Category Archives: Press Releases

Memphis Reads, the citywide community reading program sponsored by Christian Brothers University and the Memphis Public Library and Information Center, in cooperation with the Memphis Mayor’s Office, will host author Dinaw Mengestu at both the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — The Board of Trustees at Christian Brothers University welcomes six new members: Richard A. Cargile, Leslie L. Daniel, Russell J. Hensley, Maria Lensing, Harold G. McNeil, and Glenn W. Mitchell. ———————————————————– Richard Cargile (’82) is the President of Midstream … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — The Beverly and Sam Ross Gallery at Christian Brothers University (CBU) announces the opening of “Creative Fire,” a retrospective exhibition by Memphis painter Sue S. Miller, on October 10. A public reception for the artist will be held … Continue reading

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Christian Brothers University (CBU) will honor Michael Pohlman as its 2014 Distinguished Alumnus and Analice Sowell as the Distinguished Young Alumna at its 3rd Annual Bell Tower Gala on Saturday, November 15. The Distinguished Alumnus Award, CBU’s highest alumni award, … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University (CBU) conferred its 2015 CBU Lasallian Fellowships at a dinner for the honorees and their families and friends on September 11, 2014. Ronald Fotso, Lauren Harrett, Mallory Harvey, Shanice Oliver and John David “JD” Wolfe … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University (CBU) continues its long-standing status among the Top Tier of Southern Universities according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2015 edition of “America’s Best Colleges.” CBU is ranked 26th of 132 schools included among the … Continue reading

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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 — An exhibition of photographic portraits entitled “Face It Memphis!” opens in the Beverly & Sam Ross Gallery at Christian Brothers University on August 15 with a public reception, 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. The exhibit will be on display … Continue reading

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