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15 College Hacks You Need to Know for the 2014-15 School Year

15 College Hacks You Need to Know for the 2014-15 School Year

Make this your best year ever at college with these 15 helpful college hacks. Ramen not included.
Dist. 107 Accepting Applications To Fill Board Vacancy

Dist. 107 Accepting Applications To Fill Board Vacancy

Residents interested in the appointment need to submit letter of intent and complete candidate's application by Aug. 25.
LaGrange College Student Awarded Hospitality Scholarship

LaGrange College Student Awarded Hospitality Scholarship

Madeline Pappas named recipient of prestigious scholarship from the Illinois Hotel and Lodging Association Educational Foundation.
Western Springs Student Advances to National Spelling Bee Finals

Western Springs Student Advances to National Spelling Bee Finals

Alia Abiad advances to 87th Scripps National Spelling Bee finals on the word "misère." Championship will be broadcast live Thursday on ESPN.
Nazareth Academy Seniors 'Circle the City' With Service

Nazareth Academy Seniors 'Circle the City' With Service

Nazareth Academy seniors finish out high school careers with day of community service.
Lyons Township High School Votes to Eliminate Class Ranking

Lyons Township High School Votes to Eliminate Class Ranking

District considering adopting college cum laude model to recognize honor students, the Chicago Tribune reports.
Nazareth Academy Senior Named Chick Evans Scholar

Nazareth Academy Senior Named Chick Evans Scholar

Nazareth senior Patrick Quinn awarded full-ride college scholarship, school announces.