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Northeastern Illinois University’s Center for College Access and Success

Northeastern receives largest GEAR UP partnership grant in the U.S.

6 hours ago

Northeastern Illinois University, in partnership with Chicago Public Schools (CPS) District 299, has been awarded a $40 million grant over seven years by the U.S. Department of Education to help at-risk students prepare for success in postsecondary education. Under the Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) program, the U.S. Department of Education awarded 41 grants across the county, totaling $82 million.
Ensemble Espanol

Ensemble Espanol to participate in Chicago Artists Month

Friday, September 12, 2014

Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater, a company that is in residence at Northeastern Illinois University, will participate in this year’s Chicago Artists Month programming with four events. Ensemble Espanol will present two open rehearsals for the general public and two performances of “Tales of Spain” for school-age children. All performances will take place at Northeastern Illinois University, 3701 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. in Chicago.


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