Category Archives: Faculty & Staff

MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University and the Memphis Public Library and Information Center, in cooperation with the Memphis Mayor’s Office, are partnering to present Memphis Reads, a city-wide initiative to promote literacy that will officially kick off on October 1. … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University (CBU) is making history among Lasallian institutions by becoming the first to incorporate a student chapter of the NAACP. In celebration, an official charter ceremony will take place on September 4 at 6:00 p.m. in … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University (CBU) has received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for nearly $60,000 to purchase an Advanced Psychophysiological Recording System, including a 64-channel electroencephalography system (commonly known as an EEG machine). The grant, awarded … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — A group of high-achieving Christian Brothers University business majors met early this year to found an innovative club with the international non-profit organization Enactus. Enactus is comprised of student, academic, and business leaders across the globe who work … Continue reading

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Nick Peña, Associate Professor of Art at CBU, is currently exhibiting his paintings at the Dixon Gallery and Gardens. The exhibition, titled “Processing the Ideal,” features large-scale paint­ings that re-visualize perceptions of the “American Dream” and the effects that pursuit … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Six De La Salle Christian Brothers affiliated with Christian Brothers University (CBU) will be among the 21 being honored by the Midwest District for their Jubilee ceremonies on July 19 at Lewis University in Romeoville, IL. Brother Robert … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University (CBU) hosted an event promoting comprehensive immigration reform on July 9 in the Wilson Family Commons of the Living Learning Center on the CBU campus. Billed as part of “A National Day of Action for … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University Director of Athletics Brian Summers has announced the promotion of Donna Crone to Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance. Crone has been Assistant Director of Athletics for Compliance for five years, also serving as Interim … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — The CBU School of Engineering hosted a week-long summer program called “Future Women Engineers” for high school girls from various Memphis area schools. Dr. Divya Choudhary was the program coordinator. Each day of the program, the students spent half the day in a … Continue reading

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Research overwhelming indicates happy employees are higher performers. With that in mind, Christian Brothers University (CBU) is offering Happiness 101 this summer, an online course designed for working adults. The Happiness 101 course is being offered as a Business class … Continue reading

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