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Northeastern alum publishes Latino education book

Monday, February 23, 2015

Northeastern Illinois University alumna Tammy Oberg De La Garza has co-authored a new book that is designed to help teachers connect and succeed with their Latino students. A release party for “Salsa Dancing in Gym Shoes: Exploring Cross-Cultural Missteps With Latinos in the Classroom” is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Feb. 27 at Segundo Ruiz Belvis Cultural Center, 4046 W. Armitage Ave. in Chicago. The event is open to the public, and reservations are not required.

Northeastern to host Education Job Fair

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Northeastern Illinois University will host an Education Job Fair on Tuesday, Feb. 24. The free event, which will draw more than 50 school districts from eight states, is scheduled from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. in Alumni Hall, 3701 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. in Chicago. A Level 2 parking permit is required to park a vehicle on campus for the job fair. Attendees may purchase a one-day permit for $5 at the parking permit kiosk located in Lot H or on the first floor of the parking garage. 

Northeastern to host Women in Operations Management Panel Discussion

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

The Association for Operations Management (APICS) will host its annual Women in Operations Management Panel Discussion on Tuesday, Feb. 24, at Northeastern Illinois University. The panel, moderated by Kraft Foods Senior Manager Nancy Villani, will consist of a diverse group of women who are all successful operations professionals. They will share personal stories in what led to their current positions and encourage people to strive for leadership roles in the operations field.



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