News & Events
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.
Concordia University Chicago’s College of Arts and Sciences will host Arts en Español, on Saturday, May 3, at 6 p.m., in the West Annex.
The Concordia University Chicago baseball team is ranked second in the Midwest Region in the first of three regional rankings released by the NCAA.
In celebration of Concordia University Chicago’s 150th Anniversary, the CUC music department has released four new settings of Psalm 150, for which sheet music is now available for free download.
Concordia University Chicago’s Artists of Concordia Theatre (A.C.T.) will present “Next to Normal” beginning April 3. Performances will take place at Concordia-Chicago’s new performance space in the Madison Street Theatre.
Concordia University Chicago’s Kapelle, the University’s premier vocal ensemble will perform at the Chicago Symphony Center, Monday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m.
Concordia University Chicago announced the appointment of Dr. Claudia Santin as Dean of the University’s College of Business today.