Springfield Campus News

OD leaders offer insights into how organizations must lead, change

July 16, 2015
Area leaders in Organization Development will discuss current research in the field from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Friday, July 24, at Memorial Medical Center

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Benedictine University at Springfield announces Spring 2015 Dean’s Lists

June 25, 2015
Benedictine University at Springfield proudly announces that 145 students were named to the Spring 2015 Dean’s List and 99 students were named to the Dean’s Recognized List.

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Benedictine selects Michael Brophy to lead University into the future

June 9, 2015
Michael S. Brophy, Ph.D., current president of Marymount California University in Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., has been named the 11th president of Benedictine University by its Board of Trustees, the...

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Benedictine's National Moser Center in Springfield Launches Redesigned Master of Education in Reading and Literacy

May 14, 2015
Springfield: Taking into consideration the most current best practices and research in literacy instruction, Benedictine University’s National Moser Center for Adult Learning is relaunching an updated Master of Education in...

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Benedictine University at Springfield Class of 2015 Graduates on May 16

May 5, 2015
Springfield: The 250 degree-seeking students that are part of the Benedictine University at Springfield class of 2015 will cross the stage at the Prairie Capital Convention Center at 10 a.m....

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Academy of American Poets Chancellor Toi Derricotte among Artists Joining Lincoln Commemoration in Springfield May 1

April 29, 2015
Springfield:National award-winning poets and artists will gather in Springfield on May 1 to respond to the life and legacy of Abraham Lincoln as president, statesman, and poet.

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Benedictine University at Springfield Commemorates Lincoln Funeral Anniversary with Performing Arts, Civil War Encampment

April 28, 2015
Springfield: As part of the Lincoln Funeral Coalition’s citywide activities in Springfield commemorating the 150th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln’s funeral, Benedictine University at Springfield is sponsoring two events.

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Benedictine’s National Moser Center in Springfield hosts informational open house for adult students on May 13

April 21, 2015
Springfield: Central Illinois adults seeking to advance or change their career are invited to Benedictine University’s National Moser Center for Adult Learning informational open house on Wednesday, May 13, from...

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Benedictine's National Moser Center in Springfield hosts information session for $10K M.B.A. on April 22

April 7, 2015
Springfield: Benedictine University’s National Moser Center for Adult Learning invites Central Illinois adults to learn more about how they can earn a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) in just 18...

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Benedictine's National Moser Center in Springfield hosts informational open house for adult students on April 8

March 17, 2015
Springfield: Central Illinois adults seeking to advance or change their career are invited to Benedictine University’s National Moser Center for Adult Learning informational open house on Wednesday, April 8 from...

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Benedictine's National Moser Center in Springfield accepting applications for spring adult accelerated programs

March 10, 2015
Springfield: Benedictine University’s National Moser Center for Adult Learning is enrolling students for central Illinois adult programs starting in the spring.

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Benedictine University National Moser Center for Adult Learning Accepting Applications for Decatur RN to BSN Program

March 3, 2015
Springfield: Benedictine University’s National Moser Center for Adult Learning is launching the next Decatur cohort of Benedictine University’s RN to BSN (Registered Nurse to Bachelor of Science in Nursing) program.

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Benedictine hosts informational open house for adult students on March 3

February 10, 2015
Central Illinois adults seeking to advance or change their career are invited to Benedictine University’s National Moser Center for Adult Learning informational open house

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Benedictine to provide completion program for Springfield branch campus students

November 12, 2014
Benedictine University is working jointly with the Illinois Board of Higher Education to develop a “completion program” to ensure junior and senior students have the opportunity to earn their bachelor’s...

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Benedictine to focus Springfield branch campus on adult, graduate students

October 24, 2014
The Benedictine University at Springfield branch campus will refocus solely on the growing adult student population and their educational needs for job growth and career change.

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Benedictine names Springfield native to lead student life at Mesa campus

August 14, 2014
A core Benedictine value is living life in balance. To strengthen its student life programming and help students achieve this balance, Benedictine University at Mesa has appointed Kevin Broeckling as...

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Olympian, Ace chairman will discuss culture of innovation at lecture series

March 25, 2014
Former Olympic speed skater John Coyle and Ace Hardware Corporation board chairman David Ziegler will address the next Leadership Lecture Series event hosted by Benedictine University’s Center for Values-Driven Leadership...

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Springfield: Benedictine University at Springfield will host its first annual MLK, Jr. Unity Walk

January 17, 2014

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Homecoming Events planned for Benedictine University at Springfield and alums of Springfield College

October 14, 2013

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Benedictine OD grad fights poverty after escaping one of world’s poorest nations

September 25, 2013
Today, the Springfield, Illinois resident and recent graduate of Benedictine University’s Ph.D. in Organization Development (OD) program heads the Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies (IACAA), a membership organization of...

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Benedictine hosts Public Health seminar on the Affordable Care Act

September 10, 2013
Panelists include David Gill, M.D., Assistant Director of the Illinois Department of Public Health, speaking on the ACA: Public Health Touch Points.

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Springfield: Participates in scholar exchange with French university

July 10, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield welcomes French scholar Amandine Savall to central Illinois. Savall will conduct studies focused on local family-owned businesses with an international scope and hopes to have local...

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Springfield: Participates in scholar exchange with French university

July 10, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield welcomes French scholar Amandine Savall to central Illinois. Savall will conduct studies focused on local family-owned businesses with an international scope and hopes to have local...

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Springfield: David W. Jamieson to lecture at Benedictine

July 8, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield and the Central Illinois Organization Development Network present David W. Jamieson, Ph.D., a scholar-practitioner with over 40 years of experience consulting to organizations on leadership, change,...

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Springfield: David W. Jamieson to lecture at Benedictine

July 8, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield and the Central Illinois Organization Development Network present David W. Jamieson, Ph.D., a scholar-practitioner with over 40 years of experience consulting to organizations on leadership, change,...

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Benedictine names Springfield branch campus president

May 13, 2013
Benedictine University announced today that the Board of Trustees has named Michael D. Bromberg Springfield branch campus president. Bromberg will report to William J. Carroll, Ph.D., who continues to serve...

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Springfield: 83rd Commencement

May 9, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield will hold its 83rd Commencement Ceremony at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 18, at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield. The commencement ceremony is open...

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Springfield: 83rd Commencement

May 9, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield will hold its 83rd Commencement Ceremony at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 18, at the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield. The commencement ceremony is open...

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Springfield: D. Sulamoyo, Ph.D., to give keynote speech

May 9, 2013
Dalitso Samson Sulamoyo, Ph.D., President/CEO of the Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies, will be the keynote speaker for the commencement ceremony. Sulamoyo graduated from Benedictine University at Springfield in...

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Springfield: D. Sulamoyo, Ph.D., to give keynote speech

May 9, 2013
Dalitso Samson Sulamoyo, Ph.D., President/CEO of the Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies, will be the keynote speaker for the commencement ceremony. Sulamoyo graduated from Benedictine University at Springfield in...

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Springfield: Family Weekend

April 16, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield is holding a Family Weekend event on campus for students and their families from Saturday-Sunday, April 20-21.

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Springfield: Family Weekend

April 16, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield is holding a Family Weekend event on campus for students and their families from Saturday-Sunday, April 20-21.

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Springfield: Poetry Magazine in Springfield

April 3, 2013
Springfield Universities and Literary Organizations Team Up to Bring Poetry Magazine to Springfield for National Poetry Month Events.

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Springfield: Poetry Magazine in Springfield

April 3, 2013
Springfield Universities and Literary Organizations Team Up to Bring Poetry Magazine to Springfield for National Poetry Month Events.

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Springfield: Hosts Catholic grade school art exhibition

March 1, 2013
The annual Art Showcase, a juried exhibition of Springfield area Catholic Grade School artwork will be on display from March 12-April 10 in the Charles E. Becker Library on the...

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Springfield: Hosts Catholic grade school art exhibition

March 1, 2013
The annual Art Showcase, a juried exhibition of Springfield area Catholic Grade School artwork will be on display from March 12-April 10 in the Charles E. Becker Library on the...

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Springfield: RN-to-BSN completion program on Richland Community College campus

February 28, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield will begin offering Registered Nurses the opportunity to complete their Bachelor's of Science in Nursing degree through a 14-month accelerated program to be held on the...

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Springfield: RN-to-BSN completion program on Richland Community College campus

February 28, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield will begin offering Registered Nurses the opportunity to complete their Bachelor's of Science in Nursing degree through a 14-month accelerated program to be held on the...

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Springfield: Fall 2012 Dean's List

February 11, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield proudly announces that 156 full-time students were named to the Fall 2012 Dean’s List and 178 part-time students were named to the Dean’s Recognition List.

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Springfield: Fall 2012 Dean's List

February 11, 2013
Benedictine University at Springfield proudly announces that 156 full-time students were named to the Fall 2012 Dean’s List and 178 part-time students were named to the Dean’s Recognition List.

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Springfield: Students involved in Philippine mission

February 8, 2013
Four Benedictine University at Springfield students and the Director of Campus Ministry recently took part in a University Mission trip through the Diocese of Joliet in Bacolod, Philippines. The four...

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Springfield: Students involved in Philippine mission

February 8, 2013
Four Benedictine University at Springfield students and the Director of Campus Ministry recently took part in a University Mission trip through the Diocese of Joliet in Bacolod, Philippines. The four...

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Springfield: Given Outstanding Post-Secondary Program Award

December 14, 2012
Benedictine University at Springfield received an award from the Illinois Statewide Transition Conference 2012 for Outstanding Post-Secondary Program. This award was given to a college or vocational program that has...

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Springfield: Given Outstanding Post-Secondary Program Award

December 14, 2012
Benedictine University at Springfield received an award from the Illinois Statewide Transition Conference 2012 for Outstanding Post-Secondary Program. This award was given to a college or vocational program that has...

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Springfield: Pastel drawings by George Colin on exhibit

November 28, 2012
Pastel drawings by George Colin will be on display from December 4, 2012 – January 31, 2013 in the Charles E. Becker Library on the Benedictine University at Springfield campus...

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Springfield: Pastel drawings by George Colin on exhibit

November 28, 2012
Pastel drawings by George Colin will be on display from December 4, 2012 – January 31, 2013 in the Charles E. Becker Library on the Benedictine University at Springfield campus...

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Springfield: Fair Trade Fair empowers artisans around the world

November 14, 2012
Benedictine University at Springfield will host a Fair Trade Fair with proceeds supporting the work of Pax Christi Springfield, the Catholic peace and justice organization. The event will be held...

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Springfield: Fair Trade Fair empowers artisans around the world

November 14, 2012
Benedictine University at Springfield will host a Fair Trade Fair with proceeds supporting the work of Pax Christi Springfield, the Catholic peace and justice organization. The event will be held...

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Springfield: Photography Exhibition of John Sevigny

October 23, 2012
“Happyland”, John Sevigny’s latest photographic project, was shot in Central America. Sevigny spent four months traveling though Guatemala, Nicaragua and San Salvador to shed light upon a region described as...

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Springfield: Photography Exhibition of John Sevigny

October 23, 2012
“Happyland”, John Sevigny’s latest photographic project, was shot in Central America. Sevigny spent four months traveling though Guatemala, Nicaragua and San Salvador to shed light upon a region described as...

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IBHE OKs Benedictine’s bid to offer Master of Public Health program in Springfield

October 15, 2010
The Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) approved October 5 a proposal by Benedictine University to offer the Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) program at its Springfield branch campus.

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IBHE approves five new undergraduate programs to be offered in Springfield

August 10, 2010
IBHE approves five new undergraduate programs to be offered in Springfield

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing program celebrates first graduates from Springfield

May 21, 2010
The first group of students who enrolled in the Registered Nurse (R.N.) to Bachelor of Science in Nursing (B.S.N.) Completion Program at Benedictine University at Springfield successfully completed their graduation...

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Benedictine University at Springfield names new public safety director

March 11, 2010
Benedictine University at Springfield follows Benedictine University's campus in Lisle in adopting a "campus police" model of public safety.

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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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Benedictine University is an independent Roman Catholic institution located in Lisle, Illinois just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois and Mesa, Arizona, and Illinois learning centers in Bellwood and Naperville. The National Moser Center for Adult Learning offers adult undergraduate and graduate certificate and degree programs in multiple formats and locations. Founded in 1887, Benedictine University is ranked No. 1 among the country’s fastest-growing campuses between 2002-2012 in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of private nonprofit doctoral institutions, and Forbes magazine named Benedictine among “America’s Top Colleges” for the fourth consecutive year in 2014.