One of the Oklahoma City fourth-graders in Maylan Dunn-Kenney’s inner-city classroom had spent years living inside her family’s car.
They live more than 5,000 miles apart, one at the edge of Illinois cornfields and the other at the foot of the Andes. And their cultures are about as different as the tango and the twist. But in some ways, Mirta Pagnucci and Corina Murcia speak exactly the same language.
Students and faculty who would like to learn more about study abroad programs at NIU are invited to attend the 16th Annual Study Abroad Fair.
The NIU Foundation is calling for proposals for its annual Venture Grants, which will be awarded this fall.