University News Articles



Benedictine University to host 12th Annual Faith and Reason Symposium

March 20, 2019

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Benedictine University to host episode of nationally acclaimed docuseries, America to Me

February 21, 2019
More than three years ago, filmmaker Steve James spent the 2015-2016 school year documenting the lives of a dozen students from Oak Park and River Forest High School. His goal,...

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Leading scholar in Buddhist wisdom, Judith Simmer-Brown to deliver annual Benedictine Heritage Lecture at Benedictine University

February 14, 2019
Judith Simmer-Brown, author and pioneer of contemplative education, is coming to Benedictine University on Thursday, February 28 to deliver the annual Benedictine Heritage Lecture

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Michelle Duster, great-granddaughter of civil rights pioneer Ida B. Wells, to speak at Benedictine University

January 24, 2019
Award-winning author, speaker, and educator Michelle Duster will headline an event at Benedictine University titled Making a Difference by Raising Your Voice on February 6, from 7 to 9 p.m....

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Benedictine University to Freeze Traditional Undergraduate Tuition and Fees for 2019-2020

January 14, 2019
Benedictine University students and their families won’t be paying higher tuition and fees for the next academic year.

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Benedictine University Names Charles W. Gregory as New President

January 8, 2019
The Benedictine University Board of Trustees has named Charles W. Gregory as its 12th president in the institution’s 132-year history.

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