Students, alumni, colleagues and friends attend a lecture by one of last year's speakers Dr. John Rziha.  Photo courtesy Benedictine College ​Ministry.

Symposium on Advancing the New Evangelization to take place this weekend

By Ellen Petersen, The Circuit. The Benedictine College Institute for Missionary Activity is hosting this year’s sixth annual Symposium on Advancing the New Evangelization the weekend of March 31-April 1. The Symposium will feature four keynote speakers, four invited speakers from across the country and 40 colloquium speakers. The theme for this year’s symposium is […]

24-Hour Theatre recap

By Hope Thompson, The Circuit. When senior Rosemary Herold first heard about a 24-Hour Theatre festival, she knew that the Benedictine College theatre department would be the perfect environment for such a thing. “I heard about 24-Hour Theatre a few years ago from my sister, who went to school in Vancouver,” she said. “With our […]

The ladies of the group outside of a home of the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta, India. Photo by Rebecca Loew.

Calcutta Mission Trip

By Hope Thompson, The Circuit. Seventeen men and women from Benedictine College traded their swimsuits for saris this spring break and spent the week with the Missionaries of Charity in Calcutta, India. Junior Olivia Hoopes, sophomore Rebecca Loew and Father Jay led the group. Hoopes said initially her decision to lead the trip did not […]

Upcoming little siblings weekend

By Sarah Sapenoff, The Circuit. One of Benedictine’s many traditions is scheduled for the weekend of March 24. Little Sibling’s Weekend is a traditional event that is put on by the student ambassadors. The weekend gives Benedictine students a chance to have their little siblings visit campus and stay with them. “The goal for Little […]