Bell Tower Gala

Fourth Annual Charitable Event to Honor Daush, Dunavant, Perry MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University will hold its fourth annual Bell Tower Gala on Saturday, November 14 at the Hilton Memphis Tennessee Grand Ballroom at 6:00 p.m. This year's Gala is generously presented by FedEx Corporation . This unforgettable evening will be a festive charitable event, a tribute to the history of Lasallian education in Memphis, and a great way to reconnect with old friends. And since all... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Monday, November 9, 2015

CBU Named to Military Friendly Schools List

MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University announced today that it has been designated a 2016 Military Friendly ® School by Victory Media, the leader in successfully connecting the military and civilian worlds, and publisher of G.I. Jobs, STEM Jobs, and Military Spouse. Now in its seventh year, the original, premier Military Friendly ® Schools designation provides service members and their families with transparent, data- driven ratings about post-military education and career... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Monday, November 9, 2015 | 0 comments

Baptist College of Health Sciences and CBU Compete in Health Care Case Study

MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University, Baptist College of Health Sciences, and the Assisi Foundation of Memphis will present the inaugural Baptist College–CBU Inter-Professional Health Care Case Study Challenge on Saturday, November 14, from 9:00 a.m. until noon, in the University Theater on the campus of CBU. Each school has assembled an interdisciplinary team of five students to prepare a solution(s) to a specific case study. This case study focuses on a fictitious outbreak of... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Wednesday, October 28, 2015 | 0 comments

CBU’s Latino Student Success Program Recognized by President Obama

Tweets by @FromCBU UPDATE 1:15 p.m: WATCH A LIVE STREAM OF PRESIDENT OBAMA'S ADDRESS TO GUESTS AT 3 P.M. CST WATCH HERE MEMPHIS - Christian Brothers University is proud to join the nearly 150 public and private sector organizations who answered the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics’ 25th anniversary call to action. Dr. John Smarrelli , President of CBU, and Franky Paz, Sports Management, ‘18, will represent the University at an event... Read More
Posted by Joshua Colfer at Wednesday, October 14, 2015 | 0 comments

Alumni and Family Weekend Brings CBU Community Together

Last weekend, CBU alums and their families flocked to campus to take part in the largest alumni and family weekend in CBU history. With over 20 events taking place across campus during the four-day program, alums had numerous opportunities to participate in a wide range of activities, ranging from an address by former U.S. Treasurer Anna Escobedo Cabral to sampling rums from local liquor aficionado Brad Pitts at Saturday’s Cannon Ball.    Despite the difference in age, location,... Read More
Posted by Joshua Colfer at Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 0 comments

Sister Simone Campbell Keynote Speaker for Vanderhaar Symposium

Fresh off her latest “Nuns on the Bus” tour, this special Vanderhaar Symposium event welcomes Sister Simone Campbell, SSS to Memphis to share the stories of injustice, poverty, and division she gathered from America's heartland. In her talk she looks to amplify the concerns of the individuals, families, and communities she connected with on her recent travels. She will speak at the Dr. Gerard A. Vanderhaar Symposium, held Friday, October 30 at 7:30 p.m. in the main sanctuary at First... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Tuesday, October 13, 2015 | 0 comments

Christian Brothers University Ranked in Top Tier of Southern Universities by U.S. News

MEMPHIS - Christian Brothers University ( CBU ) continues to claim its place among the Top Tier of Southern Universities according to U.S. News and World Report’s 2016 edition of “ America’s Best Colleges. ” CBU is ranked 27th of 127 schools included among the Regional Universities category in the U.S. News methodology, which is based upon classifications created by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. Regional Universities are defined as those offering a broad scope... Read More
Posted by Joshua Colfer at Wednesday, September 9, 2015 | 0 comments

Former U.S. Treasurer Anna Escobedo Cabral to Speak at 2015 Alumni and Family Weekend

During this year’s Alumni and Family Weekend, CBU will be visited by former Treasurer of the United States, Anna Escobedo Cabral. Ms. Cabral will deliver the 2015 Lasallian Leadership Keynote Address during the Women’s Leadership Conference. The program is presented by the President’s Commission on Women and sponsored by the office of advancement. Ms. Cabral's lecture and the women's conference is an important component of Alumni and Family Weekend that focuses on recognizing the... Read More
Posted by Joshua Colfer at Thursday, September 3, 2015 | 0 comments

CBU Welcomes the 145th Class of New Students to Campus

WATCH: HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE 2015 WELCOME (BACK) WEEKEND MEMPHIS - During the weekend of August 21-23rd, over 350 freshmen arrived on campus to usher in the 2015-2016 school year. Their entrance marks CBU’s 145th year of operation in the city of Memphis, and kicked off with events and programs aimed at exposing new students to the many facets of life at CBU.    To begin the second day of WBW, students and their families filled the University Theater to hear from CBU alum... Read More
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CBU Board Of Trustees Welcomes Five New Members

MEMPHIS — The Board of Trustees at Christian Brothers University (CBU) welcomes five new members: David L. Archer , Tyree C. Daniels , Fr. Robert Marshall Jr. , Paul Posey Jr. , and Bemetra L. Simmons . David Archer is president and CEO of Saint Francis Healthcare. The Saint Francis system (Tenet Healthcare Corporation) includes 519-bed Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis, 198 bed Saint Francis Hospital-Bartlett, The Surgery Center at Saint Francis, and several outpatient facilities... Read More
Posted by Cory Dugan at Tuesday, July 28, 2015 | 0 comments