North Central College - Naperville, IL
Alumna and author Cynthia Jele has won the 2011 Commonwealth Writers’ Prize for the Best First Book in the African region.
Perry Hamalis, associate professor of religious studies, participated in a World Council of Churches conference at The University of Erfurt in Germany.
Football players with Habitat for Humanity in S.C.
More than 60 students traveled across the country to work as volunteers on six different service projects during spring break, March 17-26.
Shane Gillespie, Class of 2004, English teacher
Four alumni of North Central College's undergraduate and graduate education programs share their expertise and advice with students.
Dr. Doris Mangiaracina Benbrook, Class of 1981
Rall Symposium for Undergraduate Research welcomes two noted scholars, cancer researchers, professors and North Central alumni as keynote speakers.
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.