University News Articles



New Hall of Fame inductees run gamut from men's tennis to women's track

December 18, 2009
The Benedictine University Department of Athletics will induct four new members into the school’s Hall of Fame during ceremonies on Saturday, January 30 at the Dan and Ada Rice Center.

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Daniel F. and Ada L. Rice Foundation gives $500,000 grant for renovation

December 18, 2009
The foundation will award the grant in two installments – the first in December 2010 and the second in December 2011.

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Career workshop offers advice on how to network for results

December 16, 2009
The Office of Career Development at Benedictine University will present a "Developing Your Employment Toolbox" workshop for jobseekers at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 27 on the second floor of...

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Learn to maneuver through maze of college financing options at "FA 101"

December 16, 2009
Benedictine University has scheduled information sessions from 9:30-11:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 13 and Saturday, March 6 to help you navigate the college financial aid process.

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Master's in nursing program director presented prestigious fellowship award

December 15, 2009
The Nurse Educator Fellowship Program was established in 2006 to ensure the retention of well-qualified nursing faculty at institutions of higher learning that award degrees in nursing.

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Two Benedictine graduates inducted into national honor society in physics

December 15, 2009
Sigma Pi Sigma exists to honor outstanding scholarship in physics, encourage interest in physics among students at all levels and promote an attitude of service of its members towards their...

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Ten Benedictine University students selected as Wingspread Fellows

December 15, 2009
The Melvin Brorby Wingspread Fellows Program brings students from 13 colleges and universities throughout the Midwest to professional conferences held at "Wingspread," the estate designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for...

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Edgewood edges Benedictine in battle of NAC favorites

December 14, 2009
Benedictine outscored the visiting Edgewood in the first half and looked to be well on their way to a victory. BU even had a lead as late as six minutes...

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Bring your little ones, and older ones, too, to enjoy a "Breakfast with Santa"

December 10, 2009
The Benedictine University Student Senate is sponsoring "Breakfast with Santa Claus" for children of all ages at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 19 on the second floor of the Krasa...

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Register your youngsters now for Benedictine pre-season baseball camp

December 7, 2009
Youngsters who want to learn the proper techniques and fundamentals of baseball should attend Benedictine University's 2010 Pre-Season Baseball Camp from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. on Fridays, January 29, February...

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Benedictine's softball clinic offers individual instruction in basic skills

December 7, 2009
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, January 22...

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M.P.H. students receive grant to educate campus on the value of health advocacy

December 2, 2009
Benedictine's Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) Student Advisory Panel submitted a proposal to the APHA student assembly in October seeking funding for the five-day advocacy event.

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NSF grant supports study that could improve efficiency of nuclear plants

December 2, 2009
The intense ultraviolet light source available at SRC is being used to investigate the structure of water under very high temperature and pressure conditions.

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Benedictine students reach out to American soldiers stationed in Iraq

November 24, 2009
Several Benedictine University students spent an hour conversing with about a dozen U.S. servicemen and women stationed overseas at Al Asaad Air Base in Iraq on Friday, November 13 via...

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Baseball team learns valuable lessons by helping to feed the area's hungry

November 24, 2009
For the past several years, members of Benedictine University's baseball team have participated in the Woodridge Community Pantry's "Harvest Sunday," loading and unloading food collected from the Pantry's volunteers and...

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

November 23, 2009
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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Eight Benedictine students inducted into national honor society in biology

November 17, 2009
Beta Beta Beta (TriBeta) is a society for students, particularly undergraduates, dedicated to improving the understanding and appreciation of biological study and extending boundaries of human knowledge through scientific research.

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Benedictine falls to nationally-ranked Illinois Wesleyan 89-79

November 16, 2009
Senior forward Rob Bridgeman came of the Benedictine bench to score a team-leading 22 points, 15 of which came in the first half.

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Benedictine soliciting public comments prior to visit from accreditation group

November 11, 2009
The CCNE is an autonomous accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education that contributes to the improvement of the public’s health by ensuring the quality and integrity of...

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Three Benedictine students inducted into philosophy national honor society

November 11, 2009
Students must complete at least three university-level courses in philosophy, maintain at least a 3.25 grade point average in philosophy courses and have a cumulative grade point average of at...

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Networking using LinkedIn, other groups topic of career workshop

November 10, 2009
The Office of Career Development at Benedictine University will present a free "Developing Your Employment Toolbox" workshop for jobseekers at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18 in the Krasa Student...

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Benedictine brings admissions event to students at College of DuPage

November 10, 2009
Students interested in transferring to Benedictine University from College of DuPage (COD) can explore the admissions and advising processes without leaving the Glen Ellyn campus by attending "Transfer Today, BU...

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Public affairs symposium explores dating and abusive relationships

November 9, 2009
The Department of Political Science at Benedictine University and the Jim Ryan Symposium on Public Affairs will present "Love is not Abuse: Campus Dating and Domestic Abuse" on at 6:00...

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Veterans, newcomers should help Benedictine return to top of NAC South.

November 9, 2009
Benedictine has been installed as the favorite to win the South Division in the annual pre-season Northern Athletics Conference coaches' poll.

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Channel 7 weekend anchor to speak at annual Martin Luther King breakfast

November 5, 2009
Karen Jordan will be the featured speaker January 18, 2010 at the 15th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast sponsored by Benedictine University and College of DuPage.

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Benedictine faculty member named president of management organization

November 4, 2009
The 52nd annual Midwest Academy of Management Conference at the Palmer House Hilton drew faculty and students from a number of local, state and regional universities, including DePaul University, St....

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Xi'an, China students will partner with Benedictine delegation at Model U.N.

November 3, 2009
A delegation from Benedictine University will partner with a group of students from Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) in Xi'an, China, at the Model U.N. this spring in New York.

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"Advent at the Abbey" celebrates the joy of the Virgin Mary's message

November 3, 2009
Benedictine University and St. Procopius Abbey invite the public to attend "Advent at the Abbey" from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 12.

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Benedictine swamps Rockford in the mud, 32-6

November 2, 2009
Benedictine University's football team utilized a smothering defense and its strong ground game to post a 32-6 Northern Athletics Conference (NAC) win at Rockford College on Saturday.

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Concert band, clarinet students display talents at "Festival of the Arts"

October 29, 2009
The Benedictine University Department of Music will present its semiannual "Festival of the Arts" Saturday and Sunday, November 7-8, at Scholl Hall on the Benedictine campus and at St. Daniel...

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Three Benedictine student-athletes receive sportsmanship award

October 29, 2009
The individuals named to these teams exemplified positive sportsmanship throughout the season in their respective sports.

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Grant helps train future teachers to use assistive technology

October 28, 2009
Benedictine students recently attended a computer accessibility seminar at Donka’s main lab in the DuPage Convalescent Center.

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Twenty-two students inducted into national honor society in nursing

October 23, 2009
Twenty-two Benedictine University students were recently inducted into the Lambda Upsilon-at-large Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society in Nursing.

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Growing demand for U.S. business programs prompts reorganization

October 22, 2009
The Asia Institute will seek to advance relations between China, Vietnam and the United States through a partnership that will transcend the mistrust and misunderstanding that shaped past relations.

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What role will democracy play in shaping the futures of Asia, Africa?

October 19, 2009
Nikhil Pal Singh, a Visiting Associate Professor of Social and Cultural Analysis and History Director of the Program in American Studies at New York University, will present "Democratic Possibilities in...

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Alessi runs wild to lead Benedictine over Maranatha, 32-6

October 19, 2009
The Benedictine University football team rode a 200-yard rushing effort by freshman tailback John Alessi to a 32-6 Northern Athletics Conference (NAC) win over Maranatha Baptist Bible College on Saturday...

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The Candor names top editors for 2009-2010 academic year

October 14, 2009
The Candor, Benedictine University's award-winning student newspaper, has named its managing editorial staff for the 2009-2010 academic year.

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Club 350 organizing events to urge global cooperation on CO2 emissions

October 12, 2009
Club 350 is a student environmental organization at Benedictine University that is organizing a number of activities on Saturday, October 24 to show its support of 350.org.

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Hard work pays off for student balancing academics, activities

October 8, 2009
Elizabeth Skarr has been selected to receive a National Association for Campus Activities Regional Council Student Leader Scholarship for 2009.

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Men's soccer nets last-second win at Wisconsin Lutheran

October 8, 2009
The Benedictine men's soccer team opted for the dramatic on Wednesday evening, scoring a 2-1 win over Wisconsin Lutheran College by netting a goal with 20 seconds left in the...

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Benedictine answers the president's call to improve financial literacy

October 7, 2009
Benedictine University is answering President Obama's call and taking the lead in educating students about financial responsibility by offering an eight-week, 2 credit-hour course titled "MGT 391: Service Learning –...

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Students take what they learned in classroom on the road to China

October 6, 2009
Twelve Benedictine University students participated in a two-week Study Abroad program August 13-28 that took them from the Yangtze River to the Great Wall of China.

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Educator, artist appointed curator of extensive Benedictine art collection

October 6, 2009
Teresa J. Parker, an artist, educator and adjunct professor at the University since 2005 who worked with Fr. Michael in the past, has been charged with keeping his legacy alive.

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Benedictine defeats defending NAC champion Aurora, 21-14

October 5, 2009
Benedictine University's football team could not have asked for a better outcome than Saturday's 21-14 Northern Athletics Conference (NAC) win over rival Aurora University in the 2009 league opener for...

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Fulbright scholar, teaching assistants bring the world closer to home

October 2, 2009
Benedictine University is hosting a Fulbright Scholar in Residence from China and two Fulbright Language Teaching Assistants - one from China and another from Egypt - during the 2009-2010 academic...

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Learn how to add color to your landscape and enjoy a free lunch, too!

October 2, 2009
Residents can learn how to add color to their landscape from master gardener Stephanie Dalton 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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Fifteen faculty hirings reflect growth, expansion into new program areas

September 29, 2009
Benedictine University has announced the hiring of 15 new faculty members for the 2009-2010 academic year. The University now has 112 full-time faculty members, the most in its 122-year history.

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The future begins with four open houses at Benedictine in November

September 24, 2009
Graduate students and high school students interested in business or science can visit Benedictine University during one of four special open house events scheduled in November.

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Recipients of 2009 Alumni Awards recognized for service to others

September 22, 2009
Benedictine University recognized the winners of the 2009 Alumni Awards during Homecoming festivities on September 19.

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Vietnamese M.B.A. students hungry to learn American business methods

September 22, 2009
John Carroll, M.B.A., a business professor at Benedictine University, recently returned from teaching classes in leadership and ethical business practices through the College of Economics at Vietnam National University (VNU)...

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Benedictine sacks North Park to brighten Homecoming celebration

September 22, 2009
The Benedictine University football team used the theater of its 2009 Homecoming Game to notch its first win of the year with a 27-17 non-conference decision over North Park University...

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Share a special occasion with a loved one in Iraq via video-conferencing

September 21, 2009
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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How will China's acquisition of U.S. debt affect political relationship?

September 21, 2009
Lionel Jensen, associate professor of East Asian Languages and Cultures at the University of Notre Dame, will present a lecture titled "Today's China: The Olympics and Beyond" at 7:00 p.m....

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Civil society, public service advocate presents public lecture at Benedictine

September 21, 2009
Kevin F. Quigley will present a public lecture, "President Obama's Public Service Agenda," at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 8 in Scholl Hall, Room 101.

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Noted children's author Steven Layne talks about building lifetime readers

September 17, 2009
Award-winning educator and children's book author Steven L. Layne will discuss "Successful Strategies for Building Lifetime Readers" on Wednesday, October 14 at the Krasa Student Center.

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Career workshop offers tips on proactive job search strategies

September 17, 2009
Human resource professionals and career counselors will offer tips for job seekers at "Developing Your Employment Toolbox" on Wednesday, September 30 in the Krasa Student Center.

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Twenty-one students inducted into national education honor society

September 17, 2009
Kappa Delta Pi members exhibit the ideals of scholarship, high personal standards, and promise in teaching and allied professions.

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The community invited to remember Fr. Michael and his passion for art

September 15, 2009
The Fr. Michael Komechak, O.S.B. Endowed Scholarship for Young Artists has been established to assist students who have declared Art as a major or minor.

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Men's golf team wins prestigious academic award

September 14, 2009
Benedictine University's men's 2008-2009 golf team has been recognized as an All-Academic Team by the Golf Coaches Association of America.

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Expert on team leadership explains why so many teams fail to achieve success

September 10, 2009
J. Richard Hackman will discuss organizational strategies when he speaks at Benedictine University at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 3 in the Tellabs Lecture Hall in the Birck Hall of...

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Medieval church historian, author and researcher to lecture at Benedictine

September 10, 2009
Joan Greatrex, Ph.D., an educator, author and researcher who focuses on Medieval church history, will present two lectures at Benedictine University.

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Benedictine enrolls record freshmen class for fifth consecutive year

September 10, 2009
Four hundred forty-five freshmen began fall classes at Benedictine University, compared to 427 who started the fall term one year ago.

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Noted Chicago author appears at Benedictine for reading, book signing

September 4, 2009
Billy Lombardo will be at Benedictine University from 7:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 16 at the Coal Ben performing readings and signing copies of his book, "How to Hold A...

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Benedictine hosts fair showcasing newest, cutting-edge technology

September 4, 2009
Benedictine University and The Chicago Office Technology Group will showcase some of the most recent technology solutions for higher education and business at a technology fair from 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m....

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Trust donates $600,000 to provide scholarships for nursing programs

September 2, 2009
The Evelyn R. Simmers Charitable Trust has donated $600,000 to the Department of Nursing at Benedictine University to endow scholarships for students pursuing either a bachelor's or master's degree in...

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Noon cultural concerts celebrate diversity through music, dance

September 2, 2009
The "Noon Cultural Concert Series" will kick off with a performance by Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, September 28 in the Krasa Student Center Fireside...

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Fr. Michael Komechak, O.S.B., curator of Benedictine art collection, dies of cancer

September 2, 2009
"Michael was a unique individual who was fully dedicated to his priestly vocation and his love of the world of art and architecture," said Abbot Hugh Anderson, O.S.B., former chancellor...

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New law will help protect students, staff by giving police wider authority

August 27, 2009
The new law brings all Illinois private colleges and university police departments on par with public institutions in crime prevention and crime reduction initiatives.

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High school, transfer students invited to visit, learn more about Benedictine

August 12, 2009
High school students, students planning to transfer from community colleges or other post-secondary institutions and their families will have the opportunity to learn more about Benedictine University at either of...

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Faculty member gets grant to compose new work inspired by Studs Terkel

August 7, 2009
Benedictine University jazz piano instructor Josh Moshier has been awarded one of 12 grants totaling $253,000 through Chamber Music America's (CMA) New Jazz Works: Commissioning and Ensemble Development program.

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New program prepares students for careers in technology-based business

August 4, 2009
Benedictine University's new Bachelor of Business Administration in Business with Science Applications program is designed to provide students with the theoretical and practical background to tap into the growth in...

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Tickets go on sale August 1 for summit featuring three noted women leaders

July 30, 2009
Tickets go on sale Saturday, August 1 for the third annual Women's Leadership Summit on October 9, 2009 in the Krasa Student Center at Benedictine University.

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

July 29, 2009
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 362 students who...

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Art expert, collection curator to bless works by Chinese Christian artist

July 28, 2009
Fr. Michael Komechak, O.S.B., curator of the Benedictine University Art Collection and a much sought-after expert on religious art, has been invited to bless five reproductions of artwork by Chinese...

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Benedictine, Dragons partner to help students complete their education

July 20, 2009
Benedictine University and the DuPage Dragons have declared Saturday, August 8 "Support a Benedictine Student with a Night at the Game."

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Want to join the "green" movement? Start your journey at Benedictine

July 15, 2009
Education plays a key role in the United States' efforts to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and create a safe environment for future generations.

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Benedictine University announces its Spring 2009 Dean's, Recognition lists

July 10, 2009
The Dean's List recognizes full-time students who achieve a 3.5 grade point average or above. The Dean's Recognition List recognizes part-time students who have achieved a 3.5 grade point average...

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Benedictine's new physical education program promotes healthy lifestyle

July 9, 2009
Students interested in pursuing a P.E. major may enroll for the Fall 2009 semester. P.E.-specific courses will be offered beginning in Fall 2010.

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Revised doctorate in education program launching in online, onground formats

July 9, 2009
The Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) in Higher Education and Organizational Change program at Benedictine University is intended for practicing professionals who wish to accelerate their career paths or who seek...

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Diversity consultant, Tellabs VP and former executive to speak at summit

July 8, 2009
The third annual Women's Leadership Summit will be held on October 9, 2009 in the Krasa Student Center at Benedictine University.

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Participation in Yellow Ribbon Program means veterans pay no tuition at Benedictine

July 8, 2009
The Yellow Ribbon G.I. Education Enhancement Program (Yellow Ribbon Program) is a provision of the Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Act of 2008.

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New medical humanities program seeks to prepare ethical, empathic experts

July 1, 2009
Doctors in films or on television often seem more preoccupied with romance or personal problems than with their patients. Worse, some of these medical professionals are depicted as beings without...

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New certificate program offered for students with interest in environment

July 1, 2009
Students with an interest in the environment can now earn a Certificate in Environmental Studies at Benedictine University, the first time the University has offered a certificate program for traditional...

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Book explores origins of food we eat, and whether it is dooming the planet

June 25, 2009
"The Omnivore'sDilemma" has been selected as required reading for all incoming freshmen at Benedictine University as part of the University' three-year plan, "Years for the Environment," a campus-wide effort to...

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Benedictine brings acclaimed business, education programs to Rockford area

June 19, 2009
Benedictine University, a leading provider of educational programs for adults, is bringing its undergraduate business, M.B.A. and Master of Education programs to the Rockford area.

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Former Batavia standout, North Park coach named assistant at Benedictine

June 4, 2009
Steve Schafer, former assistant basketball coach at North Park University and an all-conference and all-area performer during his high school career at Batavia High School, has been named assistant men's...

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Benedictine basketball camp teaches youngsters the proper techniques

June 4, 2009
Boys in grades 3-8 who want to learn the proper techniques and fundamentals of basketball should attend Benedictine University's 2009 Boys Basketball Camp from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on...

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Forty-four Benedictine graduate business students inducted into honorary society

May 21, 2009
Forty-four students who completed a graduate business program at Benedictine University will be inducted into the University's chapter of Sigma Beta Delta on May 31.

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Students save low-income taxpayers more than $160,000 on 2008 returns

May 21, 2009
Christmas came early for more than 130 low- and moderate-income taxpayers who took advantage of the Tax Assistance Program sponsored by the Notre Dame Club of Greater DuPage in concert...

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Christensen named all-region second team

May 17, 2009
Benedictine's freshman centerfielder led softball team to 31-12 mark.

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Baseball garners league awards

May 17, 2009
Benedictine has four players gain recognition on NAC postseason awards slate.

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One for the road! Miller breaks her own 1500 record

May 16, 2009
Benedictine senior clips nearly three full seconds off of mark in her final race as an Eagle.

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Former athletic recruiter McHorney named school's Director of Athletics

May 14, 2009
Mark McHorney, a 2000 graduate of Marian College in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin and an assistant basketball coach and athletic recruiter at Benedictine University since 2005, has been named the...

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Scholars, Wingspread Fellows among students recognized by Benedictine

May 12, 2009
Eleven students will graduate on May 17, 2009 with the designation as Benedictine University Scholars, the school announced recently.

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"Sustainable Saturday" attracts 1,500 cars full of recyclables to campus

May 12, 2009
Seven households will have energy for the next 12 months because of the recycling efforts of the Benedictine faculty, staff and students.

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Softball players honored by NAC

May 11, 2009
Five Benedictine players receive league postseason accolades.

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Baseball bumped from NAC tournament after long first day

May 8, 2009
Benedictine loses to top-seeded Concordia Chicago and Rockford College on opening day of league postseason event.

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Benedictine academic departments honor their programs' top students

May 7, 2009
Thirty-one graduates were honored by various academic programs at Benedictine University for their outstanding academic achievements.

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Day Camp is inexpensive alternative to museums, amusement parks, etc.

May 5, 2009
Benedictine University's Summer Fun Day Camp is designed to ensure that each camper has lots of fun every day of the week by participating in a variety of interesting activities.

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Baseball sweeps its way into a NAC tourney slot

May 3, 2009
Benedictine takes two from Concordia (Wis.) on final day of season to earn a berth in the league tournament.

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Eagles land four titles at NAC track championships

May 2, 2009
Men's and Women's teams both place fifth in league's team standings.

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Eagles bow out of NAC softball tourney on second day

May 1, 2009
After first day loss, Benedictine bounces top-seed Aurora before being eliminated itself.

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Baseball pounds Illinois Wesleyan, 12-2

April 29, 2009
Benedictine rolls to big non-conference win.

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Police acquire ResQ Disc to keep visitors safe on Lake St. Benedict

April 29, 2009
The Benedictine University Police Department has purchased "ResQ Disc™," a Frisbee®-like life preserver device that has been credited with more than 350 known saves.

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New technology will help teachers get away from the chalkboard

April 29, 2009
The Chicago Office Technology Group has donated the AirLiner™ wireless slate, a lightweight tool that allows teachers and students to interact wirelessly with a SMART Board™ interactive whiteboard from as...

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Benedictine University Honors Committee announces recipients of Academic Awards

April 27, 2009
Nicholas Carl Dobes, the son of Douglas and Susan Dobes of Lyons, has been named the recipient of the Procopian Award, the highest honor that Benedictine University can bestow upon...

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Benedictine University announces late additions to the Fall 2008 Dean's List

April 27, 2009
Benedictine University proudly announces that five additional students were named to the Fall 2008 Dean's List and 19 students were added to the Dean's Recognition List after all grades were...

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Baseball draws split versus WLC

April 26, 2009
Benedictine stunned in opener, 3-2, before winning nightcap, 14-7.

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Softball splits with Lakeland

April 26, 2009
Benedictine begins play in NAC Tournament beginning Thursday.

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Softball sweeps pair from Marian

April 25, 2009
Benedictine has late rallies in both victories.

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Eagles run at Cougar Invitational

April 24, 2009
Benedictine teams participate at Concordia University Chicago event.

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

April 24, 2009
The Cuba Delegation to the 2009 National Model United Nations (N.M.U.N.) - comprised of 11 Benedictine University students - was awarded "Distinguished Delegation" by the National Collegiate Conference Association.

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Organizational expert to address annual commencement ceremonies

April 24, 2009
James D. Ludema, Ph.D., will address the University's 116th Commencement Convocation on Sunday, May 17 at the Village of Lisle-Benedictine University Sports Complex.

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Miller earns weekly track honor from NAC

April 22, 2009
Benedictine runner named "Student-Athlete of the Week" by league.

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Broeder bikes across America to help fight ovarian cancer

April 21, 2009
Beginning May 15, Broeder is biking across America to raise awareness of ovarian cancer and celebrate his wife's 20th anniversary as a cancer survivor.

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Liaoning presidential forum addresses challenges universities face in China

April 21, 2009
Benedictine University is one of 34 colleges and universities from the United States and overseas invited to attend the third China Liaoning Shenyang Chinese-Foreign University Presidents Forum in Shenyang, China...

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New Biology major prepares students for careers in teaching or research

April 21, 2009
Students who are considering a career in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, law school or teaching can establish a firm foundation for their futures by earning a degree in biology at...

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Softball shoots down Stars

April 19, 2009
Benedictine sweeps past Dominican, 2-1 and 10-1, in NAC doubleheader.

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Track hosts 4th annual Eagle Invitational

April 18, 2009
Benedictine men 11th and women 13th in 20-team fields

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Baseball splits with NAC leader

April 18, 2009
Benedictine and Edgewood halve twinbill at The Sports Complex.

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Eagles swept at North Central

April 18, 2009
Benedictine drops non-league games.

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Baseball unloads on Maranatha Baptist

April 17, 2009
Benedictine bats blazing in 21-0 and 19-0 road wins.

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Softball falls to league-leader at home

April 17, 2009
Benedictine loses twice to Aurora, 4-1 and 7-2, at The Sports Complex.

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Softball rock solid in sweep of Rockford

April 16, 2009
Benedictine wins 5-1 and 2-1 in eight innings; First place Aurora next on Friday.

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Benedictine M.B.A. students tops among more than 38,000 foes in simulation

April 16, 2009
Seventeen Benedictine University M.B.A. students recently demonstrated their business acumen and applied knowledge gained through graduate coursework by participating in a business simulation game.

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Baseball gets no returns on "Tax Day"

April 15, 2009
Benedictine no-hit by Aurora in 14-0 setback.

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Baseball drops non-league tilt to Wheaton, 3-2

April 14, 2009
Run in the top of the ninth dooms Benedictine after rallying back.

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Eagles win one at Alverno before rain halts play

April 12, 2009
Benedictine scores 12-2 league win in game one and rain forces postponment of second contest.

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Track completes two-day Chicagoland meet

April 11, 2009
Benedictine men 20th and women 21st at local event.

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Men's golf third at Augustana meet

April 11, 2009
Benedictine posts another impressive showing as it prepares for upcoming NAC tournament.

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Baseball splits at Rockford

April 11, 2009
Benedictine halves doubleheader between last year's NAC co-champions.

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Softball grabs two NAC wins at Wisconsin Lutheran

April 10, 2009
Benedictine wins on the road, 14-0 and 8-3.

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Softball gives Bluejays the blues with sweep

April 9, 2009
Benedictine takes two from Elmhurst College, 3-1 and 9-1.

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Baseball defeats the University of Chicago, 4-3, in 10 innings

April 8, 2009
Benedictine blows lead and then goes overtime to earn non-league win.

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Catholic Awareness Week creates greater understanding of faith

April 8, 2009
Presentations by three theologians highlight a week of activities at Benedictine University April 14-17 designed to create greater awareness of the Catholic faith.

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Baseball swept at home in NAC doubleheader

April 4, 2009
Benedictine falls to Concordia Chicago - 12-6 and 12-1 - at The Sports Complex.

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Track and field on display at North Central "First Chance"

April 4, 2009
Benedictine teams plow ahead in outdoor season.

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Eagles settle for fourth at top tournament

April 4, 2009
Benedictine slips on second day at Illinois Wesleyan Invitational, but still gives solid display among top flight competition.

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Softball splits at Edgewood

April 4, 2009
Eagles drop opener, 4-2, before bouncing back, 12-5, at Madison, Wis.

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Women's tennis splits spring opener

April 4, 2009
Eagles top Robert Morris, 5-4, and fall to St. Francis, 6-3.

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Men's golf in the hunt at Iliinois Wesleyan Invitational

April 3, 2009
After first day, Benedictine tied for second place at tournament featuring several nationally and regionally-ranked teams.

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Softball rolls at Maranatha Baptist

April 3, 2009
Benedictine sweeps doubleheader by identical 22-0 scores to remain perfect in NAC play.

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Master's program designed by women to empower women available to all

April 2, 2009
Benedictine University announces the Master of Science in Leadership (M.S.L.) program designed to provide the knowledge base and skills that will contribute to the professional and personal development needs of...

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No Fooling: Baseball wins 20-4 and 15-1 over Dominican

April 1, 2009
Benedictine improves to 4-0 in league action with big sweep at Dominican.

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Free career workshop offers tips on leveraging inter-personal contacts

March 31, 2009
Jeffrey K. Cordes, president and CEO of talentRISE LLC and an adjunct professor at Benedictine University, will present "Building and Leveraging Connections" at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 14 in...

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Blues guitarist, artist-in-residence Fruteland Jackson set to perform

March 31, 2009
Acclaimed Chicago blues guitarist Fruteland Jackson will perform in concert at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 30 in the Coal Ben.

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Keplinger, Roche highlight "Disabilities Awareness Week" at Benedictine

March 31, 2009
Daniel Keplinger, subject of the 1999 Academy Award winning documentary "King Gimp," and David Roche, a facially-disfigured inspirational humorist and motivation speaker, will speak on Wednesday, April 8 in the...

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Eagles soar at the Webster University Invitational

March 30, 2009
Benedictine places second among 11 collegiate varsity squads.

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Track braves conditions at North Park Viking Classic

March 28, 2009
Benedictine men fifth and women seventh at NPU meet.

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Take two! Baseball sweeps MSOE in NAC opener

March 28, 2009
Benedictine opens defense of its league crown with home wins over Milwaukee School of Engineering, 12-2 and 9-2.

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Baseball feels revenge of the Titans

March 25, 2009
Benedictine topped by Illinois Wesleyan, 7-2, in Bloomington.

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Weather cold, but bats hot in softball sweep

March 25, 2009
Benedictine tops Concordia Chicago twice in NAC-opening doubleheader.

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Stuart beams when Benedictine puts on its best face for visitors

March 25, 2009
Jay Stuart was recently named the recipient of the Benedictine Life Award, the highest honor the University can bestow upon an employee or community member.

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NBC's "Today" show financial editor kicks off DuPage "Money Smart Week"

March 24, 2009
Jean Chatzky, an award-winning journalist, best-selling author and motivational speaker who is seen by millions of television viewers on NBC's "Today" show, will help kick off "Money Smart Week" in...

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Bailey earns All-District first team honors

March 23, 2009
Benedictine men's basketball standout now eligible for All-America consideration.

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Baseball goes 1-2 on St. Louis jaunt

March 22, 2009
Benedictine defeats Illinois Wesleyan, but drops two to host Washington University on road swing.

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Former C.O.D. president to lead Ed.D. program at Benedictine University

March 21, 2009
Former College of DuPage President Sunil Chand, Ph.D., will assume the duties of program director of Benedictine University's doctoral program in Higher Education and Organizational Change (Ed.D.) beginning July 1,...

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Author discusses family persecution during China's Cultural Revolution

March 20, 2009
Jian Ping will discuss her early life and her book, "Mulberry Child," at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 26 in the Krasa Center Rooms A, B and C.

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Softball splits with Wheaton

March 19, 2009
Benedictine wins opener, 11-3, then falls, 20-5, in second game.

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Baseball falls at North Park, 6-0

March 18, 2009
Benedictine batters struggle in non-conference tilt on the road.

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Could it be worse than feared? "Field Notes" author speaks at Benedictine

March 16, 2009
Elizabeth Kolbert will talk about what can be done to save our planet when she appears at Benedictine University at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, April 17 at the Dan and...

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Benedictine University going dark to shed light on global warming

March 16, 2009
The University will participate in Earth Hour, a movement that began in 2007 in Sydney, Australia when 2.2 million homes and businesses switched off their lights for one hour to...

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Children ages 5-13 can spend a fun summer at Summer Fun Day Camp

March 12, 2009
Boys and girls ages 5-13 are invited to spend a fun-filled summer beginning with the first of nine weekly sessions on Monday, June 8. Registration begins April 1.

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Former corporate chair and CEO talks about greed and ethics in business

March 10, 2009
Michael J. Emmi, former Chairman and CEO of Systems and Computer Technology Corporation (now SunGard Higher Education) will present "Business...Greed, Fear, People and Ethics. Finding the Balance" at 7:00 p.m....

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Softball Preview: Many returners have Eagles excited for 2009

March 5, 2009
With a veteran roster, Benedictine hopes to challenge for NAC's top spot after a second-place finish last season.

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Baseball Preview: 2009 Eagles hope for a repeat performance

March 5, 2009
Benedictine to take wraps off 2009 squad this weekend at annual Florida spring trip.

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Simpson, Bren earn NAC women's basketball awards

March 4, 2009
Benedictine players receive league postseason accolades.

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MVP! Bailey named top men's basketball player in the NAC

March 4, 2009
Benedictine senior tabbed as league's "Player of the Year"; two others also honored on NAC's postseason awards list.

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Legacy Scholarship Program will help children of alumni attend Benedictine

March 2, 2009
The "Legacy Scholarship Program" is designed to help alumni with more than one child of college age.

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Softball snags No. 2 spot in NAC preseason poll

March 1, 2009
Benedictine's young softball team expected to give stiff challenge for NAC crown in 2009.

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Eagles' baseball picked as pre-season favorite in NAC race

March 1, 2009
After co-championship last season, league's coaches tab Benedictine as the team to beat in 2009.

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Track competes at NAC indoor championships

February 28, 2009
Benedictine women place fifth - men sixth - at league's indoor meet.

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Eagles halted in NAC semifinals, 74-72

February 27, 2009
Benedictine eliminated by Aurora in league tourney.

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Benedictine University pledges to help lead movement toward going "green"

February 27, 2009
Benedictine University recently joined the Illinois Sustainable University Compact, an organization of universities and community colleges across Illinois which - in conjunction with the Illinois Green Government Coordinating Council chaired...

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Best Buddies' 5K Walk benefits Cebrzynski memorial scholarship

February 27, 2009
Benedictine University's chapter of Best Buddies will hold its fourth annual 5K Walk to benefit the Cindy Cebrzynski scholarship fund beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 4 at the...

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Librarian recognized for contributing to distance learning in higher education

February 27, 2009
Jack E. Fritts Jr., director of library services at Benedictine University, has been named the 2009 recipient of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) Distance Learning Section (DLS)...

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"Biggest Loser" winner talks about his dramatic life-changing experience

February 27, 2009
Bernie Salazar will bring his inspirational story to Benedictine University on Tuesday, March 17 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. in the Krasa Center Rooms A,B and C as part of the "BU...

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Education assistance program helps adults seeking to enhance marketability

February 27, 2009
Benedictine University has introduced an "Education Assistance Program" that offers substantial discounts for first-time incoming adult undergraduate and graduate certificate students and first-time incoming graduate degree-seeking students.

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Men's basketball wins NAC tourney opener; Aurora next!

February 25, 2009
Benedictine's 10th-consecutive win earns the Eagles a date versus rival Spartans in semifinals of NAC Tournament.

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Women's basketball season ends in NAC tourney

February 24, 2009
Benedictine falls at Concordia (Wis.), 71-48, in first round of league postseason tournament.

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Expert on utilizing psychological capital in the workplace lectures at Benedictine

February 24, 2009
Fred Luthans will present a lecture, "Positivity and Psychological Capital (PsyCap), An Evidence-Based Approach," from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 18 in the Krasa Center Presentation Room...

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Smith runs down NAC weekly track award

February 23, 2009
Benedictine freshman recognized for outstanding performances last week.

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Bailey earns second NAC weekly award

February 23, 2009
Benedictine's senior sharpshooter recognized by the league for a second time this season.

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Women's basketball rolls Rockford, 83-60

February 21, 2009
Benedictine will be No. 7 seed for NAC tournament on Tuesday.

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Men's basketball earns top seed for NAC tourney

February 21, 2009
Benedictine's 78-64 win over Edgewood College secures home-floor advantage for league's postseason tournament.

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Illness forces cancellation of Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought lectures

February 20, 2009
Benedictine University has cancelled two public lectures by John F. Haught, Ph.D., Senior Fellow of Science and Religion at the Woodstock Theological Center at Georgetown University, after the author and...

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"Lent at the Abbey" celebrates Lent as a time to awaken from sinful sleep

February 20, 2009
Benedictine University 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 14.

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Women's basketball crushes Concordia, 73-47

February 18, 2009
Benedictine rolls to big road victory.

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Champions! Benedictine wins NAC South title

February 17, 2009
Benedictine claims first league title since 2000-01 season by topping rival Aurora, 74-71.

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Miller earns NAC weekly honor

February 16, 2009
Women's track and field standout recognized for outstanding efforts.

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Benedictine University hosts Illinois Science Olympiad regional competition

February 16, 2009
More than 400 ingenious and imaginative students from 11 area high schools and nine middle schools will converge upon Benedictine University at 9:00 a.m. on March 21 to participate in...

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Women's basketball downed by league leaders

February 14, 2009
Benedictine defeated by NAC South frontrunner Wisconsin Lutheran College, 78-56, on the road.

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Magnificent Mile! Miller again breaks indoor record

February 14, 2009
Benedictine senior shaves another 8 seconds off of her own school record for the indoor mile.

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Heart Attack! Eagles clinch share of title on Valentine's Day

February 14, 2009
Benedictine earns tough road win at Wisconsin Lutheran, 81-71, to guarantee at least a share of the NAC South championship.

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Eagles extinguish Inferno, 64-44

February 12, 2009
Benedictine snaps skid with big win over Alverno at home.

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Residents can recycle old electronic devices, scrap metal at Benedictine

February 12, 2009
Area residents can bring their electronics and other waste items to "Sustainable Saturday in Lisle" from 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 28 in the parking lot adjacent to the...

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Eagles win sixth straight; Take sole possesion of first place

February 11, 2009
Benedictine topples Dominican, 59-42, to continue winning ways.

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Eagles drop road contest in women's basketball

February 10, 2009
Benedictine falls at Milwaukee School of Engineering, 57-49.

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Noted children's advocate to address public at civic leadership conference

February 10, 2009
Marian Wright Edelman will present "American Children in Poverty: A Call to Action," at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 25 in the Rice Center on the campus of Benedictine University.

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Learn how to grow your own fruits and vegetables and enjoy a free lunch, too!

February 10, 2009
Residents can learn how to grow their own fruits and vegetables and enjoy a complimentary lunch during Benedictine University's "Lunch with Landscapers" from 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. on Friday, March 6.

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Women's basketball falls versus defending NAC champs

February 7, 2009
Young Benedictine team can't take down veteran Concordia (Wis.) squad in home loss, 83-61.

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First-place Eagles extend win streak to five

February 7, 2009
Benedictine topples Concordia (Wis.) to remain atop NAC South Division.

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Whether in person or via mail, landing a job may depend upon presentation

February 6, 2009
Bill Bartlett will present "Presenting Yourself with Impact: Phone, Letters or Face to Face" from 7:00-9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4 in the Krasa Center Rooms A, B and C on...

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Twelve Benedictine students inducted into national education honor society

February 5, 2009
Kappa Delta Pi members exhibit the ideals of scholarship, high personal standards, and promise in teaching and allied professions.

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Benedictine volleyball camp allows young girls to enhance their skills

February 4, 2009
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 30 through Thursday, April 2.

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First-place Eagles continue to roll

February 3, 2009
Benedictine men's basketball stays hot with 84-47 road win at Concordia Chicago.

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Biology department marks 150th anniversary of "Origin of Species"

February 3, 2009
The Department of Biology at Benedictine University will celebrate "Darwin Day" on Friday, February 13 with a number of events including a symposium in two sessions, student posters displayed in...

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Track and field competes at Carthage indoor meet

January 31, 2009
Benedictne enjoys several top performances at early season indoor meet.

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Women's basketball stumbles on the road

January 31, 2009
Benedictine's slow start hurts team in 61-47 loss at Rockford.

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Men's basketball tops Rockford, 73-66

January 31, 2009
Big second half propels Eagles to victory.

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Women's basketball shoots down Stars, 68-56

January 29, 2009
Benedictine earns league win over Dominican at home to even record at .500.

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Red Eleven looking to find heaven at Lisle-Benedictine Sports Complex

January 29, 2009
The Chicago Red Eleven, a developmental league affiliate of the Chicago Red Stars of the Women's Professional Soccer (WPS) league, has announced that it will play its 2009 home schedule...

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Bailey reaches 1,000 career points in Eagles' big win

January 29, 2009
Senior guard leads Benedictine to overtime upset of NAC South leader Milwaukee School of Engineering, 80-75.

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Overwhelming response to workshop reflects depth of economic crisis

January 28, 2009
When author, motivational speaker, career coach and corporate trainer Rob Sullivan asked more than 400 people attending a career workshop in Benedictine University’s Krasa Center on January 21 how many...

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Women's basketball ambushes Aurora, 86-82

January 27, 2009
Benedictine goes overtime on the road to knock off rival Spartans.

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Bailey earns another NAC weekly award

January 27, 2009
Benedictine senior garners second "Student-Athlete of the Week" honor this season after leading upset over Aurora.

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Miller's mile good enough for indoor school record

January 23, 2009
Benedictine's senior women's distance specialist shaves more than 11 seconds off of her own indoor mile mark.

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Eagles knock off NAC leader Aurora, 83-76

January 22, 2009
Benedictine scores upset over league-leading Spartans on the road.

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

January 22, 2009
Benedictine University announced that it has awarded academic degrees to 361 students who completed their degree requirements in May 2008.

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Women's basketball hit with home loss, 75-60

January 21, 2009
Benedictine topped by visiting Wisconsin Lutheran College in a NAC showdown.

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

January 21, 2009
Benedictine University proudly announces that 642 students were named to the Fall 2008 Dean's List and 428 students were named to the Dean's Recognition List.

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Men's basketball suffers overtime loss

January 20, 2009
Benedictine falls at Dominican, 77-75, in NAC action.

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

January 20, 2009
Benedictine University announced that it has awarded academic degrees to 320 students who completed their degree requirements in December 2008.

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Women's basketball wins on the road, 67-54

January 17, 2009
Benedictine tops Maranatha Baptist for second-consecutve win.

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Men's basketball rolls on the road, 84-52

January 17, 2009
Benedictine notches big win at Maranatha Baptist.

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Eagles hot - weather not - in win over Concordia, 91-82

January 15, 2009
Benedictine ignores frigid air outside to pick up NAC victory with hot shooting at the Rice Center.

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Thinking ahead helps science students stay on top of most recent advances

January 15, 2009
Construction crews recently completed a $2.57 million renovation of the lower level of the Michael and Kay Birck Hall of Science.

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Streak snapped for men's basketball team, 82-73

January 14, 2009
Benedictine loses NAC game home game to Wisconsin Lutheran.

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Is your child the next Ian Anderson? Workshop can help make it happen

January 14, 2009
The Benedictine University Woodwind Chamber Music Workshop is open to high school and college students who play the flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon or French horn.

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

January 14, 2009
The program is designed to meet the needs of and challenge every camper. Players are grouped by age and ability. The 10-to-1 player to coach ratio ensures individual instruction.

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Register now for Benedictine baseball camp

January 14, 2009
Youngsters who want to learn the proper techniques and fundamentals of baseball should attend Benedictine University's 2009 Pre-Season Baseball Camp.

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Women's basketball burned by Inferno, 56-54

January 13, 2009
Benedictine suffers NAC road loss at Alverno College.

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Eagles' Bailey earns NAC weekly men's basketball honor

January 13, 2009
Benedictine's senior guard picks up "Student-Athlete of the Week" accolades from league.

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Eagles' Porcaro a preseason baseball All-American

January 12, 2009
Benedictine designated hitter picked among best in nation for NCAA Division III entering 2009.

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Women's basketball uses balance for NAC win, 66-52

January 10, 2009
Benedictine knocks off Marian at home as four players hit double figures.

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Men's basketball not Marian kind in 73-43 win

January 10, 2009
Benedictine rolls to big win at home for fourth-straight victory.

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Seminar will help businesses learn how to break into the China market

January 8, 2009
The Global Leadership Lecture Series and the Lisle Area Chamber of Commerce will present "Doing Business in China" on Wednesday, January 28.

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Eagles cage Cougars in men's basketball, 66-63

January 7, 2009
Benedictine stages comeback for NAC victory at home.

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Former Benedictine professor, dean of faculty dies after battling Alzheimer's

January 7, 2009
Marvin Edwin Camburn died on January 3 in Scottsdale, Ariz. following a five-year battle with Alzheimer’s Disease.

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New master's program will prepare nurses for roles as educators, leaders

January 7, 2009
Benedictine University's College of Education and Health Services has launched a fully online Master of Science in Nursing (M.S.N.) program.

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Women's hoops drops rival match to Aurora

January 6, 2009
Big second half by Spartans dooms Benedictine in NAC contest.

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