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State program trains police, public on dementia

State program trains police, public on dementia

December 4, 2017

Six in 10 people with dementia will wander away from home at some point in their disease, according to the Alzheimer’s Association. Because of this statistic, a new statewide public awareness campaign...

“Daughters of Ire,” a one-woman show that captures the stories of five women in Irish mythology, will be at the Beverly Art Center, 2407 W. 111 St., April 27–30. 

‘Daughters’ unite to show powerful, mythic Irish women

April 24, 2017

After reading medieval Irish tales about King Arthur, writer-performer Savanna Rae noticed a lack of strong and powerful female characters. She later that found that they existed in Irish mythology as...

US of CC members gathered outside the 600 S. Michigan Ave. Building on May 6 to pass out informational flyers and ask students to write about the impact the college’s staff has had on their education. 

US of CC in negotiations for new contract

May 11, 2015

Members of the United Staff of Columbia College, the college’s staff union, assembled outside of the 600 S. Michigan Ave. Building on May 6 and passed out pizza slices to passersby, sending the messag...

Drug intervention for brain injury, dementia link may be effective

Drug intervention for brain injury, dementia link may be effective

By Sports & Health Editor

May 4, 2015

Despite the jargon-packed mouthful it is, the term “chronic traumatic encephalopathy”—a progressive degenerative brain disease associated with concussions—has become a significant talking point in the...

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