Grants Awarded to NLU

FY 2010

Corporate & Foundation


Funding Agency

Project Title

Project Director

 Award

Action for Children

Leadership Connections

P. Bloom

5,000

American Association of University Women

N/A

N/A

102,000

Bright Horizons

Leadership Connections

P.Bloom

1,500

Searle Funds at Chicago Community Trust

CLIP (Year 8)

C. Blachowicz

451,454

Fred J Brunner Foundation

PACE Scholarship

C. Burns

15,000

Grand Victoria Foundation

BAS

P. Bloom

50,000

Pritzker Early Childhood Foundation

TCC Train-the-Trainer

P.Bloom

30,000

Harrison

Leadership Connections

P. Bloom

1,000

Helen Brach Foundation

PACE Scholarship Fund

Carol Burns

10,000

Hewitt

Leadership Connections

P. Bloom

2,000

McCormick Foundation

CECL General Operating Support

P. Bloom

500,000

State Farm/IL Campus Compact

Service Learning

G. Jagla

3,000

Wasie Foundation

Wasie Scholarship

J. Harris

35,698

Council for Experential Learning (CAEL)

PLA Research Project

O'Conner/Robinson-Lyles

3,500

William Blair

Millenium Scholars

IA

3,000

Pajeau Children's Fund

Project ALL

D. Ogle

5,000

International Writing Association

Guided Reading

J. Berne

3,120

Total Corporate & Foundation

 

 

1,222,272

Government

Funding Agency

Project Title

Project Director

 Award

Chicago Youth Services

Aim4Excellence

P. Jorde Bloom

268,450

IL Asset Building Group

Grassroots Organization Yr 2

P. Jorde Bloom

7,000

CPS

Coaching for Results

P. Jorde Bloom

103,000

CPS

TCC follow up

P. Jorde Bloom

43,000

CPS

Go for the Gold

P. Jorde Bloom

100,000

IL Dept of Human Services

Quality Counts

P. Jorde Bloom

1,245,000

IL Dept of Human Services

TCC, DTT, & FCC (Taking Charge of Change)

P. Jorde Bloom

353,000

ISBE Beginning Teacher Induction Continuation

I.Lopez

100,000

 

National Endowment for the Humanities

Preservation Assistance

M. Burnette

4,585

National Writing Project

IL Writing Project

S. Zemelman

46,000

U.S. Dept of Education

Students with Disabilities

Susan Gabel

291,144

University of Wisconsin

Integrated Resource Info System

M. Turner Mangan

40,921

US Department of Education - NIU Subcontract CPS

Gear Up High School Matters

L.Emmons

65,000

US Department of Education - Subcontract Chicago Board of Education & City of Chicago (through 2011)

Striving Readers

D. Ogle

47,000

US Dept of Education - TQP

AUSL/NLU/CPS: Innovations in Urban Education

S.Knauth

2,954,313

US Dept of Education - TQP

Chicago Teacher Pipeline Project (Subcontract)

O'Conner/Robinson-Lyles

456,056

USDE/University of Wyoming (subcontract)

IES Vocabulary Project (Yr 2 of 3)

Camille Blachowicz

123,812

Total Government & Other Public Funding

 

 

$6,248,281

 

Locations
  • CHICAGO DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

    NLU’s Chicago campus on South Michigan Avenue occupies five floors of the historic Peoples Gas Building. This landmark building, across the street from the Art Institute of Chicago and Grant Park, is easily accessible by train, bus and car and is surrounded by restaurants, parking lots/garages and shops.

    122 S. Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60603

    (888) 658.8632

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  • ELGIN

    Conveniently located in a fast-growing business district off I-90 and Route 31, NLU Elgin features 10 classrooms with high-tech media equipment; a computer lab with high-speed Internet access; two conference rooms; and comfortable student lounges. Parking is free at this recently remodeled and upgraded teaching site, which now includes wireless Internet access.

    620 Tollgate Road
    Elgin, IL 60123

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  • NORTH SHORE

    Opened in the summer of 2006, NLU North Shore at Skokie is a state-of-the-art modern campus located just off the Edens Expressway near the Old Orchard Shopping Center. The campus includes 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a walk-in lab in the library; six conference rooms; a public café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; and multiple, comfortable student lounge areas.

    5202 Old Orchard Road
    Skokie, IL 60077
    (888) 658.8632

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  • LISLE

    Located just minutes from the East-West Tollway (I-88), NLU Lisle features 42 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment; four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, including a separate walk-in lab in the library; a café for beverages and snacks; a student welcome center; a library for research and study; conference rooms; and six comfortable student lounge areas with wireless access.

    850 Warrenville Road
    Lisle, IL 60532
    (888) 658.8632

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  • WHEELING

    Located in one of Chicago's major northwest suburbs, the newly renovated NLU Wheeling includes 20 classrooms with high-tech media equipment, four conference rooms, four computer labs with high-speed Internet access, large student lounge areas with wireless capabilities and interactive video capabilities, and an extensive research library. The site also houses the university library research collection.

    1000 Capitol Drive
    Wheeling, IL 60090
    (888) 658.8632

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  • FLORIDA (TAMPA)

    Established in 1988 and located in one of the city's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to six classrooms, this location features a conference room, a computer lab with high-speed Internet access, an extensive research library and comfortable student lounges.

     

     

    5110 Eisenhower Boulevard
    Suite 102
    Tampa, Florida 33634
    800.366.6581 | www.nl.edu/florida

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  • WISCONSIN

    NLU's Milwaukee campus has a proud history of serving graduate students in education in southeastern Wisconsin. Nearly one in five certified Wisconsin teachers looks to NLU for graduate education programs – more than any other university in the state. In addition to classrooms with high-tech media equipment, the campus offers a state-of-the-art computer lab with wireless Internet access and an extensive IDS research library.

    12000 West Park Place, Suite 100
    Milwaukee, WI 53224-3007
    414.577.2658

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