North Central College - Naperville, IL

North Central welcomes new employees

North Central welcomes new employees

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Congratulations!

Congratulations!

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Jim Godo, director of marketing, was promoted to assistant vice president of marketing and communications. Ashley Dudich, admission counselor, and her husband John welcomed a daughter, Grace McKenna, on Dec. 15, weighing 7 lbs., 4 oz.


Galloway and Scharf perform at Kennedy Center

Galloway and Scharf perform at Kennedy Center

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T.S. Galloway, jazz trombonist and lecturer of music, and Doug Scharf, jazz trumpeter and lecturer of music, were in Washington, D.C., with the Chicago Jazz Orchestra to play for the 32nd annual Kennedy Center Awards Gala on Dec. 6, honoring Mel Brooks, Dave Brubeck, Grace Bumbry, Robert DiNiro and Bruce Springsteen.


Tom Gill's photographs published in magazine, book

Tom Gill's photographs published in magazine, book

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Tom Gill, instructional media coordinator in Oesterle Library, had several photographs published. Five of his winter lighthouse photographs were published in the November/ December issue of Northern Indiana Lakes Magazine for a feature article titled “A Light To Show the Way Home” about the lighthouses of Michigan City, Ind., and St. Joseph, Mich. One of the photographs was chosen for the cover of the same issue.


Beloit College science faculty visit campus

Beloit College science faculty visit campus

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Two science faculty from Beloit College in Beloit, WI met with North Central College science faculty on Friday, Dec. 11, to demonstrate the workshop method of teaching and discuss how it was implemented at Beloit. The workshop method engages students more than the traditional lecture/lab structure, said Beloit faculty Yaffa Grossman, professor of biology, and Brock Spencer, Kohnstamn professor of chemistry.


Jack Mouse, Janice Borla perform at retreat

Jack Mouse, Janice Borla perform at retreat

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Jack Mouse, drummer and adjunct instructor of jazz, and Janice Borla, vocalist and lecturer of music, were performers and instructors at the sixth annual Melville Jazz Retreat in Saskatchewan, Canada, in October. The retreat featured instruction by world-class jazz artists in string, brass, percussion, piano and vocal in improvisation, jazz appreciation, theory and master classes.


Three players, two coaches to participate in All-Star football game

Three players, two coaches to participate in All-Star football game

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North Central College will be represented by three football players and two coaches at the 2009 Tazon de Estrellas All-Star Game on Saturday, Dec. 19, in Monterrey, Mexico. Quarterback Aaron Fanthorpe ’10, offensive tackle Josh Delancy ’10 and defensive end Tim Janecek ’10 will each participate for Team Stars & Stripes in the game.


Mitch Paliga performs for troops in Afghanistan

Mitch Paliga performs for troops in Afghanistan

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Mitch Paliga, jazz saxophonist and lecturer of music, joined the Lt. Dan Band, led by actor Gary Sinise of “CSI: NY” and Forrest Gump fame, to perform for the troops in Afghanistan during the Thanksgiving holiday. More


John McLean teaches in Idaho, performs in Seattle

John McLean teaches in Idaho, performs in Seattle

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John McLean, jazz guitarist and lecturer of music, worked with jazz students at ArtsWest High School in Boise, Idaho, Nov. 17-25, and performed at the Ballard Jazz Festival in Seattle Nov. 20.


Welcome: New employees in November

Welcome: New employees in November

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