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The Candor is the award-winning student news publication of Benedictine University in Lisle, IL. Since its creation in 1982, The Candor has continued to grow each year to serve the needs of the Benedictine community and is a member of the Illinois College Press Association.

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Upcoming Events

Jan
18
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER - MLK Kickoff Event: Networking Night - People to People
Main Campus in Lisle
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Event Details

CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER - MLK Kickoff Event: Networking Night - People to People

Date: January 18

Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Coal Ben

Contact: Cathy Gaddis    cgaddis@ben.edu

Event Description:

This Event is being reschedule due to weather concerns.

Join us for An evening of networking, pizza and refreshments with students, alumni, faculty and staff as we kick-off four days of honoring the memory of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King At Benedictine University.

To register, visit: http://www.ben.edu/Inclusion-Diversity/mlk.cfm

Jan
19
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER - MLK Day of Service - Hope House
Main Campus in Lisle
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Event Details

CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER - MLK Day of Service - Hope House

Date: January 19

Time: 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Event Sponsor: Campus Ministry

Contact: Carrie Roberts    630-829-6028    croberts@ben.edu

Event Description:

Due to weather concerns, this event is being rescheduled

Join members of our Benedictine University community and the staff of BenU Campus Ministry as they serve meals and beautify HOPE HOUSE. Volunteers will meet at the BenU Krasa Center at 12:00 PM and will return to campus by 4:00 PM

To register, visit: http://www.ben.edu/Inclusion-Diversity/mlk.cfm

Jan
19
CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER - MLK Event - Shelter Training
Main Campus in Lisle
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Event Details

CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER - MLK Event - Shelter Training

Date: January 19

Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Krasa Presentation Room

Contact: Michi Dubes    mdubes@ben.edu

Event Description:

Due to weather concerns, this event is being rescheduled

The purpose of this training is to prepare volunteers to assist in the resourcing, opening, operating and closing of a Red Cross Shelter in the event one is needed. Benedictine University is the DuPage County primary shelter for the Red Cross providing a safe and warm place to stay when disasters occur in our area. The mission of the American Red Cross is to “prevent and alleviate human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.”

To register for this event, visit: http://www.ben.edu/Inclusion-Diversity/mlk.cfm

Jan
20
MLK Church Service - "A Revolution in Values" with Dr. Vincent R. Gadds
Main Campus in Lisle
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Event Details

MLK Church Service - "A Revolution in Values" with Dr. Vincent R. Gadds

Date: January 20

Time: 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: St. Benedict Chapel, Kindlon Hall 4th Floor

Contact: Cathy Gaddis    cgaddis@ben.edu

Event Description:

Dr. Vincent R. Gaddis is a Professor of History at Benedictine University and non-denominational Pastor who attends River Valley Community Church in Aurora, IL will preach on the values we need today. BSU Choir will perform with other guest singers and musicians.

To register for this event, visit: http://www.ben.edu/Inclusion-Diversity/mlk.cfm

Jan
21
MLK Day of Education
Main Campus in Lisle
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Event Details

MLK Day of Education

Date: January 21

Time: 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Kindlon Hall, Fifth Floor

Contact: Cathy Gaddis    cgaddis@ben.edu

Event Description:

EVERYONE HAS A STORY TO TELL
Eight BenU Students Tell Their Personal Stories of Encounters with Racism and the Impact on Their Lives and How They, Now, View the World. Then you will get a chance to tell your personal story and receive information on the upcoming roundtable discussion groups on racism.

To register for this event, visit http://www.ben.edu/Inclusion-Diversity/mlk.cfm

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