Category: CBU News
Tuesday, November 5, 2019
MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University (CBU) announces that the Board of Trustees of the university approved a plan at its October 28 meeting to bring all CBU employees to a living wage of $15 an hour.
“Christian Brothers University’s values are based upon the beliefs and educational philosophy of St. John Baptist de La Salle, who advocated education for the poor,” said Jack Shannon, president of CBU. “Thus, a just and living wage for our employees is in line...
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Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Women Entrepreneurship Week is celebrated around the world and across the United States the week of October 19-26. In honor and celebration of women entrepreneurs, the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at Christian Brothers University (CBU) is hosting a panel on Friday, October 25 to discuss a variety of topics related to being a female business leader. This panel discussion will be held in Spain Auditorium in Buckman Hall on CBU’s campus, from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m. This...
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Friday, October 4, 2019
MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University will celebrate the inauguration of Jack Shannon as its 23rd president throughout the week of September 29 - October 5. Members from all parts of the CBU community—students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends—will join together for various events to welcome President Shannon to the CBU family.
To celebrate CBU’s Lasallian heritage, excellence in education, and commitment to service, the University has...
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Wednesday, October 2, 2019
MEMPHIS — Eighteen students from Shelby County are taking advantage of a unique opportunity offered by Christian Brothers University (CBU) in Memphis. CBU’s Lasallian College provides special benefits and services exclusively to Shelby County graduates who plan to major in any one of the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering, or math).
Dr. Johnell A. Goins, director of the Lasallian College, has high hopes for the Lasallian College scholars. “I am really...
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Tuesday, September 10, 2019
CBU moves into top 25 of Southern Regional Universities
MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University (CBU) continues to garner high marks from a list of prestigious rankings of colleges and universities, according to recent data released by U.S. News & World Report , the Princeton Review , and Forbes.
According to a list released September 9 by U.S. News & World Report, CBU jumped 14 spots — from #39 to #25 — among the top Southern Regional...
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