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Daily Chronicle
Olson: Street party situation handled with aplombto drive your car anywhere. “This was not a violent group, it was just a stree
Olson: Street party situation handled with aplomb
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 hours ago
to drive your car anywhere. “This was not a violent group, it was just a street party,” Petragallo said. When DeKalb and Northern Illinois University police showed up, “people were asked to get out of the street, [officers] were not met with... Read more
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SaukValley.com
No atmospheric pressure for local weather whizCollege. After earning his associate's in science, he dropped down to part-time
No atmospheric pressure for local weather whiz
SaukValley.com / Posted 11 hours ago
College. After earning his associate's in science, he dropped down to part-time work so he could take classes full time at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. "It also took me awhile to get my bachelor's, because the math is so grueling and... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
'North to Alaska' song recalled from past BU Homecomingdisplay that students put together, in this case with a football theme. BU's Ho
'North to Alaska' song recalled from past BU Homecoming
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 13 hours ago
display that students put together, in this case with a football theme. BU's Homecoming game pitted them against the Northern Illinois University Huskies so our deck had a "beat the Huskies" theme with sled dogs represented on a deck put in... Read more
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Roll Call
Clinton Has an Inherent Advantage, But It's Not as a WomanUniversity in St. Louis found the same in their study of 1982 Senate and gubern
Clinton Has an Inherent Advantage, But It's Not as a Woman
Roll Call / Posted yesterday
University in St. Louis found the same in their study of 1982 Senate and gubernatorial races. In 1994, Barbara Burrell of Northern Illinois University wrote in her book, “A Woman’s Place Is in the House: Campaigning for Congress in the Feminist... Read more
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Daily Herald
Anti-bullying conferenceUniversity Center of Lake County is collaborating with Northern Illinois Univer
Anti-bullying conference
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
University Center of Lake County is collaborating with Northern Illinois University to host the "Bullying: How Schools Can Respond" conference for educators. The conference will take place simultaneously in DeKalb and Grayslake on Wednesday, Oct. 26,... Read more
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NBC San Diego
USD Hosting Musical Celebration to Honor Saint Teresaand the USD Choral Scholars, conducted by Dr. Emilie Amrein, will perform the p
USD Hosting Musical Celebration to Honor Saint Teresa
NBC San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
and the USD Choral Scholars, conducted by Dr. Emilie Amrein, will perform the piece composed by Dr. Thomas Bough of Northern Illinois University. Father Belisario Gonzalez Aguilar of Saint Teresa’s order, the Missionaries of Charity, will... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Early voting to begin in DeKalb Countyin DeKalb County will be open starting Oct. 24. These include the DeKalb Townsh
Early voting to begin in DeKalb County
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
in DeKalb County will be open starting Oct. 24. These include the DeKalb Township Building, the Holmes Student Center at Northern Illinois University, Kirkland City Hall and the Sandwich Fire Station. Johnson said people can check their... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Army medical officials share information about Zika virusU.S. Army officials shared information about the virus in a presentation Wednes
Army medical officials share information about Zika virus
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
U.S. Army officials shared information about the virus in a presentation Wednesday at Northern Illinois University to educate students about the spread of Zika and how it is being handled nationally. Ressner, an infectious-disease specialist, said... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Photos: Zika Virus presentation at NIUDr. Derryl Block, Dean of the College of Health and Human Services, introduces
Photos: Zika Virus presentation at NIU
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Dr. Derryl Block, Dean of the College of Health and Human Services, introduces herself to United States Army doctors before a presentation on the Zika Virus on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 inside Wirtz Hall at Northern Illinois University in DeK... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Al Sears Jazz Festival marks 15 years in Macombjazz. Reggie Thomas is a graduate of Western Illinois University who is now the
Al Sears Jazz Festival marks 15 years in Macomb
McDonough County Voice / Posted 5 days ago
jazz. Reggie Thomas is a graduate of Western Illinois University who is now the head of the jazz music department at Northern Illinois University, Maakestad said. While at WIU, Thomas studied under Dale Hopper. Maakestad considers the Thomas... Read more
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Daily Herald
Constable: Fan's boyhood treasures go to Mr. Cubin a family of 12 in Des Plaines, served as village manager in Hoffman Estates
Constable: Fan's boyhood treasures go to Mr. Cub
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
in a family of 12 in Des Plaines, served as village manager in Hoffman Estates and city manager in Naperville, teaches at Northern Illinois University and lives in Geneva. Banks, anointed Mr. Cub in part because of a positive attitude that... Read more
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PhysOrg
Scientists say ocean fossils found in mountains are cause for concern over future sea levels1/25th of a millimeter across, magnified more than 1,000 times, as seen in an o
Scientists say ocean fossils found in mountains are cause for concern over future sea levels
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
1/25th of a millimeter across, magnified more than 1,000 times, as seen in an optical microscope. Credit: Reed Scherer, Northern Illinois University Tiny ocean fossils distributed widely across rock surfaces in the Transantarctic Mountains point... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County 911 service slowly restoredto the emergency number were being routed to all four local 911 call centers, w
DeKalb County 911 service slowly restored
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
to the emergency number were being routed to all four local 911 call centers, which are operated by the city of DeKalb, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb County, and the city of Sandwich, said Glenna Johnson, DeKalb County 911... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb police seek suspects in string of robberies, home invasionsthis week. An armed robbery was reported Saturday in the 900 block of Greenbri
DeKalb police seek suspects in string of robberies, home invasions
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
this week. An armed robbery was reported Saturday in the 900 block of Greenbrier Road. According to a safety bulletin from Northern Illinois University police, the incident occurred around 11:20 p.m. Saturday. Police said the suspect was last seen... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County 911 system still down; calls going throughbe the agency that is needed. However, non-emergency calls to police department
DeKalb County 911 system still down; calls going through
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
be the agency that is needed. However, non-emergency calls to police departments in DeKalb, Sycamore, Genoa, Sandwich and Northern Illinois University will also come to the Sheriff's office for the time being, Scott said. The next step is to... Read more
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Daily Herald
After Hours, Sept. 19, 2016enjoy the game. (Photography by LeVern A. Danley III) Aurora resident Colleen
After Hours, Sept. 19, 2016
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
enjoy the game. (Photography by LeVern A. Danley III) Aurora resident Colleen Wolak was among area residents who joined Northern Illinois University educator John Jorgensen in a "Talking Politics in the Workplace" forum at Aurora University.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Officials still struggling to restore 911 servicebe the agency that is needed. However, non-emergency calls to police department
Officials still struggling to restore 911 service
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
be the agency that is needed. However, non-emergency calls to police departments in DeKalb, Sycamore, Genoa, Sandwich and Northern Illinois University will also come to the Sheriff's office for the time being, Scott said. The next step is to... Read more
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The MidWeek
Dombek joins Resource Bank TrustDeacon for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockford, having been ordained in 1991
Dombek joins Resource Bank Trust
The MidWeek / Posted 6 days ago
Deacon for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockford, having been ordained in 1991.�He completed his undergrad work at Northern Illinois University, received his master's degree at Loras College in Dubuque, and earned his Doctor of Law degree... Read more
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The MidWeek
DeKalb County CROP Walk scheduledThe local walk is named in memory of Dr. Sondra King, who was a professor of Fo
DeKalb County CROP Walk scheduled
The MidWeek / Posted 6 days ago
The local walk is named in memory of Dr. Sondra King, who was a professor of Food and Nutrition at Northern Illinois University. She traveled to countries around the world on mission trips related to world hunger. The 2016 walk will begin at... Read more
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The MidWeek
New foundation grant to fund community economic developmentFoundation, DeKalb County Government, DeKalb County Economic Development Corpor
New foundation grant to fund community economic development
The MidWeek / Posted 6 days ago
Foundation, DeKalb County Government, DeKalb County Economic Development Corporation, DeKalb County Farm Bureau, and Northern Illinois University Center for Governmental Studies. The partnering organizations created a DeKalb County economic... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Workaround 911 fix has Sheriff's Office acting as switchboardbe the agency that is needed. However, non-emergency calls to police department
Workaround 911 fix has Sheriff's Office acting as switchboard
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
be the agency that is needed. However, non-emergency calls to police departments in DeKalb, Sycamore, Genoa, Sandwich and Northern Illinois University will also come to the Sheriff's office for the time being, Scott said. It is still not clear... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
‘Barbed Wire Pioneers’ screening set for ThursdayThe award-winning documentary, directed by Northern Illinois University profess
‘Barbed Wire Pioneers’ screening set for Thursday
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
The award-winning documentary, directed by Northern Illinois University professor Jeff Chown, depicts the achievements of Isaac Ellwood, Jacob Haish and Joseph Glidden, the first successful manufacturers of barbed wire. Viewers learn how these men... Read more
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Business Wire
Kemper Announces James J. McKinney to Join the Company as Chief Financial Officerdegree in Economics and Computer Science from DePauw University. He earned his
Kemper Announces James J. McKinney to Join the Company as Chief Financial Officer
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
degree in Economics and Computer Science from DePauw University. He earned his Master’s degree in Accounting Science from Northern Illinois University. About Kemper The Kemper family of companies is one of the nation’s leading insurers. With $8... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Dombek joins Resource Bank TrustDeacon for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockford, having been ordained in 1991
Dombek joins Resource Bank Trust
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Deacon for the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rockford, having been ordained in 1991.�He completed his undergrad work at Northern Illinois University, received his master's degree at Loras College in Dubuque, and earned his Doctor of Law degree... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Police investigate DeKalb home invasionthe incident, which happened shortly after 7 p.m. in the area of 919 Ridge Driv
Police investigate DeKalb home invasion
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
the incident, which happened shortly after 7 p.m. in the area of 919 Ridge Drive, according to a safety bulletin from the Northern Illinois University Police Department. The suspects, described as three men in their 20s, were seen leaving the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb preparing to tackle parking signs around townDave Baker, 6th Ward, pointed to one spot that he said should be addressed: the
DeKalb preparing to tackle parking signs around town
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Dave Baker, 6th Ward, pointed to one spot that he said should be addressed: the half-mile stretch of Garden Road near the Northern Illinois University campus, between Lucinda Avenue and Hillcrest Drive. “There should be more parking spots on... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Vijay Iyer and Fareed Haque in an eloquent double billdid by pairing Iyer, a MacArthur Fellow and Harvard University professor, with
Vijay Iyer and Fareed Haque in an eloquent double bill
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
did by pairing Iyer, a MacArthur Fellow and Harvard University professor, with Haque, an uncommonly versatile musician and Northern Illinois University professor. Each embraces his South Asian heritage but pushes well beyond it, intertwining jazz,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Avalon String Quartet is set to perform Tuesday at Northern Illinois UniversityThe free concert will be held at Recital Hall in the Music Building at Northern
Avalon String Quartet is set to perform Tuesday at Northern Illinois University
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
The free concert will be held at Recital Hall in the Music Building at Northern Illinois University, 550 Lucinda Ave., DeKalb. “It’s a wildly contrasting program, full of color and intensity,” Anthony Devroye, Avalon Quartet violist and NIU School... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit Lions cheerleaders make debut at home openerwasn't wowed by the pros. "They're good. They're something different. They loo
Detroit Lions cheerleaders make debut at home opener
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
wasn't wowed by the pros. "They're good. They're something different. They look nervous to me," said the 20-year-old Northern Illinois University student. "They were out of sync to begin with. I want to see more tumbling. It gives more depth... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb police investigate armed robberyAccording to a safety bulletin from Northern Illinois University police, the in
DeKalb police investigate armed robbery
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
According to a safety bulletin from Northern Illinois University police, the incident occurred around 11:20 p.m. Saturday. Police said the suspect was last seen fleeing the area headed west on a dark-colored bicycle. Police said the suspect was... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Photos: NIU football home opener against San Diego StateAllen, right, grabs hold of San Diego State's Mikah Holder as Holder dives into
Photos: NIU football home opener against San Diego State
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Allen, right, grabs hold of San Diego State's Mikah Holder as Holder dives into the end zone for a touchdown during the Huskies' home opener football game on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Huskie Stadium at Northern Illinois University in... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Photos: DeKalb beats Sycamore 28-12 in First National Bank ChallengeDeKalb football players celebrate underneath the fan section after their win ov
Photos: DeKalb beats Sycamore 28-12 in First National Bank Challenge
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
DeKalb football players celebrate underneath the fan section after their win over Sycamore in the First National Bank challenge football game on Friday, September 16, 2016 at Huskie Stadium at Northern Illino... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Photos: Tailgating activities at First National Bank Challengeand Jake Neinaber, all 16, emerge from the food tent to enjoy the tailgating ac
Photos: Tailgating activities at First National Bank Challenge
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
and Jake Neinaber, all 16, emerge from the food tent to enjoy the tailgating activities before the First National Bank Challenge football game between DeKalb and Sycamore on Friday, September 16, 2016 at Northern Illinois University... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Olson: Election contests in store for Sycamore, DeKalbseek the office again. Groce, who was runner-up in ’13, has since landed a job
Olson: Election contests in store for Sycamore, DeKalb
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
seek the office again. Groce, who was runner-up in ’13, has since landed a job that seems like a good fit for her as director of communiversity initiatives at Northern Illinois University. I don’t think we’ll see her on the ballot this time a... Read more
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Daily Herald
Top suburban entrepreneurs honored at Business Ledger eventSpirit and Lifetime Achievement. Keynote speaker Dennis Barsema, social entrep
Top suburban entrepreneurs honored at Business Ledger event
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Spirit and Lifetime Achievement. Keynote speaker Dennis Barsema, social entrepreneur, impact investor and instructor at Northern Illinois University, highlighted some take-aways he picked up during his years developing a number of start ups... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Hoop dream lives on for late Kreider clienthim. We were friends, and he was hilarious. Hilarious.” Kreider CEO Jeff Staut
Hoop dream lives on for late Kreider client
SaukValley.com / Posted 12 days ago
him. We were friends, and he was hilarious. Hilarious.” Kreider CEO Jeff Stauter can attest to that. When James’ beloved Northern Illinois University Huskies football team upset Stauter’s Iowa Hawkeyes back in 2013, Monday couldn’t come fast... Read more
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Northwest Herald
McHenry County College engineering students get University of Illinois guaranteethe new partnership in January. MCC also works with the University of Illinois
McHenry County College engineering students get University of Illinois guarantee
Northwest Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the new partnership in January. MCC also works with the University of Illinois at Chicago and recently partnered with Northern Illinois University in DeKalb for the program, as well. A total of 20 students applied to the UIUC pathways program,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Third annual unity march draws hundreds from DeKalb, NIUof people – including DeKalb elected officials, city leaders, residents and stu
Third annual unity march draws hundreds from DeKalb, NIU
Daily Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
of people – including DeKalb elected officials, city leaders, residents and students, faculty and staff at Northern Illinois University – gathered on the NIU campus to take part in the third annual unity march. The event began with... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Radio voice Don Werntz honored by IHSAjobs. But I was immediately on the air six days a week making $1.65 an hour."Af
Radio voice Don Werntz honored by IHSA
The Journal-Standard / Posted 13 days ago
jobs. But I was immediately on the air six days a week making $1.65 an hour."After graduating from Freeport, Werntz went to Northern Illinois University, where he earned degrees in political science and radio/TV/film. Instead of pursuing law, Werntz... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
PCA welcomes new staff membersis also serving as track coach. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Aurora Univer
PCA welcomes new staff members
Bureau County Republican / Posted 13 days ago
is also serving as track coach. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Aurora University and a partial degree in geology from Northern Illinois University. Her teaching experience has been primarily as a substitute teacher in the St. Charles... Read more
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The MidWeek
'Barbed Wire Pioneers' screening set for Sept. 22This award-winning documentary, directed by Professor Jeff Chown of Northern Il
'Barbed Wire Pioneers' screening set for Sept. 22
The MidWeek / Posted 13 days ago
This award-winning documentary, directed by Professor Jeff Chown of Northern Illinois University, depicts the achievements of Isaac Ellwood, Jacob Haish and Joseph Glidden, the first successful manufacturers of barbed wire. Find out how these men... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County double homicide investigation continueshad retained its full complement of investigators from the sheriff's office, as
DeKalb County double homicide investigation continues
Daily Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
had retained its full complement of investigators from the sheriff's office, as well as from DeKalb, Sycamore, Sandwich and Northern Illinois University police departments and the DeKalb County State's Attorney's office at least through Sept.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County murder investigation continueshad retained its full complement of investigators from the sheriff's office, as
DeKalb County murder investigation continues
Daily Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
had retained its full complement of investigators from the sheriff's office, as well as from DeKalb, Sycamore, Sandwich and Northern Illinois University police departments and the DeKalb County State's Attorney's office at least through Sept.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Barbs, Spartans up ante with annual First National Challenge gameSpartans When: Friday; 4 p.m. Festivities begin, 5 p.m., Sophomore game, 7 p.m
Barbs, Spartans up ante with annual First National Challenge game
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
Spartans When: Friday; 4 p.m. Festivities begin, 5 p.m., Sophomore game, 7 p.m. Varsity game Where: Huskie Stadium on Northern Illinois University Campus Cost: $12 per adult ticket; $6 per student ticket Includes game admission and pork chop... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Rock Falls considering more broadband optionstime as mayor, an opportunity presented itself through an Interstate 88 corrido
Rock Falls considering more broadband options
SaukValley.com / Posted 15 days ago
time as mayor, an opportunity presented itself through an Interstate 88 corridor infrastructure expansion project involving Northern Illinois University and its dark fiber. "The project was coming from Batavia to Rochelle, and several cities,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Those Who Served: Tet offensive engulfed Mahomet soldier in dangerbutt down?" friends asked. Growing up near Aurora, Volkening, 72, tried to enl
Those Who Served: Tet offensive engulfed Mahomet soldier in danger
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
butt down?" friends asked. Growing up near Aurora, Volkening, 72, tried to enlist in the Air Force after he graduated from Northern Illinois University, where he'd taken a history course on Southeast Asia "that was completely out of date." Hearing... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Awesome Aztecsthe win by intercepting Davis Webb's pass. Dating back to last season, it was t
Awesome Aztecs
NBC San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
the win by intercepting Davis Webb's pass. Dating back to last season, it was the Aztecs' 12th straight win, longest in the nation next to Alabama. San Deigo State is now 2-0 on the season and travels to Northern Illinois University this Sat... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
State universities say fall enrollments a mixed bagenrollment was off 2.6 percent to 7,415. Earlier this week, Western Illinois Un
State universities say fall enrollments a mixed bag
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
enrollment was off 2.6 percent to 7,415. Earlier this week, Western Illinois University, Southern Illinois University and Northern Illinois University all said they have lower overall and freshman enrollment. EIU laid off more than 400 employees... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Campus notes29. Roth is majoring in public health. Fort Lewis College is a liberal arts and
Campus notes
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
29. Roth is majoring in public health. Fort Lewis College is a liberal arts and sciences college located in Durango, Colo. Northern Illinois University The following Sugar Grove residents were named to the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 2016... Read more
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