Taking place on May 22, the school will conduct an individualized diploma-receiving event at its gymnasium, followed by a 'parade of graduates' through the town.
After the coronavirus pandemic denied Charles Kemper (Class of ’87), Troy Cardinal (’93) and Lisa Flavin (’83) their chance to be honored in person last week, staff writer Alexandria Kobryn took a stroll down memory lane with all three.
In Part 2 of our three-Sunday graduation season feature, we asked members of the high school Class of 青鹏棋牌: What are the top three items on your 10-year bucket list?
Among the 2,033 former students and faculty members featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: 青鹏棋牌 College of Law honoree DANIELLE PATTERSON, a Champaign native, Parkland grad and two-degree Illinois alumna who last month joined Spiros Law.
From phone calls to texts to virtual meetings to — gasp — pen, paper and U.S. mail, area mentors and the children they are paired with are doing their best to keep up their relationships in quarantine.
'I believe that it is almost an effort in futility to make plans because the only thing that is certain is that the governor’s office and the state board is going to change what we can and cannot do'
The first-grade teacher at Champaign’s Kenwood Elementary made sure to be a constant presence in her students’ lives throughout the career, and that includes during the school closure.
Back by popular demand, we asked members of the high school Class of 青鹏棋牌: What are the top three items on your 10-year bucket list? Coming the next two Sundays: The same question for seniors at 20 other area high schools.
It was the simplest of times. Making mud pies in the backyard and drinking water from the water hose. ‘I had a wonderful childhood! ... I had boundaries, but I was free to explore within those boundaries. That freedom fostered a sense of creativity and ingenuity.’ Little did Asia Fuller Hami…
Mulch is a great way to suppress weeds and reduce tillage if you mulch heavily at the end of the growing season. The mulched area is perfect for carefully planting seedlings with minimal disturbance.
The buses are being parked for three-hour blocks in Ivanhoe Estates, Northwood Estates and Woodland Acres in Urbana and the Shadow Wood Mobile 青鹏棋牌 Park in Champaign.
Elaine Giermak, 75, died Monday in the emergency room of Carle Foundation Hospital from injuries she received as a passenger in a single-vehicle crash that seriously injured her husband, Frank Hoss, 84.
Among the 2,026 former students and faculty members featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: 30-year Unit 4 music teacher and choir director MARIAN KUETHE WYATT.
Champaign music teachers Abby Crull and Brandon T. Washington miss their students. So they came up with a way to connect across the community in the time of COVID-19. At 4 p.m. Saturday, residents are asked to go outside and join in the CU Sing-A-Long.
Generations of students have taken a seat in the Schlarman Academy educator's classroom over her 46-year career. Now in her last year, she won’t teach in a classroom again, but she’s making sure she’s still affecting students and exposing them to the religious world.
In Champaign, groceries were handed out Monday to students and families in need at three sites next to Unit 4's existing distribution sites.
Minutes after Gov. J.B. Pritzker's order to close all school buildings through the end of the academic year, leaders of area districts were busy brainstorming nontraditional ways to celebrate high school seniors next month.
The Champaign Central special-education teacher's job isn’t simple during the statewide school closure, but she knows engaging with her Functional Life Skills students is crucial — even without being face to face.
With administrators' blessing, Oakwood football coach Al Craig and his fiancee, Kelly Crawford, cranked up the school’s lights Friday and encouraged community members to swing by as 'a sign of hope that we will make it through all of this.'
Superintendent Sheila Greenwood and staff members Andrew Brown and Linda Taylor have made about 75 of them thus far, and plan on donating them to area hospitals and health clinics.
Among the 2,022 former students, faculty members and administrators featured on our Gies College of Business-powered website: mathematician-turned-Chancellor No. 8 Richard Herman.
The Art Mart owners opened up to staff writer Alexandria Kobryn about their soft spot for children's charities and how their lives and business model have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic.
Instead of canceling it outright, organizers found a way to keep it going — state regulations permitting, of course — with a new date of June 27 and a new venue at Willow Barn in rural Danville.
Called CU-BetterTogether, organizers hope to provide groceries to more than 1,500 families a week for the next 12 to 16 weeks.
Melvin Schroeder, a former Champaign County Farm Bureau president and a member of several civic boards, died Saturday at his Pesotum 青鹏棋牌. He was 84.
The educator at Urbana's Dr. Williams Elementary makes an effort to see that all of her third-grade bilingual students are included in school activities, including reading books to them daily in both Spanish and English.