| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Last year was a volatile one for the inimitable Chicago drummer-bandleader-composer Dana Hall.
With the considerable help of ace arts administrator Kate Dumbleton, Hall had rejuvenated the Chicago Jazz Ensemble, which William Russo had created at...
| Jan 22, 2013
It was a difficult journey to the National Mall.
The students from Elmhurst College traveled all night by bus, stopping just once for breakfast before pulling into Washington on Monday morning. With the streets blocked off around the Capitol, they...
| Oct 23, 2012
| 6:01 PM
Republican Rep. Joe Walsh again called on Democratic challenger Tammy Duckworth to leave his family out of their contentious campaign, even as he got his eldest son involved by featuring him at a Tuesday news conference.
At issue is a series of TV ads...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 11:45 AM
Ht.: 5-6; Pos.: G
Comment: Two-year varsity starter averaged 9.1 points, 4.7 rebounds and 3.1 assists to help Titans return to state tournament. George Mason and Stetson have expressed interest.
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:29 PM
Educators in both computer science and information technology agree that opportunity is boundless in the tech sector and there is a strong need to prepare the workforce in this country. Following are some of the "hot" degrees to pursue.
| Feb 2, 2012
Think the MBA is the most popular master's degree out there? Wait a second, smarty. You're only half right. The most popular graduate field nationally is actually education, followed by business.
However, it is true that here in Illinois, more students...
| May 5, 2011
With hikes in higher education costs continuing to outpace growth of household incomes, colleges and universities are all too aware of one fact.
Without financial aid, many families can't afford to send their sons and daughters to college. That's why...
| Oct 1, 2011
| 1:44 PM
Scottie Williams knew the deal.
The former Downers Grove South running back's friends didn't understand why all those yards and touchdowns did not translate into a Division I scholarship, but at 5-foot-6, 160 pounds, Division III football was not a...
| Aug 29, 2011
| 4:38 PM
Name, age, gender and ethnicity, all are questions you can expect to see on a college application.
But here`s a new one; Are you gay?
That`ll be one of the new questions on an Elmhurst College application next year. It specifically asks 'would you...
| May 31, 2012
| 9:22 AM
45th Annual Elmhurst College Jazz Festival
February 24 - 26
Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel
190 Prospect Avenue
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