Graduating class travels to Visible Music College commencement ceremony

Memphis, Tennessee, hosts 4 Lansing grads and 15 Memphis grads at 19th Visible commencement by Melanie Jongsma MEMPHIS, Tenn. (May 26, 2019) – The Lansing campus of Visible Music College is a satellite of the school’s main campus in Memphis, Tennessee. The 2016 class was the first to graduate from the Lansing campus, and representatives … Read more

South Suburban College instructor Gerald Griffith receives Red Tulip Award

information provided by South Suburban College SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. (May 24, 2019) – Members of the Village of South Holland Education Commission visited South Suburban College’s May Meeting of the Board of Trustees to make a special award presentation to longtime college Biology instructor Gerald (G.A.) Griffith. “The Red Tulip Award is presented annually to … Read more

Marian Catholic High School hosts Special Olympics Young Athletes

Over 150 participate in sports event information provided by Marian Catholic High School CHICAGO HEIGHTS, Ill. (May 21, 2019) – On May 15, 2019, Marian Catholic High School was host for the Region E Culminating Event for the Young Athletes of Special Olympics. Over 150 athletes aged 2–7, from Cook, Will, and Grundy Counties, took … Read more

Today is Crossing Guard Appreciation Day

information provided by the Office of the Governor SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (May 21, 2019) – Gov. JB Pritzker declared Tuesday, May 21, as Crossing Guard Appreciation Day in Illinois to honor the men and women who help ensure the safety of students throughout Illinois as they walk and bike to school. “Crossing guards are an integral … Read more

Heritage Middle School honors excellent students

Heritage Middle School

information provided by Heritage Middle School LANSING, Ill. (May 19, 2019) – Each month, teachers at Heritage Middle School choose students to receive a Heritage Excellence Award. The award designates students who are role models in terms of: positive attitude character behavior scholarship attendance The Heritage Excellence Award winners for the months of February, March, … Read more

IDOC hosts Lieutenant Governor, Chance the Rapper for graduation ceremony

information provided by the Illinois Department of Corrections CREST HILL, Ill. (May 17, 2019) – Seven incarcerated men at the Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC) are college graduates after completing Northeastern University’s University Without Walls program at Stateville Correctional Center. Special guests Lieutenant Governor Juliana Stratton, Dr. Angela Davis, and Chance the Rapper attended Wednesday’s … Read more