Lisle, Illinois ~ Benedictine University officially named its College of Business after Daniel L. Goodwin, a local real estate executive and vice chair of the University’s board of trustees, in honor of his extraordinary philanthropic support and leadership at a dedication ceremony on Friday.
Archives Oct. 14, 2016
In the first 20 years of the 20th century, hundreds of public library buildings were built in towns across the United States through the philanthropy of Andrew Carnegie. Illinois ranks third in the total number of libraries built with a Carnegie grant. Take a visual journey of our state's historical Carnegie Libraries-including our very own St. Charles Public Library on Wednesday, October 26 at 7:00 p.m. Historian Annette Baldwin will share details about the architecture of the Carnegie Library, the historical period which inspired its origination, and discover how communities have preserved and/or expanded their original library.