Music

University Band celebrates the season with Christmas concert

Concordia-Chicago’s University Band will host their annual Christmas concert on Friday, Dec. 9 at 8 p.m. The free, festive performance will be held in the Chapel of Our Lord.

Community

Cheap eats near campus

CUC’s location in a bustling suburban area means we have no shortage of delicious, and inexpensive, places to eat near campus.

Community

Service of Lessons & Carols celebrates Christmas in scripture and song

The University will present its annual Service of Lessons & Carols on Dec. 3 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m., and Dec. 4 at 4 p.m. in the Chapel of Our Lord.

University

Provost Ankerberg to serve as next CUW/CUAA president

Dr. Erik Ankerberg BA ’92, Concordia University Chicago’s provost, senior vice president for academics and chief academic officer, has accepted the call to become president of Concordia University Wisconsin & Ann Arbor.

Students

Student computer programming team continues to dominate in the local area

For the seventh time in eight years, a team of Concordia University Chicago students finished first place among Chicago-area competitors in the IEEEXtreme 24-Hour Programming Competition.

Lectures / Conferences

Concordia-Chicago welcomes Ken Myers in Lectureship in Christianity, Humanities and Public Life

Myers will deliver his lecture, “Notes Concerning the Dissolution of Culture (with apologies to T.S. Eliot)” on Nov. 17 at 7 p.m.

Theater

"Peer Gynt" opens Nov. 3 at Concordia-Chicago's Bergmann Theatre

The Artists of Concordia Theatre (A.C.T.) presents Henrik Ibsen's "Peer Gynt," directed by Andrew Pederson with musical direction by Maurice Boyer. Free performances will run Nov. 3, 4, 10 and 11 at 8 p.m.

Students

Students bring the love of Christ to the community on Service Saturdays

Every Saturday this academic year, up to a dozen Concordia-Chicago students have been venturing off campus to serve the community.

Art

Aimée Beaubien art exhibition opens Oct. 31 in Ferguson Gallery

“Twine About Around Together” by Aimée Beaubien is a mixed-media exhibit, free and open to the public from Oct. 31 to Dec. 17. A reception with the artist will be held in the gallery on Nov. 6.

Music

Wind Symphony and Kapelle present fall home concerts at Concordia-Chicago

The Wind Symphony will perform on Friday, Oct. 28 at 8 p.m., and the Kapelle will perform on Sunday, Oct. 30 at 4 p.m. Both concerts are free to attend in the Chapel of Our Lord.

Students

University awards first Dr. Rosa J. Young scholarship

Concordia-Chicago senior Mackenzie Jean-Marcoux was named the first recipient of the Dr. Rosa J. Young Opportunity Scholarship, an award to provide support for African-American students pursuing church-related professions at CUC.

Theater

"Silent Sky" opens Oct. 7 at Concordia-Chicago's Bergmann Theatre

The Artists of Concordia Theatre presents “Silent Sky,” a play by Lauren Gunderson, directed by Brian Fruits. Free performances will run Oct. 7-9 and Oct. 14-16.