| Jan 14, 2014
| 4:27 AM
University of Illinois at Chicago officials are reviewing the dissertation of a high-ranking administrator at Chicago State University amid allegations that parts of it were plagiarized.
Chicago State interim Provost Angela Henderson, who took over in...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Jonathan R. Heintzelman has been appointed chairman and partner of Chicago-based fundraising consulting firm Ter Molen Watkins & Brandt. He joined the company in 2013 from his position as senior vice president for advancement at Loyola University Chicago....
| Nov 15, 2006
| 8:00 AM
After the extensive damage to the New Orleans area from Hurricane Katrina, Mike and his family decided to relocate to a community out of the "hurricane zone." They looked for a city with a great quality of life, spectacular scenery and people who care --...
| Feb 18, 2014
| 4:25 PM
Murder charges were filed Tuesday against a 23-year-old Cicero man in connection with the death of his 15-year-old ex-girlfriend, whom he allegedly shot outside of her Romeoville home last week.
Briana Valle, a freshman at Romeoville High School, died...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 3:49 PM
A 15-year-old girl who was shot Thursday along with her mother as they sat in a car outside their Romeoville home died early Monday, according to authorities.
Briana Valle was pronounced dead at 12:03 a.m. at Loyola University Medical Center,...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Telling the story of the Chicago park that Dr. Dennis Cremin became fascinated by when he arrived in the city to attend Loyola University in 1990 has won him a book-of-the-year award.
A history professor at Lewis University in Romeoville, Cremin...
| May 9, 2014
| 4:28 PM
After the death of his 17-year-old son, a Lake Forest father left his executive banking job to work for an international Christian ministry -- a decision that stemmed from a series of devastating losses, he wrote in a subsequent book.
Now Gerard Long...
| May 6, 2010
The front office of sports teams are still made up of former athletes and members of long-standing family owners but increasingly MBAs are finding their way into the industry.
Leaders in the multibillion dollar industry once focused more on entertainment...
| May 6, 2010
A college degree is viewed by many as the ticket to enter the career world. However, students seeking positions as nurses, accountants, doctors or lawyers need to meet one more challenge after college graduation by passing a certification test for their...
| Jan 21, 2010
If your roadblock to attending graduate school to further or change careers is an entrance exam such as the GMAT, LSAT, or GRE, admissions professionals suggest taking a step back before letting test anxiety derail your dreams.
How to prepare and if a...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 12:46 PM
On the fence about an advanced degree?
Looking down the road at the stress, juggling and homework and not always being able to see where that road leads can be a deterrent. But, adults in a variety of fields who have returned to school to pursue their...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 10:37 AM
Nurses with advanced degrees don't only get ahead in their field, they impact it. The education path they take begins with an RN, then to an Advanced Practice degree (a nurse with a master's), and then the Doctor of Nursing Practice, the most advanced...