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  1. Cristian Azcona Wins First PBA Tour Title in PBA Xtra Frame Wilmington OpenRead the original story

    Sunday | Bowlers Journal Intl.

    ... PBA South Region's Player of the Year in 2017, his PBA rookie year. Johnson, a former All-American with McKendree University, was the 2017 PBA Midwest Region Player of the Year. Azcona is a five-time member of Puerto Rico's national bowling team; ...

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  2. Community Foundation Awards over $100,000 in Scholarships for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 15 | Y 103

    ... in their pursuit of higher education." Destiny Crawford of Eisenhower High School who will be attending McKendree University in the fall, while Brooke Embry, also of Eisenhower will attend Indiana State University. Cassondra Mundy from MacArthur ...

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  3. Congratulations, Class of 2018 GraduatesRead the original story

    Saturday May 12 | McKendree College

    McKendree University Class of 2018 graduates received their diplomas during the 178th commencement exercises on May 12 at the Lebanon, Ill., campus. The new graduates hail from 26 states and eight countries.

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  4. McKendree Awards Honorary Doctor of Fine ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | McKendree College

    McKendree University awarded a Doctor of Fine Arts degree to one of its most talented and accomplished alumni, Christine Brewer, at its 178th undergraduate commencement ceremony on May 12 in Lebanon, Ill. The honorary degree recognizes the operatic soprano's extraordinary lifetime accomplishments and continued commitment to her alma mater.

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  5. Gordon & Ozturk Retire as Professors EmeritiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | McKendree College

    Dr. Betsy Gordon and Dr. Feza Ozturk have retired from their distinguished teaching careers at McKendree University with the honor and title of professor emerita, awarded at the May 12 undergraduate commencement ceremony. Gordon, of Lebanon, Ill., joined the faculty as an assistant professor of speech communication in 1990, was promoted to associate professor in 1995 and to full professor in 2008.

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  6. Jessica Lirios Honored for Academics, International AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | McKendree College

    Jessica Lirios, a 2018 McKendree University summa cum laude graduate from Greenville, Ill., ended her college career applauded for her academic excellence and efforts to improve international understanding, as winner of the Technos International Prize. Through the continuing generosity of the Tanaka Ikueikai Educational Trust, one graduating senior is selected for the honor each year by the faculty.

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  7. McKendree University English Professor Wins Grandy Faculty AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 12 | McKendree College

    The McKendree University Alumni Association chose an English professor known for her positive attitude and love of Shakespeare for the 2018 William Norman Grandy Faculty Award. Dr. Nichole DeWall received the honor at undergraduate commencement exercises held on May 12 at the Lebanon, Ill., campus.

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  8. Kunkle notches 500th win as Eagles sweep Day 1 at GLVC TourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... (29-22) defeated the University of Indianapolis (37-17), 4-0, in the opener before blanking No. 25 McKendree University (38-15), 10-0, in five innings. USI advances in the winner's bracket to take on the No. 4 seed and defending GLVC champion, ...

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  9. Conner, Cubs dominate Madison Invitational as uneven play rules the dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | The Madison Courier

    ... finished three strokes ahead of teammate Case Kiefer (36-41 - 77), a senior who has signed with McKendree University, and another two ahead of freshman teammate Luke Ommen (38-41 - 79) as the Cubs' top three let Madison easily pull away from the ...

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  10. McKendree Spoils USI Softball Senior DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 29 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    University of Southern Indiana Softball dropped both ends of its Great Lakes Valley Conference doubleheader to No. 25 McKendree University Sunday afternoon at the USI Softball Field.

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  11. USI Softball picks up key GLVC sweep over UMSLRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... game-two victory. The Screaming Eagles conclude the regular-season Sunday at noon when they host No. 25 McKendree University (35-14, 18-8 GLVC) for Senior Day at the USI Softball Field. USI will honor its four seniors - outfielder Olivia ...

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  12. Eagles go deep and sweep BearcatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The University of Southern Indiana baseball team hit four home runs and swept a doubleheader McKendree University, 16-2 and 4-3, Saturday afternoon at the USI Baseball Field. USI watched its record go to 24-17 overall and 11-7 in the GLVC, while McKendree ends the day 7-33, 2-15 GLVC.

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  13. In the Classroom - McKendree UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 27 | The Times

    John Lechtenberg, of Ottawa, was inducted into Chapter 378 of Phi Eta Sigma national honor society for academic excellence at McKendree University in Lebanon, Ill., April 26.

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  14. Lady Panthers Continue Legacy with College SigningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 26 | Y 103

    ... Bork-Gregg is among the growing population of female wrestlers and will continue her career playing for McKendree University. While she has been focused on improving her skills, she has also been helping local young ladies start their interest in ...

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  15. McKendree University Honors Outstanding Students, Faculty and StaffRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 26 | McKendree College

    McKendree University recognized academic achievers across all disciplines and presented awards to three faculty members and a staff member at an Honors Convocation held April 26 at the Hettenhausen Center for the Arts. The event was part of the university's fifth annual Academic Excellence Celebration.

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  16. McKendree Psychology Students Present at ILLOWA ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 24 | McKendree College

    ... Association and Psi Chi, the psychology honor society. The students will present their research at McKendree University during the Academic Excellence Celebration on April 26. Dr. Gerald McDonnell, Noelle Zichefoose, Cory Berberich, Jordan Morton, ...

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  17. Fulton, Leonhardt lead Eagles to DH split with MinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 21 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... doubleheader at the USI Softball Field. The Eagles conclude the regular season April 29 when they host McKendree University for Senior Day. Game 1: S&T 5, USI 2 ( Lindsey Barr (Whitesville, Kentucky) and junior outfielder Allison Schubert ...

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  18. McKendree Establishes NACWC ChapterRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2018 | McKendree College

    McKendree University has established a Collegiate Young Adult Club of the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs and Youth Affiliates, Inc., America's oldest African American women's organization. Eighteen McKendree students were inducted as inaugural members of the university's "ELITE" chapter on April 15: Diamond Aaron, Chyanne Brown, Korinahe Bullock, Kiara Chapman, Mia Fiore, K'taria Haynes, Bre'nye Johnson, Nahiela Magee, Kintasia Morris, Tatiana Nieves, Georgia Slaughter, Ileanisse Soto, Brianca Spells, Shaneise Tally, Chanaya Thomas, Olivia White, Kristyon Wilson, and Emiah Williams, who was installed as chapter president.

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  19. Former Olympian Will Share His Story at Bone Marrow DriveRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2018 | McKendree College

    A 1960 Olympic track and field gold medalist-who survived leukemia thanks to a lifesaving bone marrow transplant from a donor match-will share his inspirational story during McKendree University's annual bone marrow donor drive on Monday, April 23. The drive will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Piper Academic Center lounge on campus. A cheek swab is all it takes to register as a potential donor.

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  20. Speech & Debate Take 28 Awards at NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | McKendree College

    The McKendree University Speech and Debate Team took home 28 awards in its first set of national tournaments - including a ninth place finish at the National Parliamentary Tournament of Excellence, six semifinalist finishes, a selection to the All-American team, two service awards for coaches, and a novice national championship. Eighty-two colleges and universities, including Northwestern University, Wiley College, and Ohio State University, attended the Pi Kappa Delta national tournament, hosted by Tennessee State University, on March 14-17.

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