Category Archives: Press Releases

Gabriel Bol Deng, a former Lost Boy of Sudan, will speak in Spain Auditorium at CBU on Thursday, April 3 at 3:00 p.m. Deng was 10 years old when North Sudanese Murahileen militiamen led a violent attack on his village of Ariang … Continue reading

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Memphis, TN – Christian Brothers University will play host to the first annual Memphis Cup of Nations Soccer Tournament and Festival on April 12, 2014. The all-day event will be held at CBU’s Signaigo Field, with soccer matches featuring 16 … Continue reading

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A Gulf South Conference-high four Christian Brothers University basketball players were named to the Academic All-GSC Team. The Bucs comprised half of the men’s Academic All-GSC Team. Senior guard Cory McArthy (St. Louis, Mo./Christian Brothers College HS), … Continue reading

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Canoes Made of Concrete, Bridges Made of Steel, and Mystery Projects Challenge Students The Christian Brothers University School of Engineering will play host to the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Deep South Conference on March 27-29. The Deep South … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS – Christian Brothers University will start men’s and women’s track and field this fall, interim athletic director Donna Crone announced. CBU cross country coach Bill Hoffman will also coach the track and field teams. “I think track and field … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University will offer information sessions for transfer students Monday-Thursday, March 17-20 at 5:30-6:30 p.m. each day. The sessions are open to any student who wants information about transferring to CBU, but special attention will be available … Continue reading

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The 2014 Gerard A. Vanderhaar Symposium will be held at CBU’s University Theater on March 27 at 7:00 p.m. The symposium seeks to continue Vanderhaar’s legacy by bringing a noted scholar or peace activist to Memphis each year to address social and moral issues … Continue reading

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Christian Brothers University junior guard Trey Casey (Cincinnati, Ohio, La Salle HS) has been named the school’s first Capital One First Team Academic All-American in more than a decade. Casey, who carries a perfect 4.0 GPA, is second in the GSC in scoring … Continue reading

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The Board of Trustees at Christian Brothers University welcomed two new members, Christopher Koch Jr. and Dr. Barbara Prescott, at its recent February meeting. Christopher Koch Jr. is Chief Operating Officer of the Catholic Diocese of Memphis. As COO, he … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS – As part of its Homecoming weekend festivities, CBU held the field dedication ceremony for Joe Nadicksbernd Field on Saturday morning, February 15 at the field. The school also formally retired the late Nadicksbernd’s number 45 jersey. Pictured above: … Continue reading

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