North Central College - Naperville, IL
Ben Davis
Theatre major Ben Davis was named the Outstanding Student in Forensics during North Central College’s 2014 Honors Convocation.
Alyssa Allgood
Alyssa Allgood was awarded the Clarence Juhnke Outstanding Music Major Award during North Central College’s 2014 Honors Convocation.
Abigail Escatel
Abigail Escatel was awarded the Outstanding Major in Communication Award during North Central College’s 2014 Honors Convocation.
Steve Macek, associate professor of speech communication, Brian Failing ’14
Exhibit cocurators Steve Macek, associate professor of speech communication, and history major Brian Failing ’14 are interviewed on two Chicago radio programs.
Tammy Wynard, Alyssa Walters ’14
Tammy Wynard, North Central College visiting instructor of health and physical education, and Alyssa Walters ’14 spoke at annual health education conference.
Rebecca Rachan ’16
North Central College mathematics major Rebecca Rachan ’16 participated in the Undergraduate Modeling Workshop at North Carolina State University.
Monica Vuksanovich, Kate Pope
North Central College Monica Vuksanovich, visiting assistant professor of Spanish, and Kate Pope, director of the English Language Institute, present talk.
Tawakkol Karman, 2011 Nobel Peace Prize recipient
North Central College welcomes Yemen’s Tawakkol Karman, the first Arab and second Muslim woman to receive the Nobel Peace Prize, to give a talk June 3.
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.