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Daily Chronicle
Amazement and wonder on full display at STEMfestIllinois University. On Saturday, Sievert saw plenty of astonished and happy f
Daily Chronicle / Posted 25 minutes ago
Illinois University. On Saturday, Sievert saw plenty of astonished and happy faces, as thousands of people converged on NIU’s Convocation Center for the eighth annual STEMfest to get a hands-on education in science, technology, engineering and... Read more
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The Telegraph
COLLEGE MEN’S SOCCER: Jambga’s OT goal lifts SIUE past Northern Illinois, 1-0SIUE a 1-0 win over Northern Illinois in Mid-American Conference play. SIUE im
The Telegraph / Posted 44 minutes ago
SIUE a 1-0 win over Northern Illinois in Mid-American Conference play. SIUE improved to 2-1 in MAC play and 7-7-1 overall. NIU dropped to 0-2-1 in the MAC and 3-9-1 overall. The guys stayed disciplined,” SIUE coach Mario Sanchez said. “I’m proud... Read more
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express
English Open snooker results LIVE: Ronnie O'Sullivan leads Anthony McGill in semi-finalW/O Mark King 2-4 Fang Xiongman Dominic Dale 1-4 Daniel Wells Martin Gould 1
express / Posted 20 hours ago
W/O Mark King 2-4 Fang Xiongman Dominic Dale 1-4 Daniel Wells Martin Gould 1-4 Zhao Xintong Hossein Vafaei 4-2 Niu Zhuang Josh Boileau 0-4 David Gilbert Lukas Kleckers 1-4 Michael White David Grace 1-4 Mark Williams Ronnie... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
CAMPUS CHECK IN: Playoff dreams for the Irish?good prep days. For the most part, they have really pushed themselves and we ha
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
good prep days. For the most part, they have really pushed themselves and we have pushed them as a coaching staff,” said NIU head coach Rod Carey of the defense. “The hard thing to do is to go from good to great. That’s a lot harder than going... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Burglaries increase in NIU parking lotpolice say there’s been a recent increase in vehicle burglaries in parking lot
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
police say there’s been a recent increase in vehicle burglaries in parking lot W north of Grant Towers, according to an NIU safety bulletin. Police are asking anyone with information about the burglaries to call 815-753-1212. They also urge... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
"Mulct" and "magnanimous" spell victorythe rounds included quagmiry, herbivore, ramada, blithe, sagacity, magisterial
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
the rounds included quagmiry, herbivore, ramada, blithe, sagacity, magisterial and duplicitous. Coincidentally, the NIU Law Review team correctly spelled “illicitly” and DeKalb County Community Gardens’ team correctly spelled... Read more
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SaukValley.com
NIU approves pay raises, tuition changeshave to wait an see whether negotiations could lead to their own pay raise. Tha
SaukValley.com / Posted 2 days ago
have to wait an see whether negotiations could lead to their own pay raise. That raise could be retroactive to Nov. 16. NIU President Lisa Freeman said Thursday’s action is just a first step in providing for university employees, but longer-term... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies ready to take on Bowling GreebNIU's D.J. Brown (10) runs wide to avoid UB's Ryan Williamson (26) late in the
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
NIU's D.J. Brown (10) runs wide to avoid UB's Ryan Williamson (26) late in the game. The University at Buffalo Bulls hosted the Northern Illinois Huskies at UB Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) DeKALB – When asked if... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Board of Trustees approves 3 percent salary increase for employeesbargaining unit, they'll hope negotiations could lead to their own pay raise. T
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
bargaining unit, they'll hope negotiations could lead to their own pay raise. That raise could be retroactive to Nov. 16. NIU President Lisa Freeman said today's action is just a first step in providing for university employees, but longer-term... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Board of Trustees approves 3 percent raise for some employees(Caption: NIU board member Eric Wasowicz offers his input during a Board of Tru
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
(Caption: NIU board member Eric Wasowicz offers his input during a Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017 inside Altgeld Hall at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.) David Valentiner, NIU professor of psychology, said the numbers... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Hate group posters found on NIU campusTimothy Ries always knew hate groups existed. But it wasn’t until this week wh
Northwest Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Timothy Ries always knew hate groups existed. But it wasn’t until this week when it really hit home for Ries, after NIU officials found posters from a white supremacist group posted on NIU’s campus. “Hate is everywhere, but it’s never been... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU: More to NIU story than athletic demandsTo the Editor: I was disappointed in the article, “Professor: Sports shut out
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
To the Editor: I was disappointed in the article, “Professor: Sports shut out NIU faculty.” I was present at the presentation by professor Howard Bunsis and the article leaves out most of the significant information that Bunsis presented about NIU’s... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
White supremacists deserve to be ignoredSpencer leads have been posted inside buildings on the Northern Illinois Univer
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer leads have been posted inside buildings on the Northern Illinois University campus, according to a statement from NIU acting President Lisa Freeman. The “alt-right” propaganda push taking place on campuses around the country is cause for... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Hate group posters found on NIU campusTimothy Ries always knew hate groups existed. But it wasn’t until this week wh
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Timothy Ries always knew hate groups existed. But it wasn’t until this week when it really hit home for Ries, after NIU officials found posters from a white supremacist group posted on NIU’s campus. “Hate is everywhere, but it’s never been... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Job recruiter: 'You name it, we basically need it'and research employers during a job fair on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 at Norther
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
and research employers during a job fair on Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017 at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb.) NIU senior Evan Sologaistoa said he isn’t quite ready for the full-time job market, but insists the internship and job fair... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
More to NIU story than athletic demandsTo the Editor: I was disappointed in the article, “Professor: Sports shut out
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
To the Editor: I was disappointed in the article, “Professor: Sports shut out NIU faculty.” I was present at the presentation by Professor Howard Bunsis and the article leaves out most of the significant information that Bunsis presented about NIU’s... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Hate group posters found around NIU campusUniversity officials have found posters from a white supremacist group, identif
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
University officials have found posters from a white supremacist group, identified as “Identity Evropa,” posted around NIU’s campus this week. The university's acting president, Lisa Freeman, said in a statement posted Tuesday evening on... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Hate group posters found on NIU campuscaused concerns among our students, faculty and staff, as hatred is not somethi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
caused concerns among our students, faculty and staff, as hatred is not something that aligns with the principles of NIU,” Freeman said. “I encourage us all, especially in times like now, to embrace civil and respectful discourse and continue... Read more
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The MidWeek
Town Crier for Oct. 18, 2017Friday, Oct. 20 Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St. Information:
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
Friday, Oct. 20 Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St. Information: 815-895-2500 Sign Language with NIU Deaf Pride Time: 10 a.m. Date: Friday, Oct. 20 Place: Sycamore Public Library, 103 E. State St. Information:... Read more
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The MidWeek
First ‘modern war’ explored at Glidden Homesteadwire. Cummings is a retired Northern Illinois University professor of accounti
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
wire. Cummings is a retired Northern Illinois University professor of accounting and has convened a class about WWI in the NIU Lifelong Learning Institute. His talk comes at the midpoint of the centennial commemoration of the war, between the 1917... Read more
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The MidWeek
Cor Cantiamo receives support from foundationsfrom the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership. Participation in the DCNP program
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
from the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership. Participation in the DCNP program helps Cor Cantiamo hire an intern from the NIU Non-Profit and NGO studies program. The intern will gain experience in working with a board and administrative... Read more
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The MidWeek
Grammy nominatedtaught music theory and composition at Northern Illinois University from 1966 t
The MidWeek / Posted 4 days ago
taught music theory and composition at Northern Illinois University from 1966 to 1998. As a professor emeritus at NIU, he taught orchestration for another six years until 2004. His scholastic accolades include a Presidential Research... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Local concerns over state budget impasse discussed at DeKalb forumthe DeKalb County Community Mental Health Board; Kristina Garcia, executive dir
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
the DeKalb County Community Mental Health Board; Kristina Garcia, executive director of Conexion Comunidad; Jeremy Groves, NIU associate professor of economics; Mary Ellen Schaid, executive director of Safe Passage; and Matt Streb, Northern... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU notebook: Childers named starter with Graham still outNIU limited Buffalo to only 2 of 14 on third down. The Huskies are also ranked
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
NIU limited Buffalo to only 2 of 14 on third down. The Huskies are also ranked nationally in several categories including, seventh in total defense, ninth in rushing defense, sixth in passing efficiency defense and fourth in third down conversion... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU board leader donates $25,000 to CHANCE scholarshipsIllinois University Board of Trustees, and his wife, Sharon Coleman, a federal
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Illinois University Board of Trustees, and his wife, Sharon Coleman, a federal judge, made a $25,000 contribution to NIU’s CHANCE program during an Oct. 12 event in Chicago. Wheeler Coleman, a 1983 graduate, said that the CHANCE program made... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Local concerns over state budget impasse discussed at forumthe DeKalb County Community Mental Health Board; Kristina Garcia, executive dir
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
the DeKalb County Community Mental Health Board; Kristina Garcia, executive director of Conexion Comunidad; Jeremy Groves, NIU associate professor of economics; Mary Ellen Schaid, executive director of Safe Passage; and Matt Streb, Northern... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Taylor scholars recognized at NIUto support IVCC transfer students studying accounting at Northern Illinois Univ
Bureau County Republican / Posted 4 days ago
to support IVCC transfer students studying accounting at Northern Illinois University. Joining the Taylors at a recent NIU accountancy department reception are scholars Jacob Bonnell of Ohio (left), Bethany Dovin of Grand Ridge, Edgar Lucero... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Jones leads Huskies' defenseNIU's Bobby Jones, IV (6), left, joins in as Albert Smalls (1) celebrates a lat
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
NIU's Bobby Jones, IV (6), left, joins in as Albert Smalls (1) celebrates a late game interception that stopped a UB drive. The University at Buffalo Bulls hosted the Northern Illinois Huskies at UB Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Robert... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Leader of Huskies' defense, Jones keeping promise he made earlier this seasonNIU ranks among the country’s best in several defensive categories, but one has
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
NIU ranks among the country’s best in several defensive categories, but one has stood out in recent weeks. Against Buffalo, it came down to crucial stops – NIU limited the Bulls to 2 of 14 on third down, while the Huskies have held their last three... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU notebook: Graham out for extended time, Hagan in kicking funk, Huskies' defense has room to improveinjury during his Week 1 start against Boston College on Sept. 1. But on Tuesd
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
injury during his Week 1 start against Boston College on Sept. 1. But on Tuesday, nearly seven weeks after he went down, NIU coach Rod Carey said Graham is facing setbacks and will miss at least a couple more weeks, bare minimum. Last week,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU notebook: Childers named starter with Graham still out, Hagan in kicking funk, Huskies' defense has room to improveroom for improvement: The Huskies limited Buffalo to just 39 rushing yards, inc
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
room for improvement: The Huskies limited Buffalo to just 39 rushing yards, including one net yard in the second half. But NIU allowed Bulls’ quarterbacks Drew Anderson and Kyle Vantrease to throw for 344 passing yards. “Staying on our man is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NIU survives scoreless 2nd half, beats Buffalo 14-13half, but the Bulls (3-4, 1-2) failed to capitalize, missing their own field-go
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
half, but the Bulls (3-4, 1-2) failed to capitalize, missing their own field-goal attempt early in the fourth quarter. The NIU defense then had an interception and forced a three-and-out on Buffalo's final two drives. Childers finished with 224... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU to host internship and job fair Wednesday at Convocation CenterWednesday at the Convocation Center. More than 240 employers and recruiters wi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Wednesday at the Convocation Center. More than 240 employers and recruiters will be in attendance, said Brandon Lagana, NIU’s director of career services/planing and assessment. Lagana encourages all NIU students to check out Wednesday’s... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Jones named MAC Defensive Player of the WeekBobby Jones IV leads NIU in tackles (54) this season, while his eight tackles f
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Bobby Jones IV leads NIU in tackles (54) this season, while his eight tackles for loss and three sacks rank second on the team behind Sutton Smith. DeKALB – Northern Illinois senior linebacker Bobby Jones IV was named the Mid-American Conference... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NPR Illinois to host budget forum in DeKalbthe DeKalb County Community Mental Health Board; Kristina Garcia, executive dir
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
the DeKalb County Community Mental Health Board; Kristina Garcia, executive director of Conexion Comunidad; Jeremy Groves, NIU associate professor of economics; Mary Ellen Schaid, executive director of Safe Passage; and NIU chief of staff Matt... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Kauai's Limahuli Garden & Preserve showcases the ancient Polynesians' 'botanical tool kits'and dogs. As I climbed higher, I passed patches of sweet potato, banana and tu
Los Angeles Times / Posted 7 days ago
and dogs. As I climbed higher, I passed patches of sweet potato, banana and turmeric, finally arriving at a display of niu, or coconut palm. It too was brought by the Polynesians. The same goes for ko, or sugar cane, also planted here. This... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
NIU survives scoreless 2nd half, beats Buffalo 14-13half, but the Bulls (3-4, 1-2) failed to capitalize, missing their own field-go
The Journal-Standard / Posted 7 days ago
half, but the Bulls (3-4, 1-2) failed to capitalize, missing their own field-goal attempt early in the fourth quarter. The NIU defense then had an interception and forced a three-and-out on Buffalo's final two drives. Childers finished with 224... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
UB Loses to Northern Illinois 14-13half, but the Bulls (3-4, 1-2) failed to capitalize, missing their own field-go
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 7 days ago
half, but the Bulls (3-4, 1-2) failed to capitalize, missing their own field-goal attempt early in the fourth quarter. The NIU defense then had an interception and forced a three-and-out on Buffalo's final two drives. Childers finished with 224... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU escapes Buffalo with a winNIU's D.J. Brown (10) runs wide to avoid UB's Ryan Williamson (26) late in the
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
NIU's D.J. Brown (10) runs wide to avoid UB's Ryan Williamson (26) late in the game. The University at Buffalo Bulls hosted the Northern Illinois Huskies at UB Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) AMHERST, N.Y. —... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU escapes Buffalo with 14-13 winthe lead early in the fourth quarter after third-string quarterback Kyle Vantre
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
the lead early in the fourth quarter after third-string quarterback Kyle Vantrease completed two passes totaling 90 yards. NIU drove into Buffalo territory twice in the third quarter but came away with no points. Childers lost a fumble at the 6... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Who leads the nation in tackles for loss? An NIU Huskie, that's who.the St. Louis Post-Dispatch to gush: "Sutton Smith's highlight tape is full of
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
the St. Louis Post-Dispatch to gush: "Sutton Smith's highlight tape is full of broken ankles and flailing arms." After NIU coach Rod Carey told Smith he could choose his position for his first fall camp, Smith picked running back. He was on the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Make travel plans this fall with NIU External ProgrammingTravel with External Programming events happening this fall. Past participants
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Travel with External Programming events happening this fall. Past participants have included members of the community, NIU Alumni, staff and students. � The schedule includes: • Oct. 23�– Travel with External Programming: Private tour of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
PRAIRIE FLOWERthank the Daily Chronicle for its coverage of the Oct. 3 Democratic gubernatori
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
thank the Daily Chronicle for its coverage of the Oct. 3 Democratic gubernatorial forum. As organizers, DeKalb Stands and NIU Forensics also want to thank the many Northern Illinois University students and community volunteers and cosponsors who... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU close to hiring new CFOis entering the final phases, with the group of candidates being narrowed down
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
is entering the final phases, with the group of candidates being narrowed down to three. Although a selection is close, NIU spokesperson Joe King said there is not a definitive timeline for when the university will announce the results of the... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Community Engagement with National Pacific Radio Trusttime, they have decided to kick off a series of meetings starting in Hamilton.
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
time, they have decided to kick off a series of meetings starting in Hamilton. The Trust, which operates radio stations Niu FM, Radio 531pi, Pacific Radio News and the nine Pacific language programmes, encourage the Pasifika community to come... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies head east to face Buffalo team fresh off seven-overtime lossI wanted to be disruptive and I wanted us to be a fly around with nasty defense
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
I wanted to be disruptive and I wanted us to be a fly around with nasty defense … we are doing that right now.” NIU has been banged quite a bit this year with Graham’s shoulder and linebacker Kyle Pugh undergoing season-ending surgery.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies facing Buffalo team fresh off seven-overtime thrillerNIU Huskies safety Mykelti Williams (8) reacts after missing an interception ag
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
NIU Huskies safety Mykelti Williams (8) reacts after missing an interception against Kent State at Huskie Stadium in Dekalb October 7. DeKALB – Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey completed all his postgame activities after the Huskies defeated Kent... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Information sought in DeKalb gunpoint robberyand dark-colored jeans. Anyone with information on htis incident is encouraged
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
and dark-colored jeans. Anyone with information on htis incident is encouraged to contact the DeKalb Police Department at 815-748-8400 or NIU Police and Public Safety at 815-753-1212. Witnesses can remain anonymous by calling 815-753-TIPS... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Professor: Sports shut out NIU facultyhe doesn’t care for) on his drive back to Ann Arbor. He shared data he said he
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
he doesn’t care for) on his drive back to Ann Arbor. He shared data he said he pulled from a USA Today database, in which NIU athletics expenses were nearly $29 million in 2016, while revenue generated by athletics barely crept over $10 million.... Read more
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Ontario Farmer Daily
Ontario Farmerincluding antibiotics, are an increasingly common pollutant in water systems, s
Ontario Farmer Daily / Posted 10 days ago
including antibiotics, are an increasingly common pollutant in water systems, says Catherine Hui Niu, associate professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at the University of Saskatchewan. After... Read more
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