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Evanston Public Library receives grant to support growth of STEM programs

Stavros Agorakis, Reporter

February 22, 2017

Filed under City, Education, Latest Stories, Local

A new research project will bring science, technology, engineering and mathematics initiatives to the Evanston Public Library and the rest of the city, promoting efforts to increase interest in science among local children. The...

EPL hires latino engagement coordinator

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

February 17, 2017

Filed under City, Education

The Evanston Public Library is hiring a new Latino engagement librarian, the library announced Thursday in a news release. Miguel Ruiz, who previously worked as an e-learning librarian at University of Wisconsin-Madison Libraries,...

Two D65 teachers nominated for teaching award

Ryan Wangman, Assistant City Editor

February 17, 2017

Filed under City, Education

Two Chute Middle School teachers were recently chosen as finalists for the Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching. The Evanston/Skokie School District 65 teachers, Cindy Adler and Shannon Dickinson, were among 33 Illinois...