This year, Memphis Reads has selected the international best seller The Book Thief by Australian writer Marcus Zusak as its 2017 community read book.Appearing on the New York Times bestseller list for more than 500 weeks, The Book Thief has...Read More MEMPHIS — The Beverly & Sam Ross Gallery at Christian Brothers University announces the opening of two exhibits on October 13.In the main gallery, “Forgotten Fables and Footlong Fractals” will showcase roughly 30 multi-media works by Jimmy Crosthwait .CBU is featured in the study for leaving its students with very little private student debt. Read More Ron Brandon has been named chief financial officer and vice president for administration & finance for Christian Brothers University (CBU), effective October 11, 2017.Brandon comes to CBU from the Catholic Diocese of Memphis, where he currently serves as chief financial officer. Read More Christian Brothers University and Aramark Food Services are proud to announce a new partnership with Memphis Tilth’s Bring It Food Hub Program , an aggregate distributor of local food, all of which is sourced from over three dozen farms within a 150-mile radius of Memphis.
Duffie holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and... John Smarrelli (CBU President), Manny Belen (City of Memphis, Chief Engineer), Mayor Jim Strickland , Dr.As extensive radiocarbon dating from these villages attests, the Mc Farland people inhabited the upper Duck Valley between 200 B. While a small burial mound may exist outside the walls, there is no direct evidence that the enclosure was used in funerary ritual as were some of the related Hopewell sites in Ohio.The most recent hypothesis is that the Old Stone Fort was some kind of celestial observatory, since the parallel entrance walls seem to point toward the position of the sun at summer solstice.The Tennessee Historical Society became the state affiliate of National History Day in the 2008-9 academic year.Since that time, student and educator participation across the state has more than doubled.