List of Events for: February 2019

Feb
15

Freshmen Fridays

Campus: Mesa
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Campus: Mesa   |   Location: Gillett Hall
Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu
Event Details
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Freshmen Fridays

Date: February 15

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Gillett Hall

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

Experience BenU Mesa First-Hand.

Chat with a faculty member for your major. Get a financial aid assessment tailored to your needs. Meet other students. Check out beautiful downtown Mesa.

Every Friday, we make time to meet with students like you who are preparing for their college experience. Schedule your visit today and find out more about what makes BenU Mesa a place where you can grow as a person while you prepare to lead in your career.

What to expect during your visit:

  • A campus tour given by one of our current students
  • The opportunity to meet the faculty and Student Life staff who help to make the BenU Mesa experience unique
  • An individual meeting with your Admissions Counselor to discuss your goals and plans, including:
    • Your college major and developing your future career
    • Financial aid and scholarships available to you
    • Student activities and athletics to pursue your interests
    • Campus ministry and service work at BenU Mesa

Click here to schedule your visit!

Feb
15

CareerFest 2019

Campus: Main Campus
Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Campus: Main Campus   |   Location: Moraine Valley Community College, Business & Conference Center, Building M
Sponsored by: College Career Consortium of Illinois (CCCI)
Contact: Michelle Schaefer    630-829-6041    ace@ben.edu
Event Details
Event Details

CareerFest 2019

Date: February 15

Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Campus: Main Campus

Location: Moraine Valley Community College, Business & Conference Center, Building M

Event Sponsor: College Career Consortium of Illinois (CCCI)

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

Contact: Michelle Schaefer    630-829-6041    ace@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

CAREERFEST

Friday, February 15, 2019

Moraine Valley Community College, Palos Hills, IL Business and Conference Center

10am-3pm for ALL MAJORS seeking internship & full-time opportunities in the business sector, including non-profits.

THINGS TO KNOW: 

  • 90+ employers expected to attend.
  • Professional attire is required. Bring plenty of resumes to the event!
  • Download the Career Fair Plus app on the App Store or Google Play Store to access more information about CareerFest such as a complete employer listing, event details, tips to prepare, and more. Within the app, search for the College Career Consortium of Illinois to locate CareerFest.
  • CareerFest is sponsored by the College Career Consortium of Illinois (formerly known as the Illinois Small College Placement Association) and is for CCCI member schools' students and alumni only. Contact the ACE center at 630-829-6041 for more information.
  • Learn more at www.cccillinois.org. 
Feb
16

Love & Excellence Celebration

Campus: Lisle
Time: 7:00 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Goodwin Hall
Contact: Karl Constant    630-829-6604    kconstant@ben.edu
Event Details
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Love & Excellence Celebration

Date: February 16

Time: 7:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Goodwin Hall

Contact: Karl Constant    630-829-6604    kconstant@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

Benedictine Black Student Union Presents:

Love & Excellence Celebration
Benefitting
The Rev. Linda Ownes Scholarship Fund
Honoring
Ms. Osie Davenport and a member of the Benedictine Community

Formal Attire Required

Tickets Available at Eventbrite

Feb
18

Eagle Day

Campus: Lisle
Time: 9:00 AM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Goodwin Hall
Contact: Admissions    630-829-6300    admissions@ben.edu
Event Details
Event Details

Eagle Day

Date: February 18

Time: 9:00 AM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Goodwin Hall

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

Contact: Admissions    630-829-6300    admissions@ben.edu

Feb
20

On-Campus Recruiter: Speedway

Campus: Main Campus
Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Campus: Main Campus   |   Location: Kindlon Atrium
Sponsored by: Academic & Career Enrichment Center (ACE)
Event Details
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On-Campus Recruiter: Speedway

Date: February 20

Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Campus: Main Campus

Location: Kindlon Atrium

Event Sponsor: Academic & Career Enrichment Center (ACE)

Feb
21

CRS Speakers Tour Thomas Awiapo

Campus: Mesa
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Campus: Mesa   |   Location: BenU Mesa
Contact: Rob Curtis    (480) 878-6720    rcurtis@ben.edu
Event Details
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CRS Speakers Tour Thomas Awiapo

Date: February 21

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: BenU Mesa

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

Contact: Rob Curtis    (480) 878-6720    rcurtis@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

BenU Mesa will be hosting Thomas Awiapo, a Ghanan native and recipient of assistance from Catholic Relief Services. Mr. Awiapo was orphaned at an early age, and it was through Catholic Relief Services that he was given a hand up out of poverty. He is now a speaker sharing his story with anyone who will listen. 

This event is sponsored by the Diocese of Phoenix and Catholic Relief Services.

Feb
21

Adult Undergraduate Information Session - Arizona

Campus: Mesa,Region - Arizona
Time: 12:00 PM
Campus: Mesa,Region - Arizona   |   Location: Online - RSVP for Instructions
Contact: Amy Drew    630-829-6375    adrew@ben.edu
Event Details
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Adult Undergraduate Information Session - Arizona

Date: February 21

Time: 12:00 PM

Campus: Mesa,Region - Arizona

Location: Online - RSVP for Instructions

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

Contact: Amy Drew    630-829-6375    adrew@ben.edu

Feb
22

Freshmen Fridays

Campus: Mesa
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Campus: Mesa   |   Location: Gillett Hall
Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu
Event Details
Event Details

Freshmen Fridays

Date: February 22

Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Mesa

Location: Gillett Hall

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

Contact: Alan Daniels    (602) 888-5504    adaniels@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

Experience BenU Mesa First-Hand.

Chat with a faculty member for your major. Get a financial aid assessment tailored to your needs. Meet other students. Check out beautiful downtown Mesa.

Every Friday, we make time to meet with students like you who are preparing for their college experience. Schedule your visit today and find out more about what makes BenU Mesa a place where you can grow as a person while you prepare to lead in your career.

What to expect during your visit:

  • A campus tour given by one of our current students
  • The opportunity to meet the faculty and Student Life staff who help to make the BenU Mesa experience unique
  • An individual meeting with your Admissions Counselor to discuss your goals and plans, including:
    • Your college major and developing your future career
    • Financial aid and scholarships available to you
    • Student activities and athletics to pursue your interests
    • Campus ministry and service work at BenU Mesa

Click here to schedule your visit!

Feb
27

BenU Library Book Club

Campus: Lisle
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Kindlon, room 311
Sponsored by: Library
Event Details
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BenU Library Book Club

Date: February 27

Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Kindlon, room 311

Event Sponsor: Library

  Event Description:  

The Benedictine University Library invites students, faculty, and staff from the BenU Lisle campus to our Book Club discussion of Death Comes to the Archbishop by Willa Cather. The discussion will be held on Wednesday February 27th from Noon to 1pm in Kindlon room 311. There are copies available for checkout at the Library Research Center on the 3rd floor of Kindlon.

We are pleased to have Dr. Christine Fletcher as a featured speaker. Please join us as we explore this classic piece of literature by Willa Cather. The setting is the newly annexed territory of New Mexico in 1851. We follow a Bishop Latour who travels the area to reawaken its slumbering Catholicism.

Copies available for checkout - Kindlon 3rd floor Research Center.

Feb
28

2019 Benedictine Heritage Lecture, Benedict's Dharma: Deep in the Heart of Dialogue

Campus: Lisle
Time: 7:00 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Kindlon Hall, 5th Floor
Sponsored by: Center for Mission and Identity
Contact: Peter Huff    630-829-6664    phuff@ben.edu
Event Details
Event Details

2019 Benedictine Heritage Lecture, Benedict's Dharma: Deep in the Heart of Dialogue

Date: February 28

Time: 7:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Kindlon Hall, 5th Floor

Event Sponsor: Center for Mission and Identity

Contact: Peter Huff    630-829-6664    phuff@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

This Benedictine Heritage Lecture will focus on some of the great success stories in global interfaith dialogue and the positive engagements between Benedictines and Buddhists.

Featuring Dr. Judith Simmer-Brown. Distinguished professor of Contemplative and Religious Studies from Naropa University, Boulder, Colorado, and one of the world's leading scholars in Buddhist wisdom.



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