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List of Events for: October 2020

Oct
21
29

Thrilling Thursday - Halloween Costume Challenge

Campus: Lisle
Time: - 11:57 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Virtual Event
Sponsored by: Programming Board - Office of Student Activities
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Thrilling Thursday - Halloween Costume Challenge

Date: October 21

Time: - 11:57 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Virtual Event

Event Sponsor: Programming Board - Office of Student Activities

  Event Description:  

Halloween Costume Challenge!

Take a photo of yourself in cosutme and email it to Dayam_Meraz-Hernandez@ben.edu between October 21 and October 29 at 11:59 p.m.

Voting will occur October 30-31.

10-31 costumes

Oct
26
30

Creepy Critters Halloween

Campus: Lisle
Time: All Day
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Virtual Event
Sponsored by: Jurica-Suchy Nature Museum
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Creepy Critters Halloween

Date: October 26

Time: All Day

Campus: Lisle

Location: Virtual Event

Event Sponsor: Jurica-Suchy Nature Museum

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

  Event Description:  

Debunk myths about nocturnal animals and learn more about local wildlife. 

Join the virtual program all week!

Oct
26
29

Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Campus: Lisle
Time: All Day
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Virtual Event
Sponsored by: Student Senate
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Virtual Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Date: October 26

Time: All Day

Campus: Lisle

Location: Virtual Event

Event Sponsor: Student Senate

  Event Description:  

Carve, paint or dress up a pumpkin for a chance to win a $25.00 Target gift card. Two Prizes Available!

To enter: email a picture of your pumpkin and a screenshot of a minimum $2.00 donation to cos.benedictine@gmail.com.

Donation link: https://www.bcrf.org

Submisisons open: 10/26 - 10/29

virtual pumpkin decorating

Oct
27

Domestic Violence Awareness Month - "Reclaiming Me" Photo Series

Campus: Lisle
Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Virtual Event
Sponsored by: PEACE Team
Contact: Bernadette Ramsden    bramsden@ben.edu
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Domestic Violence Awareness Month - "Reclaiming Me" Photo Series

Date: October 27

Time: 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Virtual Event

Event Sponsor: PEACE Team

Contact: Bernadette Ramsden    bramsden@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

Attend this program with Fempower, our Prevention Peer Educators, and special guest Meggie Hernandez-Zayas to discuss her photo series "Reclaiming Me" which shares the stories of real survivors and photos to display their "power, determination, beauty, and healing."

Contact Bernadette Ramsden at bramsden@ben.edu for more information.

Oct
27

Make a Difference Day

Campus: Lisle
Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Kindlon Hall, room 419
Sponsored by: Campus Ministry
Contact: Carrie Ankeny    cankeny@ben.edu
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Make a Difference Day

Date: October 27

Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Kindlon Hall, room 419

Event Sponsor: Campus Ministry

Contact: Carrie Ankeny    cankeny@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

Join Us to pack school supply kits for students in Glenbardwest 87.

Sign up here to participate.

2020-10-27 make a difference day

Oct
28

Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Coping Skills for Healthy Relationships

Campus: Lisle
Time: 7:00 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Virtual Event
Sponsored by: PEACE Team
Contact: Bernadette Ramsden    bramsden@ben.edu
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Domestic Violence Awareness Month - Coping Skills for Healthy Relationships

Date: October 28

Time: 7:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Virtual Event

Event Sponsor: PEACE Team

Contact: Bernadette Ramsden    bramsden@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

How do we take care of ourselves and others? How do we practice healthy communication? Join our Prevention Peer Educators for this program to discuss these topics and learn some healthy coping skills along the way!

Contact Bernadette Ramsden at bramsden@ben.edu for information.

Oct
28

Wellness Wednesday - Under One Roof: Health Communications & Boundaries in Family Relationships

Campus: Lisle
Time: 12:00 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Virtual Event
Sponsored by: Counseling Center
Contact: Liz Sodaro    esodaro@ben.edu
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Wellness Wednesday - Under One Roof: Health Communications & Boundaries in Family Relationships

Date: October 28

Time: 12:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Virtual Event

Event Sponsor: Counseling Center

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

Contact: Liz Sodaro    esodaro@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

Come Zoom with us!

Join the presentation via Zoom Meeting Link
Meeting Number: 873 9906 6389 

Quick registration required.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. As you prepare to return home for the holidays next month, join us for a lively discussion exploring healthy and unhealthy family relationships. What they look like, red flags and warning signs of an unhealthy relationship including domestic violence, and the importance of coping skills and self‐care practices to heal. Explore effective communication skills and setting boundaries within your relationships. Learn why individuals may stay in abusive relationships. Understand the importance of mental health and its role in helping to heal. We hope to see you there!!

Presented in Partnership by the Peace Team Peer Educators (Giselle Delgado & Natalie Discher) and Benedictine University Counseling Center Staff (Jayde Brejc and Rachel Maluta) If you can’t attend, the presentation will be recorded

Email esodaro@ben.edu if you have any questions.

Oct
29

Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought - "I Can't Breathe: Black Theology and the Remaking of Our World"

Campus: Lisle
Time: 7:00 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Virtual Event
Contact: Peter Huff    phuff@ben.edu
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Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought - "I Can't Breathe: Black Theology and the Remaking of Our World"

Date: October 29

Time: 7:00 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Virtual Event

Event Webpage: Visit Event Webpage

Contact: Peter Huff    phuff@ben.edu

  Event Description:  

We welcome Dr. Adam Clark (Xavier University) as our Visiting Scholar in Catholic Thought this semester.

“I Can’t Breathe: Black Theology and the Remaking of Our World”

Thursday, October 29, 7:00 PM

Zoom webinar link: - https://benu.zoom.us/s/87957670363

Oct
31

Pumpkin Painting with Theta Phi Alpha

Campus: Lisle
Time: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Campus: Lisle   |   Location: Virtual Event
Sponsored by: Theta Phi Alpha
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Pumpkin Painting with Theta Phi Alpha

Date: October 31

Time: 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM

Campus: Lisle

Location: Virtual Event

Event Sponsor: Theta Phi Alpha

  Event Description:  

Join Us for Pumpkin Painting!

Time: Oct 31, 2020 04:30 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting

https://benu.zoom.us/j/4848102145?pwd=RmtZdEx1M1UxTVFUdGZ1ZFRzcGdGUT09

Meeting ID: 484 810 2145

Passcode: pumpkin31

2020-10-31 pumpkin painting



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