2022 ACI Celebration header

Friday, April 22, 2022

The University Club of Chicago

76 E. Monroe St., Chicago, Illinois 60603

5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. 

Cocktail hour from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Library
Dinner and program begin at 6:15 p.m. in Cathedral Hall

Music by North Park University Jazz Ambassadors

Please join us as we celebrate ACI’s 70th anniversary and raise critical funds for scholarships and programs for students attending ACI’s 26 member colleges and universities. Together, we can build student success through liberal arts and sciences for years to come. Evening highlights include a cocktail reception, three-course dinner, featured speaker Tracie Morris, BMO Financial Group. student testimonials and live music.

Featured Speaker

Tracie Morris

U.S. Chief Human Resources Officer & Chief Inclusion Officer
BMO Financial Group

Tracie Morris has worked in HR leadership roles for more than 20 years and has been active in the Chicago-area community. Chicago United included Morris in its 2021 Business Leaders of Color, where she defined success “more by what we do for others than what we do for ourselves.” She oversees strategic and operational governance for all aspects of HR at BMO Financial Group, including a strong focus on diversity and inclusion. Morris is a graduate of two ACI-member institutions, earning a bachelor’s degree in organizational communication from North Central College and a master’s degree in management and organizational behavior from Benedictine University.

Early bird tickets $275 each until Feb. 14, 2022.
Registration deadline: Friday, April 15, 2022.

Thank You Sponsors!


Information about event sponsorships and greetings is here

Questions? Please contact Mick Weltman, ACI executive director, at mweltman@acifund.org
or 312-263-2391, ext. 1.

A portion of each ticket sold is tax deductible.
Associated Colleges of Illinois is a 501(c)(3) organization.

Thank you for supporting ACI!


We're not around right now. But you can send us an email and we'll get back to you, asap.


Associated Colleges of Illinois is a not-for-profit corporation exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Contributions are tax deductible as provided by law. ©2022 Associated Colleges of Illinois

Log in

Forgot your details?