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  • Highlights: Northwestern vs. La Salle – 11/18/17

    Highlights: Northwestern Wildcats vs. La Salle Explorers – Basketball Hall of Fame Tip-Off Tournament – Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, CT – November 18, 2017 Boxscore | Recap  

  • Highlights: Northwestern vs. Minnesota – 11/18/17

    Highlights: Northwestern Wildcats vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers, November 18, 2017 Boxscore | Recap  

  • Something to Learn About Illinois History – Free Frank McWorter

    Countdown to the Illinois Bicentennial Video #17: Something to Learn About Illinois History – Free Frank McWorter – by Madeline Sievers

  • City Club of Chicago: Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson

    November 16, 2017 Eddie T. Johnson – Superintendent – Chicago Police Department Eddie T. Johnson Eddie T. Johnson has served as Superintendent of the Chicago Police Department since his appointment in March 2016. Johnson joined CPD as a Patrolman in May 1988 and has served in several supervisory roles, including Sergeant (5th District), Sergeant (Detective Division), and Gang/Tactical Sergeant. After that, he served as a Lieutenant in Patrol in the 15th District (Austin) before being promoted to Commander of the […]

  • Something to Learn About Illinois History – 8 Facts about Illinois

    Countdown to the Illinois Bicentennial Video #18: Something to Learn About Illinois History – 8 Facts about Illinois – by Owen Engesser

  • Highlights: Northwestern vs. Creighton – 11/15/17

    Highlights: Northwestern Wildcats vs. Creighton Bluejays – November 15, 2017 Boxscore | Recap

  • Highlights: Blackhawks vs. New York Rangers – 11/15/17

    Highlights – Chicago Blackhawks vs. New York Rangers – November 15, 2017 Boxscore | Recap

  • City Club of Chicago: Make New History – Discovering the Chicago Architecture Biennial

    November 15, 2017 Make New History: Discovering the Chicago Architecture Biennial – moderated by Todd Palmer – Sarah Dunn, Martin Felsen, Sharon Johnston & Mark Lee Chicago Architecture Biennial Hear from internationally renowned architects about how Chicago’s Biennial is driving a global conversation about contemporary architecture. 2017 Artistic Directors Sharon Johnston and Mark Lee, joined by Chicago Participants Sarah Dunn and Martin Felsen will discuss the importance of architecture in tackling urgent issues such as climate change and globalization in […]

  • Something to Learn About Illinois History – Old Shawneetown Bank

    Countdown to the Illinois Bicentennial Video #19: Something to Learn About Illinois History – Old Shawneetown Bank – by Kallie Keasler

  • City Club of Chicago: Illinois Transportation Secretary Randy Blankenhorn

    November 14, 2017 Randy Blankenhorn – Secretary – Illinois Department of Transportation Randall Blankenhorn Randy Blankenhorn has served as Illinois Transportation Secretary under Governor Bruce Rauner since 2015. Under the secretary’s leadership, the Illinois Department of Transportation has focused on strengthening the state’s status as the transportation hub of North America. At his direction, the department is striving to become the most innovative department of transportation in the country, with a goal of providing safer, more cost-effective transportation to the […]