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Daily Chronicle
NIU to host internship and job fair Wednesday at Convocation CenterDeKALB – Northern Illinois University will be hosting an autumn job and interns
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University will be hosting an autumn job and internship fair for current students from 10 a.m and 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Convocation Center. More than 240 employers and recruiters will be in attendance, said Brandon... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Get tickets now for YMCA Halloween Bashfamily fun and games at its annual Family Halloween Bash on Oct. 27 from 4:30 t
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family fun and games at its annual Family Halloween Bash on Oct. 27 from 4:30 to 8 p.m. The event will be held at the Northern Illinois University Convocation Center, 1525 W. Lincoln Highway in DeKalb. Families are encouraged to wear their... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County food pantries benefit from CROP Hunger Walktalk about doing something, but not a lot of people actually do anything. So I
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talk about doing something, but not a lot of people actually do anything. So I wanted to do something,” she said. The Northern Illinois University Student Dietetic Association also was involved with the event. Members of the group have been... Read more
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Valley Free Press
FVOAS benefits from local internsFox Valley Older Adult Services has been included in the DeKalb County Nonprofi
Valley Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Fox Valley Older Adult Services has been included in the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership’s Northern Illinois University NGOLD Internship Program for a third consecutive semester. Audrey Daley, a spring intern, has returned to assist the agency... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Make travel plans this fall with NIU External ProgrammingDeKALB – Northern Illinois University LA&S External Programming has several Tra
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University LA&S External Programming has several Travel with External Programming events happening this fall. Past participants have included members of the community, NIU Alumni, staff and students. � The schedule... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
PRAIRIE FLOWERof the Oct. 3 Democratic gubernatorial forum. As organizers, DeKalb Stands and
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
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 helped provide this informative... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Network for families: DeKalb-based United Leukodystrophy Foundation celebrates 35 yearswere recently notified that Clark will soon participate in the Celebrating Abil
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
were recently notified that Clark will soon participate in the Celebrating Abilities in Physical Education program at Northern Illinois University, helping future physical education teachers learn how to teach children with... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU close to hiring new CFODeKALB – The search for a new chief financial officer at Northern Illinois Univ
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
DeKALB – The search for a new chief financial officer at Northern Illinois University 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... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Gateway Services introduces community counseling programfor 9 years in a number of mental health settings. She earned a Master of Scien
Bureau County Republican / Posted 3 days ago
for 9 years in a number of mental health settings. She earned a Master of Science in Education in Counseling degree from Northern Illinois University. She is also a national board certified counselor. Miroux recently earned a Master of Science... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
'This for me really hits home; it's what I do'at future events, in terms of manpower. Mass shootings such as the one in Las
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
at future events, in terms of manpower. Mass shootings such as the one in Las Vegas, and the Feb. 14, 2008, shooting at Northern Illinois University – to which Petragallo responded – always call for a re-examination. “It brings [safety] to the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Registration open for NIU 'Hackathon'DeKALB – Northern Illinois University is seeking students for its 24-hour Huski
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
DeKALB – Northern Illinois University is seeking students for its 24-hour Huskie Hack, an event designed to spark innovative and entrepreneurial solutions to issues such as mental health, behavioral and population health and chronic health... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Professor: Sports shut out NIU facultythe professor of accounting at Eastern Michigan University threw proverbial pie
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
the professor of accounting at Eastern Michigan University threw proverbial pieces of meat to a classroom full of hungry Northern Illinois University faculty, in the form of financial statistics showing academics aren’t sufficiently... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Marjorie Walsh, matriarch of pioneer Naperville family, dies at 96House, a historic hotel and tavern that was razed in 1946. Walsh graduated fro
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
House, a historic hotel and tavern that was razed in 1946. Walsh graduated from Naperville High School and then from Northern Illinois University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in physical education. She taught girls’ physical... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Four candidates seek Illinois House seat Pritchard is leavingseat: DeKalb County Board Member Paul Stoddard and DeKalb District 428 Board Se
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
seat: DeKalb County Board Member Paul Stoddard and DeKalb District 428 Board Secretary Howard Solomon. Stoddard, a Northern Illinois University associate professor, said he decided to run to try and make Springfield a little more responsive... Read more
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Newton Daily News
David S. WilsonAfter being honorably discharged David continued his education, receiving his b
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
After being honorably discharged David continued his education, receiving his bachelor of computer science degree from Northern Illinois University. On Oct. 25, 1997, David was united in marriage with Corey Wesson in Des Moines. They made... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
FHN hires two new providersassist FHN’s surgeons in the operating room and see patients at FHN Specialty C
The Journal-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
assist FHN’s surgeons in the operating room and see patients at FHN Specialty Care — Stephenson Street. She earned her master’s degree and family practice nursing certification from Northern Illinois University in DeKalb. For information: fh... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Batavia lecture to focus on African-American pioneers at Olympicsto the civil rights movement will be discussed in Batavia by author Stanley Arn
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
to the civil rights movement will be discussed in Batavia by author Stanley Arnold, an associate professor of history at Northern Illinois University. BATAVIA – “Carrying the Torch,” a Batavia Public Library New Lyceum Lecture Series program on... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Finke Theatre hosts Funky Butt Brass Band on Saturdayprove to be his most innate vehicle for musical expression. He recently attaine
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
prove to be his most innate vehicle for musical expression. He recently attained a master’s degree in jazz studies from Northern Illinois University. The show starts at 7 p.m. Oct. 14. Tickets are $10 each. To order tickets, call the Finke... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Northern Illinois University graduate returns to teach, research weatherDeKALB – Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Northern Illin
Northwest Herald / Posted 5 days ago
DeKALB – Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Northern Illinois University studying meteorology. After earning a bachelor’s degree in meteorology and a master’s degree in geography at NIU, he earned his doctorate from the... Read more
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The MidWeek
Making the music connectionher audience feel and connect with her on stage. Now a second-year graduate stu
The MidWeek / Posted 5 days ago
her audience feel and connect with her on stage. Now a second-year graduate student studying speech language pathology at Northern Illinois University, Lanza is planning to use music to help stroke survivors improve their functional communication... Read more
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The MidWeek
‘Creatures Small and Great’ exhibit on display at The Art Boxand former DeKalb resident Diane Gilmore. She has been free to devote many more
The MidWeek / Posted 5 days ago
and former DeKalb resident Diane Gilmore. She has been free to devote many more hours to this passion since retirement from Northern Illinois University a few years ago Schneider says she paints because it gives her joy. “In one sense, it is a... Read more
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The MidWeek
Network for families: DeKalb-based United Leukodystrophy Foundation celebrates 35 yearswere recently notified that Clark will soon participate in the Celebrating Abil
The MidWeek / Posted 5 days ago
were recently notified that Clark will soon participate in the Celebrating Abilities in Physical Education program at Northern Illinois University, helping future physical education teachers learn how to teach children with... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Finke Theatre hosts Funky Butt Brass Band Saturdayprove to be his most innate vehicle for musical expression. He recently attaine
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
prove to be his most innate vehicle for musical expression. He recently attained a master's degree in jazz studies from Northern Illinois University. The show starts at 7 p.m. Oct. 14. Tickets are $10 each. To order tickets, call the Finke at... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
EXCHANGE: Meteorology professor studies tornadoes, teachesDEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Nor
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Northern Illinois University studying meteorology. After earning a bachelor's degree in meteorology and a master's degree in geography at NIU, he earned his Ph.D. from the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
EXCHANGE: Meteorology professor studies tornadoes, teachesDEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Nor
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Northern Illinois University studying meteorology. After earning a bachelor's degree in meteorology and a master's degree in geography at NIU, he earned his Ph.D. from the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
EXCHANGE: Meteorology professor studies tornadoes, teachesDEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Nor
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Northern Illinois University studying meteorology. After earning a bachelor's degree in meteorology and a master's degree in geography at NIU, he earned his Ph.D. from the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
EXCHANGE: Meteorology professor studies tornadoes, teachesDEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Nor
The Middletown Press / Posted 5 days ago
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Northern Illinois University studying meteorology. After earning a bachelor's degree in meteorology and a master's degree in geography at NIU, he earned his Ph.D. from the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Meteorology professor studies tornadoes, teachesDEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Nor
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 days ago
DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — Less than a decade ago, Victor Gensini was a student at Northern Illinois University studying meterology. After earning a bachelor's degree in meteorology and a master's degree in geography at NIU, he earned his Ph.D. from the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Harmonic's first performance of the semester WednesdayDeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Philharmonic will perform its first c
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
DeKALB – The Northern Illinois University Philharmonic will perform its first concert of the semester Wednesday under the direction of Danko Drusko. The concert will be at 8 p.m. in the Boutell Memorial Concert Hall of the Music Building at 400... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sycamore Chamber hosts meeting with Rep. Randy Hultgrenand supporting local businesses on a federal level. Representatives from Sycamo
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
and supporting local businesses on a federal level. Representatives from Sycamore public schools, Kishwaukee College and Northern Illinois University expressed concern over the fallout from the repeal and reform of DACA. Hultgren empathized and... Read more
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Swissinfo
Bridging linguistic barriers in Switzerlanda choice between French and Spanish. The beauty of French called to him because
Swissinfo / Posted 7 days ago
a choice between French and Spanish. The beauty of French called to him because “there’s something elliptical about it”. At Northern Illinois University he majored in French Literature, then came to Geneva, where he earned a degree at L’École de... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Public reactions mixed for next phase of STEAM Learning Center planof city streets, it doesn’t make sense to fund such a project. Several of the
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
of city streets, it doesn’t make sense to fund such a project. Several of the speakers in support of the project were Northern Illinois University faculty, including Anne Kaplan, vice president of outreach, engagement and regional development;... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb police investigating report of shots fired into crowdRoad. It was the second report of shots fired over the weekend and fourth in 1
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
Road. It was the second report of shots fired over the weekend and fourth in 10 days. According to a safety bulletin from Northern Illinois University police, witnesses saw three people, including one with a gun who fired several shbots into a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb Police investigating fourth report of shots fired in 10 daysof Russell Road. It was the second such report this weekend and fourth in that
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
of Russell Road. It was the second such report this weekend and fourth in that neighborhood in 10 days, according to a Northern Illinois University safety bulletin. The bulletin says about 8:20 p.m., witnesses observed three suspects, one with... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU alumni talk shop leading up to Saturday kickoffDeKALB – Shortly before the Huskies throttled the Golden Flashes on Saturday, t
Daily Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
DeKALB – Shortly before the Huskies throttled the Golden Flashes on Saturday, the Northern Illinois University Alumni Association held the first of its three board meetings this school year. Topics discussed ranged from improving the marketing and... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
Faculty have their say at Board of Trustees meetingthe lowest it’s been.” He made a case for recruitment and raising salaries, sa
McDonough County Voice / Posted 9 days ago
the lowest it’s been.” He made a case for recruitment and raising salaries, saying that other state institutions including Northern Illinois University and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville were considering staff increases to salaries.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
FVOAS benefits from local internsFox Valley Older Adult Services has been included in the DeKalb County Nonprofi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
Fox Valley Older Adult Services has been included in the DeKalb County Nonprofit Partnership’s Northern Illinois University NGOLD Internship Program for a third consecutive semester. “Because of the generosity of the Roberts Family Foundation, FVOAS... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Concerto competition applications due Oct. 16of Northbrook, performed Violin Concerto in D Minor, 3rd Movement, by Jean Sibe
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
of Northbrook, performed Violin Concerto in D Minor, 3rd Movement, by Jean Sibelius. The Community School of the Arts at Northern Illinois University invites musicians 18 years and younger to compete in the annual CSA Sinfonia Concerto... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Thumbs-up to another Cubs' playoff runRobbin Stuckert rejected Curl’s appeal to withdraw his guilty plea and face a t
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Robbin Stuckert rejected Curl’s appeal to withdraw his guilty plea and face a trial for the 2010 killing of 18-year-old Northern Illinois University freshman Antinette “Toni” Keller. Keller had just arrived in town, ready to begin her college... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Thumbs-up another Cubs' playoff runRobbin Stuckert rejected Curl’s appeal to withdraw his guilty plea and face a t
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Robbin Stuckert rejected Curl’s appeal to withdraw his guilty plea and face a trial for the 2010 killing of 18-year-old Northern Illinois University freshman Antinette “Toni” Keller. Keller had just arrived in town, ready to begin her college... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Schrader: ​NIU homecoming steeped in historyCould Northern Illinois University have the distinction of holding the earliest
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Could Northern Illinois University have the distinction of holding the earliest homecoming of any university in Illinois, and one of the first in the nation? Retired NIU Sports Information Director Mike Korcek has done extensive research on the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
What to do in an active shooter situationto envision, and in DeKalb, its one with which people have personal experience.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
to envision, and in DeKalb, its one with which people have personal experience. On Feb. 14, 2008, a lone gunman killed Northern Illinois University students Catalina Garcia, Julianna Gehant, Ryanne Mace, Daniel Parmenter and Gayle Dubowski... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU student earns $15,000 scholarship, studies customer service at DisneySycamore resident and Northern Illinois University student Ashlyn Gardner earne
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
Sycamore resident and Northern Illinois University student Ashlyn Gardner earned a scholarship from the Illinois Hotel and Lodging Association Education Foundation this past summer, and she also landed an internship working at Disney World, at the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Police seeking information in DeKalb shootingblock of Oak Street after a shooting occurred there around 2 p.m. Friday aftern
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
block of Oak Street after a shooting occurred there around 2 p.m. Friday afternoon. According to a safety bulletin from Northern Illinois University police, the two suspects are described as wearing all black clothing, and one of them may be... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
What to do in an active violence situationto include personal experience in its preparation for an active shooter inciden
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
to include personal experience in its preparation for an active shooter incident. A lone gunman killed five in 2008 at Northern Illinois University before turning the gun on himself. He injured at least 19 others. “A lot of what we learned... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Judge denies appeal for inmate in NIU student's 2010 killingIll. (AP) — A northern Illinois judge has denied a man's request to withdraw hi
The Middletown Press / Posted 10 days ago
Ill. (AP) — A northern Illinois judge has denied a man's request to withdraw his guilty plea in the 2010 death of a Northern Illinois University student. The (DeKalb) Daily-Chronicle reports that the ruling means 41-year-old William Curl... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Man convicted of killing NIU student can't take back guilty plea, judge rulesThe man who pleaded guilty to killing a Northern Illinois University student fa
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
The man who pleaded guilty to killing a Northern Illinois University student failed to prove his rights were violated and cannot withdraw his plea, a judge ruled Friday. The decision ended the bid by William Curl to take back his plea to the 2010... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
William Curl's appeal for trial in Keller murder deniedin her ruling, which was released Friday at the DeKalb County Courthouse. Kell
Daily Chronicle / Posted 10 days ago
in her ruling, which was released Friday at the DeKalb County Courthouse. Keller, 18, of Plainfield, was a freshman at Northern Illinois University when she disappeared saying she was going for a walk in Prairie Park. Her burned remains were... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU celebrates 111 years of homecoming, remembers the pastDeKALB – Bob Heimerdinger remembers his four years from 1948 to 1952 as a stude
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
DeKALB – Bob Heimerdinger remembers his four years from 1948 to 1952 as a student at Northern Illinois University fondly, including making countless friends and falling in love with his wife of 66 years, Barb. When reminiscing about the past, he... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU Suzuki workshop offered Nov. 4Guest Suzuki teachers from Wisconsin, Iowa and Alabama will visit Northern Illi
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
Guest Suzuki teachers from Wisconsin, Iowa and Alabama will visit Northern Illinois University on Saturday, Nov. 4, to work with NIU Suzuki Strings students, and guest violin and cello students representing Suzuki programs throughout northern... Read more
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