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Nutritionist Glen Ellyn

'Biggest Loser' champ promotes 'slow, steady' weight loss

By Marie Wilson Michael Ventrella was the principal of the second annual open house Saturday at Ackerman Sports & Competence Center in Glen Ellyn, sharing exercise and nutrition tips he learned from his sustain winning season nine of NBC's “The Biggest

'Biggest Loser' visits Ackerman Sports & Fitness Center

Exhibitors file RunToday, Trust Nutrition, White Sox, XS Energy, Walgreens, Chiro One and Rub down Envy. The fitness center is located at 800 St. Charles Entr, Glen Ellyn. For more information, call (630) 317-0130.

Academic departments honor top students at Benedictine awards ceremony

Academic departments honor top students at Benedictine awards ceremony May 13, 2016 Phil Brozynski (630) 829-6094 pbrozynski@ben.edu

Lisle, Illinois ~ Benedictine University's best and brightest graduates were honored for their outstanding academic achievements at the Interfaith Baccalaureate Ceremony on May 6 at the Rice Center.

Dana Viola Cairns, the daughter of Dale and Florence Cairns of Lombard, was named the recipient of the Procopian Award, the highest honor that Benedictine University can bestow upon a graduating senior.

The Procopian Award is given for consistently outstanding curricular and extracurricular activities while at Benedictine. The award signifies that scholarship (a minimum 3.500 cumulative grade point average) and service are exemplified by the student. The selection is made by the University Honors Committee from a pool nominated by faculty.

The Honors Committee also named the recipients of the Awards in Academic