Benedictine University

Benedictine University in west suburban Lisle (Credit: CBS)

Benedictine University Outlaws Booze In Campus Housing

The mandate comes just days after law enforcement officials said they won’t press charges in an alleged sexual assault on campus.

09/26/2013

Benedictine University in west suburban Lisle (Credit: CBS)

No Charges Coming After Investigation Into Benedictine University Sexual Assault Claims

After talking to six persons of interest and conducting many interviews, DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert Berlin has decided there is insufficient evidence to move forward with charges, according to a spokesman.

09/24/2013

Scholl Hall at Benedictine University. (CBS)

Police Investigate Alleged Sex Assaults On West Suburban College Campus

Police say one of the women victims is a Benedictine University student, and the other is a friend. Both are in their late teens.

09/23/2013

Benedictine University is preparing to be a shelter for evacuees during the upcoming NATO summit, if necessary. (CBS)

Benedictine University Told To Set Up Potential Shelter For NATO Summit Evacuees

Meanwhile, a Near South Side church just blocks from McCormick Place is offering itself as a haven to anti-NATO protesters coming in from out of town. CBS 2′s Mike Parker reports.

05/03/2012

Benedictine University in west suburban Lisle (Credit: CBS)

Benedictine University Eyes Arizona Campus

While the west suburban Lisle institution has no plans to leave town, a proposal up for approval this week could result in the private Catholic nonprofit school establishing a campus in Mesa, Ariz.

01/07/2012

Benedictine University in west suburban Lisle (Credit: CBS)

Benedictine Offering Free Tuition To Long-Term Unemployed

In these days of high unemployment, a suburban university is giving the jobless a second chance. CBS 2′s Vince Gerasole reports on the college that’s giving free tuition to the long-term unemployed.

CBS 2–09/20/2011

Empty Classroom

Benedictine University Offering Free Education To The Unemployed

Adults who have been struggling to find a job may now be able to return to college – free of charge.

WBBM Newsradio–06/17/2011

Gay Rights

University Defends Firing Of Gay Employee

Roman Catholic officials are defending Benedictine University’s actions leading up to the departure of the school’s education director.

11/14/2010

Gay Rights

Wedding Announcement Gets Lesbian Fired

A lesbian educator has left her position at Benedictine University after a wedding announcement for her and her partner ran in the local downstate newspaper.

11/12/2010