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Guardian Unlimited
School reform divides Chicago as protesters vow to continue hunger strikeChicago protesters have angrily vowed to continue a hunger strike over school r
School reform divides Chicago as protesters vow to continue hunger strike
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 17 hours ago
Chicago protesters have angrily vowed to continue a hunger strike over school reform plans, reacting to the city’s announcement that it would reopen a South Side high school on its own terms. The city’s public school department (CPS) on Thursday... Read more
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SMU Daily Campus
Men’s soccer makes top 25Junior Stanton Garcia Photo credit: SMU Athletics The SMU men’s soccer team ca
Men’s soccer makes top 25
SMU Daily Campus / Posted yesterday
Junior Stanton Garcia Photo credit: SMU Athletics The SMU men’s soccer team came in at No. 23 on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America NCAA Division I Men’s National Poll this week. The selection came on the heels of a 2-0 opening... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Reality series to follow Chicago Bliss lingerie football teamAlli Alberts, who plays Bliss wide receiver and safety, is from Smithton, Ill.,
Reality series to follow Chicago Bliss lingerie football team
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Alli Alberts, who plays Bliss wide receiver and safety, is from Smithton, Ill., near St. Louis. A 2013 graduate of the University of Illinois-Chicago College of Dentistry, Alberts is studying prosthodontics at UIC. She played volleyball at Washington... Read more
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Daily Herald
Kane survey aims to help youthsIn order to better serve at-risk youths and those in the juvenile court system
Kane survey aims to help youths
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
In order to better serve at-risk youths and those in the juvenile court system -- and hopefully help them stay out of trouble -- the Kane County Juvenile Justice Council is asking county residents to answer a social service survey to find out which... Read more
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International Business Times
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indi
US academics warn Silicon Valley of Narendra Modi's Digital India programme
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
A month ahead of Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon Valley – the first by an Indian prime minister in 47 years – over 100 academics at US universities have shot off a letter warning tech giants of the risks of doing business with a government that has... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobsCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the Universi
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobs
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the University of Illinois' flagship campus is following a familiar script: Step down under pressure, take a year off with pay, return as a highly paid faculty member. Chancellor... Read more
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Salon.com
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobsCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the Universi
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobs
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the University of Illinois’ flagship campus is following a familiar script: Step down under pressure, take a year off with pay, then return as one of the highest-paid members of the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobsCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the Universi
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobs
Bennington Banner / Posted 9 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the University of Illinois' flagship campus is following a familiar script: Step down under pressure, take a year off with pay, return as a highly paid faculty member. Chancellor... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobsCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - The resignation of the top administrator at the Universi
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobs
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 9 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - The resignation of the top administrator at the University of Illinois' flagship campus is following a familiar script: Step down under pressure, take a year off with pay, return as a highly paid faculty member. Chancellor... Read more
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The Evening Sun
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobsCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the Universi
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobs
The Evening Sun / Posted 9 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the University of Illinois' flagship campus is following a familiar script: Step down under pressure, take a year off with pay, return as a highly paid faculty member. Chancellor... Read more
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York Daily Record
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobsCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the Universi
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobs
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The resignation of the top administrator at the University of Illinois' flagship campus is following a familiar script: Step down under pressure, take a year off with pay, return as a highly paid faculty member. Chancellor... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobsCHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - The resignation of the top administrator at the Universi
University leaders forced out land in high-paid faculty jobs
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 9 days ago
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) - The resignation of the top administrator at the University of Illinois' flagship campus is following a familiar script: Step down under pressure, take a year off with pay, return as a highly paid faculty member. Chancellor... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
ISU ranked amongNORMAL, Ill. -- Illinois State University in Normal has been named a "Best Bang
ISU ranked among
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 10 days ago
NORMAL, Ill. -- Illinois State University in Normal has been named a "Best Bang for your Buck" college in the Midwest by Washington Monthly. ISU was ranked 4th on the list and the only Illinois college ranked in the top five. The next closest state... Read more
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Central Illinois News Center
Illinois State University has a high ranking inNORMAL, Ill. -- Illinois State University in Normal has been named a "Best Bang
Illinois State University has a high ranking in
Central Illinois News Center / Posted 10 days ago
NORMAL, Ill. -- Illinois State University in Normal has been named a "Best Bang for your Buck" college in the Midwest by Washington Monthly. ISU was ranked 4th on the list and the only Illinois college ranked in the top five. The next closest state... Read more
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Forest View Life
Berwyn's Autre Monde names new first chef de cuisineSince September 2014, Kerns worked closely under the guidance of executive chef
Berwyn's Autre Monde names new first chef de cuisine
Forest View Life / Posted 11 days ago
Since September 2014, Kerns worked closely under the guidance of executive chefs Beth Partridge and Dan Pancake. Kerns continues to work hand-in-hand with Partridge and Pancake, collaborating and brainstorming the direction of Autre Monde’s... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Montrose health department hires new director Montrose County has hired a new director for its Health and Human Services De
Montrose health department hires new director
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 16 days ago
Montrose County has hired a new director for its Health and Human Services Department. Kristin Pulatie, who has been serving as interim director since last fall, will take over the county agency... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Superintendent Churn Impacts Districts Across Texas -- And The U.S.As part of KERA’s American Graduate initiative, charting the journey from child
Superintendent Churn Impacts Districts Across Texas -- And The U.S.
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
As part of KERA’s American Graduate initiative, charting the journey from childhood to graduation, we examine why superintendents of large urban school districts don’t last long, and why some of the country’s biggest cities are looking for top school... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Superintendent Churn Impacts Nation, Not Just TexasAs part of KERA’s American Graduate initiative, charting the journey from child
Superintendent Churn Impacts Nation, Not Just Texas
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
As part of KERA’s American Graduate initiative, charting the journey from childhood to graduation, we examine why superintendents of large urban school districts don’t last long, and why some of the country’s biggest cities are looking for top school... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
High gun ownership linked to high rate of police officer deaths, study showsUS states with the highest levels of gun ownership are also the ones where poli
High gun ownership linked to high rate of police officer deaths, study shows
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 days ago
US states with the highest levels of gun ownership are also the ones where police officers have the highest risk of being killed in the line of duty – the vast majority by gunfire, a study has shown. Researchers found that states such as Montana,... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Long line of plush exit deals at University of IllinoisBy DAVID MERCER Associated Press URBANA, Ill. (AP) - University Of Illinois t
Long line of plush exit deals at University of Illinois
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 21 days ago
By DAVID MERCER Associated Press URBANA, Ill. (AP) - University Of Illinois trustees have begun the process of firing Chancellor Phyllis Wise after rejecting her initial resignation and rescinding a $400,000 negotiated bonus. The decision followed... Read more
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PhysOrg
Could a digital pen change how we diagnose brain function?Coupled with a digital pen, new models from the MIT Computer Science and Artifi
Could a digital pen change how we diagnose brain function?
PhysOrg / Posted 21 days ago
Coupled with a digital pen, new models from the MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab can help detect dementia and other cognitive disorders earlier than ever before. For all of the advances in medical technology, many of the world's... Read more
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Irish Central
“No Irish Need Apply” professor says 14-old girl’s findings don’t disprove hisA further essay from the former history professor attempts to pull apart the yo
“No Irish Need Apply” professor says 14-old girl’s findings don’t disprove his
Irish Central / Posted 22 days ago
A further essay from the former history professor attempts to pull apart the young Washington D.C. student’s argument. Despite the evidence unearthed by 14-year old student Rebecca Fried, and the numerous examples of “No Irish Need Apply”... Read more
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Park Record
Historian Kevin M. Schultz pens book about Buckley and MailerHistorian and author Kevin M. Schultz, a former Park City resident and professo
Historian Kevin M. Schultz pens book about Buckley and Mailer
Park Record / Posted a month ago
Historian and author Kevin M. Schultz, a former Park City resident and professor of history at the University of Illinois Chicago will sign copies of his new book, "Buckley and Mailer: The Difficult Friendship that Shaped the Sixties," at Dolly's... Read more
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The Scientist
Week in Review: July 27–31ERIK CARLSONScientists from the University of Illinois, Chicago, have synthesiz
Week in Review: July 27–31
The Scientist / Posted 1 months ago
ERIK CARLSONScientists from the University of Illinois, Chicago, have synthesized ribosomes composed of two designer subunits for the purposes of learning more about how these cellular machines work and for potential synthetic biology applications.... Read more

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