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Graduates of Northwestern College wore eco-friendly caps and gowns at this year’s commencement ceremony! Each graduate’s regalia was made from 23 recycled water bottles, with the College’s “green” efforts in total removing 7,000 water bottles from our nation’s landfills!
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Northwestern College Features Eco-Friendly Caps & Gowns!

[Bridgeview/Chicago-Jefferson Park/Naperville/Rosemont, IL] Northwestern College President Lawrence Schumacher announced that this year’s graduates wore eco-friendly caps and gowns made from plastic bottles in support of … Read more ›

The 2012 Commencement Speaker for Northwestern College will be Cook County Assessor Joseph Berrios, with the ceremony to take place on June 15th at The Arie Crown Theater at McCormick Place in Chicago.
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Northwestern College Announces 2012 Commencement Speaker: Cook County Assessor, Joseph Berrios

[Bridgeview/Chicago-Jefferson Park/Naperville/Rosemont, IL] Northwestern College President Lawrence Schumacher announced today that the 2012 Commencement Speaker for Northwestern College’s June 15th Ceremony will be Cook County … Read more ›

Northwestern College students and alumni attend the College’s 2012 Career Fair, taking advantage of the opportunity to speak with many businesses and employers interested in hiring.
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Northwestern College Hosts Successful 2012 Career Fair!

[Rosemont, Chicago-Jefferson Park, IL] Northwestern College’s Chicago-Jefferson Park Campus recently hosted its 2012 Career Fair, which was a resounding success! Over 200 job seekers attended … Read more ›

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Harper Certificate Offers New Employment for Animal Lovers

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of veterinary assistants is expected to grow 14 percent from 2010 to 2020, adding thousands of jobs … Read more ›

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A World of Success!

On Saturday, March 31st a team of River Trails Middle School students participated in the 2012 Odyssey of the Mind competition in Belleview, Illinois. This … Read more ›

Northwestern College President Lawrence Schumacher is proud of the 10 Year Accreditation granted to Northwestern College this week by the Higher Learning Commission, the highest accreditation term available. This year the College will be celebrating its 110th Anniversary.
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Northwestern College Granted 10 Year Accreditation!

[ROSEMONT, IL] – Northwestern College, the second oldest private, two-year college in Illinois, announced today that the Higher Learning Commission has granted continuation of its … Read more ›

Harper College President Dr. Kenneth Ender and Illinois Community College Board Chairman Alexi Giannoulias stand with the five former Harper College students honored at the 2011 Distinguished Alumni Reception.
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Nominations Open for Notable Harper Alumni

Harper College is accepting nominations for its 2012 Distinguished Alumni Award, an annual honor saluting former Harper students for outstanding career and community achievements. The … Read more ›

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Harper College Observatory Opens For Spring and Summer

When the planet of Venus passes in front of the sun this summer – a rare event that won’t happen again for more than a … Read more ›

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Bobblehead Dad: Keeping Our Teens Safe Over Spring Break

Want a sobering statistic? One-third of all alcohol-related teen deaths and injuries will take place in the months of April, May, June. You know, those … Read more ›

Northwestern College most recently named Laura Soria of Evanston as its Chicago Campus Director.
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Northwestern College Confirms New Chicago Campus Director, Laura Soria!

[ROSEMONT/CHICAGO, IL] – Northwestern College, the second oldest private, two-year college in Illinois, recently confirmed the promotion of eight (8) year staff member Laura Soria … Read more ›