| Sep 5, 2009
Drew Hareza has a bitter memory to erase. Craig Wilkins wants to get started on an ambitious goal. Chad King is eager to prove he belongs, and Tobin Cameron still has something to prove.
The four captains are a fraction of the 88 Old Dominion players who...
| Nov 20, 2009
"I'm really happy to be here," says teacher Annie Darley, whose life trajectory proves: You can go home again. Although she and her husband just moved to River Forest a year ago, Darley also grew up here -- in a house her grandfather built, no less. After...
| Jan 21, 2010
The lecture was entitled "How I Made $300,000 My Senior Year," and the house was packed. Dominican University alumnus Chad Scott gave this talk last spring at the school's biennial Entrepreneur's Boot Camp, a popular event that helps budding entrepreneurs...
| Jan 21, 2010
Residents of the northern suburbs don't have to travel to downtown Chicago or move to a far-flung location to attend top Illinois colleges and universities, thanks to the University Center of Lake County.
As a consortium of institutions, the University...
| Sep 16, 2010
Michael Barnett sold his business to stay home and take care of his wife when she was diagnosed with terminal cancer. He realized that some of the people that made the most difference in his wife's life were caregivers and nurses and after she died he...
| May 27, 2010
Roger Holmes is back in Baron blue.
More than that, he has returned home.
Holmes will now roam the sideline of a court where he once starred as a player, as he accepted the boys' basketball coaching position May 7 at his alma mater, Fountain Valley...
| Sep 17, 2009
Business is the hottest degree on campuses right now. Health care is the hottest job sector. Culinary careers are just plain hot. How can these work together?
Starting this fall at Kendall College, business majors can earn a concentration in food service...
| Mar 17, 2011
We spoke with students who have studied abroad and asked them about their experiences.
Giancarlo Chavez Benedictine University senior, international business and economics
What inspired you to study abroad?
I made friends with Spanish and French...
| Mar 17, 2011
If you find that your financial aid will not cover extra learning opportunities, such as J-Terms (January terms), summer terms, and study abroad programs, don't worry.
Here are some tips that will help you make it happen.
1. Plan ahead. Visit your...
| Apr 6, 2011
Sunny Sea Gold knows all too well the many pressures that young women face with body image and their weight.
Gold, 34, the author of the just-published paperback book "Food: The Good Girl's Drug: How to Stop Using Food to Control Your Feelings" and...
| May 5, 2011
With more children being diagnosed with disabilities and the goal of inclusive classrooms firmly in place, the special education landscape continues to progress.
The Center for Disease Control and Prevention estimates 1 in every 110 children in the...