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Education

  • New student ambassador named to District 101 School Board

    BATAVIA – Addie Bobosky, an incoming junior at Batavia High School, has been selected to be a student ambassador to the Batavia School District 101 Bo ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:17 pm
  • Marmion grad ready to head to Naval Academy, serve country

    Alex Vandenberg said he was speechless when he received his acceptance letter from the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
    May 22, 2015 - 11:14 pm
  • St. Charles North grad pushes past rare condition to succeed

    ST. CHARLES – Catharine Steiner is in constant pain, but it’s hard to tell from her cheerfulness.Ste ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:13 pm
  • GHS changes longtime graduation tradition

    GENEVA – At this Sunday’s graduation ceremony, the Geneva High School Class of 2015 will stand united as the Blue Crue – literally.
    May 22, 2015 - 10:08 pm
  • Elmhurst College students display work at exhibit

    ELMHURST – Twelve graduating Elmhurst College art students are presenting their work at the 47th annual Spring Capstone Art Exhibition.
    May 22, 2015 - 3:19 pm
  • Technology Center of DuPage students participate in car crash simulation

    ADDISON – Students at the Technology Center of DuPage got a taste of what it takes to respond to a real-life emergency situation during a recent victi ...
    May 22, 2015 - 3:16 pm
  • Villa Park Catholic school faces possible closure due to low enrollment

    VILLA PARK – Jennifer Orlando couldn’t help but be at a loss for words when she heard the news on Mother’s Day that St. Alexander Catholic School in V ...
    May 22, 2015 - 9:34 pm
  • College of DuPage board shifts power via policy changes and more: 5 items

    In a marathon five-hour meeting that featured divided votes on almost every issue on what became a nearly 20-item agenda, the College of DuPage Board ...
    May 22, 2015 - 11:52 am
  • Youth Ministry: What’s It All About?

    The purpose of Youth Ministry, according to the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (www.usccb.org), is to respond to the needs of young peop ...
    May 22, 2015 - 9:00 am
  • District 181 volunteer and social worker earn awards

    HINSDALE – The Illinois Chapter of the National School Public Relations Association gave Distinguished Service Awards to Monroe School volunteer Danet ...
    May 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Registration opens for District 181 preschool

    HINSDALE – Community Consolidated School District 181 is accepting new registrants for its 3 and 4-year-old preschool/early childhood program, accordi ...
    May 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • Roosevelt University graduate from Darien develops app to promote recycling

    DARIEN – When Roosevelt University honors student Dusan Koleno took a sustainabilities studies course called Waste and Consumption, he not only learne ...
    May 22, 2015 - 5:30 am
  • St. Charles East senior honored for film work

    ST. CHARLES – A St. Charles East senior plans to turn one of her childhood pastimes into a career.Ma ...
    May 21, 2015 - 7:57 pm
  • Soon-to-be LT grad now semifinalist in U.S. Scholars Competition

    LA GRANGE – Madeline Bernstein of La Grange is having a very busy year.According to a Lyons Township ...
    May 21, 2015 - 6:24 pm
  • St. Cletus approves program with goal to eventually eliminate paper, textbooks

    LA GRANGE – The future looks big and bright for next year’s sixth-grade class at St. Cletus School in La Grange.
    May 21, 2015 - 6:21 pm
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