Government reporter Garcia Cano joins AP in Ohio
Regina Garcia Cano, who has covered such issues as medical marijuana, pensions and gas drilling for The Associated Press in Illinois, has been hired to work in the cooperative's Columbus bureau.
Tue May 14, 2013
US News & World Report
MOOCs Stir Up Controversy
But when it comes to accepting massive open online courses, or MOOCs, some worry university leaders may need to slam on the brakes.
Sat May 11, 2013
MCC graduates get next assignment: write life stories
The Marengo trio beamed as a graduate very special to them was about to join hundreds of others in receiving McHenry County College degrees and certificates.
Wed May 08, 2013
Examining the long-debated Alzheimer's risk from aluminum
In this April 17, 2013 photo, Jim Taylor wipes a tear from his eye as he discusses the strain on his marriage caused by Alzheimera s disease induced memory loss during an art expression class at the Hoogland Center for the Arts in Springfield, Ill.
Tue May 07, 2013
Watertown Daily Times
Three running for Watertown Board of Education
The budget vote and election are noon to 9 p.m. May 21 at Watertown High School and North Elementary School.
Mon May 06, 2013
Hamilton Senior Signs With University of Illinois Springfield
Hamilton High School senior Nathan Goecks recently signed a letter of intent to attend University of Illinois Springfield on a golf scholarship.
American Journalism Review
A Digital Guy at the Helm
Trif Alatzas, the new executive editor of the Baltimore Sun, is excited about the opportunities for journalism in a transformative era for newspapers.
Thu May 02, 2013
Sneakers Help Raise Cancer Awareness in Springfield
Suits and Sneakers were the dress code in the Capitol as Illinois lawmakers, coaches and other supporters gathered at the capitol for Ben Wierzba, head men's basketball coach at the University of Illinois Springfield, said he wore sneakers in honor of a friend.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Belleville News Democrat
Triad senior golfer Blaine Buente will play for Millikin
Instead, Buente chose to keep it simple. One of the top prep golfers in the state the past two years, Buente wanted a school where he would get a great education and be able to play college golf.
Customer Interaction Solutions
Online courses changing college classrooms
It was the sort of discussion that happens hundreds of times a day in America's college classrooms -- an English professor and her students grappled with Percy Bysshe Shelley's poem, "To a Skylark," trying to pry meaning from words written nearly two centuries ago.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
UIS Survey Shows Employers With Positive Expectations, Not for Sangamon County
A survey conducted by the University of Illinois Springfield shows Sangamon County employers have positive expectations for their own firm or business over the next 12 months.