Fall 2014 DIY contest: Make a newsprint masterpiece
Basak Yurtoglu, a student at Seattle Central College's School of Apparel Design & Development, designed and made this dress and hat out of newspaper.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Honors to be awarded at Central College homecoming
Three Central College alumni-and one honorary alumna-will receive awards on Oct. 4 during Central's homecoming.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Bureau County Republican
North Central College announces dean's list
North Central College has announced its 2014 spring term dean's list. The following local students have made the list: Mary Youngren of Princeton, Benjamin Redmond of Sheffield, Lacey Kwiatek of Spring Valley, Christina Richardson of Spring Valley, Christian Horst of Tiskilwa and Adam Weidner of Wyanet.
Naperville OKs NCC building after earlier denial
Despite neighbors' concerns about the size of the 125,000-square-foot building, the college received Naperville City Council approval Tuesday night to go forward with the plan.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
City Council to discuss proposed North Central science center
The area south of Van Buren Avenue between Loomis and Brainard streets is the site chosen by North Central College trustees for the planned $60 million science center to be built in the next three years.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
College Track: Coaching seems natural next step for John Crain
John Crain of North Central leads on his way to winning the men's 1500 meter race during the CCIW outdoor conference track meet in May. When John Crain wrapped up his legendary cross country and track career at North Central College this spring, he expressed a desire to get into coaching.
Does Naperville need its own Freedom Trail?
Naperville already has a Riverwalk, but could the community create a heritage walk similar to the famed Freedom Trail in Boston? The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald.
Robert Cray is bringing blues show to North Central College
Five-time Grammy winner and Blues Hall of Fame inductee Robert Cray brings his band, the Robert Cray Band, to Naperville this fall.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Richmond Daily News
The Woodson Institute dream fell short, but memories still strong
When I look at this picture, it's hard to believe this majestic building was in Richmond.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
College's park plans progressing in Naperville
North Central College and the city of Naperville are taking the first steps toward building a new park and plaza along the DuPage River.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Digital Post Production
QA Graphics Provides Bridge Data Manager for SystemWorks LLC
QA Graphics, leading provider of HVAC graphic design solutions, is pleased to share that their client SystemWorks, LLC has implemented the Bridge Data Manager during one of their commissioning projects for Central College.
North Central professor studies ways to support bullied kids
When Patricia Schacht, associate professor of psychology at North Central College in Naperville, offered a senior-level seminar called "Bullying," all 20 spots quickly filled.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Local students make North Central dean's list
NAPERVILLE, Ill.-The following local residents were recently named to the North Central College dean's list of scholars for the 2014 spring term: Nicholas Lynch, Melissa Schmidt and Ashley Swanson, all of Elburn; Taylor Bastone of Maple Park; and Athina Ajazi, Lauren Allen, Lauren Companiott, Drew French, Dylan Good, Brooke Patterson, Charlene ... (more)
North Central College psychology researchers seek to reduce harmful effects of bullying
Michaela Vilim, a junior psychology from Naperville, assisted North Central College associate professor of psychology Patricia Schacht with research about bullying.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
View Illinois Prairie Path archives at open house Aug. 11
The public is invited to meet volunteers who helped build the Illinois Prairie Path and view materials from the organization's archives during an upcoming open house.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
North Central celebrates work of Dick Locher
Naperville's North Central College will showcase works by artist Dick Locher in an exhibit titled "Dick Locher: A Hometown Artist" presented by Naper Settlement Aug. 22 through Sept.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Where there's smoke: Fire department makes use of houses before they're torn down
Nobody is mourning very deeply the imminent demise of the house next door to Heidi and John Sekowski's home.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
Forbes ranks North Central College among America's Top Colleges for 2014-2015
Forbes magazine released its list of top colleges and universities in the nation, ranking North Central College in the top 500: Forbes includes North Central College among the top 20 percent of the nation's colleges and universities.
New Mott Community College president excited to be part of Flint's comeback
Beverly Walker-Griffea, senior vice president for Student Services at Montgomery College in Maryland, was chosen as Mott's next president and is set to start Aug. 27. She is also the college's first female president and first black president since Mott became a county-wide community college in 1969.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
WHO-TV Des Moines
Teachers Take on School Supplies Cost
This year's back to school spending could add up to well over $26 billion. Students aren't the only ones stocking up for the first day of school.