Category Archives: School of Arts

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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CBU School of Arts is renamed in honor of benefactor, Dr. Rose Deal MEMPHIS—Christian Brothers University (CBU) today announced the renaming of its School of Arts as the “Rose Deal School of Arts” in honor of a gift from the … Continue reading

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The CBU Office of Advancement and the Visual and Performing Arts Department will hold open auditions for A.R. Gurney’s Love Letters on January 27 at 7:00 p.m. in Kenrick 200. Auditions are open to everyone, but CBU alumni who fell in love … Continue reading

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Financial Support Continues for Special Ed Teachers Memphis – The Tennessee Department of Education has awarded a three-year renewal of the Become A Special Educator in TN (BASE-TN) grant to Christian Brothers University. This $225,000 grant provides financial support for … Continue reading

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Pulitzer Prize winning author Lucinda Franks will be discussing her book My Father’s Secret War at Christian Brothers University (CBU) on Wednesday, March 14. Franks’ talk will take place at 7:00 p.m. in Spain Auditorium in Buckman Hall on the … Continue reading

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Memphis- Dr. Peter Kreeft, Professor of Philosophy at Boston College, will present “Happiness: How Do You Get It? Christ’s Version vs. the World’s” as part of the Distinguished Catholic Lectors Series on Friday, April 20, at 7:00 p.m. in the … Continue reading

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Memphis- Tony Earley, who holds the Samuel Milton Fleming Chair in English at Vanderbilt University, will give a literary reading at Christian Brothers University (CBU) on Thursday, March 22 at 7:00 p.m. in Spain Auditorium. Winner of a National Magazine … Continue reading

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Memphis- Christian Brothers University’s (CBU) Visual and Performing Arts department will present Almost, Maine by John Cariani in the University Theater on March 30- April 1. Cariani employs elements of magical realism as he explores the mysteries of the human … Continue reading

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Christian Brothers University (CBU) will open its 2011-2012 theater season with Jeffry Hatcher’s adaption of Henry James novella “The Turn of the Screw,” October 28-30. “The Turn of the Screw,” a Victorian ghost story, contrives a young Governess who is … Continue reading

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Memphis- Mark Jarman, MFA, Centennial Professor of English and Director of Creative Writing at Vanderbilt University, will give a poetry reading at Christian Brothers University (CBU) on Thursday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. in the University Theater. Considered a key … Continue reading

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