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Northern Today - November 17, 2008

Art Education launched Ph.D. programArt Education launches Ph.D. program

NIU, the leading producer of art teachers in the state of Illinois, is now preparing Ph.D. candidates in art education.

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Video conferencing equipmentNew video conferencing is on the air

Comparing his new video conferencing system to his old one, Rich Casey believes he got a major upgrade.

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Northern Television Center honoredIllinois Broadcasters Association presents
trio of awards to Northern Television Center

Northern Television Center’s Feb. 14 coverage earned second place in the long-form programming category of the Illinois Broadcasters Association’s 2008 Student Silver Dome Awards.

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Adriene HollowayPolitical science Ph.D. student wins
$15,000 HUD research grant

NIU student Adrienne Holloway has been awarded a federal research grant of nearly $15,000 to study affordable housing issues in Chicago’s suburbs.

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Stas Gunkel's blogCommunication professor’s son gains fame
through political blog, letter from Obama

NIU Communication Professor David Gunkel and his wife, Columbia College Chicago Professor Ann Hetzel Gunkel, easily could be described as an academic power couple.

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Behind This ConventDirector to screen film on Rwandan genocide

Rwandan film director and actor Gilbert Ndahayo will screen his award-winning documentary on the Rwandan genocide at 7 p.m. today in Lecture Hall 200 of
Faraday West.

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