Mission Statement:

Our mission is to promote the development of cultural enrichment through education and activities that reflect the diverse interests of the student body at Benedictine University with a special focus on black cultures.

Upcoming Events


Black History Month

Movie Night

Thursday, 2/5/15
Krasa Presentation Room

Naughty by 90's Trivia Night

Thursday, 2/12/15
Krasa Presentation Room

Think you know everything about the 90's? Put your skills to the test with a night filled with trivia from African American films, music, cartoons, etc. that are based from the 90's.

Poetry Slam

Thursday, 2/19/15
Coal Ben

Comedy Show

Saturday, 2/28/15
Coal Ben

Hot Topic #1

Monday, 3/9/15
Krasa Presentation Room

Come discuss and debate about various issues society is facing or current issues.

Hot Topic #2

Tuesday, 4/21/15
Birck 218

Come discuss and debate about various issues society is facing or current issues.


Executive Board:

President: Desmond Washington

Vice President: Yolanda Drew

Secretary: Taylor Lumpkin

Treasurer: Ericka Robinson

Advisor: Katherine Cosby


General Body Meetings for Spring 2015


Day of the Week: Tuesday

Time: 12:30pm-1:20pm

Location: Krasa Presentation Room

How Often?: Bi-Weekly (2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month)

For more information contact the Coordinator of Student Involvement

Daniel Turano

Student Life

" Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other" —John F. Kennedy


  • Student Life

  • Marco Masini, Associate Vice President
    Phone: (630) 829-6124
    Fax: (630) 829-6348
    E-mail: mmasini@ben.edu

  • Luba Baranivsky, Assistant to the VP
    E-mail: lbaranivsky@ben.edu

  • Lownik Hall, Room 152
    5700 College Road Lisle IL, 60532
    8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m