The School of Education Will Report to the Provost

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Photo credit: Pixabay Anna Fisher – News Editor While the merged College of Science and Health will exist as of June 1, the School of Education (SOE) won’t be part of this combination. And the SOE won’t be part of any other college, either. Instead, the School of Education will report directly to Provost Ken … Continue reading The School of Education Will Report to the Provost

Wellness Wednesday: Grief and Loss

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Photo Credit: Fox Valley Hands of Hope Angela Plys - Staff Writer Benedictine University virtually hosted its Wellness Wednesday: Grief and Loss event about the topics of grief, loss, bereavement, and how to cope, on April 21. The event was led by Liz Sodaro, a licensed professional counselor and interim assistant director at the Counseling … Continue reading Wellness Wednesday: Grief and Loss

Derek Chauvin Trial: What Happened and Why

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George Floyd's Brother, Philonese Floyd, wipes his eyes during a press conference on Tuesday. Photo Credit: Associated Press Sajina Jacob - Staff Writer George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis while being arrested for allegedly using a counterfeit bill, May 25, 2020. In March, the month-long trial for Derek Chauvin began. Chauvin was a police officer … Continue reading Derek Chauvin Trial: What Happened and Why

BenU Emphasizes Importance of the Vaccine

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Photo Credit: Adobe Stock Photos Sara Molina - Staff Writer Director of Alumni, Dr. Jon-Pierre Bradley, hosted “Discussing the Facts and Dispelling Untruths About the COVID-19 Vaccine” on April 8 via Zoom.  The panel’s guest speakers included students, staff, and alumni who have experience with the COVID vaccine. The panel began with an introduction of … Continue reading BenU Emphasizes Importance of the Vaccine

Benedictine University’s 14th Annual Faith and Reason Symposium

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Photo Credit: ben.edu Angela Plys - Staff Writer Jesus Cortez - Staff Writer Benedictine University virtually held its 14th annual Faith and Reason Symposium with the theme of The World of Women on April 9. The event was hosted in three parts: A faculty panel, a keynote speaker and an alumni panel. The faculty panel … Continue reading Benedictine University’s 14th Annual Faith and Reason Symposium