News & Events
Concordia University Chicago has been as selected as both a 2014-15 College of Distinction and Christian College of Distinction. The University has been part of a select group of colleges to earn this prestigious recognition since 2010.
Dr. Michelle Morkert, associate professor and coordinator of the Women’s and Gender Studies Program at Concordia University Chicago, was recently awarded a Fulbright Scholar grant from the United States Department of State and the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.
Nearly 200 alumni of Concordia University Chicago, representing six decades of musicians, will return to campus for a free, historic Ensemble Reunion Concert on Sunday, June 29.
On Thursday, June 26, Dr. Nancy Lass, Dr. Shirley Morgenthaler, and Ms. Susan Gittings will present the Annual Brain Research Workshop for teachers and administrators, parents, counselors, social workers, and parents.
Concordia University Chicago is pleased to announce that Rev. Dr. Daniel Lee Gard, of Fort Wayne, IN, has accepted the call to serve as the University’s eleventh president.
Honoring service men and women, while celebrating community and country with timeless music, the University Band will perform its ninth annual Patriotic Pops Concert on Saturday, June 28 on the university campus.
On May 30, the Board of Regents Concordia University Chicago unanimously elected Rev. Dr. Daniel Lee Gard as the next President of the University. Gard is currently on the faculty of the Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, IN.
For the past three years, Concordia University System (CUS) students have praised the benefits of participating in the Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) National Student Marketing Competition. Now they are helping to “pay it forward” to even more students.
Dr. Heather Harder, of Crown Point, IN, recently received the Illinois Reading Educator of the Year award from the Illinois Reading Council. The award recognizes outstanding teachers who make contributions in promoting literacy.
The Undergraduate Commencement speaker will be Dr. Jan M. Westrick ’77, Professor of Education at Valparaiso University and the Graduate Commencement speaker is Lindsay Hansen Anderson, J.D.