BenU library implements new online interlibrary loan tool

by Stacy De Leon NEWS EDITOR To aid students in retrieving articles and books from outside libraries, BenU implemented the online tool, called ILLiad, last month. The program is designed to help students and faculty members efficiently track their article and book shipments. Prior to ILLiad, students would receive an email confirmation once they made … Continue reading BenU library implements new online interlibrary loan tool

Donor Awareness Month at BenU: Students show their appreciation to Benedictine’s donors

by Kulsum Musani STAFF WRITER From Mar. 15 to Apr. 15, the Office of Stewardship Development is hosting “Donor Awareness Month” to honor of all those who have supported the University. It will allow students to share their appreciation to the donors of Benedictine. “Donors are extremely important to the University and our students because … Continue reading Donor Awareness Month at BenU: Students show their appreciation to Benedictine’s donors

My Spiritual Advisor: Consider yourself…human

by Mark Kurowski GUEST COLUMNIST   Trayvon Martin, the young man gunned down by the Neighborhood Watch patrol in Florida, is yet another example of something underlying all interactions with our culture.  It is the principle of “Thingification,” as espoused by the late theologian James B. Torrance. Torrance believed that idolatrously, we embrace others as … Continue reading My Spiritual Advisor: Consider yourself…human