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New faculty members begin academic year at North Central College

North Central College appoints five tenure-track faculty members in the sciences, theatre, economics and mathematics for 2013-2014 academic year.

North Central College has appointed new tenure-track faculty members for the 2013-2014 academic year, which begins Sept. 16.

The five new full-time, tenure-track faculty members are:

Three education faculty selected to help with new teacher assessment process

North Central College education faculty Julie Carballo, Kelli Diaz, Mary Beth Ressler are named scorers for new state-mandated teacher performance assessment.

Three members of North Central College’s education faculty have been selected by Pearson Education, Inc. to be trained as scorers for the edTPA, the new state-mandated, pre-service Teacher Performance Assessment (edTPA).

Alumni return to send off Martinez

The 2013 Concert Choir Graduation Concert on May 31 evolved into an alumni reunion event when dozens of choir and music alumni joined parents, faculty and staff for a final performance with conductor Jeordano “Pete” Martinez, now professor of music emeritus.

Commencement 2013: Traditions continue for largest graduating class ever

President Troy D. Hammond in June presided over his first Commencement ceremony, the academic finale for the Class of 2013. The Residence Hall/Recreation Center accommodated an enthusiastic audience to witness the ceremony for the largest class of undergraduates ever: 628 students who completed requirements for bachelor’s degrees, in addition to the 104 receiving advanced degrees.

Six faculty receive tenure, promotions

The Board of Trustees granted tenure and approved promotions to several faculty members effective with the start of the 2013-2014 academic year in September.

2013 Dissinger honorees

Five outstanding North Central College faculty and staff for the 2012-2013 academic year were recognized with Dissinger Awards.

Faculty award recipients:

New locker decor builds on football traditions

As the sixth-ranked Cardinals football team prepares to pursue its eighth consecutive College Conference of Illinois & Wisconsin (CCIW) Championship, it will have some new assets to help in the quest.

Princeton Review names North Central College among nation’s best colleges for 2014

The Princeton Review has once again named North Central College a Best Midwestern College in its annual survey of the nation’s best colleges.

The Princeton Review has once again named North Central College a Best Midwestern College in its annual survey of the nation’s best colleges.

North Central College is among institutions profiled by The Princeton Review, which publishes “The Best 378 Colleges, 2014 Edition.”

The Princeton Review’s distinctions are based on surveys of 126,000 college students nationwide. The Princeton Review began surveying college students and publishing its findings in 1992.

Marco Martinez joins North Central’s mathematics faculty in fall 2013

Marco Martinez, assistant professor of mathematics
North Central College welcomes Assistant Professor of Mathematics Marco Martinez as new tenure-track faculty member for 2013-2014 academic year.

North Central College has appointed five new tenure-track faculty members for the 2013-2014 academic year, which begins Sept. 16. Among those new faculty are Assistant Professor of Mathematics Marco Martinez.