News & Events
A team of Concordia University Chicago undergraduate students recently placed second in the Midwest at a computer programming competition sponsored by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). The event, held at Iowa State University, included teams from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Ohio and Wisconsin.
Concordia University Chicago announced today that Illinois MAP Grant funding will be replaced with CUC institutional grants for both current and new undergraduate students for the 2016-2017 academic year, if the State of Illinois ultimately fails to fund the grants. This announcement comes less than a month after the University informed currently enrolled MAP Grant recipients that their grant funding would be honored by the University via an account credit during the current (2015-2016) academic year.
The University Band of Concordia University Chicago will perform its spring concert Friday, April 1. Admission is free, and the concert begins at 8 p.m. in the Chapel of Our Lord on the University’s River Forest campus
Online master's programs in Educational Technology, Instructional Design and Technology receive national ranking3/17/2016
Concordia University Chicago has been recognized by OnlineColleges.net, ranking among the best online master’s degrees in educational technology in the country. Concordia-Chicago’s Master of Arts in Educational Technology and Master of Science in Instructional Design and Technology ranked ninth nationally for 2016. Concordia-Chicago was the only university in Illinois and one of the few in the Midwest to receive a ranking in these areas of study.
The Kapelle, Concordia University Chicago’s premier choral ensemble, will present their spring home concert on Saturday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m., following their 10-day tour of Florida. The concert will be held in the Chapel of Our Lord on the university’s River Forest campus.
Concordia University Chicago’s Wind Symphony will perform on Friday, March 18 at 8 p.m. The free concert will be held in the university’s Chapel of Our Lord.
The Ferguson Art Gallery at Concordia University Chicago presents the Student Art and Graduating Art Minors’ Show, from March 4 to April 3. The exhibition, an eclectic array of two and three-dimensional student artwork, is free and open to the public.
Concordia University Chicago announced today that a credit will be applied to the accounts of students who were eligible to receive Illinois MAP Grants during the 2015-2016 academic year. The decision affects 558 Concordia-Chicago undergraduate students who are current MAP Grant recipients.
Five graduates of Concordia University Chicago are among the honorees of the 2016 Lutheran Education Association (LEA) Awards. The LEA Awards honor outstanding teachers who are active in the Lutheran community and who are committed to meeting the social, emotional, spiritual and cognitive needs of children, youth, adults and families.
The Collective of Concordia University Chicago presents “Banish All the World,” an adaptation of William Shakespeare’s “Henry IV” Parts 1 and 2. The play is directed by Brian Fruits and was adapted by Jason Narvy and Andrew Pederson, all faculty members at Concordia-Chicago.