University News Articles



Women's basketball gets back on track, 65-59

December 30, 2008
Benedictine's win over MacMurray snaps three-game skid.

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Men's basketball has the Mac attack, 75-49

December 30, 2008
Benedictine cruises past MacMurray College in a non-conference tilt.

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Eagles split at Elmhurst Tournament

December 20, 2008
Benedictine falls to #7 Elmhurst and defeats Eureka at Bluejay Classic.

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Workshop aims to help job hunters learn how to sell their potential

December 17, 2008
"Packaging Your Potential: Lessons from a Job Hunter Who Learned the Hard Way" will be presented from 6:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 21 at the Krasa Center Presentation Room on...

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Writing about righting wrongs earns essay award for Erickson

December 17, 2008
The contest was prompted by the October visit of Dimon Liu, an internationally renowned human rights activist, architect and urban planner.

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Eagles come up short in rivalry game

December 15, 2008
Benedictine men's basketball defeated by North Central College, 71-63, in non-league bout.

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Women's basketball struggles on the road at Edgewood

December 13, 2008
Benedictine falls, 82-62, at Edgewood College in NAC road game.

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Men's basketball loses heartbreaker, 67-66

December 13, 2008
Last-second three-point basket dooms Benedictine at Edgewood College.

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Women's basketball drops NAC home game

December 11, 2008
Benedictine can't overcome first half blitz by MSOE, 54-50.

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Athletic Department to donate gate to student book award program

December 8, 2008
The Benedictine University Athletic Department plans to donate the gate receipts from the men's basketball game with North Central College on December 15 to the University’s Textbook Program, a fund...

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Women's basketball drops overtime game at home

December 6, 2008
Benedictine blows halftime lead and falls in overtime versus Lakeland College, 81-72.

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Men's basketball reels in Muskies, 75-60

December 6, 2008
Benedictine evens NAC record with home win over Lakeland College.

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Women's basketball shoots down Stars in NAC opener

December 3, 2008
Benedictine scores 84-70 win over Dominican to open league play.

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Benedictine schedules information session for alternative teacher certification program

December 3, 2008
The Alternative Teacher Certification Program in Science and Mathematics is designed for individuals who are interested in teaching science or mathematics in middle school or high school.

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Men's basketball drops NAC opener on the road

December 2, 2008
Benedictine falls at Milwaukee School of Engineering, 86-67, in league lid-lifter.

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Benedictine unveils program to assist students facing economic hardship

December 2, 2008
The "Displaced Earner Program" will provide assistance to students affected by a deteriorating financial situation at home and provide free career development services to students' parents who have lost their...

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Women's basketball falters on the road in a non-league game

November 29, 2008
Benedictine drops a 95-77 decision at Elmhurst College on Saturday.

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Women's basketball tops North Central, 70-60

November 28, 2008
Benedictine wins its second-straight with non-conference victory over the local-rival Cardinals.

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"Diplomacy in Action" program will help students experience Model U.N.

November 24, 2008
The purpose of the program is to enable interested students who might not otherwise be able to participate because of financial concerns to attend the Model U.N. conference in New...

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Course helps students learn to make good choices when it comes to money

November 24, 2008
Encouraging personal responsibility and the importance of making good choices when it comes to money is the goal of a course at Benedictine University, "MGT 391: Service Learning - Managing...

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Women's basketball breaks out in consolation game

November 23, 2008
Benedictine picks up its first win of the year, 74-55, over Fontbonne University in consolation game at Wartburg Tournament.

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Turnovers cost women's basketball at Wartburg Tournament

November 22, 2008
Benedictine miscues and poor shooting lead to 77-51 setback to host Wartburg College.

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Men's basketball suffers first loss in tournament finale

November 22, 2008
Benedictine upended by Illinois College, 84-80, for first loss of 2008-09 season.

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3-0 Eagles advance to tourney title tilt

November 21, 2008
Benedictine men's basketball team tops Eureka College, 81-68, at Illinois College Tournament.

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Symposium will help women overcome barriers to successful business careers

November 20, 2008
Benedictine University and DuPage Woman will present "Ignite Your Life: Women's Career Symposium – Modify, Amend or Transform Your Career" on Saturday, January 24.

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Benedictine helps families get in touch with a loved one stationed in Iraq

November 20, 2008
Benedictine University is offering free, half-hour video conferences to families whose loved ones are stationed at any of five camps in Iraq.

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Leyden earns volleyball All-America status

November 19, 2008
Benedictine sophomore named honorable mention All-America award for NCAA Division III.

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Men's basketball improves to 2-0

November 18, 2008
Benedictine tops Beloit, 62-57, for second win in a row to open the season.

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Women's basketball drops opener on the road

November 17, 2008
Benedictine falls at Trinity International University, 66-63.

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Cross country closes season at NCAA regional competition

November 15, 2008
Season of great individual achievements comes to an end at NCAA Division III Midwest meet.

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In the end, football pulls away for 51-28 win over CUC

November 15, 2008
Benedictine tallys 21 unanswered points in fourth quarter to finish off Concordia University Chicago.

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Men's basketball soars in season opener, 88-67

November 15, 2008
Benedictine cuts down Lake Forest in the 2008-09 "lid-lifter" at home.

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Women's basketball looks for young players to fill big voids

November 14, 2008
Benedictine has some big shoes to fill, but young Eagles will have to forge their own identity.

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Men's basketball looks to utilize its experience

November 14, 2008
Many familiar faces dot Benedictine's roster for 2008-09.

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Leyden earns first team All-Region volleyball honors

November 14, 2008
Benedictine sophomore tabbed among region's best for NCAA Division III.

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Volleyball pair named All-NAC

November 11, 2008
Leyden repeats on first team, while Porod is a second team honoree.

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Benedictine police add another layer of protection for officers, citizens

November 10, 2008
The VIDMIC is a fully-operational shoulder mic which houses a color digital video recorder, still photo camera and digital audio recorder.

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Do the Dewey! Eagles earn comeback win, 14-10

November 8, 2008
Benedictine linebacker Alex Dewey's heroics help reverse team's fortunes at Wisconsin Lutheran College.

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Volleyball's season ends in NAC semifinals

November 6, 2008
Benedictine falls to #1-seed Lakeland College, 3-1.

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Schwartz runs down NAC weekly football award

November 4, 2008
Benedictine tailback is feted in leading Eagles' win over Rockford last week.

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Leyden earns NAC weekly volleyball honor

November 4, 2008
Benedictine sophomore named "Student-Athlete of the Week".

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Volleyball wins 1st round NAC tourney tilt

November 3, 2008
Benedictine advances to conference tournamnet semifinals thanks to 3-1 win over Dominican.

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

November 3, 2008
The Benedictine University Department of Music will present its semiannual "Festival of the Arts" Saturday and Sunday, November 8 at Benedictine University's Scholl Hall Room 101 and November 9 in...

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Eagles cross country runs at NAC championships

November 1, 2008
Benedictine women place third, men eighth, at league finals.

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Schwartz, Eagles run down Rockford, 20-14

November 1, 2008
Benedictine tailback scores all three of the team's TDs and has a big yardage day in victory.

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Volleyball wins own Eagle Classic tournament

November 1, 2008
Benedictine knocks off local rivals North Central and Wheaton en route to tourney title.

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Benedictine soliciting public comments prior to visit from accreditation group

October 30, 2008
Benedictine University is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for a Quality Checkup visit from its regional accrediting agency, the Higher Learning Commission of the North...

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Eagles close men's soccer season with loss

October 29, 2008
Benedictine falls to NAC champion Dominican, 8-0, in season finale.

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Women's soccer loses to NAC champ in season finale

October 29, 2008
Eagles fall to Aurora, 9-1, as curtain falls on 2008 season.

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Volleyball claims No. 4-seed with win

October 29, 2008
Benedictine knocks off Wisconsin Lutheran, 3-1, and earns home match in first round of NAC tournament.

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The need for accountants, auditors drives new programs at Benedictine

October 29, 2008
Benedictine University offers concentrations in Forensic Accounting and Auditing for graduate students pursuing a Master of Science in Accountancy (M.S.A.), and certificates in Forensic Accounting and Auditing for undergraduate adult...

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Faith and Reason symposium examines issues of sustainability, food shortage

October 29, 2008
The Second Annual Faith and Reason Symposium from 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. on Friday, November 7 at the Krasa Student Center will seek to bring faith and reason to bear on...

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Senior pastor of DuPage AME Church to speak at annual King breakfast

October 27, 2008
Dr. James F. Miller will be the featured speaker at the 14th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast sponsored by Benedictine University and the College of DuPage from...

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"What happens next?" explores post-election America

October 27, 2008
A distinguished panel of faculty from Benedictine University will try to provide some answers to post-election questions from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on Monday, November 10 in Birck Hall Room 112.

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Eagles shut down on the road

October 25, 2008
Benedictine drops NAC match at Lakeland, 5-0.

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Men's soccer loses lead in second half

October 25, 2008
Lakeland's late goals snatch victory from Eagles' grasp.

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Eagles grounded by Lakeland, 26-0

October 25, 2008
Benedictine's offense never gets on track in road loss.

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Volleyball downs Dominican, 3-1

October 25, 2008
Benedictine's NAC tournament hopes kept alive with home victory.

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Softball clinic offers individual instruction in basic skills

October 23, 2008
Girls ages 7 to 17 who want to improve their softball skills are invited to attend Benedictine University's annual softball clinic from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Friday, December 5.

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GOAL! Men's soccer upsets Aurora, 1-0

October 22, 2008
Benedictine scores early and then plays defense often versus favored Spartans.

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Veteran employment attorney named general counsel at Benedictine

October 22, 2008
Wolf is an employment and labor attorney with almost 20 years of experience representing businesses and organizations in state and federal court on a broad range of employment law matters.

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Volleyball drops marathon match

October 21, 2008
Benedictine loses five-game match at Concordia (Wis.).

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Women's soccer wins big at home

October 21, 2008
Benedictine's second half explosion keys 4-0 league win over Rockford.

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Eagles men's soccer drops non-conference match

October 20, 2008
Benedictine overtaken by Concordia (Minn.), 6-0.

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Individual performances highlight cross country at UW-Oshkosh

October 18, 2008
Virtually all of the Eagles' competitors register season-best efforts.

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Men's soccer can't hold off Marian

October 18, 2008
Benedictine drops a hard-fought match, 3-1, for Homecoming.

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Women's soccer blanked at home

October 18, 2008
Benedictine loses, 2-0, versus Marian.

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Eagles' football breaks out in a big way

October 18, 2008
Benedictine snaps losing skein with 44-0 Homecoming victory over Maranatha Baptist.

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Benedictine freezes tuition for current students, incoming Fall 2009 freshmen

October 17, 2008
The Benedictine University Board of Trustees voted to freeze tuition at its current level through Spring 2010 for traditional undergraduate students already attending Benedictine, and have guaranteed that next year's...

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Volleyball falls to Aurora

October 15, 2008
Benedictine swept in NAC match by rival Spartans, 3-0.

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Women's soccer notches another shutout

October 15, 2008
Benedictine snares Wisconsin Lutheran, 3-0, in key NAC contest.

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Donors sought to help alleviate increasing shortage of blood

October 15, 2008
The Office of University Ministry and the American Red Cross will host a Blood Drive from 9:00 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Thursday, October 23 in the Krasa Student Center.

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Want to go "green" at home? Ask a professional landscaper over lunch

October 15, 2008
Community residents can learn how to be more "green" with tips 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....

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Eagles blank Rockford, 2-0

October 14, 2008
Benedictine nabs road win in conference action.

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Men's golf second at NAC championships

October 14, 2008
Eagles' late run at title falls just short; Schwalbach earns medalist honors.

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Benedictine recognized for supporting low-income, minority students

October 14, 2008
Benedictine University has been selected for inclusion in the inaugural College Access & Opportunity Guide.

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Women's soccer stalls on the road, 1-0

October 11, 2008
Benedictine topped by Maranatha Baptist thanks to first half goal.

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Men's soccer falls in overtime

October 11, 2008
Benedictine topped by Maranatha Baptist, 1-0, in overtime.

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Volleyball can't overtake NAC leader

October 11, 2008
Benedictine falls, 3-1, in battle of league's top two teams.

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Football battles gamely, but falls short in the end, 17-15

October 11, 2008
Benedictine shuts out defending conference champs for a half before seeing game slip away.

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Cross country hosts Eagle Invitational

October 10, 2008
Benedictine women run down a seventh place; men 11th in 2008 race at Lisle Community Park.

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Volleyball goes the distance for win over Marian

October 10, 2008
It takes five sets, but Benedictine garners home win and reach .500 plateau.

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Workshops will teach people what they can do to "go green" in their community

October 10, 2008
Environmental issues have historically taken a back seat in national elections. Not anymore.

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Men's soccer declaws Cougars, 3-1

October 8, 2008
Benedictine nabs home league victory.

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Leyden earns volleyball weekly honor

October 6, 2008
Benedictine hitter named NAC "Student-Athlete of the Week."

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"Safe Homecoming" event highlights dangers of drinking and driving

October 6, 2008
The Life Star medical transport helicopter will land and deploy to a simulated vehicle accident with injuries in the grass field east of the Rice Center.

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Women's tennis finishes seventh in NAC tournament

October 5, 2008
Benedictine netters give impressive showing with a young lineup.

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Men's golf wins the "hole" thing!

October 5, 2008
Benedictine takes first place at its own 17-team invitational with a record-setting performance.

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Women's soccer victim of second half blitz

October 4, 2008
One goal match in first half turns into a 5-0 loss for Benedictine at MOSE.

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Men's soccer battles to a 1-1 draw

October 4, 2008
Eagles and MSOE play to a double-overtime tie in Milwaukee.

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Women's golf fifth at NAC championships

October 4, 2008
With a full team in just its second season, Benedictine's program looks to a bright future.

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Volleyball rebounds with win at Maranatha Baptist

October 4, 2008
Benedictine rolls to 3-1 win over Maranatha Baptist for a weekend split in Wisconsin.

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Football ambushed at Aurora, 31-7

October 4, 2008
Benedictine loses to arch rival Spartans in first-ever NAC game.

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It's Miller time for women's cross country!

October 4, 2008
Senior Hannah Miller paces Benedictine's women's cross country victory at Wisconsin Lutheran.

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Volleyball edged at Edgewood

October 3, 2008
Benedictine drops 3-1 decision at Edgewood College to open weekend road swing to Wisconsin.

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National survey gives Benedictine high marks in educational effectiveness

October 3, 2008
In all five areas measured, students scored Benedictine higher than the average score for 171 comparable institutions. In fact, first-year students scored Benedictine as well or higher than the highest...

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Women's tennis loss raises Kane

October 1, 2008
Team loses to Aurora, but the Eagles' No. 1 singles player wins her fifth in a row.

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Women's soccer nets another win!

October 1, 2008
Benedictine wins third match in last four outings with 1-0 decision over Concordia Chicago.

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Eagles edged out in men's soccer

September 30, 2008
Benedictine falls at home to Wisconsin Lutheran College, 1-0.

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Volleyball sweeps past Rockford in key NAC match

September 30, 2008
Benedictine cruises to 3-0 win at home over Regents.

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Twenty-two Benedictine students inducted into education honor society

September 30, 2008
Kappa Delta Pi members exhibit the ideals of scholarship, high personal standards and promise in teaching and allied professions. Selection is based on high academic achievement, a commitment to education...

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Pair of Eagles' football players honored

September 29, 2008
Montgomery, Zultanski receive weekly accolades from league.

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Kane earns NAC weekly honor in women's tennis

September 29, 2008
Benedictine senior named "Student-Athlete of the Week" after steller efforts in quartet of matches.

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Puchalski sixth at WLC Invitational

September 28, 2008
Benedictine women's golfer breaks into top-10.

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Eagles top Franklin in women's soccer, 3-0

September 28, 2008
Benedictine notches second shutout of the week.

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Eagle golfers second at WLC Invitational

September 28, 2008
Benedictine tops all NAC schools in event.

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Volleyball goes 1-3 at MIT

September 27, 2008
Young Benedictine team gains valuable experience at prestigious 15-team tournament.

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Men's soccer gains third win of season

September 27, 2008
Benedictine blanks Robert Morris College-Springfield, 5-0, at home.

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Football falls at North Park

September 27, 2008
Benedictine drops final pre-league tune-up, 35-10.

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Women's tennis splits Saturday doubleheader

September 27, 2008
Benedictine defeats Wisconsin Lutheran in NAC match, but falls to Lake Forest in a non-league bout.

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In the end, women's soccer loses match

September 26, 2008
Late goal sinks Eagles at Beloit, 1-0.

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Eagles clip Cougars in women's tennis

September 25, 2008
Benedictine gets 5-4 NAC victory at Concordia Chicago.

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Students interested in the sciences invited to attend open house

September 25, 2008
Each year, more incoming students at Benedictine indicate a desire to pursue a degree in the sciences than any other major.

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Students can learn more about business programs at open house

September 25, 2008
The College of Business at Benedictine University combines Benedictine values with the knowledge and hands-on experiences students need to succeed in today's professional world.

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Earn a degree on the weekend with Benedictine's new weekend college

September 25, 2008
Benedictine University's new "Weekend College" program allows adults to take classes on Saturdays or Sundays only.

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Men's soccer chops down Lake Forest

September 24, 2008
Eagles scratch out their second win of the year on the road.

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Volleyball knocks off MSOE, 3-1.

September 24, 2008
Eagles claw back to .500 level with league win at home.

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Tennis nets win over Rockford, 7-2

September 23, 2008
Eagles win every contested match versus Regents.

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Women's soccer breaks out versus Alverno, 7-0

September 23, 2008
Eagles roll to first win of season behind O'Toole's "hat trick."

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Two-for-two! Borsellino earns another NAC weekly honor.

September 23, 2008
Benedictine's stellar freshman kickoff return man is voted the league's top special teams player again.

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Department of Music at Benedictine announces 2008-09 concert schedule

September 22, 2008
Jazz guitarist John Moulder will kick off a series of free noon concerts during the 2008-2009 school year on Monday, September 29 in the Krasa Center Fireside Lounge on the...

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Grant will aid grasp of biophysics for those without calculus background

September 22, 2008
Peter H. Nelson was recently awarded a three-year National Science Foundation Course, Curriculum and Laboratory Improvement (CCLI) grant for his project, "Understanding Biophysics using Excel Simulations."

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Eagles drop two NAC matches at home

September 20, 2008
Benedictine falls to Edgewood, 9-0, and to Milwaukee School of Engineering, 6-3, in pair of league contests.

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Eagles run at pre-NAC race in Wisconsin

September 20, 2008
Benedictine gets a chance to test its legs on the course being used for 2008 NAC championships.

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Women's soccer can't solve CUW

September 20, 2008
Benedictine falls at Concordia (Wis.), 3-0.

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Men's soccer defeated on the road

September 20, 2008
Benedictine loses at Concordia (Wis.), 6-0.

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Football falls in regional rival game

September 20, 2008
Benedictine comes out on the short end of the 49-9 score versus North Central College.

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Record number of new students ready to meet challenge at Benedictine

September 19, 2008
Four hundred twenty-seven freshmen began fall classes at Benedictine University, compared to 403 who started the fall term one year ago and the 261 who started the fall term as...

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Volleyball sweeps past Alverno

September 18, 2008
Benedictine evens NAC record with 3-0 (25-16, 25-17, 25-12) win at Alverno College.

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Yes you Can! Food drive at football this Saturday

September 18, 2008
Benedictine and North Central fans can both help Woodridge Community Pantry, save some money, with donations.

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Strong women's soccer effort not enough

September 17, 2008
Benedictine's spirited effort can't overcome a strong Dominican squad, 4-0.

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Eagles net first women's tennis win of 2008

September 17, 2008
Benedictine slips past Dominican, 5-4, in a NAC match at River Forest.

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Volleyball loses tough battle in NAC opener

September 16, 2008
Benedictine falls at Concordia University Chicago, 3-1 (25-20, 23-25, 28-26, 25-23), in league lidlifter.

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Appreciative Inquiry founder lectures on how to advance business innovation

September 16, 2008
The Department of Management and Organizational Behavior will present "Appreciative Inquiry: Foundations in Positive Organizational Development" with David L. Cooperrider, Ph.D. from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, October...

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Former papal representative to UN to address environmental issues

September 16, 2008
A champion of the environment, peace and disarmament, Sr. Marjorie Keenan, R.S.H.M. will present two lectures at Benedictine University as part of the Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought program.

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New Horizons Band celebrates 10 years of making music no matter the age

September 16, 2008
The New Horizons Band of Benedictine University will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a special concert at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 4 at Benedictine's Krasa Student Center. The performance...

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Rain washes out Wisconsin Lutheran Invitational

September 14, 2008
Sunday's event postponed.

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Men's golf 3rd at rain-shortened Edgewood Classic

September 14, 2008
Benedictine was second among NAC schools in 17-team event.

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Women's soccer struggles in first NAC game of 2008

September 13, 2008
Benedictine shutout by Edgewood, 5-0.

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Men's soccer drops NAC opener

September 13, 2008
Benedictine blanked by Edgewood, 4-0.

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Volleyball goes 1-1 at own triangular meet

September 13, 2008
Benedictine loses to North Central, defeats Lake Forest in Red & Black Triangular.

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Human rights expert, Woodrow Wilson Fellow to visit Benedictine, lecture to public

September 11, 2008
Dimon Liu, an internationally renowned human rights activist, architect and urban planner, will present a public lecture at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 9 in the Krasa Student Center.

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Men's soccer knocks off Knox, 2-0

September 10, 2008
Eagles earn first win of 2008 season at home in a non-conference tilt.

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Volleyball upends U. of Chicago

September 10, 2008
Benedictine wins key non-conference battle, 3-1, minus outside hitter Ruzicka.

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Women's golf flocks to NCC Cardinal Classic

September 9, 2008
Puchalski paces Benedictine team.

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Women's tennis falls to defending NAC champs

September 9, 2008
Benedictine loses at Concordia (Wis.), 9-0.

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

September 9, 2008
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.

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Borsellino earns NAC weekly honor

September 9, 2008
Benedictine freshman named Special Teams "Student-Athlete of the Week".

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Eagles women's golf sends first full team into competition

September 8, 2008
Benedictine women's golf takes big step for fledgling program.

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Eagles men's golf places second at Marian Invitational

September 7, 2008
Benedictine rallies from 14-stroke deficit to make it close.

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Eagles can't find scoring answer in home loss

September 6, 2008
Benedictine men's soccer falls to Monmouth, 2-0, at home.

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Eagle netters come up a little short in opener

September 6, 2008
Benedictine nipped by Marian, 5-4, as 2008 season gets underway for women's tennis.

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Volleyball finishes with split at IWU tourney

September 6, 2008
Benedictine falls to No. 9 ranked UW-Whitewater and topples Eureka in finale.

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Football finds the going tough in opener

September 6, 2008
Benedictine falls prey to Elmhurst air attack in 2008 season lidlifter, 35-14.

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Women's soccer falls at Lake Forest

September 5, 2008
After good first half, Benedictine falters in second stanza.

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Volleyball splits in Day 1 at IWU Tournament

September 5, 2008
Benedictine loses to host Illinois Wesleyan and defeats Dominican.

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Durbin warns that students will find a way to avoid paying rising book costs

September 5, 2008
Durbin is the author of the College Textbook Affordability Act, which would help make textbooks costs more manageable by providing students with advance information on prices in course schedules and...

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Mens soccer ambushed at Elmhurst

September 3, 2008
Benedictine falls after second half blitz by Bluejays, 7-1.

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Course taught by Fulbright scholar explores risks, opportunities in China

September 3, 2008
Topics will include understanding the Chinese consumer, exploring China’s political economy, developing management strategies specific to Chinese negotiations, and cultural differences and their impact when doing business in China.

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Women's golf hosts Benedictine Invitational

September 2, 2008
Six teams compete at Eagles' event.

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Volleyball struggles at Dominican Tournament

August 31, 2008
Eagles go 1-3 with three new starters at season-opening event for 2008.

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Men's soccer nipped in Naperville, 1-0

August 31, 2008
Benedictine falls in 2008 season opener at North Central.

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Women's soccer stumbles in opener

August 30, 2008
Benedictine shutout by regional rival North Central, 2-0, in 2008 lidlifter.

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Cross country steps off season at Elmhurst Earlybird

August 30, 2008
Benedictine first-year head coach Molly Remley unveils her 2008 Eagles' squad.

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Exclusive club: Eagles picked to win NAC men's golf title

August 29, 2008
Benedictine favored in what is expected to be an epic battle for the conference crown in men's golf.

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Eagles cross country looking to run down the NAC

August 29, 2008
Benedictine teams eye higher finishes in 2008 conference competition.

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Duckworth encourages Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans to learn about new educational opportunities

August 29, 2008
Illinois Veterans Grant Program offers Illinois' military heroes free tuition at any state public or community college

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Women's tennis ready for NAC tests ahead

August 28, 2008
Benedictine looking to accept challenges for 2008 and build upon last year's experiences.

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Women's soccer looks for even bigger, better things in 2008

August 28, 2008
After 2007 success, Eagles hoping to make a challenge to climb even higher in NAC race.

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Men's soccer hopes to continue growth

August 28, 2008
Benedictine looking to continue climb under second-year head coach Rob Kettle.

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Newcomers will need to contribute for volleyball success

August 28, 2008
Eagles will field a young roster as they head into 2008.

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Football looks to make mark early in new NAC race

August 28, 2008
New season and new league affiliation has Benedictine football excited for 2008

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Workshop aims at helping residents make their communities sustainable

August 27, 2008
The "2008 Sustainable Cities Symposium" presented by the State of Illinois and the Green Governments Coordinating Council will begin at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, October 24 at the Krasa Student...

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More institutions discovering that they can take advantage of "U-CAN"

August 26, 2008
Benedictine University is among more than 700 independent colleges and universities across the United States now participating in U-CAN (www.ucan-network.org), a voluntary consumer information initiative of the National Association of...

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Partnerships with COD, Waubonsee give teacher candidates more "face time" with students

August 26, 2008
The Benedictine Alternative Teacher Certification Program has formed partnerships with the College of DuPage and Waubonsee Community College that provide teaching candidates "face-time" with high school students taking courses at...

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Benedictine ranked as best value by U.S. News & World Report

August 22, 2008
Benedictine University ranks 43rd among more than 140 schools classified as "Best Universities – Master's" in the Midwest, according to the 2009 figures recently released by U.S. News & World...

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Top investment advisor, money manager to address globalization

August 19, 2008
Leading investment advisor will address "Globalization of the Economy: What Can We Do to Understand and Benefit from Globalization?" at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 11 at the Dan and...

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Athletes of the Year named for 2007-08

August 12, 2008
Benedictine basketball standouts Curtis and Bailey garner accolades after posting career-years.

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Iraq, Afghanistan veterans invited to take advantage of free education

August 12, 2008
Illinois veterans who participate in this program will be able to pursue an Associate of Arts in Business Administration (A.A.B.A.) or a Bachelor of Arts in Management (B.A.M.) degree at...

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Benedictine schedules open house for adult undergraduate, graduate students

August 12, 2008
Prospective adult undergraduate and graduate students are invited to attend an open house from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 13 at the Krasa Student Center where they can...

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Eagles tabbed 4th in inaugural NAC pre-season poll

August 11, 2008
Benedictine set to begin competition in new football affiliation in 2008.

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Remley assumes cross country coach duties

August 9, 2008
Former assistant takes head coach reins for Benedictine's cross country programs.

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Athletics offers local community relief from pump prices

August 8, 2008
Benedictine's "We Feel Your Pain at the Pump" program aims to give back to the Village of Lisle residents by waiving admission to home athletics events.

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Kluckhohn named track and field head coach

August 5, 2008
Eagles' new track and field mentor brings wealth of experience and enthusiasm to Benedictine.

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Center promotes integrity, social responsibility among business leaders

August 4, 2008
Benedictine University has established the Center for Values-Driven Leadership which is designed as a dynamic learning alliance in which Benedictine faculty, staff and students will collaborate with top universities, corporations,...

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Top executive, ABC reporter and City of Chicago official to speak at summit

August 4, 2008
Maureen Beal, chair and CEO of National Van Lines, ABC 7 News reporter Theresa Gutierrez and Stephanie D. Neely, treasurer of the City of Chicago, will address the second annual...

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69 Eagles receive league academic accolades

July 31, 2008
Benedictine players honored as NAC Scholar-Athletes

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Students from Taiwan look forward to acclimating to suburban Chicago life

July 29, 2008
Seven students from Taiwan recently began the doctorate program in Organization Development at Benedictine.

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Benedictine unveils three-year plan to get campus, community thinking 'green'

July 21, 2008
Benedictine University is kicking off a three-year environmental program, "Years for the Environment," aimed at moving the campus from education and conversation into action.

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Pals Rylaarsdam named new Faculty Athletics Representative

July 18, 2008
Associate professor of biology was also n All-American student-athlete during her own collegiate career.

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New major designed to help students relate theology to issues in daily life

July 15, 2008
Benedictine University is now offering a Bachelor of Arts in Theology which will prepare students with the communication skills and general knowledge to succeed in a wide variety of careers.

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Community invited to learn more about Middle East from visiting students

July 11, 2008
The community is invited to attend a forum featuring 18 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 University awards associate's, bachelor's degrees to May graduates

July 10, 2008
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 313 students who...

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New M.B.A. concentrations prepare business leaders for a greener future

July 8, 2008
Benedictine University is offering two new concentrations in its Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program - Sustainable Business and Sustainable Leadership.

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Recipient of scholarship for women of Italian-American descent named

July 2, 2008
Marianne Iannotta of Lisle, who is pursuing a Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) degree at Benedictine University, has been awarded the Christine Frances Rocco Memorial Endowed Scholarship for the 2008-2009...

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Forty-five Benedictine graduate business students inducted into honorary society

July 2, 2008
Forty-five students who completed a graduate business program at Benedictine University and 11 faculty members were inducted into the University's chapter of Sigma Beta Delta on June 8.

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"Graduates" of MEPI program assume leadership roles at home, school

July 2, 2008
Nearly 100 students from the Middle East have participated in the State Department's Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) Study of the United States Institutes for Student Leaders program at Benedictine...

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Benedictine University announces its Spring 2008 Dean's and Recognition lists

July 2, 2008
Benedictine University proudly announces that 750 students were named to the Spring 2008 Dean's List and 569 students were named to the Dean's Recognition List.

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Etchings of European churches by noted American artist displayed in Krasa

July 2, 2008
Fifty-one etchings of European churches by noted American artist John Taylor Arms are on display indefinitely in the Krasa Student Center on the campus of Benedictine University.

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New Jurica Museum exhibit touts Illinois' lengthy history with coal

July 2, 2008
The Jurica Nature Museum has a brand new exhibit 300 million years in the making.

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Summer sleuth camp gives students chance to unravel mysteries of science

July 2, 2008
Benedictine University will host its 13th annual Summer Sleuths science camp for middle school-age children from July 14-17.

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Noted PGA golf instructor Hank Haney featured at 14th annual golf outing

June 5, 2008
The 14th Annual President’s Invitational Golf Outing hosted by Benedictine University will be held on Monday, June 30 at Cress Creek Country Club in Naperville.

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Board of trustees OKs 4 percent tuition increase for 2008-2009

June 5, 2008
The Benedictine University Board of Trustees has approved an increase that will raise tuition and fees for full-time undergraduates just 4 percent from a year ago.

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Student performs community service to prepare for national pageant

June 4, 2008
Benedictine University student Chrissy Sitarski will represent Illinois in the 2008 ANTSO National Miss competition July 24-29 in Nashville.

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Adler astronomer, Moser adjunct prepares for next trip to

June 2, 2008
"The Planets" is set for Friday, August 22 at 7:30 p.m. at the Jay Pritzker Pavillion in Millenium Park. The concert is free and open to the public.

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Benedictine academic departments honor their programs' top students

May 27, 2008
Forty-four graduating seniors were honored by various academic programs at Benedictine University for their outstanding academic achievements.

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Benedictine University Honors Committee announces recipients of Academic Awards

May 27, 2008
The Honors Committee has named the recipients of the Awards in Academic Honors, which are conferred upon students who have distinguished themselves by positive achievement in their field of study.

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Second annual conference explores hallmarks of a "Benedictine" education

May 27, 2008
Br. Dietrich Reinhart, O.S.B, president of Saint John's University (Minn.), and James Ludema, Ph.D., professor of Organization Development, will be the featured speakers at the second annual Benedictine Pedagogy Conference...

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All-American track honors for Abron!

May 25, 2008
Senior sprinter places 4th in 100 meters to gain All-America status.

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Abron in 100 meter finals at NCAA track championships

May 24, 2008
Benedictine sprinter goes for an All-American award on Saturday afternoon.

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Fathers can get in touch with sons, daughters in Iraq for Father's Day

May 23, 2008
Benedictine University and the Freedom Calls Foundation are collaborating to put the fathers of servicemen stationed in Iraq in touch with their sons and daughters on Father's Day, June 15.

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Abron falls short in bid to reach 200 finals at NCAA meet

May 23, 2008
Benedictine sprinter competes in 100 meter prelim this evening.

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People who seek lifestyle change benefit when reality TV meets scientific research

May 20, 2008
During the course of the challenge, the participants took 14,889,060 steps on a treadmill and burned 3,897,450 calories. They also lifted free weights and trained on weight machines. Had none...

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Abron headed to track nationals

May 19, 2008
Benedictine sprinter qualifies in both the 100 and 200 meter events.

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Porcaro named All-Region 1st team

May 19, 2008
Benedictine slugger now eligible for All-America consideration.

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Benedictine to begin offering Illinois veterans of Iraq, Afghanistan free education

May 19, 2008
Benedictine University has decided to do something to help Illinois veterans returning from Iraq and Afghanistan get a college education.

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Baseball players; Ostrowski honored by NAC

May 16, 2008
Benedictine's veteran coach and several Eagles' players receive league accolades after championship season.

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Acclaimed Christian performer appears in benefit concert for University church

May 14, 2008
Paul Todd, a renowned Christian artist whose musical talents have enhanced liturgies, entertained families and raised funds for many charitable concerns, will perform a benefit concert for the Benedictine University...

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Pioneering Hewitt executive, trustee to speak at commencement ceremony

May 12, 2008
Judith A. Whinfrey will address the University's 115th commencement ceremonies at 9:50 a.m. on Sunday, May 18 at the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex.

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Baseball's season ends in NAC tourney semifinals

May 10, 2008
Benedictine falls to Concordia Chicago, 8-0, in league post-season event.

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Eagles remain alive in NAC tourney

May 9, 2008
Benedictine tops Marian, 6-4, to advance to NAC Tournament semifinals.

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Eagles drop opening game in NAC baseball tourney

May 9, 2008
Benedictine falls to Concordia Chicago, 9-1, in first-round game; Eagles play tonight in "survival round".

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Model UN team named "Distinguished Delegation" at New York conference

May 8, 2008
The Angola Delegation to the 2008 National Model United Nations (U.N.) - comprised of 16 Benedictine University students - was awarded "Distinguished Delegation" by the National Collegiate Conference Association (NCCA).

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Cappetto named all-region

May 7, 2008
Benedictine freshman adds another honor to rookie season.

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Eagles sweep weekly NAC awards

May 6, 2008
Graham and Thompson honored for leading Benedictine down the stretch to a share of the league title.

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Eagles earn softball conference awards

May 6, 2008
Six players receive awards; Cappetto is NAC "Rookie of the Year."

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Baseball claims share of NAC championship!

May 5, 2008
Eagles complete league comeback by sweeping Rockford and splitting with Edgewood over the weekend.

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Eagles see records fall at NAC track & field championships

May 4, 2008
Benedictine women's team places third in the league; Roff is NAC's male "Rookie of the Meet."

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Softball's season ends in NAC tourney

May 4, 2008
Benedictine battles thru three games and rain on Saturday; drops extra-inning elimination contest on Sunday morning.

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Affordable cost, seamless transfer of credits make fine arts program appealing

May 1, 2008
The Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) program at Benedictine University, available through a partnership with the College of DuPage (C.O.D.), offers a private college education at state school prices.

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National board OKs nursing program

May 1, 2008
The Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) program at Benedictine University has received initial accreditation from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE).

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Eight art students earn "Inheritance" with art show at south loop cafe

May 1, 2008
Eight talented art students are reaping the benefits of an unique partnership between Benedictine University and the College of DuPage (C.O.D.).

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Eagles pluck the Cardinals

April 29, 2008
Benedictine rallies for win over crosstown rival North Central, 6-3

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Roff earns track honor from NAC

April 29, 2008
Benedictine freshman selected after winning three events last weekend.

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Four named recipients of faculty awards for exemplary teaching, research and service

April 28, 2008
Benedictine University President and Acting Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs William J. Carroll, Ph.D. recently announced the recipients of its 2008 Benedictine University Faculty Awards.

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Baseball takes two from Wisconsin Lutheran

April 27, 2008
Benedictine tops Warriors, 8-3 and 10-9, in NAC action.

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Softball splits with Wisconsin Lutheran

April 26, 2008
Eagles shutout in opener, but bounce back for big win in second game.

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Eagles sweep Lakeland in baseball

April 26, 2008
Benedictine notches pair of NAC wins, 10-4 and 8-6.

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Softball cancelled for Friday (Apr. 25)

April 25, 2008
Weather threat forces games to be scrubbed.

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Thirty Moser College business students inducted into national honorary society

April 24, 2008
Thirty students enrolled in Bachelor of Arts in Management (B.A.M.) program offered through the Moser College of Adult and Professional Studies at Benedictine University were inducted into the University’s chapter...

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Eagles win Aurora/Benedictine Spring Golf Invitational

April 21, 2008
1-2 punch of Delaney and Schwalbach lead Benedictine to victory.

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Eagles win two at Dominican

April 20, 2008
Benedictine scores pair of NAC wins on the road, 4-2 & 14-1.

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Softball splits with Marian

April 18, 2008
Benedictine wins opener, 4-2, and drops nightcap, 6-2, on the road.

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Baseball wins big twice

April 18, 2008
Benedictine rolls past Maranatha Baptist twice - 15-1 & 11-1 - in NAC play.

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Fifteen Benedictine undergraduate business students inducted into honorary society

April 16, 2008
Fifteen students enrolled in undergraduate business programs at Benedictine University were inducted into the University's chapter of Sigma Beta Delta during ceremonies on April 13.

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Taylor named new top academic administrator at Benedictine

April 16, 2008
President William J. Carroll has announced that Donald B. Taylor, Ph.D., Dean of the College of Science at Benedictine University, has been named Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs.

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Eagles fifth at St. Francis

April 15, 2008
Eagles land two among top-10 individual finishers.

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Eagles baseball falls at Wheaton

April 15, 2008
Benedictine drops non-conference bout, 14-11, at Wheaton College.

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Softball splits with Aurora to remain atop NAC standings

April 15, 2008
Eagles drop opener, 6-5, then crush Spartans in game two, 8-1.

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Mahoney earns third-straight league honor for Eagles

April 15, 2008
Benedictine sophomore named Northern Athletics Conference "Student-Athlete of the Week"; third consecutive honor for BU team.

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Softball streak snapped at 12

April 14, 2008
Eagles drop doubleheader to Elmhurst, 9-6 and 14-6, in non-conference matchup.

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Softball weekend slate washed clean by weather

April 12, 2008
Elements play havoc with Eagles' schedule.

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Baseball splits with Marian

April 11, 2008
Benedictine wins opener, 13-9, then falls in nightcap, 4-0.

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Softball sweeps Rockford; improves to 12-0 in NAC

April 9, 2008
Eagles fly by Regents on the road, 7-3 and 10-2, to keep league record unblemished.

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Springfield College in Illinois to offer doctorate in organization development

April 9, 2008
The Illinois Board of Higher Education approved a proposal by Benedictine University to begin offering a Ph.D. in Organization Development on the Springfield College in Illinois campus at its April...

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Students return to University's roots to show neighbors that they care

April 9, 2008
A group of about 100 Benedictine University students will visit the Pilsen neighborhood on Chicago's near south side on Saturday, April 19 to participate in a number of community projects...

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Abron runs down weekly league honor in track

April 8, 2008
Benedictine sprinter honored after a big performance at the Chicagoland Championships at North Central.

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Back-to-Back: Carnell earns second-straight softball honor

April 8, 2008
Benedictine's freshman pitcher recognized as "Student-Athlete of the Week" by the NAC.

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Eagles drop first NAC baseball games

April 6, 2008
Benedictine's six-game win skein snapped by Aurora in doubleheader loss, 6-4 and 10-4.

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Baseball takes two from Concordia Chicago

April 5, 2008
Eagles win by identical 9-8 scores in twinbill at River Forest.

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Abron picks right up outdoors where she left off with indoor track

April 5, 2008
Eagles' sprinter runs pair of "strong" provisional qualifying marks at Chicagoland Championships.

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Softball improves to 10-0 in the NAC

April 5, 2008
Benedictine rolls along with doubleheader sweep of Edgewood, 4-3 and 10-2.

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Carnell's no-no keeps Eagles perfect in NAC

April 4, 2008
Benedictine sweeps Maranatha Baptist, 8-0 and 9-0, thanks to no-hit game from freshman hurler.

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Eagles ninth at Webster Invitational

March 31, 2008
Senior Andrew Delaney is Eagles top finisher.

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Weather washes out Tuesday's contests

March 31, 2008
Baseball and softball change schedule.

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Softball 6-0 in NAC after pair of resounding wins at home

March 30, 2008
Benedictine rocks; rolls over Milwaukee Engineering by scores of 21-0 and 24-1.

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Eagles well-armed in sweep over Dominican

March 30, 2008
Benedictine pitching stellar once again as Eagles take two from Dominican - 1-0 & 4-2 - to go 4-0 in the NAC.

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Eagles take two from MSOE in baseball

March 29, 2008
Benedictine gets off on right foot in NAC opening twinbill.

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Capetto Ca-runch! Freshman leads softball to sweep of Alverno

March 29, 2008
Benedictine firstbaseman has big day as Eagles take two from Alverno, 6-2 and 11-1.

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Moody senior pastor to address National Day of Prayer breakfast

March 27, 2008
Renowned theologian Rev. Dr. Erwin Lutzer will be the guest speaker at the National Day of Prayer Breakfast at 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 1 in the Krasa Center Dining...

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Concert will benefit interfaith peace academy on Mt. Zion in Jerusalem

March 27, 2008
Benedictine University's Center for Mission and Identity and St. Procopius Abbey will present "A Concert for World Peace" at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 27 at St. Procopius Abbey in...

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Rollover simulation, DUI obstacle course highlight traffic safety fair

March 27, 2008
The Benedictine University Police Department is sponsoring a Traffic Safety Fair in the Krasa Center Quad area from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30.

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Best Buddies' 5K Walk/Run benefits Cebrzynski memorial scholarship

March 27, 2008
Benedictine University's chapter of Best Buddies will hold its third annual 5K Walk/Run to benefit the Cebrzynski scholarship fund beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 12 at the Village...

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Eagles drop non-conference baseball game at home

March 26, 2008
Benedictine defeated by North Park, 8-5, in final pre-conference tune-up.

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Softball sweeps NAC opening doubleheader

March 26, 2008
Eagles top Concordia Chicago twice by identical 5-0 scores.

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Curtis picks up two All-America awards

March 26, 2008
Benedictine senior recognized on both the WBCA and D3Hoops.com post-season All-America teams.

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Baseball edged by #12 team in the nation

March 25, 2008
Benedictine drops an 11-9 non-conference bout to Augustana.

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

March 25, 2008
The Benedictine University Department of Music will present its semiannual "Festival of the Arts" Friday-Sunday, April 11-13 at St. Daniel Hall at Benet Academy.

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Curtis adds another basketball honor

March 19, 2008
Benedictine senior adds first team all-region by D3Hoops.com to her collection.

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Oxford lecturer, Dominican scholar headlines lecture series

March 19, 2008
"G.K. Chesterton's Discovery of Metaphysical Realism" is the topic of a lecture that will be presented by Fr. Aidan Nichols, O.P., a renowned theologian, author and John Paul II Memorial...

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Wednesday baseball home opener postponed

March 18, 2008
Poor field conditions push back game versus North Park.

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Softball splits in Sunshine State

March 17, 2008
Young Eagles' team goes 5-5 in Florida.

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Baseball goes 6-2 on Florida swing

March 17, 2008
Eagles tune up for northern portion of schedule

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Arbon races at NCAA national indoor meet

March 14, 2008
Benedictine sprinter bows out in 55-meter preliminaries.

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"Hotel Rwanda" manager Rusesabagina brings fight against genocide to Benedictine

March 12, 2008
Rusesabagina will present "Hotel Rwanda: A Lesson Yet To Be Learned," from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 9 at the Dan and Ada Rice Center at Benedictine University.

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Softball splits in Florida to open 2008

March 10, 2008
Eagles outlast Marietta, 14-13, and then fall to Oneonta State, 9-8, in offensive twinbill.

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Kim is in!

March 10, 2008
Benedictine sprinter qualifies for 55 meters at NCAA III indoor track and field championships.

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Baseball remains unblemished with twinbill sweep

March 9, 2008
Eagles take two from Penn State-Abington, 4-2 and 5-4, in Ft. Myers, Fla.

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"O" WOW! Ostrowski gets coaching win #800

March 9, 2008
Benedictine's veteran baseball skipper reaches coaching milestone in Eagles' 2008 season-opening win.

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Baseball opens with a win

March 8, 2008
Eagles work overtime to top Eastern Nazarene in season opener, 12-11.

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Curtis an All-America finalist in women's basketball

March 8, 2008
Benedictine standout among nation's top-40 Division III players and one of five best in region for the second consecutive year.

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Young softball team readies for 2008

March 7, 2008
Eagles brace for rigors of the upcoming season with just three seniors on its rosters.

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Baseball looking to surprise opponents in 2008

March 7, 2008
With just six seniors, Benedictine will rely on a youthful blend of returners and newcomers for success this season.

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Families can get in touch with loved ones in Iraq during Easter holidays

March 7, 2008
Benedictine University and the Freedom Calls Foundation are collaborating to put the families of servicemen stationed in Iraq in touch with their loved ones.

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Bailey headlines men's basketball NAC award winners

March 7, 2008
Junior guard earns first team All-NAC honors; two others make Rookie team.

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4-for-4: Curtis earns another first team all-conference award

March 7, 2008
Benedictine women's basketball standout picks up the fourth, first team all-conference award of her career.

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

March 6, 2008
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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Benedictine art curator reviews legends of Mary Magdalene through artworks

March 5, 2008
Benedictine University art curator Fr. Michael Komechak, O.S.B. will explore the life of Mary Magdalene through her depiction in art from 7:30-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 12 at St. Margaret...

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Addressing needs of Muslim students at Catholic colleges topic of convocation

March 4, 2008
"Engaging Islam in Chicago Area Catholic Universities and Colleges Today" is the theme of the Seventh Annual Convocation of Faculty and Administrators from Chicagoland Catholic Colleges and Universities hosted by...

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The Candor earns recognition from the Illinois College Press Association

March 3, 2008
The Candor, the student newspaper at Benedictine University, won several awards at the recent Illinois College Press Association convention held February 22-23, 2008 at the Chicago City Centre in downtown...

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Grant from federal group will help preserve valuable Jurica specimens

March 3, 2008
Valuable specimens and rare artifacts displayed at the Jurica Nature Museum on the campus of Benedictine University will be preserved for future generations to enjoy thanks to a grant from...

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Art patrons donate paintings valued at $165,000 to Benedictine collection

March 3, 2008
Thirteen paintings valued at more than $165,000 from the collection of two prominent Chicago art patrons are among 17 artworks recently donated to the Benedictine Art Collection, curator Fr. Michael...

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Women 4th; Men 5th at NAC Indoor Championships

February 29, 2008
Benedictine track and field posts good finishes at league's indoor meet.

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Women's basketball season ends versus top seed

February 27, 2008
Benedictine falls in first round of NAC tournament at Concordia (Wis.), 66-52.

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Men's basketball season ends at NAC tourney

February 26, 2008
Benedictine falls to top-seeded Aurora, 96-75, to close the curtain on 2007-08 campaign.

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Abron earns third NAC weekly honor

February 26, 2008
Benedictine's sprinter named "Student-Athlete of the Week" after record run.

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Eagles swim at Liberal Arts meet

February 23, 2008
Benedictine swimmers post good marks in 2007-08 season finale.

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Men's hoops does what it needs by upsetting No. 2 Marian

February 23, 2008
Eagles jump on NAC runners-up, 87-78, in bid for tourney slot; will face No. 1 seed Aurora in NAC tourney on Tuesday

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Women's basketball wins fifth in a row

February 23, 2008
Benedictine heads into NAC tournament after topping Marian, 63-49, in regular-season finale.

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Abron runs down NCAA qualifying time in 55 meters

February 23, 2008
Benedictine sprinter sets two school records - and posts NCAA III provisional qualifier in 55 meters - at Dick Pond Open at Lewis University.

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Highly acclaimed poet, slam founder performs at Benedictine University

February 22, 2008
Marc Kelly Smith, founder of the international poetry slam movement and Benedictine University's Spring 2008 Artist-in-Residence, will perform his acclaimed musical adaptation of Carl Sandburg's poetry and stories, "Sandburg to...

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Summer has never been as much fun as it is at Summer Fun Day Camp

February 20, 2008
Games, sports, computers, swimming, fishing, movies, reading, and arts and crafts - there is always plenty to do at Benedictine University's Summer Fun Day Camp.

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Benedictine University students assist low-income taxpayers prepare returns

February 18, 2008
Benedictine University students and faculty will assist low income individuals with the preparation of their tax returns on four upcoming Saturday mornings at the Nichols Library in downtown Naperville.

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Walczak's long distance connection the answer for BU women

February 16, 2008
Senior hits 6-of-8 from beyond the arc to lead Benedictine's romp over Edgewood, 72-45.

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Eagles edge Edgewood in men's hoops, 73-71

February 16, 2008
Benedictine stays in hunt for NAC tournament spot with comeback win at home.

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Abron, Miller add to record collection on the track

February 15, 2008
Benedictine speedster lowers school's indoor marks in both 55 and 200 meters, while Miller snips mile time at Women's Chicagoland Championships.

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AlertWave™ Emergency Notification System implemented at Benedictine University

February 15, 2008
By implementing the AlertWave system, Benedictine University continues its leadership in campus safety and security.

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Expert on the management consulting industry to lecture at Benedictine

February 15, 2008
"Creative Consulting" is the topic of a lecture by management consulting expert Anthony F. Buono from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 5 in the Krasa Center Presentation...

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Bailey nets third national weekly men's basketball honor

February 14, 2008
Benedictine junior guard recognized by D3Hoops.com for the third time this season.

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Curtis gains national accolades for third time this season

February 14, 2008
Benedictine's All-American named to D3Hoops.com national "Team of the Week" once again.

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The history of the Mediterranean region is explored through food, conversation

February 13, 2008
The Global Studies Forum at Benedictine University will present "Mediterranean Culture and History Through Food" at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 27 in the Krasa Center Presentation Room.

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Men's basketball stumbles on the road

February 12, 2008
Eagles drop crucial game at Dominican, 72-51.

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Women's hoops gains non-league win at home

February 12, 2008
Benedictine defeats Robert Morris College-Springfield, 84-68, for third win in a row.

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Abron runs down another NAC track weekly award

February 12, 2008
Benedictine sprinter picks up her second "Student-Athlete of the Week" designation of indoor track and field season.

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Curtis nabs another NAC weekly women's basketball award

February 12, 2008
Benedicine's senior center honored as "Student-Athlete of the Week" for the third time this season.

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Benedictine University hosts Illinois Science Olympiad regional competition

February 12, 2008
Ingenious and imaginative students from 10 area high schools and 10 middle schools will converge upon Benedictine University at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 5 to participate in an Illinois...

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Eagles perform well at Lewis Invitational

February 9, 2008
Benedictine has several good performances at Lewis Univcersity's Dick Pond Invitational.

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Women's basketball has "T" party at Maranatha

February 9, 2008
Senior center Tamika Curtis leads Benedictine road win at Maranatha Baptist Bible College, 79-61.

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Eagles men's basketball crashes Maranatha's party

February 9, 2008
Benedictine rolls past Maranatha Baptist, 78-51, in Crusader's home finale.

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Benedictine joins regional initiative to reduce ozone-causing emissions

February 8, 2008
More than 500 businesses and organizations throughout the region participate in the Clean Air Counts campaign. Thus far, their efforts have reduced pollution by 6.12 tons or 2,570,652 pounds per...

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Women's hoops knocks off Dominican

February 7, 2008
Benedictine returns to win column with 77-72 victory at home.

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Bunkenburg notches coaching win #200

February 7, 2008
Benedictine rolls Rockford, 94-59, to earn milestone career coaching victory for Eagles' mentor.

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Benedictine's Bailey adds national weekly award

February 6, 2008
Eagles' junior recognized nationally for the second time this season.

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You can't give your heart to others this Valentine's Day if it's broken

February 6, 2008
A $43,000 grant from Manatec Biomedical, Inc. of Paris, France is helping researchers at Benedictine University learn whether heart-related diseases like hypertension, congestive heart failure and peripheral vascular disease can...

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Benedictine volleyball camp allows young girls to enhance their skills

February 6, 2008
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 31 through Thursday, April 3...

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Women's basketball defeated on the road

February 5, 2008
Benedictine drops tough, 76-70, decision at Wisconsin Lutheran.

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Bailey named "NAC "Student-Athlete of the Week"

February 5, 2008
Benedictine men's basketball sharpshooter recognized for second time this season by conference.

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Eagle indoor track and field competes at Carthage

February 2, 2008
Abron, Wilkin top Benedictine's day at Metzger Invitational.

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Women's basketball drops contest to league leader

February 2, 2008
Eagles hang close to NAC frontrunner Concordia (Wis.) for a half before falling, 74-56.

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Eagles upset Concordia Wisconsin in men's hoops

February 2, 2008
Benedictine takes big step toward NAC tournament with 78-77 win over league's third place team.

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Benedictine recognized for innovative program aimed at faculty retention

January 31, 2008
The Alfred P. Sloan Awards for Faculty Career Flexibility recognize master’s colleges and universities for implementing groundbreaking policies and practices supporting career flexibility for tenured and tenure-track faculty.

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Eagles fall to leagure-leader in overtime thriller

January 30, 2008
Benedictine men's basketball loses to rival Aurora, 82-80.

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

January 30, 2008
Benedictine University proudly announces that 589 students were named to the Fall 2007 Dean's List and 609 students were named to the Dean's Recognition List.

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Curtis again named NAC "Student-Athlete of the Week"

January 29, 2008
Women's basketball senior center picks up second weekly league accolades.

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Benedictine's Moser Center hosts series of professional development workshops

January 28, 2008
Benedictine University's Office of Professional Development is offering a series of programs designed to provide adult learners with an opportunity to advance on an academic, personal and professional level.

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Do your shrubs need pruning? Ask a professional landscaper over lunch

January 28, 2008
Community residents can get gardening tips for the upcoming spring 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...

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Black voters and the upcoming 2008 election topic of global studies forum

January 28, 2008
The Global Studies Forum at Benedictine University will present "Who Owns the Black Vote?" featuring a panel of distinguished African-American educators at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 21 in the...

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Abron has another record-setting day on the track

January 27, 2008
Benedictine sprinter sets three school marks in UW-Whitewater meet; leads Eagles to 9th place finish.

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Men's basketball rally falls short at Lakeland

January 26, 2008
Benedictine drops NAC road game, 79-73, after fighting back from 13-point halftime deficit.

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Eagles' win skein snapped at four in women's hoops

January 26, 2008
Benedictine's 55-42 loss at Lakeland gives team first loss in last five games.

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Eagles knock off first place Rockford, 68-63

January 25, 2008
Benedictine claws back to win fourth-consecutive game.

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Benedictine awards associate's, bachelor's, master's degrees to December graduates

January 25, 2008
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 128 students who...

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"Lent at the Abbey" ponders the season as a time for service above and beyond

January 24, 2008
Benedictine University's Department of History, Philosophy and Religious Studies and St. Procopius Abbey invite the public to attend "Lent at the Abbey" from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 1.

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Thirteen Benedictine students chosen for membership in honor society

January 24, 2008
The Tau Rho chapter of Kappa Delta Pi International Honor Society in Education at Benedictine University announced that 13 students were recently chosen for membership.

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Men's basketball defeated at Wisconsin Lutheran

January 23, 2008
Benedictine falls at Wisconsin Lutheran, 93-75, in NAC action.

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

January 23, 2008
Three Benedictine University students were awarded Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Scholarships during the 13th Annual King Breakfast celebrated January 21 in the Krasa Student Center on the...

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Eagles win big at Alverno, 90-59

January 22, 2008
Benedictine rolls to big win in women's basketball on the road.

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Abron named NAC Student-Athlete of the Week

January 22, 2008
Benedictine senior sprinter earns league honors after her first-ever efforts with the track program.

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Abron has record-setting day in track opener

January 19, 2008
Benedictine women's sprinter sets two records at Carthage Private College Invitational Meet

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Eagles stumble in men's hoops, 69-62

January 19, 2008
Benedictine can't come back versus MSOE.

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Women's basketball cruises to victory

January 19, 2008
Benedictine rolls to 83-34 win over MSOE in league play.

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Eagles dump Aurora, 64-53

January 16, 2008
Benedictine's Curtis grabs career rebound #1,000 in win over rival Spartans.

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Benedictine's soccer camp aims to aid development, education of players

January 16, 2008
Boys and girls ages 6 to 17 who want to improve their soccer skills are invited to attend Benedictine University's Spring Break Soccer Camp from March 31-April 4 at the...

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"Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought" series presents Saint Mary's educator, poet

January 16, 2008
Poet, educator and scholar Eva Hooker, C.S.C., will present two lectures in February as part of Benedictine University's "Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought" series.

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Men's basketball tops Concordia Chicago

January 15, 2008
Eagles fly to 86-68 home conference victory over Cougars.

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Moser College adds new staff to better serve growing adult student population

January 14, 2008
Four new members recently joined the staff of Moser College who will help the college better serve its growing adult student population.

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Eagle men topped on the road

January 12, 2008
Benedictine defeated by Edgewood, 72-59, in Madison, Wis., in league tilt.

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Eagle women fall at Edgewood

January 12, 2008
Benedictine loses, 70-63, on the road in Madison, Wis.

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Curtis receives national weekly honor

January 11, 2008
Women's basketball standout recognized nationally by D3Hoops.com for the second time this season.

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Eagles top Rockford in men's basketball

January 9, 2008
Benedictine comes back to secure 76-63 win at home.

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Now families never have to be out of touch with loved ones in Iraq

January 9, 2008
Benedictine University will continue to offer free, half-hour video conferences to families whose loved ones are stationed at any of five camps in Iraq.

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Women's hoops falls at Dominican

January 8, 2008
Eagles fall, 74-62, on the road to the Stars.

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Bailey earns men's NAC weekly honor

January 8, 2008
Benedictine men's basketball sharp-shooter feted by league after outstanding week.

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Curtis earns NAC weekly honor

January 8, 2008
Benedictine's record-setting senior named "Student-Athlete of the Week" in league.

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

January 8, 2008
Roy Hirofumi Saigo will be the keynote speaker at the 13th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Breakfast sponsored by Benedictine University and the College of DuPage from 8:00...

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Men's basketball falls to nationally-ranked team

January 5, 2008
Benedictine stays close to #14 Elmhurst, but falls 82-72 in non-conference contest.

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Women's basketball crushes Concordia

January 5, 2008
Eagles avenge early loss at Concordia Chicago with a 75-52 win Saturday at the Rice Center.

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Eagle men top Dominican, 63-62

January 2, 2008
Benedictine ends four-game skid with NAC victory at home.

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Curtis sets women's basketball scoring record

January 2, 2008
Senior climbs to top of career points chart in Eagles' loss at Elmhurst, 78-69.

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