| Aug 7, 2012
| 10:17 AM
If you're a so-called nontraditional student (that is, over the age of 24 with the responsibilities to match) and want to complete your degree or earn a more career-specific one, professional studies programs might be for you.
Many colleges and...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 12:29 PM
With Clemson’s Terry Don Phillips announcing his retirement Thursday, the ACC is left with only four athletic directors who took their current post before 2006.
Hired in 1992, Wake Forest’s Ron Wellman is the dean of the conference’s...
| 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...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 9:36 AM
What was true 10 years ago is still true today: computer science and information technology are good fields to enter. What has changed is why people enter these fields and what they can do within the field has greatly expanded.
Matthew Bauer, senior...
| Jul 10, 2012
| 11:26 AM
A former Elmhurst College student was sentenced to probation Tuesday and fined for scrawling racial epithets into the window ledge outside a fellow student’s dormitory room.
Myles G. Burton, 21, of Libertyville, had been found guilty of...
| 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.
| Mar 12, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Elmhurst Choral Union and Orchestra perform rapturous music of spiritual love in "Spiritual Romantics" on Sunday, April 22 at 3:00 p.m. in Hammerschmidt Chapel on the campus of Elmhurst College.
A full professional orchestra and soloists join the ECU for...
| Mar 13, 2009
Cruise Illinois Highway 64 or 38 through Lombard and its neighboring towns and you see what amounts to a continuous, miles-long strip mall. But, tucked between those two highways is the other Lombard — the quiet, residential community where...
| Feb 5, 2010
You must be a townie, says author Tracy Kidder in "Home Town," if "you don't shed identities. You accumulate them."
So Pete DiCianni admits he is the product of the "seven-kids, one-bathroom bungalow" on Highland Avenue, the father who campaigns...