New Graduates Celebrate Earning their Doctorates | Photo Slide Show

On Saturday, June 2, 2018, nine students celebrated their graduation from Benedictine University’s doctoral program in in values-driven leadership. A photo slide show is available at this link. Graduates include: Dr. Daniel Blood, Liberty Mutual Insurance Dr. Allison Dake, Regis University Dr. Patrick Farran, SAS Institute Dr. Marcia Kent, Children’s Hospital Colorado Dr. Melissa Norcross, Collaborative Gain Dr. Stephanie Quirk, College …

Air Force Colonel | Graduation Address

Three Commitments for the Coming Years: Competence, Contribution, Dreams | 2017 Undergraduate Commencement Speech by Dr. Lee DeRemer

Editor’s Note: On May 13, 2017, Dr. Lee DeRemer (a retired Air Force colonel, founder of Lifecycles, and graduate of the Ph.D. program in values-driven leadership) gave the commencement address at Benedictine University’s undergraduate ceremony. What follows is the text of his speech, which focused on three commitments graduates should make for the coming years. Good morning. I am honored …

Working executives earn PhD

Executives Celebrate Graduation from Doctoral Program

  Click the arrows above to scroll through slideshow.  Eleven Global Executives Graduate from Benedictine University with Doctorates in Values-Driven Leadership Chicago, Illinois (May 14, 2016) ~ On Saturday, May 14, eleven global leaders graduated from Benedictine University’s Center for Values-Driven Leadership (CVDL,, after earning their Doctorate of Philosophy (Ph.D). “Earning your Ph.D. while leading within a company takes an …

Graduation Photo Gallery

Commencement – May 10, 2014 [flgallery id=2 /]   [flgallery id=3 /]   Find portraits of our graduates here, or read a press release about this milestone event.   BE A PART OF A FUTURE COHORT Our Ph.D./D.B.A. program is designed for senior executives leading values-driven companies. Learn more