North Central College - Naperville, IL
North Central College Group Process class projects help raise funds for nonprofit causes and teach teamwork and decision-making skills to students.
North Central is named a top producer of U.S. Fulbright students for the Department of State’s prestigious international exchange program.
Dr. Richard Wilders, professor of mathematics
North Central College hosts Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering Academic Challenge sectional competition for high school students March 19.
Riad Ismat, visiting scholar-in-residence
North Central College will host a free lecture Feb. 18 by Riad Ismat, Syria’s former ambassador to Pakistan and minister of culture.
Carin Silkaitis, assistant professor of theatre
Carin Silkaitis, North Central College assistant professor of theatre, is artistic director/founder of a new theatre company and has premiered its first show.
Renique Kersh, assistant director of leadership programs
Renique Kersh, North Central College assistant director of leadership programs, authored a piece for the Naperville Area Chamber of Commerce Women in Business.
Lyric soprano Sarah Wolfson instructs a student
North Central College voice students experienced hands-on instruction from lyric soprano Sarah Wolfson during a master class in Wentz Concert Hall.
"Above the Clouds," by Alicia Laubsted '15
North Central College students have been chosen to showcase their artwork, through March 30, at the Paramount Theatre Art Gallery in Aurora.
"Small Change" by Richard Laurent, "The Arts of  Influence" exhibit
North Central College is host to a variety of art collections in its three galleries, featuring works by renowned and rising professional and student artists.
North Central College presents the solo exhibition “Potentially Permanent,” featuring the artwork of senior Jenna Szerszen Feb. 5-March 1.
Abigail Van Hook '15
With a record number of students and accepted presentations to NCUR, North Central College has the most accepted proposals of any college in Illinois.
Patricia Schacht, associate professor of psychology
Patricia Schacht, North Central College associate professor of psychology, gave a presentation to parents at local PTA meeting on bullying and its prevention.
Tom Gill, North Central College instructional media coordinator, has won honors and publication offers of his photos in Huffington Post, weather.com and more.
Jonathon Kirk, assistant professor of music
Jonathon Kirk, North Central College assistant professor of music, is a featured composer on “Metal Cicadas,” a new CD by the contemporary string group Duo XXI.
Junior/Senior Scholars
North Central College has been named to the 2014 President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.
North Central College will host Chords for Kids, the ninth annual free concert for children with autism and other special needs and their families, on March 7.
North Central College has joined the Workplace Charging Challenge as part of the institution’s ongoing commitment to sustainability.
WONC-FM receives 14 finalist award nominations by Intercollegiate Broadcasting System, including Best College Radio Station and Outstanding Faculty Advisor.
Lt. Gov. Evelyn Sanguinetti and President Hammond
Leaders define themselves by service to others, Shawndra Brown ’06 Lucas said at North Central College’s MLK Week Prayer Breakfast.
Stephen Maynard Caliendo, professor of political science
On MLK’s birthday, Stephen Maynard Caliendo, North Central College professor of political science, gives his views on the state of race relations in America.