North Central College - Naperville, IL
Madison Henry ’13 and Michelle Branigan ’13
Juniors Michelle Branigan and Madison Henry—a biochemistry and biology major—conduct medical research overseas, present findings at national conference.
North Central College interactive media studies major Nick Penev claims first place in music video contest presented by RoosterTeeth.com.
Another record number of North Central students provide free income tax assistance for low income families and individuals at Loaves & Fishes pantry.
North Central College alumna Kristy (Kunert ’95) Sandberg has been inducted into the Orion High School Hall of Fame in her hometown.
Matthew Krystal, assistant professor of anthropology
Matthew Krystal, North Central College assistant professor of anthropology, publishes cross-cultural work on dance, “Indigenous Dance and Dancing Indian.”
Eric Ilich
North Central College alumnus Eric Ilich ’04 has been named football coach at Hoffman Estates High School, the Daily Herald reports.
Sophomore psychology major Joshua Male was featured in the SouthtownStar newspaper, which recounted his recent experience in Haiti.
The first recipients of the newly established Magnetrol Judy G. Stevenson Scholarships are thriving at North Central.
Educator Janis Fitzsimmons is being honored by peers for helping prepare young teachers to pursue careers serving children in high-need schools.
North Central College Professors Fukumi Matsubara and Jack Shindler
Special Feb. 21 Campus Coffee to showcase North Central’s rich history and longtime connections with Japan, including authentic food, attire.
Stephania Rodriguez ’14 loves mentoring young people—that is, people just a year younger.
While other students his age are hoping to find an internship, Brian Failing ’14 is hoping to find interns.
As the Class of 1951 collected generous donations for a 60th reunion gift, their thoughts returned to Phyllis Ebinger '51.
Tracie Morris '02
ComEd has named North Central College alumna Tracie Morris ’02 vice president for human resources.
College music faculty play trombone, alto and soprano saxophone, the euphonium and piano in instrumental faculty recital Feb. 17 in Wentz Concert Hall.
Marc Lamont Hill, speaker
Professor, author and cultural critic Marc Lamont Hill will give free talk Feb. 28 on “progress in the age of Obama” at North Central College.
North Central music faculty Lawrence Van Oyen and Jon Warfel
North Central College Professor of Music Lawrence Van Oyen and Lecturer of Music Jon Warfel perform in “Saxophonia II” at Eastern Michigan University.
Doh-Khul Kim, associate professor of economics and finance
Doh-Khul Kim, North Central College associate professor of economics and finance, presented paper at conference and published two papers in economic journals.
Patricia King, adjunct assistant professor of English
Patricia Grace King, North Central College adjunct assistant professor of English, won a chapbook award from The Florida Review for her short story, “Rubia.”
Richard Guzman
North Central College is offering three new options in its Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) degree.