Alum Julio Guzman featured on NPR's Latino USA

Our alum Julio Guzman was recently featured on NPR's Latino USA for the important environmental work he's doing in his home community of Waukegan. Julio graduated from Waukegan High School in 2011 and Colgate University in 2015. 

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College Scholar at Dartmouth persuades Library of Congress to drop the term "illegal alien"

 College Scholar at Dartmouth persuades Library of Congress to drop the term
03/31/2016

College Scholar Oscar Cornejo, Warren Township High School ’13, Dartmouth College ’17 was part of a group of undocumented students and allies at Dartmouth (CoFIRED) who worked together with Dartmouth Library staff to petition that the Library of Congress drop the category “illegal aliens.” The first time around they were denied their petition, but their continued efforts allowed for their petition to be reconsidered. A few days ago, the Library of Congress released their decision to get rid of the term “illegal aliens,” and CoFIRED –…Read more

Schuler Scholar Program names local site director for Mundelein High School

02/10/2016

Mundelein High School District 120 was recently selected as a partner in the renowned Schuler Scholar Program, which aims to give participants an advantage as they move through their high school and college careers. The onsite director for MHS has just been announced. Read the full news story here.…Read more

Warren students flourishing in Schuler scholarship program

11/17/2015

Warren Township High School seniors participating in a privately funded college scholarship program are on pace to exceed lofty expectations, officials said. Read the full article on the Daily Herald website.…Read more

District 116 Wants More Schuler Scholars

10/30/2015

The Daily Herald shared the story that the Round Lake Area Unit District 116 plans to boost the number of students participating in the Schuler Scholar Program. From the article: "District 116 board members Monday night received an annual report issued by the Schuler Scholar Program. Students in the program often are the first in their families to attend college and for whom higher education would be unlikely without financial assistance... Round Lake High has 76 students who are Schuler scholars from freshman through senior year. Boosting the…Read more

Meet This Year’s Maine East High Schuler Scholars

05/14/2015

The Journal & Topics Newspapers shared the story of the Schuler Scholar Program's most recent class of graduating seniors from Maine East High School in Park Ridge, IL. From the article: "Maine East Schuler Scholars announcing their college decisions were Joanna Burdzel, College of the Holy Cross; Princy Daniel, Bryn Mawr College; Casey Han, Brandeis University; Jessica Ilc, Macalester College; Daniyal Iqbal, Rochester Institute of Technology; Joyce E. Joseph, Clark University; Anitta Machanickal, Davidson College; Jasin Murati, Dartmouth;…Read more

Maine East Honors First Group of 'Schulers'

07/17/2014

The Journal & Topics Newspapers shared the story of the Schuler Scholar Program's first class of graduating seniors from Maine East High School in Park Ridge, IL. Read the full article here: Maine East Honors First Group of 'Schulers' …Read more

Daily Herald: Schuler Scholars Accepted into Elite Colleges

05/08/2014

May 5, 2014 -- The Daily Herald's Bob Susnjara shares the college choices of Round Lake High School's graduating Schuler Scholars, eight students whose hard work and achievements have paid off in admissions to some of the most selective colleges in the country. Read the full article from the Daily Herald.…Read more