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Reception for Dr. Hall
Please join Dr. Adam Hall and his family for an open house celebration in his honor at the El Dara Christian Church Saturday, June 8, between 1- 4 p.m. He is a 1999 graduate of West Pike High School in Kinderhook.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Legal Record
Illinois State University Appoints Its 18th President
After a four-and-a-half month, nationwide search, the Illinois State University Board of Trustees selected Timothy Flanagan to be Illinois State University's next president, on May 10.
Tue May 21, 2013
Redbird Pride: College Spirit to Shine on Street Corners
Illinois State University spirit will soon be found on area roads. New signs, decked out in school colors of red and white, will be popping up this summer.
KRCG-TV Jefferson City
MU School of Health Professions associate dean rises in the ranks
Kristopher Hagglund, MU's associate dean of the School of Health Professions since 2001, officially begins serving as the new dean on July 1. Kristopher Hagglund, MU's associate dean of the School of Health Professions since 2001, officially begins serving as the new dean on July 1. "As associate dean, Kristofer has a deep understanding of the ... (more)
Thu May 16, 2013
La Vista Sun
Midlands Voices: Education fixes require strong will
The writer, a McCook, Neb., native, is past president/chancellor of three major state universities .
Wed May 15, 2013
The American Prospect
Teachers Left Behind
The principal of Hillview Elementary, near Buffalo, New York, has spent so much time typing teacher evaluations, entering data, and preparing for standardized testing, she barely had a minute to do what she used to do in her first 12 years of being a principal-drop in on classes, address parents' concerns, or get to know students.
Tue May 14, 2013
New Apartments, Art Gallery to open Uptown this fall
Two big additions uptown could enhance college life for Illinois State University students this fall.
ISU's next president praised by students, faculty
People who know soon-to-be Illinois State University President Timothy Flanagan say he's engaged and involved with the campus he now leads and the town where he lives.
University of Arkansas board to consider tuition increases
When the University of Arkansas Board of Trustees' Fiscal Affairs Committee meets on Tuesday, they'll consider recommending tuition increases for system campuses across the state.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Daily Gazette
Illinois State University athletic director quits in Dixon IL, Sterling, IL and Rock Falls IL
Illinois State University Athletic Director Gary Friedman unexpectedly resigned Monday with three years left on his contract, saying the job wasn't a good fit for him.
Kathleen Bieschke appointed new department head
Kathleen Bieschke will become the new department head for the Educational Psychology, Counseling, and Special Education Department in the College of Education at Penn State on July 1. In her new role, Bieschke will oversee two undergraduate, four master's, and four doctoral programs for the college.
Sat May 11, 2013
Daily Journal/Sunday Journal
Top KCC graduate anxious to get back in the field
Kymber Nakaert's passion for agriculture grew on her family farm near Clifton. After graduating as one of Kankakee Community College's top students this weekend, she's headed to the agriculture program at Illinois State University in Bloomington-Normal. KCC is awarding 524 associate degrees or certificates this year and is celebrating the ... (more)
Fri May 10, 2013
In the Classroom - Jaeger
Reilly Anne Jaeger, Ottawa Township High School Class of 2009, recently graduated from Illinois State University with a Bachelor of Arts in anthropology and a minor in sociology.
Timothy Flanagan named Illinois State University President
Timothy Flanagan, president of Framingham State University in Framingham, Mass., has been appointed 18th president of Illinois State University.
Lincoln Daily News
LCHS announces scholarship recipients
T he board of directors of the Lincoln Community High School Foundation met on Wednesday and made scholarship selections from student applications from this year's senior class.
Tue May 07, 2013
Craig Robinson: The 'Peeples' Interview
Born in Chicago on Oct. 25, 1971, Craig Robinson is currently appearing in the final season of "The Office" on NBC, where he portrays acerbic Dunder-Mifflin employee Darryl Philbin.
Mon May 06, 2013
More to learn for substitute teachers
Circling the computer lab Monday upstairs at South Elgin High School with another teacher and student teacher, Mary Blair swooped in on a group of five seniors doing more talking than typing.
Illinois commission cuts student grant money
The Illinois Student Assistance Commission is making a 10 percent cut in grants given through its Monetary Awards Program after a shortage of money caused by an increase in student demand.
Lincoln Daily News
More than degrees conferred at Lincoln College commencement
W hile it was a first for Lincoln College President John Blackburn, on Saturday afternoon he opened by announcing that it was the college's 146th consecutive commencement.