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Chicago Tribune
Da classic Chicago accent is almost entirely gone from TV, moviesof the things that I found in my research," said Durian, an adjunct professor o
Da classic Chicago accent is almost entirely gone from TV, movies
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
of the things that I found in my research," said Durian, an adjunct professor of English who teaches at the College of DuPage and Northern Illinois University, "is that, among baby boomers — people like Dennis Farina — you were more... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Rep. McSweeney legislation should rein in excessive spendingsaid he filed the legislation in response to a number of reports of questionabl
Rep. McSweeney legislation should rein in excessive spending
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
said he filed the legislation in response to a number of reports of questionable expenses by local officials. Ousted College of DuPage President Robert Brueder, for example, billed taxpayers for his membership in a shooting club and the food... Read more
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Northwest Herald
David McSweeney bill to rein in Illinois local government expenses headed to governorvote. Last month it passed the House, 113-0. Cullerton has been an outspoken cr
David McSweeney bill to rein in Illinois local government expenses headed to governor
Northwest Herald / Posted 7 days ago
vote. Last month it passed the House, 113-0. Cullerton has been an outspoken critic of the spending practices of ousted College of DuPage President Robert Brueder. The bill requires governments to draft ordinances defining acceptable expenses,... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage looking to keep tuition, taxes flatCollege of DuPage officials are planning to keep tuition flat and hold the line
College of DuPage looking to keep tuition, taxes flat
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
College of DuPage officials are planning to keep tuition flat and hold the line on property taxes during the next fiscal year, even while preparing for the possibility they won't receive any financial support from the state. Under normal... Read more
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Daily Herald
Panel suggests ways for College of DuPage to keep its accreditationA College of DuPage task force has developed a list of recommendations for how
Panel suggests ways for College of DuPage to keep its accreditation
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
A College of DuPage task force has developed a list of recommendations for how to resolve issues raised by an accreditation agency that put the school on probation. The Higher Learning Commission in December placed the Glen Ellyn-based school on two... Read more
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Daily Herald
Clinton stop came as surprise for Park Ridge mayorbe covering the Clinton fundraiser today, so get live updates via Twitter by fo
Clinton stop came as surprise for Park Ridge mayor
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
be covering the Clinton fundraiser today, so get live updates via Twitter by following @KerryLester. A May 5 letter by College of DuPage trustee Diane McGuire to the Higher Learning Commission says she asked college administrators for invoices... Read more
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Daily Herald
WDCB expands frequency to reach greater audienceGLEN ELLYN -- WDCB, the College of DuPage's public radio station serving Chicag
WDCB expands frequency to reach greater audience
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
GLEN ELLYN -- WDCB, the College of DuPage's public radio station serving Chicagoland for 39 years through its 5,000 watt FM signal at 90.9 from West suburban Glen Ellyn, has added a second signal at 90.7 FM. Based in Chicago, FM 90.7 will bring... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The death of Guy Clark continues a grievous yearone magical night outdoors in Austin, Texas, his spiritual home despite longtim
The death of Guy Clark continues a grievous year
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
one magical night outdoors in Austin, Texas, his spiritual home despite longtime residence in Nashville. He played College of DuPage here as a solo act and did some songwriters-in-the-round gigs where he and fellow greats -- I'm thinking... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
West Palm Beach area is a desired summer travel spotBeth Leone, professor and coordinator of hospitality and tourism management in
West Palm Beach area is a desired summer travel spot
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 13 days ago
Beth Leone, professor and coordinator of hospitality and tourism management in the Culinary and Hospitality Center at the College of DuPage, told Wallet Hub that travel will definitely be on the rise this year. “The amount of Americans traveling... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lester: Breuder awarded unemployment, but College of DuPage is fighting itOusted College of DuPage President Robert Breuder has been awarded unemployment
Lester: Breuder awarded unemployment, but College of DuPage is fighting it
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Ousted College of DuPage President Robert Breuder has been awarded unemployment benefits, I've learned. But COD is appealing that decision in what is already proving to be a lengthy and contentious legal battle. Here's the situation, in a nutshell:... Read more
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Daily Herald
Why community colleges want live mascotsa mascot based on the school nickname. However, the Elgin Community College Spa
Why community colleges want live mascots
Daily Herald / Posted 14 days ago
a mascot based on the school nickname. However, the Elgin Community College Spartans have had Spartacat since 1999, and the College of DuPage Chaparrals in Glen Ellyn debuted Chappy in 2011. COD spokesman Joe Moore said the Chaparrals nickname... Read more
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Western Springs Suburban Press
Suburban Life Sound Off: May 2-8, 2016of this constitutional requirement by our current president. Previous board to
Suburban Life Sound Off: May 2-8, 2016
Western Springs Suburban Press / Posted 18 days ago
of this constitutional requirement by our current president. Previous board to blame Referring to the "Bad move for College of DuPage," had the previous board done their job, we probably would not have had to spend all that money on... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Area trio helps lead Rock Valley College to Nationalsnext game, our first game at nationals."Adolph, who is 23-2 on the year, was RV
Area trio helps lead Rock Valley College to Nationals
The Journal-Standard / Posted 19 days ago
next game, our first game at nationals."Adolph, who is 23-2 on the year, was RVC's pitcher of record in the 6-5 win over College of DuPage in the Regional final last Saturday. She worked eight innings, allowing four earned runs on nine hits, and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lester: Suburban schools left holding bag for college entrance examsRepublican Peter DiCianni, a DuPage County Board member, in the race for the 8t
Lester: Suburban schools left holding bag for college entrance exams
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Republican Peter DiCianni, a DuPage County Board member, in the race for the 8th District in November. Newly appointed College of DuPage President Ann Rondeau is a member of the Union League Club of Chicago. So is William Hay, the president of... Read more
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Daily Herald
Daily Herald honored with 10 Lisagor awardsstruggles of a Schaumburg family that has been torn apart by addiction. The pa
Daily Herald honored with 10 Lisagor awards
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
struggles of a Schaumburg family that has been torn apart by addiction. The paper's ongoing coverage of the turmoil at the College of DuPage by staff writers Robert Sanchez and Christopher Placek was honored with the award for Political and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Q&A, new College of DuPage president: Time to 'rise above the norm'New College of DuPage President Ann Rondeau has been appointed and approved, si
Q&A, new College of DuPage president: Time to 'rise above the norm'
Daily Herald / Posted 23 days ago
New College of DuPage President Ann Rondeau has been appointed and approved, signed her contract and toured the school's Glen Ellyn campus. Come July 1, the sixth president in the college's 49-year history will begin leading the institution forward... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A mother's message from the gravethe same for my own children. And making sure they know it comes from the most
A mother's message from the grave
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
the same for my own children. And making sure they know it comes from the most profound place I know: a mother's heart. David McGrath, emeritus English professor at the College of DuPage, lives and teaches in Florida. He is author of "The Territor... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage OKs new president's contractCOD approves 3-year contract with new president College of DuPage trustees sig
College of DuPage OKs new president's contract
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
COD approves 3-year contract with new president College of DuPage trustees signed a contract last night putting Ann Rondeau at the helm of the school for the next three years. Rondeau, a retired Navy vice admiral, will become the first female... Read more
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Glen Ellyn News Leader
College of DuPage trustees approve contract with new college presidentThe majority of College of DuPage trustees on May 5 approved a three-year emplo
College of DuPage trustees approve contract with new college president
Glen Ellyn News Leader / Posted 24 days ago
The majority of College of DuPage trustees on May 5 approved a three-year employment contract with Rondeau, who will start July 1. The agreement calls for Rondeau to receive a salary not to exceed $325,000 for the first year of employment. After... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage approves 3-year contract with new presidentCollege of DuPage trustees signed a contract Thursday night putting Ann Rondeau
College of DuPage approves 3-year contract with new president
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
College of DuPage trustees signed a contract Thursday night putting Ann Rondeau at the helm of the school for the next three years. Rondeau, a retired Navy vice admiral, will become the first female president at the state's largest community... Read more
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Lemont Reporter
Lemont High School athletes make college commitmentsaverage was second on the team last season, during which she was named MVP and
Lemont High School athletes make college commitments
Lemont Reporter / Posted 24 days ago
average was second on the team last season, during which she was named MVP and served as team’s co-captain. Mathis (College of DuPage) and Whittingham (Arizona State) were standouts on the volleyball team last fall, Mathis as a middle... Read more
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Daily Herald
ECC board members relieved Sam won't be leavingThough Elgin Community College President David Sam was poised to leave to help
ECC board members relieved Sam won't be leaving
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Though Elgin Community College President David Sam was poised to leave to help run the tumultuous College of DuPage, ECC board members say there are no hard feelings. In fact, they're relieved Sam will be sticking around another four years. "This... Read more
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Daily Herald
Will questions about auditor affect College of DuPage probe?A suburban Republican lawmaker cast doubt on a high-profile, ongoing audit into
Will questions about auditor affect College of DuPage probe?
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
A suburban Republican lawmaker cast doubt on a high-profile, ongoing audit into the College of DuPage's operations because of the campaign spending questions dogging Illinois Auditor General Frank Mautino. Republicans led by state Rep. Grant Wehrli... Read more
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Daily Herald
Aurora man charged with rubbing his bare feet on library patronservice for a June 1999 situation in which he also touched his bare feet agains
Aurora man charged with rubbing his bare feet on library patron
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
service for a June 1999 situation in which he also touched his bare feet against the bare feet of a woman in the library of the College of DuPage in Glen Ellyn. Carlton's next court appearance is scheduled for May 16 in front of Judge Liam Bre... Read more
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Daily Herald
COD set to ink three-year contract with new presidentCollege of DuPage trustees are expected to approve a three-year contract Thursd
COD set to ink three-year contract with new president
Daily Herald / Posted 25 days ago
College of DuPage trustees are expected to approve a three-year contract Thursday with Ann Rondeau, a retired Navy vice admiral who will become the school's first woman president. Trustees will vote on the tentative pact during a special meeting at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Saddle up for Opening Day at Arlington Park7 Hear the harmonizing guys of Under the Streetlamp in concert for two shows o
Saddle up for Opening Day at Arlington Park
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
7 Hear the harmonizing guys of Under the Streetlamp in concert for two shows on Saturday at Belushi Performance Hall at College of DuPage's McAninch Arts Center, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn. $46-$56; $65 VIP seating. (847) 942-4000 or... Read more
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Woodridge Reporter
Salt Creek Ballet to make beautiful pointethan 18. They can be purchased by phone at 630-942-4000 or online at www.atthem
Salt Creek Ballet to make beautiful pointe
Woodridge Reporter / Posted 26 days ago
than 18. They can be purchased by phone at 630-942-4000 or online at www.atthemac.org. The McAninch Arts Center is on the College of DuPage campus at 425 Fawell Blvd. About Salt Creek BalletSalt Creek Ballet has produced performances for more... Read more
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SaukValley.com
College of DuPage appoints its first female presidentadmiral in the U.S. Navy. “The depth and breadth of her experience, knowledge
College of DuPage appoints its first female president
SaukValley.com / Posted 26 days ago
admiral in the U.S. Navy. “The depth and breadth of her experience, knowledge and understanding is exactly what we need at College of DuPage at this time,” Bernstein said. In October, the board fired former College of DuPage President Robert... Read more
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Daily Herald
Music notes: Off the Trax packs 3 nights of tunesChristopher Kale Jones, Brandon Wardell and Shonn Wiley: 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday,
Music notes: Off the Trax packs 3 nights of tunes
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
Christopher Kale Jones, Brandon Wardell and Shonn Wiley: 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday, May 7, McAninch Arts Center at the College of DuPage, 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn. Program features hits, originally performed by Frankie Valli, Elvis Presley,... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage appoints its first female presidentGLEN ELLYN, Ill. -- A retired Navy vice admiral is set to become the College of
College of DuPage appoints its first female president
Daily Herald / Posted 26 days ago
GLEN ELLYN, Ill. -- A retired Navy vice admiral is set to become the College of DuPage's first female president in the suburban Chicago school's 49-year history. Board members voted Monday night to appoint Ann Rondeau as the sixth president of the... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
College of DuPage appoints its first female president(AP) — A retired Navy vice admiral is set to become the College of DuPage's fir
College of DuPage appoints its first female president
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 27 days ago
(AP) — A retired Navy vice admiral is set to become the College of DuPage's first female president in the suburban Chicago school's 49-year history. Board members voted Monday night to appoint Ann Rondeau as the sixth president of the state's... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
COD chooses Ann Rondeau as next president; ECC leader had been in the runninghumbled and honored that the board of trustees has confidence in my ability to
COD chooses Ann Rondeau as next president; ECC leader had been in the running
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
humbled and honored that the board of trustees has confidence in my ability to serve successfully as the president of the College of DuPage," Rondeau said in a statement following the vote. “I am thrilled to become a part of this truly stellar,... Read more
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Daily Herald
Retired vice admiral named new COD presidentRetired vice admiral named new College of DuPage president A retired Navy vice
Retired vice admiral named new COD president
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Retired vice admiral named new College of DuPage president A retired Navy vice admiral who described herself as a "nontraditional" candidate is poised to become the first female president in the 49-year history of the College of DuPage. Full... Read more
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My Suburban Life
College of DuPage chooses Ann Rondeau as next presidenthumbled and honored that the Board of Trustees has confidence in my ability to
College of DuPage chooses Ann Rondeau as next president
My Suburban Life / Posted 27 days ago
humbled and honored that the Board of Trustees has confidence in my ability to serve successfully as the president of the College of DuPage," Rondeau said in a statement following the vote. “I am thrilled to become a part of this truly stellar,... Read more
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Daily Herald
COD acknowledges Open Meetings Act violationCollege of DuPage trustees approved Monday a court order admitting a previous b
COD acknowledges Open Meetings Act violation
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
College of DuPage trustees approved Monday a court order admitting a previous board violated the Open Meetings Act in 2014 when it voted behind closed doors to extend the contract of then-President Robert Breuder. The board voted 4-3 to accept the... Read more
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Daily Herald
Retired vice admiral named new College of DuPage presidentherself as a "nontraditional" candidate is poised to become the first woman pre
Retired vice admiral named new College of DuPage president
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
herself as a "nontraditional" candidate is poised to become the first woman president in the 49-year history of the College of DuPage. COD board members Monday voted to appoint Ann Rondeau as the sixth president of the state's largest... Read more
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Daily Herald
Batavia golf club maker thinks outside the tee box"I had a business out of my father's house. I played high school golf (at Glenb
Batavia golf club maker thinks outside the tee box
Daily Herald / Posted 28 days ago
"I had a business out of my father's house. I played high school golf (at Glenbard South) and I played college golf (at College of DuPage and Florida Southern University) and when I got out of college I took a job at Village Links in Glen Ellyn... Read more
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SaukValley.com
SportShorts for Monday, May 2, 2016matches were played Saturday. Prairie State won with 27 points, while Moraine
SportShorts for Monday, May 2, 2016
SaukValley.com / Posted 28 days ago
matches were played Saturday. Prairie State won with 27 points, while Moraine Valley (13) won a tiebreaker against the College of DuPage (13) for second place. Rounding out the field were Oakton (7), Waubonsee (5�), McHenry (1), and Sauk Valley... Read more
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Daily Herald
Q&A with College of DuPage chairwoman: Trustees must move forwardCollege of DuPage board Chairwoman Deanne Mazzochi says she knew before her ele
Q&A with College of DuPage chairwoman: Trustees must move forward
Daily Herald / Posted 29 days ago
College of DuPage board Chairwoman Deanne Mazzochi says she knew before her election in April 2015 that the school was facing a challenging situation. But no one could have predicted all the controversies, investigations and political divisions that... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Crystal Lake South grad Cooper picked by 49ersrepresents the end of a long, winding journey to the NFL that started in Bowlin
Crystal Lake South grad Cooper picked by 49ers
Northwest Herald / Posted 29 days ago
represents the end of a long, winding journey to the NFL that started in Bowling Green, made a pit stop at College of DuPage and ended at Ole Miss. In the past two seasons at Ole Miss, the 6-foot-4, 303-pound offensive tackle... Read more
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Glen Ellyn News Leader
College of DuPage alumnus Cooper picked by 49ers in NFL Draftrepresents the end of a long, winding journey to the NFL that started in Bowlin
College of DuPage alumnus Cooper picked by 49ers in NFL Draft
Glen Ellyn News Leader / Posted 29 days ago
represents the end of a long, winding journey to the NFL that started in Bowling Green, made a pit stop at College of DuPage and ended at Ole Miss. In the past two seasons at Ole Miss, the 6-foot-4, 303-pound offensive tackle... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Two More Ole Miss Rebels Chosen on Final Day of NFL DraftBaylor (6). Cooper, a native of Crystal Lake, Illinois, was a two-year starter
Two More Ole Miss Rebels Chosen on Final Day of NFL Draft
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 29 days ago
Baylor (6). Cooper, a native of Crystal Lake, Illinois, was a two-year starter for the Rebels after transferring from the College of DuPage. He started all 26 games at either left or right tackle and was the 2015 Kent Hull Trophy winner as the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Rebels see two more get selected on Draft’s final dayBaylor (6). Cooper, a native of Crystal Lake, Illinois, was a two-year starter
Rebels see two more get selected on Draft’s final day
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 29 days ago
Baylor (6). Cooper, a native of Crystal Lake, Illinois, was a two-year starter for the Rebels after transferring from the College of DuPage. He started all 26 games at either left or right tackle and was the 2015 Kent Hull Trophy winner as the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
CLS grad Cooper picked by 49ersrepresents the end of a long, winding journey to the NFL that started in Bowlin
CLS grad Cooper picked by 49ers
Northwest Herald / Posted 29 days ago
represents the end of a long, winding journey to the NFL that started in Bowling Green, made a pit stop at College of DuPage and ended at Ole Miss. In the past two seasons at Ole Miss, the 6-foot-4, 303-pound offensive tackle... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Crystal Lake South grad Fahn Cooper picked by 49erswho turned 23 on Saturday, has taken a roundabout journey to the NFL, going fro
Crystal Lake South grad Fahn Cooper picked by 49ers
Northwest Herald / Posted 29 days ago
who turned 23 on Saturday, has taken a roundabout journey to the NFL, going from Bowling Green University to College of DuPage, a junior college in Glen Ellyn, to Ole Miss. Over the past two seasons at Ole Miss, the 6-foot-4,... Read more
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Indian Head Park Suburban Life
College of DuPage board to choose next college presidentto fire embattled President Robert Breuder. Joseph Collins has been serving as
College of DuPage board to choose next college president
Indian Head Park Suburban Life / Posted 30 days ago
to fire embattled President Robert Breuder. Joseph Collins has been serving as acting interim president. “The faculty of College of DuPage fully support and appreciate the decisive action being taken by the Board of Trustees to bring this process... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage may admit Open Meetings Act violations on Breuder's contractCollege of DuPage trustees on Monday are expected to vote on whether to accept
College of DuPage may admit Open Meetings Act violations on Breuder's contract
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
College of DuPage trustees on Monday are expected to vote on whether to accept a court order that says a previous board violated the Illinois Open Meetings Act two years ago when it agreed in closed session to extend the contract of then-President... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage could pick next president on MondayWho's who A look at the three finalists for president at College of DuPage: C
College of DuPage could pick next president on Monday
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
Who's who A look at the three finalists for president at College of DuPage: Current position: Elgin Community College president since February 2007 Professional background: President of North Harris College in Houston, Texas; dean of the community... Read more

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