University News Articles



Meet Raychele Hernandez, your new Student Senate President

September 5, 2018

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Benedictine University Mesa is Steadily Growing Enrollment

August 30, 2018
Arizona’s only Catholic university adds two new degree programs

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President Gregory Inspires the University Community

August 24, 2018
Interim President Charles Gregory spoke to a crowded auditorium and shared his inaugural remarks with the university community.

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Benedictine President Michael Brophy to Step Down

August 9, 2018

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BenU Mesa and TheDream.US Announce Partnership

July 23, 2018
In the aftermath of Arizona’s Supreme Court decision requiring undocumented students to pay what is often unaffordable pay out-of-state tuition, Benedictine University Mesa and TheDream.US are announcing a new partnership...

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Benedictine University Admitted to NCAA Division II Membership Process 

July 13, 2018

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Benedictine Grad Student Olyvia Phillips Selected for Prestigious Fellowship

June 13, 2018
Benedictine University Public Health graduate student Olyvia Phillips has been selected for the prestigious Schweitzer Fellowship

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Dr. Richard Becker, the First Layman President in the History of Illinois Benedictine College, Passes Away

June 11, 2018
We were very saddened to learn of the passing of Dr. Richard Becker.

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AAUW Selects Alejandra Montoya to attend 2018 National Conference of Campus Women Student Leaders

May 17, 2018
Benedictine University’s Alejandra Montoya is one of two college students recently selected by the AAUW (American Association of University Women) Naperville-Area Branch to attend the National Conference of Campus Student...

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College of Science students earn national recognition and awards from the APS

May 4, 2018
Curiosity is one of the most powerful ingredients in learning and this year at BenU’s College of Science, five different students demonstrated a love for discovery that led to national...

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Ashley Dvorak Awarded U.S. Department of State's Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship to Study Abroad

May 1, 2018
The U.S. Department of State is pleased to announce that Ashley Dvorak, from Benedictine University is one of 1,201 American undergraduate students from 363 colleges and universities across the United...

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McCaslin Tabbed as Next Leader of Benedictine Football

April 24, 2018
It is with great pleasure that Benedictine University announces the appointment of Brad McCaslin to the position of head football coach.

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BenU Mesa Announces Tuition Freeze

April 19, 2018

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Benedictine Earns 2018 Gold Award Military Friendly Designation

April 6, 2018
BenU military initiatives honored for being"better for veterans"

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BenU Mesa joins Queen Creek

March 29, 2018

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Benedictine Alumna, Anne Lipira, Honored by the Advocate Health Care System

March 29, 2018
Lombard resident and Benedictine alumna, Anne Lipira, BSN, RN-BC, CCRP, is one of 15 nurses that were recently honored as 2018 Advocate Nurses by the Advocate Health Care System.

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Masters of Tomorrow Scholarship Competition recap

March 6, 2018
A look back on the Masters of Tomorrow Scholarship Competition, held on Feb. 24 at BenU Mesa

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Personal Financial Planning concentration approved at BenU Mesa

February 28, 2018

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Benedictine University to sell Springfield property

February 27, 2018

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Ben U RN to BSN alum wins Good Samaritan's "Advocate Nurse" 2018 award

February 19, 2018
The Department of Nursing and Health would like to congratulate our RN to BSN alum, Anne Lipira, RN, who won Good Samaritan's "Advocate Nurse" 2018 award!

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Humanitarian photographer's exhibit premieres at BenU

January 12, 2018
The Fr. Michael E. Komechak, O.S.B. Art Gallery will present an inaugural exhibition of photographs by humanitarian photographer Karl Grobl.

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BenU to observe Day of Service for King holiday

January 4, 2018
Benedictine University has planned several community service projects to commemorate the spirit of service from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. on January 15.

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Social justice advocate to speak at BenU’s annual King breakfast

January 3, 2018
Dalitso Samson Sulamoyo, Ph.D., will be the featured speaker at the 23rd Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast co-hosted by Benedictine University and the College of DuPage on...

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