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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.


Fri Apr 18, 2014

Daily Herald

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.


Related Topix: North Central College, Central College, Naperville, IL

Tue Apr 15, 2014

WBEZ-FM Chicago

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.


Related Topix: Roman Catholic Church, Religion

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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing


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.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, Chicago, IL, Wedding

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.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL

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 .


Related Topix: Medicine, Alcoholism, Health, Infectious Diseases, Immunology, Biology, Science

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.


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Women's Health, Health

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.


Related Topix: Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Immunology, Biology, Science

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.


Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine

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)


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Music!, Tony Awards, Musical Theater, Arts, Cicero, IL, Theater

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.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania, University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Government, Brown University, Dartmouth College, Saint Francis University

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.


Related Topix: Blog News, Carthage College, Chicago, IL

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.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, UC Irvine

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.


Related Topix: Orland Park, IL, New Lenox, IL

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.


Related Topix: Kewaunee, WI, Kewaunee County, WI, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Chicago Travel, University of Illinois Chicago

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.


National Geographic

Climate Change Shrinks Salamanders

The warmer conditions brought on by climate change may cause some animals to change in size, a new study suggests.


Related Topix: University of Maryland College Park


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.


Related Topix: Israel, Middle East, World News

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.