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First responders say thanks to BenU

by Therese Porod STAFF WRITER   First responders are giving credit to Benedictine University for the skills and abilities they learned and attained in becoming effective leaders. This year, the first responders will be reunited for the 10 year anniversary of the beginning of the Benedictine University First Responder Program. A press release sent from … Continue reading

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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

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Going bald to fight cancer

by Rabia Choudhry STAFF WRITER On Mar. 29, Benedictine will be joining the St. Baldrick’s craze by hosting its first ever St. Baldrick’s event. St. Baldrick’s is a volunteer-driven organization that donates for children cancer research and provides survivors with long lives. The common fundraiser is a head-shaving event where people choose to shave their … Continue reading

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An escape from reality?

by Kulsum Musani STAFF WRITER   Trust science to come up with a reason behind phenomenons most of us take for granted. Take daydreaming, for example. Psychologists estimate that daydreams occupy one-third to one-half of a person’s thoughts while he or she is awake. A study done by Malia Mason at the Harvard Medical School … Continue reading