The Fielder

Club News

November 9, 2018

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Student Council The club meets every other Thursday at 2:30 p.m. in room 200. Thanksgiving basket drive for needy families will be the only activity until after Thanksgiving break. BioExplorations Club This club involves...

Freshmen take mental health survey

Danny Doucet, Staff Writer

November 9, 2018

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Counselors administered mental health surveys to all freshman as part of the Signs of Suicide (SOS) program the school is implementing this year, according to Josh Bloodgood, catalyst director. The program consists of three parts:...

JJC to charge fee for dual-credit classes

Jude Mendoza, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018

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Joliet Junior College wants to instill a fee for students taking classes for dual credits. The fee would be “as small as possible,” as to “be able to provide [dual credit] to as many students as possible,” Adam Depew,...

District anticipates $6.9 million surplus

Abbey Dissette, Feature Editor

October 12, 2018

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District 202 has predicted a budget surplus of approximately $6.9 million dollars by the end of the 2018-2019 school year. “We worked very hard for about 10 years to cut expenses, control costs, and operate very efficiently,”...

U of I offers full tuition to those qualified

Abby Blazevic, Opinion Editor

October 11, 2018

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The University of Illinois will be putting a new tuition policy in place starting with the 2019 incoming class. The policy will allow qualified in-state students whose family’s income is less than $61,000 a full tution scholarship...

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