In uncertain times like these, the civic ideal that Abraham Lincoln represents is more important than ever. Lincoln was one of the most important leaders in American history, whose moral compass and firm resolve guided the country through one of the most difficult challenges to its very existence, the Civil War.Continue reading
Each fall, the Lincoln Academy of Illinois awards a student laureate award to a student from each four-year university in the state. Jeanette Kyle, who is pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice, has been named the NLU recipient this year.
She’ll travel to Springfield on Nov. 7 to receive the award from the Academy, whose president is Gov. Bruce Rauner. Continue reading