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Daily Herald
NIU faculty to form union, seeks voice in school decisionsDEKALB, Ill. -- Northern Illinois University faculty members plan to form a uni
NIU faculty to form union, seeks voice in school decisions
Daily Herald / Posted 2 hours ago
DEKALB, Ill. -- Northern Illinois University faculty members plan to form a union. The (DeKalb) Daily Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/1SUPcRS ) the instructors will join the Illinois Federation of Teachers. The union represents 100,000 elementary... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Couple paying it forward via support of educationexpertise to photography and general news writing. Randy went on to enroll at
Couple paying it forward via support of education
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
expertise to photography and general news writing. Randy went on to enroll at Northern Illinois State College (present day Northern Illinois University) in a teacher education program where he graduated with a bachelor of science, majoring in... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Illinois weighs college aid for students in U.S. illegallyher father.The privately-funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her f
Illinois weighs college aid for students in U.S. illegally
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 10 hours ago
her father.The privately-funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her first attend Elgin Community College and now Northern Illinois University, where she is studying political science. But the help, which has ranged from $500 to $2,000... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois weighs college aid for students in the U.S. illegallyfather. The privately funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her fir
Illinois weighs college aid for students in the U.S. illegally
Northwest Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
father. The privately funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her first attend Elgin Community College and now Northern Illinois University, where she is studying political science. But the help, which has ranged from $500 to $2,000... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegallyfather. The privately funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her fir
Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegally
Northwest Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
father. The privately funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her first attend Elgin Community College and now Northern Illinois University, where she is studying political science. But the help, which has ranged from $500 to $2,000... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegallyfather. The privately funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her fir
Ill. weighs aid for students in U.S. illegally
Daily Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
father. The privately funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her first attend Elgin Community College and now Northern Illinois University, where she is studying political science. But the help, which has ranged from $500 to $2,000... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Good morning, DeKalb County: Franks calls Illinois college funding bill a 'dangerous precedent'operations have continued to be funded through court order and other means, oth
Good morning, DeKalb County: Franks calls Illinois college funding bill a 'dangerous precedent'
Daily Chronicle / Posted 13 hours ago
operations have continued to be funded through court order and other means, others – such as higher education – have not. Northern Illinois University officials said their institution would be able to last until next spring without any state... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Chicago State lays off a third of its staffcut 147 positions, including 30 faculty jobs, and about 500 employees are takin
Chicago State lays off a third of its staff
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
cut 147 positions, including 30 faculty jobs, and about 500 employees are taking furlough days and pay cuts this spring. Northern Illinois University avoided layoffs during the budget impasse, but has left 116 jobs unfilled during this academic... Read more
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Daily Mail
‘Giant wetlands’ 800 metres beneath Antarctica ice sheetdrain through channels to the ocean, but with insufficient energy to carry much
‘Giant wetlands’ 800 metres beneath Antarctica ice sheet
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
drain through channels to the ocean, but with insufficient energy to carry much sediment. Tim Hodson (foreground) of Northern Illinois University with a sediment core taken from the lake The new insights will not only allow scientists to... Read more
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The Mendota Reporter
Mendota Reporter Allen R. GehantDahlberg of Galesburg; a niece, Julie and a nephew, Jeffry. He was preceded in
Mendota Reporter Allen R. Gehant
The Mendota Reporter / Posted 18 hours ago
Dahlberg of Galesburg; a niece, Julie and a nephew, Jeffry. He was preceded in death by his parents. Allen attended Northern Illinois University (NIU) and received his BS, MS and ABD degrees in U.S. history. He had been employed by AAA... Read more
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Daily Herald
College of DuPage could pick next president on MondayBachelor's from Eisenhower College in New York; master's from Georgetown Univer
College of DuPage could pick next president on Monday
Daily Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Bachelor's from Eisenhower College in New York; master's from Georgetown University; doctorate in education from Northern Illinois University. Current position: District president of Navarro College in Corsicana, Texas, since... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Warrenville artist illustrates new children's bookof Chicago and attended the University of Illinois, studying psychology and soc
Warrenville artist illustrates new children's book
My Suburban Life / Posted 19 hours ago
of Chicago and attended the University of Illinois, studying psychology and sociology. She earned her master’s degree from Northern Illinois University and has been a feature writer for several Midwestern newspapers. The stories she writes for... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Illinois weighs college financial aid for students in U.S. illegallyfather. The privately funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her fir
Illinois weighs college financial aid for students in U.S. illegally
Northwest Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
father. The privately funded scholarships Vivaldo received have helped her first attend Elgin Community College and now Northern Illinois University, where she is studying political science. But the help, which has ranged from $500 to $2,000... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU police investigate attempted robbery on campusDeKALB – Northern Illinois University Police are investigating an attempted rob
NIU police investigate attempted robbery on campus
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University Police are investigating an attempted robbery that happened about 3:20 p.m. Thursday on Lucinda Avenue near Stadium Drive East. The victim told police that two men approached the victim while walking westbound... Read more
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PhysOrg
What lies beneath West Antarctica?signature. In the third paper, published in the journal Earth and Planetary Sc
What lies beneath West Antarctica?
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
signature. In the third paper, published in the journal Earth and Planetary Science Letters, lead author Timothy Hodson of Northern Illinois University and his colleagues examined another sediment core taken from the lake to discover more about the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU faculty file intent to unionizeeffort has been months in the making. Once certified, the faculty’s union would
NIU faculty file intent to unionize
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
effort has been months in the making. Once certified, the faculty’s union would be called the United Faculty Alliance of Northern Illinois University and represent more than 600 tenured and tenure-track professors. NIU issued a written statement... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
UC investigator to scrutinize employment of Davis chancellor’s relativeselse.” Prieto graduated with a doctorate from UC Davis in 2007 and was the dir
UC investigator to scrutinize employment of Davis chancellor’s relatives
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
else.” Prieto graduated with a doctorate from UC Davis in 2007 and was the director of the Latino Resource Center at Northern Illinois University for six years before returning to UC Davis. Tseregounis is a student research assistant in the... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Key players in the investigation of UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehiis chief of staff for Adela de la Torre, vice chancellor of student affairs. Sh
Key players in the investigation of UC Davis Chancellor Linda Katehi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
is chief of staff for Adela de la Torre, vice chancellor of student affairs. She considered de la Torre a mentor at Northern Illinois University, where they worked together. Adela de la Torre: UC Davis vice chancellor of student affairs and... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Day Trip: Great Gatsby! Art deco's all the ragemuseum hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Satur
Day Trip: Great Gatsby! Art deco's all the rage
SaukValley.com / Posted yesterday
museum hours: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday; Art Deco exhibit through May 20 Where: Northern Illinois University Art Museum. 1425 W. Lincoln Highway, DeKalb Information: niu.edu/artmuseum or 81... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Disparities exist in care for low-income kids with food allergyStudies at Feinberg when she worked on the study and now is an assistant profes
Disparities exist in care for low-income kids with food allergy
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
Studies at Feinberg when she worked on the study and now is an assistant professor of nursing and health studies at Northern Illinois University. The lowest income families were paying $1,021 per year for emergency and hospitalization costs... Read more
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NBC News
Chicago Twins Get 62 College Acceptances, Score More Than $1M in Scholarshipsshe told NBC News. Among the many colleges one or both twins got into: Howard
Chicago Twins Get 62 College Acceptances, Score More Than $1M in Scholarships
NBC News / Posted 2 days ago
she told NBC News. Among the many colleges one or both twins got into: Howard University, Western Kentucky University, Northern Illinois University, and the University of Alabama. They applied to 25 of the same schools and received a total of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Group seeks singers for June cantatayear the patriotic cantata will be at 7 p.m. June 24 and June 25 and 3 p.m. Jun
Group seeks singers for June cantata
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
year the patriotic cantata will be at 7 p.m. June 24 and June 25 and 3 p.m. June 26. All three performances will be on the Northern Illinois University campus in the Boutell Memorial Music Hall at 300 Lucinda Ave. This is a handicapped accessible... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Good morning, DeKalb County: Rain kisses are a Hollywood inventionout into the rain with an umbrella. It’s like you’re telling the world, “Ha, I
Good morning, DeKalb County: Rain kisses are a Hollywood invention
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
out into the rain with an umbrella. It’s like you’re telling the world, “Ha, I was prepared for this.” As I drove from the Northern Illinois University campus back to the Daily Chronicle office Wednesday, I saw a lot of people who, for whatever... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Pure inspiration: Dixon native a finalist in art competitiononline vote for her by 8 p.m. Saturday. Balayti, a 2001 Dixon High School grad
Pure inspiration: Dixon native a finalist in art competition
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
online vote for her by 8 p.m. Saturday. Balayti, a 2001 Dixon High School graduate, got her bachelor's in fine arts from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb in 2006. She's worked as a commission-based mural artist in Chicago since 2008,... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Dennis Hastert Fast FactsHastert Marriage: Jean (Kahl) Hastert (1973-present) Children: Ethan, Joshua
Dennis Hastert Fast Facts
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
Hastert Marriage: Jean (Kahl) Hastert (1973-present) Children: Ethan, Joshua Education: Wheaton College, B.A., 1964; Northern Illinois University, M.S., 1967 Religion: Protestant Other Facts: Goes by the nickname "Denny." Hastert is... Read more
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The MidWeek
Celebration Chorale seeks singers for June cantatathe patriotic cantata will be held at 7 p.m. June 24 and June 25 and 3 p.m. Jun
Celebration Chorale seeks singers for June cantata
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
the patriotic cantata will be held at 7 p.m. June 24 and June 25 and 3 p.m. June 26. All three performances will be on the Northern Illinois University campus in the Boutell Memorial Music Hall at 300 Lucinda Ave. This is a handicap accessible... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Dan Chamness College Report: Lorr Helps Raiders Take 2nd Place at Warrior InviteInvitational, which was hosted by Baylor University and held at the Clyde Hart
Dan Chamness College Report: Lorr Helps Raiders Take 2nd Place at Warrior Invite
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 2 days ago
Invitational, which was hosted by Baylor University and held at the Clyde Hart Track and Field Stadium in Waco, Texas. The Northern Illinois University sophomore finished the race in 4:45.16. Team scores were not kept. Tim Semmen (Woodstock)... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
West Elementary students run with teacher in 5K raceJami Thompson challenged her fifth-grade students at West Elementary in Sycamor
West Elementary students run with teacher in 5K race
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Jami Thompson challenged her fifth-grade students at West Elementary in Sycamore to run the Northern Illinois University College of Law 5K race with her on April 9. More than a dozen students took her up on the challenge. Pictured (from left) in the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb School District 428 staff begin diversity training offered by NIUsparked because of [the presentation], we’ve been talking about doing this for
DeKalb School District 428 staff begin diversity training offered by NIU
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
sparked because of [the presentation], we’ve been talking about doing this for a year,” The district has partnered with Northern Illinois University to offer a voluntary six-week training program that will lead to participants being certified in... Read more
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Northwest Herald
On the Record With: 2015 Crystal Lake Central High School graduate managing her own businessstudents the chance to manage their own home painting business. While she take
On the Record With: 2015 Crystal Lake Central High School graduate managing her own business
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
students the chance to manage their own home painting business. While she takes 17 credits worth of class as a freshman at Northern Illinois University, Tarlach spends most her free time honing her skills in marketing, sales and leadership as an... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU to receive more than $26 million from statestate’s public universities, community colleges, and the Illinois Math and Scie
NIU to receive more than $26 million from state
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
state’s public universities, community colleges, and the Illinois Math and Science Academy. The appropriation will award Northern Illinois University $26 million, about 40 percent of the $63 million it budgeted to receive this school year from... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb man charged with trying to hit officer with carplate number, and sent a message to other departments to be on the lookout, acc
DeKalb man charged with trying to hit officer with car
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
plate number, and sent a message to other departments to be on the lookout, according to the news release. DeKalb and Northern Illinois University, with help from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office all responded to the call. Police eventually... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
April 23 police reportsan uninsured motor vehicle, unlawful displace of a vehicle title or sticker, sp
April 23 police reports
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
an uninsured motor vehicle, unlawful displace of a vehicle title or sticker, speeding and failure to renew registration. Northern Illinois University Kim T. Arendain, 20, of the 400 block of Brookhave Trail, Pingree Grove, was charged Friday,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU to receive more than $26M from statestate’s public universities, community colleges, and the Illinois Math and Scie
NIU to receive more than $26M from state
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
state’s public universities, community colleges, and the Illinois Math and Science Academy. The appropriation will award Northern Illinois University $26 million, about 40 percent of the $63 million it budgeted to receive this school year from... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb man charged with running stop sign, trying to hit officer with carplate number, and sent a message to other departments to be on the lookout, acc
DeKalb man charged with running stop sign, trying to hit officer with car
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
plate number, and sent a message to other departments to be on the lookout, according to the news release. DeKalb and Northern Illinois University, with help from the DeKalb County Sheriff's Office all responded to the call. Police eventually... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois lawmakers OK $600M fix for collegesMembers listened to their constituents ... and they made a strong case," said P
Illinois lawmakers OK $600M fix for colleges
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Members listened to their constituents ... and they made a strong case," said Pritchard, whose 70th District includes Northern Illinois University and Kishwaukee College. "Legislators saw the damage that was being done." NIU is set to receive... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area mom: Son killed in fall just 'having fun'his many relatives and friends back home. Mr. Gutierrez was born in DeKalb whe
Area mom: Son killed in fall just 'having fun'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
his many relatives and friends back home. Mr. Gutierrez was born in DeKalb when his father, James Gutierrez, was attending Northern Illinois University, Wilt said. The couple moved back to Danville when their son was 4 months old so they could be... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Illinois lawmakers work on a $600M lifeline for collegesin the fall. “At the moment, I think there’s a strong chance” that a vote coul
Illinois lawmakers work on a $600M lifeline for colleges
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
in the fall. “At the moment, I think there’s a strong chance” that a vote could happen [today], Pritchard said. At Northern Illinois University, officials said they can continue to operate until next spring without state assistance –�but... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Earth Day: A little recycling goes a long wayso that it can�become a law. With your help, we can fight to make the world a g
Earth Day: A little recycling goes a long way
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
so that it can�become a law. With your help, we can fight to make the world a greener�and less wasteful place. Joseph Abrams Undergraduate Physics Researcher, Northern Illinois University Charles�Moore American Physical Society Intern Ba... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Veep's' Matt Walsh has comedy on the brain as Season 5 returnsSide before his family (seven kids in all; he's No. 4) moved to the Downers Gro
'Veep's' Matt Walsh has comedy on the brain as Season 5 returns
Chicago Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Side before his family (seven kids in all; he's No. 4) moved to the Downers Grove/Darien area, and then it was off to Northern Illinois University, where he graduated with a degree in psychology. "I wanted to be a psychologist," he said by... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Community School of the Arts sets spring recital scheduleperformances are featured in April and May on the stage of the Recital Hall and
Community School of the Arts sets spring recital schedule
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
performances are featured in April and May on the stage of the Recital Hall and Concert Hall in the Music Building at Northern Illinois University. All CSA concerts and recitals are free and open to the public. The schedule follows: April 30... Read more
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The MidWeek
DeKalb Park District celebrates Park Pride WeekThe week kicked off with NIU Cares Day, when a variety of Northern Illinois Uni
DeKalb Park District celebrates Park Pride Week
The MidWeek / Posted 10 days ago
The week kicked off with NIU Cares Day, when a variety of Northern Illinois University organizations and the Kiwanis Club of DeKalb assisted with park cleanup projects in Prairie Park.� With warmer weather upon us, park visitors are encouraged to... Read more
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The MidWeek
Community School of the Arts sets spring recital scheduleperformances are featured in April and May on the stage of the Recital Hall and
Community School of the Arts sets spring recital schedule
The MidWeek / Posted 10 days ago
performances are featured in April and May on the stage of the Recital Hall and Concert Hall in the Music Building at Northern Illinois University. All CSA concerts and recitals are free and open to the public. The schedule follows: April 30... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
NIU professor from Batavia fights species extinctionJones travels to remote corners of the planet to study threatened species and t
NIU professor from Batavia fights species extinction
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Jones travels to remote corners of the planet to study threatened species and to ensure their survival. As a professor at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Jones is sharing her knowledge of – and passion for – earth’s creatures. “I get to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
April 19 police reportsA. Vanda, 28, of Sycamore, was charged Friday, April 8, with reckless conduct,
April 19 police reports
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
A. Vanda, 28, of Sycamore, was charged Friday, April 8, with reckless conduct, domestic battery and aggravated assault. Northern Illinois University Bacarii D. Crockett, 19, of the 9700 block of South Normal Avenue, DeKalb, was charged... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Homestead preserves memory of famous DeKalb familywe are able to raise, the more things we can do.” Glover is working with Eli O
Homestead preserves memory of famous DeKalb family
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
we are able to raise, the more things we can do.” Glover is working with Eli Orrvar, an archaeology graduate student at Northern Illinois University, to explore the history of the barn that sits on the homestead, which was built around 1870.... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Kilgore College inducts 34 students into national English Honor Society - Upsilon Delta the Kilgore College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta the national English honor society for two-year colleges inducted 34 KC students at a ceremony April 14. M...societies recognize significant academic achievement, and that’s what college s
Kilgore College inducts 34 students into national English Honor Society - Upsilon Delta the Kilgore College chapter of Sigma Kappa Delta the national English honor society for two-year colleges inducted 34 KC students at a ceremony April 14. M...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
societies recognize significant academic achievement, and that’s what college should be about.” SKD, founded in 1996 at Northern Illinois University, is the only national organization that recognizes academic excellence in English for community... Read more
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The Woodstock Independent
Dan Chamness College Report: Woodstock High School Graduate Katelyn Johnson a Regular at First BaseMSOE took eighth with 43 points. Ohio Northern University took first with 166 p
Dan Chamness College Report: Woodstock High School Graduate Katelyn Johnson a Regular at First Base
The Woodstock Independent / Posted 12 days ago
MSOE took eighth with 43 points. Ohio Northern University took first with 166 points. Maura Beattie (Woodstock), a Northern Illinois University runner, finished 12th in the 1,500-meter run at the Gibson Invitational, which was hosted by... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
HCC to host 2016 Boyer Colloquium7 p.m. April 20 in Room H-201 of the Student/Conference Center.The colloquium w
HCC to host 2016 Boyer Colloquium
The Journal-Standard / Posted 13 days ago
7 p.m. April 20 in Room H-201 of the Student/Conference Center.The colloquium will feature Reed Scherer and Ross Powell of Northern Illinois University, who have spent decades doing research in Antarctica. The discussion will address whether... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Thumbs-up to Spartan TV broadcastersTo college students helping out in the community. Today is the 10th year for NI
Thumbs-up to Spartan TV broadcasters
Daily Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
To college students helping out in the community. Today is the 10th year for NIU Cares Day, where hundreds of Northern Illinois University students volunteer to help local nonprofit organizations with whatever projects they need to be... Read more
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