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NCE News & Announcements

News & announcements from the National College of Education

  • Faculty Spotlight

    November 13, 2017
    Highlighting some of the research and accomplishments of NCE faculty over the past few months.

  • NCE Launches New and Updated programs

    October 26, 2017
    The National College of Education recently revamped two of its programs to best fit the needs of today’s educators and professionals.

  • NCE Welcomes Visit from Ukrainian Teachers

    October 23, 2017
    NCE welcomed a group of Ukrainian English Language teachers at the Wheeling Campus

  • NCE Project Highlighted at CAEP Conference

    October 9, 2017
    A research project which involved NLU and 6 other educator preparation providers was highlighted at the 2017 annual Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) conference, held in Washington, D.C.

  • NCE Faculty Presents at the University of Hawai'i

    September 18, 2017
    Assistant Professor Mariana Ricklefs presented a research study at the Biennial Conference of the International Society for Language Studies (ISLS).

  • Faculty Advises on Teaching Refugee Children

    August 24, 2017
    Sadia Warsi, Ph.D., Associate Professor in National College of Education’s Special Education program wrote an article offering tips on how to teach refugee children. The article appeared in Teaching Young Children, the publication of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

  • NCE Alum Receives Ed.D. and is Elected as a School Board Member

    August 17, 2017
    Todd Beadle ’11, NCE M.Ed. in Administration and Supervision alum recently received his Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and was elected to the school board of the Brown Deer School District, in Brown Deer, Wisconsin.

  • NCE Welcomes Kathy Pluymert

    July 24, 2017
    NCE Welcomes Katalin "Kathy" Pluymert, Ph.D. as Assistant Professor and Program Chair for the Special Education program.

  • Professor Travels to D.C. to Support Teacher Education

    July 6, 2017
    NLU faculty member Todd Price, Ph.D., traveled to Washington, D.C. in June to support teacher education and inform policymakers about issues concerning teacher education.

  • 2017-18 Faculty Research Residency Awards Awarded

    May 22, 2017
    NCE is pleased to announce the NCE Faculty Research Residencies for 2017-18.

  • NCE ECA Students Meet at Leadership Conference

    May 20, 2017
    Students from the Masters in Early Childhood Administration program recently gathered at the McCormick Center for Early Childhood Leadership's annual conference


    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.

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    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.

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    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.

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    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
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    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
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    Established in 1988 and located in one of Tampa's major business districts, NLU's Florida Regional Center serves students in 13 counties in central Florida. In addition to its classrooms, the National Louis University Tampa Regional Center features a computer lab, student lounges, and conference room.

    5110 Sunforest Drive, Suite 102
    Tampa, FL 33634
    (800) 366.6581
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