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The state of Illinois has announced $1.6 million for more than two dozen environmental and education projects aimed at helping to conserve the Lake Michigan shoreline.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
NCC speaker to address 'Ghost of Emmett Till'
One of the nation's foremost scholars of American urban, cultural and social history will serve as a guest lecturer Wednesday, April 23, at Naperville's North Central College.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Fish fry dinners bring food, community to Catholics during Lent
Roman Catholics are not supposed to eat meat on Fridays during Lent. They view it as a small act of penance to honor Christ's death.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Loyola Honors Health Systems Management Student with Gannon Center for Women and Leadership Award
Loyola University Chicago recently honored Fatima Elahi with the Gannon Center for Women and Leadership Award.
Loyola Nursing Class of '64, Together Forever
MAYWOOD, Ill. - For a special group of Loyola University Chicago nursing students, 1964 was a year of remarkable transformation.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Ecstatic Technology; Jessica Gondek at ARC Gallery
Jessica Gondek currently has an exhibition entitled Ecstatic Technology on view at ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation in Chicago.
Study reveals why injuries suffered in a drinking binge take longer to heal
Loyola University Chicago researchers report that binge alcohol exposure significantly reduced levels of key components of the immune system involved in healing .
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Loyola Study to Determine Whether Yoga Can Help Women with Urinary Incontinence
Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing researchers are recruiting women for a study to determine whether practicing yoga will help reduce symptoms of urinary incontinence.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Why Binge Drinkers Are Slower to Heal From Their Wounds
MAYWOOD, Ill. - People who are injured while binge drinking are much slower to heal from wounds suffered in car accidents, shootings, fires, etc.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing Receives ...
Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing has received a $10,000 grant from the Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
'The Showtune Mosh Pit' for April 2nd, 2014
If you're a fan of Chicago actors John Sanders , Joey deBettencourt , Nathan Hosner and Harter Clingman , then you'd better hurry, as they'll only be performing here through the end of next week! The national tour of " Peter And The Starcatcher " opens tonight at the Bank Of America Theatre and runs through April 13, and these performers are among ... (more)
University City Review
M. Grace Calhoun Named Athletic Director at University of Pennsylvania
M. Grace Calhoun has been named director of recreation and intercollegiate athletics at the University of Pennsylvania, effective July 1. The announcement was made today by Provost Vincent Price, who chaired the search committee.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
All About Jazz
AWARD/GRANT: Chicago Jazz Musician Wins Religion Award
This is the third straight year his blog has won the top spot in the international Weblog Awards.
Workplace Prof Blog
Fifth Annual Con Law Colloquium
Friend of the blog, Mike Zimmer sends along news that Loyola University Chicago School of Law is organizing its fifth annual constitutional law colloquium in Chicago this fall.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Orland Park Teen Named Salutatorian of Providence Catholic High School
Jessica Talwar has been selected as the Class of 2014 salutatorian of Providence Catholic High School in New Lenox.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Kewaunee School Board candidates sound off
April Dahl is challenging incumbent John T. Pagel for a three-year term representing the unincorporated areas of the district.
Thu Mar 27, 2014
American Cures Act Provides Steady and Predictable Funding for Biomedical Research
With recent cuts to federally-sponsored research generated by sequestration, the biomedical research workforce already is beginning to erode.
Climate Change Shrinks Salamanders
The warmer conditions brought on by climate change may cause some animals to change in size, a new study suggests.
Loyola Chicago Student President Vetoes Anti-Israel Resolution
Pedro Guerrero, president of the Loyola United Student Government Association, or USGA, on Tuesday vetoed the resolution that calls on the university to remove its holdings from eight companies that provide equipment or services to Israel for use in the West Bank.
The Times of Israel
Loyola student gov't head vetoes divestment act
An Israel divestment resolution was vetoed Wednesday after being narrowly passed a second time by the student government of Chicago's Loyola University.