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Lori Sundberg

T.J. Carson

The Galesburg Promise was created to help the city's students afford college, but the program itself is in need of a cash infusion. So the city is considering a nearly 2% hike in the hotel-motel tax.

Carl Sandburg College

The school is looking for ways to maintain a presence in Bushnell even after it closes down the building it owns.  The college will close the building on June 30 to save money.

Carl Sandburg College to Sell Another Building

Feb 25, 2016
T.J. Carson

The first building Carl Sandburg College sold this year is in Carthage. Now the college hopes to unload its building in Bushnell.

Carl Sandburg College Strengthens Ties with Cuba

Nov 19, 2015
T.J. Carson

The budding relationship between a west central Illinois community college and a country just south of the United States was on display this week. 

Carl Sandburg College students heard a presentation from Mario Masvidal in the college’s Student Center on Wednesday. Masvidal is a professor at the University of the Arts in Havana, Cuba.

Bill Gaither/Carl Sandburg College

Carl Sandburg College President Lori Sundberg told members of the Illinois House that the state budget impasse is hurting the western Illinois college and its students.

College Partnership To Benefit Honor Students

Mar 26, 2015
T.J. Carson

Students who graduate from Carl Sandburg College's honors program will now have an easier path to a four-year school. Honor students will be able to transfer directly from the two-year community college into Western Illinois University's Centennial Honors College.

Carl Sandburg President Visits Cuba

Mar 5, 2015
T.J. Carson

Eleven representatives from Carl Sandburg College, Illinois Central College, and other community colleges in Illinois traveled to Cuba last month.

CSC Extends Sundberg's Contract

Jan 29, 2015
T.J. Carson

The president of Carl Sandberg College said it is a "privilege" to have a chance to continue in that role.

Rich Egger

A couple community college presidents in western Illinois are generally supportive of a proposal from the White House.