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Enjoy lunch on us while spending an hour with a gardening expert

Enjoy lunch on us while spending an hour with a gardening expert
March 2, 2011

Phil Brozynski
(630) 829-6094
pbrozynski@ben.edu

landscape (CN)

Lisle, Illinois ~ Andy Nordstrom, an account executive with Shemin Landscape Supply and former owner of South View Horticulture, a residential design and build landscape company, will be the featured speaker during "Lunch with Landscapers" from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 24 on the second floor of the Krasa Student Center on Benedictine University's Lisle campus.

Nordstrom, who earned a bachelor's degree in Horticulture from Western Illinois University, has experience in nursery management, greenhouse production, retail garden center management, lawn care and landscape installation. He will talk about how residents can save money by starting their own plants from seeds.

The free event, which is open to the public and includes lunch, is sponsored by the Office of Campus Services at Benedictine University.

Space is limited. RSVP to Nicole Cannata at ncannata@ben.edu or by calling (630) 829-6008. 

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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago. Founded in 1887, Benedictine provides 53 undergraduate majors, 13 graduate and four doctorate programs. Benedictine University is ranked as a Top School in the Midwest (11th in Illinois) for Master's Universities, 12th in the Midwest (and sixth in Illinois) for Racial Diversity, and eighth in Illinois for Freshmen Retention for 2011 by U.S. News & World Report.