North Central College - Naperville, IL
Advanced team members, from left: Pero Atanasov ’11, Jonathan Rascher ’12, Kelvi
Computer science students stand out at Associated Colleges of the Chicagoland Area computer programming competition in advanced and novice divisions.
Faculty Sheryl Finkle, Jerry Gems, Zachary Jack and graduate student Stephanie Salerno have book reviews published in “Journal of Sport History.”
Tanner Smale ’12 placed second in the Musical Theatre Competition of the Chicago Chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing.
In honor of National Women’s History Month, the Gender & Women’s Studies program will hold a roundtable discussion led by six faculty at 4:15 p.m. March 1.
Students journalists from North Central College have earned eight awards from the Illinois College Press Association.
Jacqueline Milbratz Aldrich argued before the Illinois Supreme Court on November 10, 2010, in People vs. Skryd.
Two North Central College students presented at the National Collegiate Leadership Conference Feb. 18-20 at the University of Arizona.
Benjamin Buchenot '05
Benjamin Buchenot spent a day at his alma mater sharing tips with art students about creating and marketing their art work.
Music students at North Central enjoyed a master class and informal conversation over pizza with classical pianist Andreas Klein.
Mary Beth Ressler
Mary Beth Ressler, assistant professor of education, gave three presentations based on her research to national education and reading conferences.
Nicole Rivera, adjunct assistant professor of psychology, presented a session on challenging behaviors in the classroom at faculty meeting in Chicago.
Robert Moussetis, associate professor of international business, gave a paper at the Exploring Leadership and Learning Theories in Asia conference in Malaysia.
Lise Eliot discusses gender and the brain.
Author of “Pink Brain, Blue Brain” and neuroscientist Lise Eliot will give a talk about gender differences and the brain on Feb. 22.
Zach Pratt, a 2005 alumnus who recently completed his doctorate in cancer biology, returned to North Central to guest lecture some biology courses.
Nancy Peterson, professor of chemistry, was recently appointed the College’s first coordinator of undergraduate research.
George Blanchet, percussionist and lecturer in music, performed a new composition live on the classical music station WFMT-FM 98.7 on Jan. 24.
Jackie Murawska, adjunct instructor of mathematics, led a workshop at the Metropolitan Mathematics Club of Chicago Conference.
Faculty and students are enjoying the rare chance to collaborate with a composer of international fame.
Benjamin Buchenot ’05 is on campus today, Thursday, Feb. 17, as a visiting artist giving demos and meeting with students, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in Meiley-Swallow Hall.
A photograph exhibit, “Flamenco, My Love,” has opened in the lobby of Kiekhofer Hall as part of the College’s month-long Flamenco Festival. It runs Feb. 14-28.