine tops Alverno, 3-0, to improve to 10-1 overall.

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Eagles to play Northwestern in men's basketball in 2007-08

September 13, 2007
Benedictine will travel to Evanston for the November 20 contest against the NCAA Division I Wildcats.

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Schwartz receives league's weekly football award

September 13, 2007
Benedictine's sophomore tailback earns "Co-Offensive Player of the Week" accolades from IBFC.

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Women's soccer stumbles in NAC opener

September 12, 2007
Benedictine falls to pre-season favorite Aurora University, 6-0, in Aurora.

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Men's soccer loses to Elmhurst

September 12, 2007
Scoreless for nearly 77 minutes, Bluejays finally wear down upset-minded Eagles, 2-0.

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Influence of 13th century Muslim mystic topic of global studies forum

September 12, 2007
The Global Studies Forum at Benedictine University will present "In Search of the Historical Rumi: Beyond Icon and Idol" featuring author Franklin D. Lewis at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October...

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Smarter, faster, brighter. Benedictine freshmen ready to embrace challenge

September 12, 2007
Benedictine University's Fall 2007 freshman class is not only the largest in the school's 120-year history, it ranks among the most scholarly.

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Leyden named volleyball Student-Athlete of the Week by NAC

September 12, 2007
Northern Athletics Conference honors Benedictine freshman after sterling week.

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Women's tennis falls versus Aurora

September 11, 2007
Eagles drop a 7-2 decision at home in conference opener.

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Volleyball opens conference with a win

September 11, 2007
Eagles top Concordia Chicago (30-22, 19-30, 30-23, 30-28) in NAC opener at home to improve to 9-1 overall.

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Men's golf wins Marian Invitational

September 9, 2007
Eagles shock NAC opponents in first conference match of 2007.

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Cross country shines at Concordia Chicago meet

September 8, 2007
Eagles' women's team third and men fourth at Pre-NAC Meet in River forest.

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Volleyball sweep their way to Aurora Tournament title

September 8, 2007
Benedictine improves to 8-1 overall on its way to its second tournament championship of the year.

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Football tops North Park, 14-0

September 8, 2007
Benedictine picks up first win of 2007 on the road versus Vikings.

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Women's soccer pounds Mt. Mary

September 6, 2007
Benedictine wins home opener in a big way, 12-0.

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Volleyball win streak ends

September 5, 2007
IIT sweeps Eagles in 2007 home debut.

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Youthful women's tennis topped by veteran North Central team

September 5, 2007
Benedictine comes out on short end of 9-0 score in 2007 debut.

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Men's soccer nipped at home, 3-2

September 5, 2007
Lake Forest overcomes Eagles to take a non-conference win.

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How to put your beds to bed? Ask a professional landscaper over lunch

September 5, 2007
Community residents can get gardening tips for fall from a professional landscaper and enjoy a complimentary lunch during Benedictine University's "Lunch with Landscapers" from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m on Friday, October...

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Panel to discuss job-seeking strategies

September 5, 2007
The offices of Career Development and Alumni Affairs will host a panel discussion titled "What happened to my resume after I hit send?" from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10...

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Men's soccer comes up short

September 2, 2007
Eagles topped by Illinois College, 4-1, on Sunday.

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Volleyball still unblemished through four matches

September 1, 2007
Eagles win two more matches at Illinois College Tournament without surrendering a game.

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Eagles drop season opener in football

September 1, 2007
Elmhurst rolls to big win at Benedictine, 52-3.

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Men's soccer wins in Kettle's BU coaching debut

August 31, 2007
Hall knocks Knox around in 3-2 Eagles win on the road.

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Women's soccer drops opener

August 31, 2007
Powerful UW-Whitewater blanks Benedictine.

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Volleyball opens with two wins

August 31, 2007
Eagles sweep Westminster and Rose-Hulman at opening day of Illinois College Tournament

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Benedictine to web cast all football games live in 2007

August 31, 2007
Prominent Chicagoland radio personality to do play-by-play for Eagles' first web casting venture.

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Latin America's view of United States is topic of global studies forum

August 30, 2007
The Global Studies Forum at Benedictine University will present "Beyond the Washington Consensus: The View from Latin America" featuring Aline Helg, Ph.D., from 12:30-3:00 p.m. on Monday, September 10 in...

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Students can learn about Benedictine admissions process, academic programs

August 30, 2007
Benedictine University's Fall Open House will be held from 12:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 7 at the Krasa Center.

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Eagles football ready to soar in 2007

August 29, 2007
Benedictine's largest football turnout fuels football fever.

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Benedictine ranks in top 30 percent in 2008 U.S. News & World Report rankings

August 29, 2007
Benedictine University ranks 37th among more than 140 schools classified as "Best Universities - Master's" in the Midwest, according to the 2008 figures recently released by U.S. News & World...

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Benedictine favored in conference volleyball race

August 28, 2007
Eagles picked to win NAC volleyball crown in 2007, according to coaches' preseason poll.

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USC researcher, author to address why organizations must be "built to change"

August 23, 2007
The Department of Management and Organizational Behavior (M.O.B.) Contemporary Trends in Change Management Lecture Series will present "Built to Change: How to Achieve Sustained Organizational Effectiveness" by Christopher G. Worley,...

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New programs benefit professionals looking to enhance expertise

August 22, 2007
The Office of Professional Development at Benedictine University is now offering programs in Project Management, Quality Auditor and Quality Management.

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Get the best from others...and yourself

August 22, 2007
"The Academy of Leadership Coaching" teaches individuals how to be leaders

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Series addresses whether women will continue to make strides in the church

August 20, 2007
"Catholic Perspectives on Women" is the topic of Benedictine University's "Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought" series October 17-18 featuring Melani M. Morey, Ed.D., Senior Director for Research and Consulting at...

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Teachers seeking master's degree can take advantage of scholarship offer

August 14, 2007
All certified teachers enrolling in Benedictine University's accelerated cohort Master of Education program will be provided an "Educator's Scholarship."

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New men's soccer head coach named

August 14, 2007
Rob Kettle takes the reins of Benedictine men's soccer.

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Homecoming 2007 is for more folks than just alumni of Benedictine

August 9, 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...

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High school, transfer students invited to attend Benedictine open house

August 9, 2007
High school students, students planning to transfer from community colleges or other post-secondary institutions and their families will have the opportunity to learn more about Benedictine University at Fall Open...

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Two Benedictine students present papers at national math convention

August 9, 2007
Joy Holowicki and Hunan Chaudhry, who participated in the summer research program sponsored by the College of Science at Benedictine University, presented research papers at MathFest held August 3-5 in...

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Benedictine schedules open house for adult undergraduate, graduate students

August 9, 2007
Prospective adult undergraduate and graduate students are invited to attend an open house from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 15 where they can learn more about Benedictine University's...

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Schools' partnership is a step toward answering need for minority teachers

August 7, 2007
Benedictine University President William Carroll pledged that any St. Ethelreda student who graduated from eighth grade with a "B" or better average and maintained that average through high school would...

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Alumni football reunion set for August 18

August 3, 2007
Eagles from previous eras are invited to scrimmage and barbecue.

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High school students can enjoy an evening devoted exclusively to them

July 13, 2007
Current high school students can learn why Benedictine University is their best choice for the next phase of their education during "Benedictine University At A Glance" from 6:15 to 9:00...

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Community invited to learn more about Middle East from visiting students

July 12, 2007
The community is invited to attend two forums featuring 22 student-leaders from the Middle East and North Africa who are visiting the United States through a special State Department program.

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Benedictine awards associate's, bachelor's, master's degrees to 435 May graduates

July 11, 2007
Benedictine University announced that it has awarded Associate of Arts (A.A.), Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) degrees to 311 students who...

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Three students named public service fellows, receive $3,000 scholarships

July 10, 2007
Benedictine seniors Kyle Robert Bruett, Amina Waheed and Jennifer Amy Erickson have been named recipients of the first public service scholarships awarded by the Center for Civic Leadership and Public...

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Joseph steps down as men's soccer coach

July 9, 2007
Search for a replacement to guide Eagles' program is already underway.

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Scholarship helps former corpsman toward dream of becoming doctor

June 29, 2007
Shawn Robertson, a College of DuPage student from Villa Park, has been awarded a $25,000 scholarship from the Naperville Rotary Club to continue his studies at Benedictine University.

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If it's all Greek to you, you probably need to take a Chinese language course

June 28, 2007
Benedictine University will offer its students a first-year language course in Chinese and a second year of Arabic this fall thanks to its participation in the Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching...

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In memory of assistant football coach Bob Conwell

June 27, 2007
Eagles' special teams/receivers coach succumbs after courageous battle versus cancer.

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Benedictine University announces its Spring 2007 Dean's and Recognition lists

June 27, 2007
Benedictine University proudly announces that 604 students were named to the Spring 2007 Dean's List and 473 students were named to the Dean's Recognition List.

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2007-08 Spirit Squad tryouts slated

June 21, 2007
Benedictine students interested in cheerleading and dance team for 2007-08 should attend July 27 event.

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Library exhibits feature development of atomic bomb, Lincoln stamps

June 14, 2007
The Benedictine University Library, located on the second through fifth floors of the Kindlon Hall of Learning, is hosting two special exhibits open to the public through August.

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Looking to enhance your expertise? Try these programs

June 8, 2007
The Office of Professional Development at Benedictine University is now offering certificate programs in Project Management and Quality Auditor for professionals seeking to enhance their expertise.

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It's showtime at the sports complex

June 8, 2007
The second major Drum Corps International competition of the 2007 season returns to the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex for the third consecutive year at 7:30 p.m. on June...

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Benedictine athletics selected for NCAA pilot program

June 7, 2007
Eagles intercollegiate athletics department picked for voluntary NCAA national pilot program in drug education and testing.

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Un nuevo programa preparara a estudiantes para trabajar en medios de comunicacion de habla hispana

June 7, 2007
Comenzando este otono, Benedictine University ofrecera una especializacion (bachelor) de artes en periodismo bilingue.

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Education is only part of the journey for student in First Responder program

June 6, 2007
The Benedictine University First Responder Program provides affordable and quality higher education to all eligible police and fire personnel in the Chicago metropolitan area.

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New program will prepare students to work in Spanish-speaking media

June 4, 2007
Benedictine University's Bachelor of Arts in Bilingual Journalism will prepare graduates for careers in advertising, electronic and print media, journalism, public relations, publishing, writing or other careers requiring sophisticated communication...

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Football adds another staff member

May 30, 2007
Former Eagle John Karpowicz returns as quarterbacks coach.

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13th annual golf outing supports scholarship fund at Benedictine

May 29, 2007
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.

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Semenik named women's tennis coach

May 25, 2007
Former Benedictine standout student-athlete returns to Eagles' program.

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Bales awarded leadership scholarship for scholastic performance in physics

May 24, 2007
Kristyn Danielle Bales, a junior at Benedictine University and the daughter of Donald and Diane Bales of Downers Grove, has been named a recipient of a Leadership Scholarship from the...

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Doing business in China topic of first China Institute business culture series

May 24, 2007
The Benedictine University China Institute will host its inaugural Business Culture Series, "How To Do Business in China," at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, June 9 on the second floor of...

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Baseball players receive post-season honors.

May 23, 2007
Eagles have three players honored by the NAC.

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Athletics year-end awards announced

May 21, 2007
Eagle athletes honored for excellence on and off the field in 2006-07.

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Hoinkes named assistant football coach at Benedictine

May 18, 2007
Hall of Fame prep coach joins Eagles' gridiron staff as linebackers/special teams coach.

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Wilkin gets NCAA provisional mark in hammer

May 17, 2007
Benedictine junior shatters his own school record with a toss of 171'7" to out-distance the field at Gregory Invitational.

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Presentation demonstrates needs of the hungry in DuPage County

May 17, 2007
The Northern Illinois Foodbank, in conjunction with the DuPage Hunger Network, will present a dramatization of the hunger needs in DuPage County at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 5 in...

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Korzeniewski competes in first heptathlon

May 15, 2007
Benedictine freshman gets taste of multi-event competition at North Central's Gregory Invitational.

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Grandchildren, part-time teaching top list of plans for retiring professors

May 15, 2007
David Dibblee will now have more time to spend with his 18 grandchildren. Jon Swanson will try to wrestle control of his household from the family Airedale. Thomas Byrnes plans...

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Grant will allow Benedictine University to upgrade lights, reduce energy usage

May 14, 2007
The Illinois Clean Energy Community Foundation has awarded a $40,500 grant to Benedictine University for energy efficient upgrades to indoor lighting systems in three University buildings.

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Five Benedictine University students inducted into history honor society

May 14, 2007
Five students have recently been inducted into the Benedictine University chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, the honorary society in history.

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Eagles softball earns post-season honors

May 11, 2007
Kennedy heads cast of honorees from Benedictine's softball squad.

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Benedictine academic departments honor their programs' top students

May 10, 2007
Twenty-eight graduating seniors have been honored by various academic programs at Benedictine University for their outstanding academic achievements.

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Students recognized for helping other students at Benedictine University

May 8, 2007
Two Benedictine University students have been named recipients of the Flo Grebner Instructional Assistant/Tutor Award for their work in tutoring other students during the 2006-2007 academic year.

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Benedictine University Honors Committee announces winners of Academic Awards

May 7, 2007
Noorjabeen Naseer, the daughter of Syed and Zubaidunnisa Naseer of Wheaton, has been named the recipient of the Procopian Award, the highest honor that Benedictine University can bestow upon a...

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Baseball seniors go out with a bang!

May 5, 2007
Benedictine sweeps doubleheader from Maranatha Baptist, 4-3 and 18-2, to close out the year.

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Sara named NAC women's track "Athlete of the Year"

May 5, 2007
Benedictine junior sprinter/hurdler wins three events en route to league honor.

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Softball closes the books on 2007 at NAC tourney

May 4, 2007
Eagles fall to Concordia (Wis.), 5-4, in elimination game of NAC tournament.

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Softball drops NAC tourney opener

May 3, 2007
Benedictine falls to Edgewood, 4-2, in NAC tournament. Eagles face Marian in Friday elimination match-up.

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Baseball drops non-conference contest

May 2, 2007
Eagles lose to the University of Chicago, 6-3, in a non-league game.

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Softball opens play in NAC Tournament on Thursday

May 2, 2007
#4 seed Eagles play in tourney opener versus #5 seed Edgewood.

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Sara earns Student-Athlete of the Week award from NAC

May 2, 2007
Benedictine's sprinter/hurdler receives league's weekly accolade.

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Cardinals clip Eagles in baseball

May 1, 2007
Benedictine falls to North Central, 9-7, in a non-conference baseball bout.

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Softball finds the road to Naperville bumpy

April 30, 2007
Eagles are swept by crosstown rival North Central, 8-0 and 10-2, in a non-conference doubleheader.

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Schwalbach leads golfers at Elmhurst

April 30, 2007
Benedictine freshman ties for seventh at Elmhurst Invitational.

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Softball swept at Marian

April 28, 2007
Benedictine finds runs at a premium in key NAC match-up, 6-1 and 5-1.

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Eagles compete at Lawrence Invitational

April 28, 2007
Benedictine 16th at Wisconsin links event.

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Baseball wins two at Wisconsin Lutheran

April 28, 2007
Eagles amass 29 runs in twinbill sweep over WLC in Milwaukee, 12-8 and 17-7.

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Sara has brush with school record at Concordia meet

April 27, 2007
Benedictine junior misses school mark in 100 hurdles by 1/100th of a second.

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Eagles lose to Cardinals in baseball

April 25, 2007
Benedictine falls to crosstown rival North Central, 13-4, in Naperville.

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Baseball drops non-conference game to Wheaton

April 24, 2007
Wheaton clips Eagles in regional match-up, 9-6.

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Investment pioneer, Benedictine trustee to speak at commencement ceremony

April 24, 2007
John P. Calamos Sr., chair and CEO of Calamos Asset Management and a member of the Board of Trustees of Benedictine University, will address the University's 114th commencement ceremonies at...

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Baseball splits on the road versus Dominican

April 23, 2007
Eagles let lead slip away in game one, 3-2, but bounce back to win nightcap, 5-2, at Schaumburg's Alexian Field.

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Softball plays 21 innings for a win and a tie at Wheaton

April 23, 2007
Eagles win marathon 16-inning game, 2-0, and play to a 5-5 draw in nightcap versus Wheaton College.

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Criminal justice expert will address America's soaring prison population

April 23, 2007
James Austin, Ph.D., CEO of the JFA Institute in Washington, D.C., will present "Unlocking America: Why and How to Reduce America's Prison Population" from 7:00-8:00 p.m. on Monday, April 30...

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Baseball drops two to Edgewood

April 21, 2007
Eagles fall twice to Edgewood College, 3-2 and 12-3, at The Sports Complex.

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Track invitational brings nearly 600 athletes to campus

April 21, 2007
Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex plays host to Eagle Invitational last Saturday.

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Golfers take top two places at Rockford

April 21, 2007
Benedictine linksmen demonstrate versatility with another fine showing.

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Softball sweeps NAC's #2 team

April 21, 2007
Benedictine remains in thick of league race with wins over Lakeland College, 3-1 and 12-3.

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Baseball carves twinbill at Rockford

April 18, 2007
Benedictine falls in first game, 3-0, and bounces back in second, 6-3.

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Kennedy notches 500th strikeout as softball splits

April 18, 2007
Benedictine pitcher reaches lofty career milestone in doubleheader split with Concordia (Wis.) University.

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Wilkin is NAC track and field Student-Athlete of the Week

April 18, 2007
Benedictine thrower recognized after setting school hammer record at Elmhurst Invitational.

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Kennedy named NAC softball Student-Athlete of the Week

April 18, 2007
Benedictine's senior pitcher/firstbaseman honored with weekly league award.

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Benedictine to host 2007 USA Youth Outdoor Track & Field Championships

April 18, 2007
More than 2,500 athletes from across the country are expected to converge upon the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex from July 3-8, 2007 to compete in the 2007 USA...

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New academic program will prepare students for roles in globalized world

April 18, 2007
The new interdisciplinary Global Studies major at Benedictine University combines the school's unique cultural heritage sequence with courses from a number of disciplines to provide students with an understanding of...

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Golf wins North Central Invitational

April 17, 2007
Eagle's take top honors in battle of local colleges at Cress Creek country Club.

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Eagles baseball falls short at Elmhurst

April 17, 2007
Benedictine drops 7-5 non-league game at Elmhurst.

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Eagles do the splits at Marian

April 15, 2007
Baseball wins opener in Fond du Lac, Wis., by a 3-2 score, but falls in second game, 12-5.

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Softball makes swiss cheese of Wisconsin teams on weekend

April 15, 2007
Benedictine goes 4-0 versus neighbors to the north after taking a pair of NAC games from Wisconsin Lutheran College, 8-1 and 5-4.

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Benedictine hammer record falls at Elmhurst Invitational

April 15, 2007
Matt Wilkin adds another record to highlight Eagles' day at Elmhurst Invitational

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Eagles golfers dominate individual results at Aurora

April 15, 2007
Benedictine duffers go 1-2-3 in final standings, but team has to settle for a third place finish at Aurora Invitational.

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Softball sweeps Maranatha Baptist

April 14, 2007
Eagles win 7-2 and 10-0 as team improves to 15-10 overall.

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Eagles tie for 2nd at own invitational

April 14, 2007
Eagles places three golfers in top-10 of Benedictine Spring Invitational at Seven Bridges Golf Club.

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Baseball goes 11 innings in loss to North Central

April 13, 2007
Eagles and Cardinals combine for 24 hits in Maple Avenue marathon.

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Softball splits at North Park

April 13, 2007
Eagles dice up non-conference doubleheader, winning 5-3 and losing 9-4.

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New master's program offered to help fill growing demand for accountants

April 13, 2007
The Master of Science in Accountancy (M.S.A.) program at Benedictine University offers students with or without undergraduate accounting degrees the chance to obtain the competencies, skills and abilities necessary for...

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Thursday baseball cancelled

April 11, 2007
Game versus Illinois Wesleyan put on ice due to weather; no reschedule date yet.

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Project management certificate program imparts skill sets needed in workplace

April 11, 2007
Benedictine University's certificate programs are designed for a concentrated focus for those professionals looking to expand their knowledge in a specific area or introduce professionals to core M.B.A. curriculum.

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Artist-in-residence program features performance of acclaimed play

April 11, 2007
Benedictine University artist-in-residence Meghan Strell will produce and perform the critically acclaimed play "Corpus Delicti: Just Desserts" at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, April 20 and at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday,...

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Baseball splits with Concordia Chicago

April 10, 2007
Eagles fall 7-0 in the first game, but bounce back to gain 9-4 win in the second over Concordia University Chicago.

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Softball takes two from Alverno

April 10, 2007
Benedictine improves to 8-2 in the NAC after defeating Alverno by scores of 8-0 and 12-1.

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May 2007 graduates can pick up caps and gowns, get photos taken at fair

April 10, 2007
Benedictine University will sponsor a Graduation Fair for members of the Class of 2007 from 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. on Tuesday-Thursday, May 1-3 in the Krasa Fireside Lounge.

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Baseball drops pair of games to NAC leader

April 9, 2007
Benedictine falls twice at Concordia (Wis.), 5-2 and 1-0. Tuesday's game time moved up to 1:00 p.m.

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Wilkin puts the hammer down at Chicagoland Championships

April 7, 2007
Eagles send a "skeleton crew" of throwers only to event over Easter weekend.

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Baseball for Saturday rescheduled

April 7, 2007
Doubleheader at Concordia reset for Monday, April 9.

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Eagles' Keller gets coaching win #200

April 5, 2007
Benedictine's softball coach reaches milestone in doubleheader sweep over Dominican, 6-3 and 13-0.

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23rd Chicago Latino Film Festival comes to Benedictine for three screenings

April 5, 2007
Three films will be presented at Benedictine University: "Como Mariposas en la luz" ("Butterflies in the Light"); "A traves de tus ojos" ("Through Your Eyes"); and "El Clown" ("The Clown").

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Art exhibition and auction benefits student mission to Sucre, Bolivia

April 5, 2007
A Fine Art Auction and Exhibition will be held beginning at 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 21 and from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 22 at the...

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Wednesday baseball postponed

April 4, 2007
Baseball versus Dominican University is postponed for today. The make-up date is Monday, April 23 (1:00 p.m.) at Alexian Brothers Stadium in Schaumburg.

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Workshop informs residents what to look for when cicadas hatch this spring

April 4, 2007
Community members who are interested in participating in a study of the cicada may attend a workshop at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1 in Birck Hall Room 112 on...

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Sara earns NAC track and field honor

April 4, 2007
Benedictine junior sprinter/hurdler garners women's Student-Athlete of the Week accolades.

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Bergman wins NAC weekly baseball honor

April 4, 2007
Benedictine University shortstop cited by league after an outstanding week.

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Critically-acclaimed poet Ishle Yi Park to share her poetry at Benedictine

April 3, 2007
Award-winning poet Ishle Yi Park will share her poetry at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 25 in Kindlon Hall Room 270 on the campus of Benedictine University.

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Benedictine drops softball twinbill to Edgewood

April 2, 2007
Eagles fall by scores of 4-0 and 5-2 in first NAC losses.

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Can't swim? Benedictine offers a number of learn-to-swim programs

April 2, 2007
Benedictine University will conduct the 2007 Learn-To-Swim program in the indoor, climate-controlled swimming pool at the Dan and Ada Rice Center with the first of six sessions beginning on Saturday,...

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Summer Fun Day Camp offers fun for area boys and girls ages 5-13

April 2, 2007
Benedictine University will conduct its annual Summer Fun Day Camp for boys and girls ages 5-13 beginning with the first of nine weekly sessions on Monday, June 11.

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Benedictine music, voice students display talents at "Festival of the Arts"

April 2, 2007
The Benedictine University Department of Music will present its semiannual "Festival of the Arts" Friday-Sunday, April 13-15 at St. Daniel Hall at Benet Academy.

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Softball still perfect in the NAC

March 31, 2007
Benedictine sweeps Rockford to improve to 8-8 overall and 4-0 in league.

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Baseball splits with Lakeland

March 31, 2007
Eagles go extra innings in 6-5 game-one loss before winning the nightcap 8-7.

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Eagles track team shines

March 31, 2007
Women win at North Park Invitational; men place second.

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Model UN team named

March 30, 2007
The French Delegation to the 2007 National Model United Nations - comprised of 27 Benedictine University students - was awarded Outstanding Delegation, the highest honor given by the National Collegiate...

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Eagles fall to Aurora in baseball

March 29, 2007
Benedictine comes out on short end of 14-7 score to split series versus rival Spartans.

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Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex honored for excellence

March 28, 2007
The Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex has been selected as a recipient of a 2007 Annual Award for Business Excellence (AABE) by The Business Ledger.

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Softball cages Cougars in doubleheader sweep

March 27, 2007
Benedictine tops Concordia Chicago, 2-1 and 6-5.

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Eagles earn baseball win over rival Aurora

March 27, 2007
Benedictine raps out 13 hits in 5-4 victory over the Spartans.

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Eagles fifth at Webster golf tournament

March 26, 2007
Schwalbach leads team in Missouri event.

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Romeoville student wins top honors from Benedictine's music department

March 26, 2007
A senior music major from Romeoville has been named the recipient of the Senior Performance award from the Department of Music at Benedictine University.

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MIT's Senge says that change must begin with new approaches by business

March 24, 2007
MIT's Peter M. Senge, Ph.D., recently lectured at Benedictine University as part of the Contemporary Trends in Change Management Lecture Series sponsored by the Department of Management and Organizational Behavior...

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Noted theologian to address National Day of Prayer breakfast at Benedictine

March 23, 2007
Renowned theologian Rev. Dr. Martin E. Marty will be the keynote speaker at the National Day of Prayer Breakfast from 7:00-9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 3 in the Benedictine University...

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Summer flute camp provides expert instruction to high school students

March 23, 2007
The Department of Music at Benedictine University is sponsoring a Summer Flute Camp for high school students from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, June 18-22.

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World premiere of Galbraith's "Novena" benefits peace academy

March 23, 2007
St. Procopius Abbey and the Department of Music at Benedictine University will host the world premiere of the oratorio "Novena" for chamber orchestra and soloists by renowned composer Nancy Galbraith...

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Project aimed at fighting obesity among Chicago students gets help from Handu

March 23, 2007
A conversation at a meeting for people concerned about childhood obesity led to a $10,000 grant and collaboration on a three-year project aimed at lowering the obesity rate among some...

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Benedictine University, Triton College partner to offer bachelor's in nursing

March 23, 2007
Benedictine University and Triton College have announced a partnership that will allow graduates of Triton College's Associate Degree Nursing Program to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Benedictine...

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Internship M.B.A. program prepares students by providing experience

March 23, 2007
The Benedictine University Internship Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program is designed specifically for recent college graduates.

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How does your garden grow? Ask a professional landscaper over lunch

March 23, 2007
Community residents can get gardening tips for spring from a professional landscaper and enjoy a complimentary lunch during Benedictine University's "Lunch with Landscapers" from 11:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m on Tuesday, March...

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Benedictine freshman designs cover for community college magazine

March 23, 2007
Erin Renee O'Kane, a freshman communication arts major from Naperville, designed the cover for the Winter 2006/Spring 2007 issue of The Community College Journalist.

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Associate provost for academic affairs receives Benedictine Life Award

March 23, 2007
David Sonnenberger, associate provost for academic affairs at Benedictine University, was honored as the recipient of the Benedictine Life Award during ceremonies held recently at Benedictine University.

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Academy teaches students how to teach others to lead

March 23, 2007
"The Academy for Leadership Coaching" teaches students the coaching principles and skills of self-awareness, self-management, effective listening, intuition, reinforcement and feedback.

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The artwork of Aurora's Shepperley goes on display in Krasa Center

March 23, 2007
The public is invited to attend the opening of an art exhibit of new images by George Shepperley in the Krasa Center Gallery on the campus of Benedictine University from...

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"Unity Games" organized to promote cultural awareness

March 23, 2007
The Benedictine University Unity Foundation (BUUF), an organization comprised of students from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds, will sponsor its first annual "Unity Games" from 12:00-3:00 p.m. on Sunday, April...

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Twenty-nine Benedictine students inducted into education honor society

March 23, 2007
The Tau Rho chapter of Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education at Benedictine University inducted 29 new members during ceremonies held earlier this semester at the Krasa Center.

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Newsweek editor Evan Thomas to address presidential leadership

March 23, 2007
The Center for Civic Leadership and Public Service at Benedictine University will present author and Newsweek assistant managing editor Evan Thomas at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, April 16 in School...

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Residents invited to attend reception, become "Friends of the Library"

March 23, 2007
The Benedictine University Library will hold a reception from 4:00-5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 18 on the second floor of Kindlon Hall for area residents interested in becoming "Friends of...

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Curtis an All-America honorable mention

March 17, 2007
Junior women's basketball player first Eagle honored by WBCA.

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Curtis an All-america finalist

March 8, 2007
Women's basketball standout among top players in the nation.

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Men's basketball players receive accolades

March 1, 2007
Swanson named to 1st team All-NAC; Klecan "Co-Rookie of the Year".

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Curtis NAC Player of the Year; Burditt also named All-NAC

March 1, 2007
Two Eagles among award winners for new conference.

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Wisconsin Lutheran 84, Benedictine 62

February 10, 2007
The Benedictine men's basketball team committed 28 turnovers and paid the price in the end, losing a Northern Athletics Conference game to Wisconsin Lutheran College, 84-62.

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Curtis, Eagles dispatch Wisconsin Lutheran

February 10, 2007
Benedictine center keys vistory in key NAC contest.

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African Women of the Diaspora: Challenges and Opportunities for the 21st Century

February 9, 2007
The challenges faced by African women and the need for greater awareness and understanding is the subject of a discussion titled "African Women of the Diaspora: Challenges and Opportunities for...

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Benedictine men's basketball player is recognized by D3Hoops.com national "Team of the Week" in leading the Eagles

February 8, 2007
Benedictine men's basketball player is recognized by D3Hoops.com national "Team of the Week" in leading the Eagles.

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Benedictine center spearheads big win over Lakeland College

February 8, 2007
Benedictine center spearheads big win over Lakeland College, 50-29, as Eagles vie fo NAC tourney spot.

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Spring Break Soccer Camp

February 8, 2007
Benedictine University men's soccer coach Brenton Joseph will conduct a Spring Break Soccer Camp for boys and girls ages 6-12 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Monday-Thursday, March 26-29.

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Benedictine University's men's basketball team dropped a hard-fought NAC game at Lakeland College

February 7, 2007
Eagles fall to Lakeland, 66-65, in NAC battle.

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The Academy for Leadership Coaching trains effective leaders

February 7, 2007
Through "The Academy for Leadership Coaching," students will learn the coaching principles and skills of self-awareness, self-management, effective listening, intuition, reinforcement and feedback.

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"Land Use" seminar series helps professionals navigate laws and codes

February 7, 2007
The "Land Use" seminar series, offered by the Office of Professional Development at Benedictine University’s Moser Center for Adults and Professional Studies, is designed to help individuals, municipal officials, corporations,...

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Benedictine University announces Fall 2006 Dean's List

February 7, 2007
Benedictine University proudly announces that 562 students were named to the Fall 2006 Dean's List and 564 students were named to the Dean's Recognition List.

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Benedictine University's women's basketball team battled Concordia (Wis.) University

February 6, 2007
Benedictine falls at home to Concordia (WI), 78-74, despite Curtis' big game. **FOR A GAME BOX SCORE, PLEASE GO TO THE N.A.C. WEB SITE**

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Spring Break Volleyball Camp takes place March 26 through 29

February 6, 2007
Girls in grades 1-8 who want to improve their volleyball skills while having fun should attend Benedictine University's Spring Break Volleyball Camp on Monday, March 26 through Thursday, March 29...

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Wilkin finishes third in weight throw

February 3, 2007
Wilkin finishes third in weight throw.

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Benedictine University's women's basketball team wins in NAC contest

February 3, 2007
Benedictine scores a 73-46 win over Alverno College in a NAC contest.

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Benedictine scores a 62-60 NAC win over Concordia University-Wisconsin at home

February 1, 2007
Benedictine scores a 62-60 NAC win over Concordia University-Wisconsin at home.

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Women's basketball team wins in Rockford

January 31, 2007
Benedictine guard takes control as Eagles top Regents in Rockford, 50-40.

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Benedictine University is sponsors Woodwind Chamber Music Workshop

January 31, 2007
The Department of Music at Benedictine University is sponsoring a Woodwind Chamber Music Workshop from 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 2 and 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 3...

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Benedictine University celebrates Black History Month

January 31, 2007
The Office of Student Activities at Benedictine University is sponsoring several events during February in celebration of "Black History Month."

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Men's Basketball wins at Rockford

January 30, 2007
Benedictine men's basketball fights off resiliant Rockford team in two extra periods, 64-57.

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Benedictine University to host Illinois Science Olympiad

January 30, 2007
Ingenious and imaginative students from 12 area high schools and 14 middle schools will converge upon Benedictine University at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 3 to participate in an Illinois...

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Eagles face tough indoor competition at UWW event.

January 27, 2007
Eagles face tough indoor competition at UWW event.

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Benedictine's swimming team at Lake Forest

January 27, 2007
Men defeated 92-30 and women fall 99-20 to powerful Lake Forest squad.

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Eagles can't keep pace with Spartans, 78-57.

January 27, 2007
Eagles can't keep pace with Spartans, 78-57.

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Young Benedictine team narrowly defeated by Aurora, 83-79.

January 27, 2007
Young Benedictine team narrowly defeated by Aurora, 83-79.

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Benedictine gets $200,000 grant to improve bio-calculus curriculum

January 25, 2007
Timothy D. Comar, Ph.D., mathematics professor at Benedictine University, will be the principal investigator on the three-year project titled "Biocalculus: Text Development, Dialog and Assessment" funded by the funded by...

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Benedictine upset by Concordia University Chicago in NAC battle.

January 24, 2007
Benedictine upset by Concordia University Chicago in NAC battle.

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Benedictine University announces December 2006 graduates

January 24, 2007
Benedictine University announced that it has awarded Associate of Arts (A.A.), Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.) degrees to 110 students who...

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Benedictine junior broke school 35-pound weight throw record in first

January 23, 2007
Benedictine junior broke school 35-pound weight throw record in first indoor meet.

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Benedictine survives it own mistakes to improve to 12-5 overall.

January 23, 2007
Benedictine survives it own mistakes to improve to 12-5 overall.

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High school students who are interested in competing in track

January 22, 2007
High school students who are interested in competing in track and field and cross-country on the Division III level are invited to attend an open house at 2:30 p.m. on...

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Benedictine thrower bests previous mark by over five inches.

January 20, 2007
Benedictine thrower bests previous mark by over five inches.

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Men's hoops sees streak snapped

January 20, 2007
Benedictine's win skein halted at five as Edgewood gains the 65-49 win at the Rice Center.

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Women's basketball tops Edgewood, 69-59

January 20, 2007
Benedictine remains in hunt for NAC tournament berth.

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Swimming swept in dual meets

January 19, 2007
Benedictine drops both men's and women's dual meets to crosstown rival North Central College.

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Benedictine art collection goes on display in Krasa Student Center

January 19, 2007
Fifty-seven prints are now on display in the lower level of the Krasa Student Center. The prints include works by Rembrandt, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali, Max Beckman, Gabor Peterdi and...

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Three students receive Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarships

January 19, 2007
Three Benedictine University students were awarded a Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarship during the 12th Annual King Breakfast celebrated January 15 in the Krasa Student Center on...

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High 5! Men's basketball continues win streak

January 18, 2007
Eagles notch fifth-consecutive win by downing Dominican, 63-46.

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Moser Center hosts series of workshops on improving business performance

January 18, 2007
The development workshops at the Moser Center are designed to enhance the professionalism, creativity and productivity of organizations and businesses.

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Women's basketball falters on the road

January 17, 2007
Benedictine loses league contest at Marian College, 66-62.

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Curtis adds national weekly women's basketball honor

January 17, 2007
Junior center is named to D3Hoops.com national "Team of the Week"

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Men's basketball extends win streak to four

January 16, 2007
Eagles gain road win at Marian College, 66-57, for fourth straight victory.

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BACK-TO-BACK! Curtis wins another POTW award

January 15, 2007
Benedictine women's basketball standout Tamika Curtis tops league's performance list for a second-straight week.

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Eagles swim at Chicago Invitational

January 13, 2007
Benedictine resumes season after winter break.

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Men's hoopsters win third in a row

January 13, 2007
Benedictine's 59-42 league win over Maranatha Baptist extends win skein.

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Curtis ascends career scoring chart in women's basketball victory

January 13, 2007
Benedictine tops Maranatha Baptist Bible College, 80-75, in league contest.

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Women's basketball clips Clarke, 59-39

January 11, 2007
Eagles improve to 9-4 with non-league victory at home.

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Klecan clickin' as Eagles gain road win

January 10, 2007
Benedictine freshman scores 24 points in win over Wisconsin Lutheran.

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Curtis named NAC "Player of the Week"

January 10, 2007
Benedictine junior honored for period ending January 7.

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Eagles women's basketball streak snapped at 5

January 9, 2007
Benedictine falls at Wisconsin Lutheran, 68-59, to stop win skein at five games.

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Togo basketball team proudly wears its red Benedictine

January 9, 2007
Benedictine University volleyball coach Jennifer Wildes recently received a photograph from a friend featuring members of a "Benedictine" basketball team in Togo proudly wearing their red Benedictine jerseys.

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Eagles women's hoops notches fifth straight

January 6, 2007
Benedictine nips Concordia University Chicago on last-second basket, 73-72.

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Oak Brook couple donates valuable animal collection to Jurica museum

January 4, 2007
Through the generosity of Sam and Rosemary Pancotto of Oak Brook, students of all ages and visitors to the Jurica Nature Museum at Benedictine University will have the opportunity to...

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Women's basketball notches fourth consecutive win

January 3, 2007
Benedictine goes overtime to gain 68-60 non-league victory at Judson College.

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Summit promotes ways to cut energy costs, protect environment

January 3, 2007
The fourth annual DuPage Environmental Summit will be held from noon-5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 10, 2007 in Scholl Hall Room 101 on the campus of Benedictine University.

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