Category Archives: Press Releases

MEMPHIS — Several local Somali women refugees are finding serenity within Peace of Thread to help combat a rocky past, while learning useful skills to help them adapt in their new homes. Peace of Thread (POT) is a non-profit organization … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS, TN — Dr. Siripong Malasri has been appointed Dean of the School of Engineering at Christian Brothers University (CBU). Malasri has already played a significant role within the CBU engineering program during his 25-year tenure as a faculty member, … Continue reading

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Research overwhelming indicates happy employees are higher performers. With that in mind, Christian Brothers University (CBU) is offering Happiness 101 this summer, an online course designed for working adults. The Happiness 101 course is being offered as a Business class … Continue reading

Posted in Academics, Adult Professional Studies, Faculty & Staff, Press Releases, School of Business

Bachelor’s and Associate Degrees in Psychology, Business and General Studies Added MEMPHIS — In response to the changing market demands in adult undergraduate education, Christian Brothers University (CBU) has established the College of Adult Professional Studies. CBU has long been … 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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MEMPHIS — On May 17, Christian Brothers University (CBU) will claim the distinction of graduating the first class of physician assistants educated in the city of Memphis — 31 students who were admitted into the first cohort of the city’s … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University President Dr. John Smarrelli Jr., has appointed Brian Summers as CBU’s seventh Director of Athletics, effective June 30. Summers comes to CBU after a distinguished 13-year career at Lewis University, a fellow NCAA D-II Lasallian school … Continue reading

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CBU will host a lecture and demonstration by Ben McClelland, the main author of the book Lifesaving Labradors, on April 30 at 5:30 p.m. in Spain Auditorium. McClelland is a Professor and Schillig Chair of English at the University of … Continue reading

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Memphis, TN – Carolyn Head has been newly appointed as the CFO and Vice President for Administration & Finance for Christian Brothers University (CBU), effective June 1, 2014. In her role as Vice President for Administration and Finance, Head serves … Continue reading

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Ignite is a geek event in over 100 cities worldwide. At theses events, Ignite presenters share their personal and professional passions, using 20 slides that auto-advance every 15 seconds for a total of just five minutes. And, for the second … Continue reading

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