North Central College - Naperville, IL
Gerald Gems, professor of health and physical education
Gerald Gems, North Central College professor of health and physical education, released a new book and saw another title chosen for a national book club.
Concert Choir
North Central College’s music education program and its student chapter were recognized for membership growth by the National Association for Music Education.
Ed Maher, visiting lecturer in sociology
Ed Maher, North Central College visiting lecturer in sociology, caps off academic year conducting field research at two sites in Israel this summer.
Amy Damitz ’15, Bryan Cardwell ’15
Physics majors use summer research opportunities to assemble Small Radio Telescope for future campus installation.
Kaneland Community Unit School District 302 has appointed alumnus Michael Purcell director of educational services 6-12.
David Gray, associate professor of accounting
David Gray, North Central College associate professor of accounting, presented at the Institute of Management Accountants Fox Valley Chapter meeting in May.
Gregory Wolf, Dennis and Jean Bauman Professor in the Humanities
Gregory H. Wolf, North Central College professor of German, edited new book “Thar's Joy in Braveland! The 1957 Milwaukee Braves,” published in May.
Dr. Satyan Devadoss hearing student's poster presentation at the Rall Symposium
Satyan Devadoss ’93 uses keynote address, “The Shape of Nature: Bees, Trees, Origami,” to inspire the Rall Symposium audience.
Steve Macek, associate professor of speech communication
Steve Macek, North Central College associate professor of speech communication, was a panelist at Seattle’s Society for Cinema and Media Studies conference.
Maureen Kincaid, associate professor and chair of education
Maureen Kincaid, North Central College associate professor of education, served on a panel at ACI Center for Success in High Need Schools Partnership meeting.
Bruce Janacek, associate professor of history
Bruce Janacek, North Central College associate professor of history, has been awarded a three-month fellowship at the library to pursue research for new book.
Ann Durkin Keating, Dr. C. Frederick Toenniges Professor of History
Ann Durkin Keating, Dr. C. Frederick Toenniges Professor of History at North Central College, receives award from historical society and delivers presentation.
Six candidates are the first to complete North Central College’s newly redesigned principal-preparation program.
Goldspohn Hall
Results are in from two math contests, one regional and one international. North Central students earned high marks overall.
Samantha Eby ’14, psychology major
Samantha Eby ’14, a psychology major, received significant award for a research project she presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association conference.
U.S. Rep. Bill Foster, D-Illinois, will be the speaker for North Central College’s 149th Commencement June 14.
The North Central College Board of Trustees grants tenure, approves promotions to faculty members effective with the start of the 2014-2015 academic year.
Ian Wright and Christina Richardson
North Central College selects Ian Wright as the Outstanding Senior Man and Christina Richardson as the Outstanding Senior Woman for 2014.
Matthias Regan, visiting assistant professor of English
Matthias Regan, North Central College visiting assistant professor of English, publishes poetry book titled “Gapers Delay.”
Jaclyn Murawska, adjunct assistant professor of mathematics
Jaclyn Murawska, North Central College adjunct assistant professor of mathematics, presented her research findings on conceptual understanding of place value.