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The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Accreditation is the process in which certification of competency, authority, or credibility is presented.
The Adler Planetarium is a public museum dedicated to the study of astronomy and astrophysics.
The Arizona Wildcats football program represents the University of Arizona in the sport of American college football.
The Auburn Tigers football program represents Auburn University in the sport of American college football.
August W. "Gus" Farwick (September 22, 1902 – December 11, 1977) was an American football player and coach.
Bartlett High School, or BHS, is a public four-year high school located in Bartlett, Illinois, a northwest suburb of Chicago, Illinois, in the United States.
Brian Oldfield (June 1, 1945 – March 26, 2017) was an American athlete and personality of the 1970s and early 1980s.
A campus is traditionally the land on which a college or university and related institutional buildings are situated.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
Cimarron is a 1931 Pre-Code Western film directed by Wesley Ruggles, starring Richard Dix and Irene Dunne, and featuring Estelle Taylor and Roscoe Ates.
Cream is the colour of the cream produced by cattle grazing on natural pasture with plants rich in yellow carotenoid pigments, some of which are incorporated into the light, to give a yellow tone to white.
Don J. Sunderlage (December 20, 1929 – July 15, 1961) was an American basketball player.
Douglas R. "Gaga" Mills (April 9, 1907 – August 12, 1993), a native of Elgin, Illinois, was a high school and college basketball player and coach in the state of Illinois.
Earl Tanner Britton (July 15, 1903 – October 24, 1973) was a professional American football fullback who played in the National Football League (NFL) and the American Football League.
School District U-46 serves families in 11 communities across 90 square miles within Chicago’s northwest suburbs, including Bartlett, Elgin, Hanover Park, South Elgin, Streamwood, and Wayne and portions of Carol Stream, Hoffman Estates, St. Charles, Schaumburg, and West Chicago.
Elgin is a city in Cook and Kane counties in the northern part of the U.S. state of Illinois.
Flynn James Robinson (April 28, 1941 – May 23, 2013) was an American professional basketball player.
General Motors Company, commonly referred to as General Motors (GM), is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Detroit that designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes vehicles and vehicle parts, and sells financial services.
Graduation is getting a diploma or academic degree or the ceremony that is sometimes associated with it, in which students become graduates.
Illinois is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States.
The Illinois Fighting Illini men's basketball team is an NCAA Division I college basketball team competing in the Big Ten Conference.
The Illinois High School Association (IHSA) is a state high school association in the United States that regulates competition in most interscholastic sports and some interscholastic activities at the high school level.
John Hagelou "Jack" Burmaster (December 23, 1926 – September 28, 2005) was an American basketball player and coach.
John Francis "Jack" Meagher (July 5, 1894 – December 7, 1968) was an American football player, coach of football, basketball, and baseball, and college athletics administrator.
James Michael Roche (December 16, 1906 – June 6, 2004) was an American statistician who served as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chairman of the Board at General Motors Corporation.
Jane Peterson (1876–1965) was a graduate of Pratt Institute and an American Impressionist and Expressionist painter.
Jeffrey "Jeff" Wilkins (born March 9, 1955) is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and other leagues.
John Qualen (born Johan Mandt Kvalen, December 8, 1899 – September 12, 1987) was a Canadian-American character actor of Norwegian heritage who specialized in Scandinavian roles.
John Walker (born April 21, 1956) is an American producer and actor.
Larkin High School, also known as LHS, is a public four-year high school located in Elgin, Illinois, in the United States.
Larry Nemmers is a retired educator and better known as a former American football official in the National Football League (NFL).
Laurence Kaptain (born 1952, Elgin, Illinois USA) is an American symphonic cimbalom artist.
Louis Alexander North (June 15, 1891 – May 15, 1974) was a professional baseball player.
Earl William "Madman" Muntz (January 3, 1914 – June 21, 1987) was an American businessman and engineer who sold and promoted cars and consumer electronics in the United States from the 1930s until his death in 1987.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization, the oldest of the four major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.
Maroon is a dark brownish red color that takes its name from the French word marron, or chestnut.
Max Adler (May 12, 1866 – November 4, 1952) was born in Elgin, Illinois to a German Jewish family who emigrated to America in about 1850.
Mixed-sex education, also known as mixed-gender education, co-education or coeducation (abbreviated to co-ed or coed), is a system of education where males and females are educated together.
The National Basketball Association (NBA) is a men's professional basketball league in North America; composed of 30 teams (29 in the United States and 1 in Canada).
The National Football League (NFL) is a professional American football league consisting of 32 teams, divided equally between the National Football Conference (NFC) and the American Football Conference (AFC).
Nina D. Burleigh is an American writer and journalist.
Ninth grade, freshman year, or grade 9 is the ninth post-kindergarten year of school education in some school systems.
The Nobel Prize in Chemistry (Nobelpriset i kemi) is awarded annually by the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences to scientists in the various fields of chemistry.
The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), also known as the North Central Association, was a membership organization, consisting of colleges, universities, and schools in 19 U.S. states engaged in educational accreditation.
In American football, an official is a person who has responsibility in enforcing the rules and maintaining the order of the game.
Paul John Flory (June 19, 1910 – September 9, 1985) was an American chemist and Nobel laureate who was known for his work in the field of polymers, or macromolecules.
The Pulitzer Prize for Criticism has been presented since 1970 to a newspaper writer who has demonstrated 'distinguished criticism'.
Ray Anderson Barnhart (January 12, 1928 – May 26, 2013) was a businessman and Republican politician, formerly from Pasadena in Harris County, Texas.
The Rice Owls football team represents Rice University in NCAA Division I college football.
Rick Sund (born June 4, 1951 in Elgin, Illinois) is a former National Basketball Association (NBA) executive who served as general manager (GM) of the Atlanta Hawks, replacing Billy Knight in 2008.
A secondary school is both an organization that provides secondary education and the building where this takes place.
South Elgin High School (SEHS), opened August 24, 2005, is a four-year high school located in South Elgin, Illinois, a northwest suburb of Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. It is part of Elgin Area School District U46. The school is located on property formerly owned by the Kenyon Brothers Dairy Farms.
State schools (also known as public schools outside England and Wales)In England and Wales, some independent schools for 13- to 18-year-olds are known as 'public schools'.
Steve Rauschenberger served as a Republican member of the Illinois State Senate from 1993 to 2007.
Streamwood High School, or SHS, is a public four-year high school located in Streamwood, Illinois, a northwest suburb of Chicago, in the United States.
A suburb is a mixed-use or residential area, existing either as part of a city or urban area or as a separate residential community within commuting distance of a city.
The Incredibles is a 2004 American computer-animated superhero film written and directed by Brad Bird, produced by Pixar Animation Studios, released by Walt Disney Pictures, and starring the voices of Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell, Spencer Fox, Jason Lee, Samuel L. Jackson, Bird, and Elizabeth Peña.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
Thomas William "Tom" Shales (born November 3, 1944) is an American writer and critic of television programming and operations.
Twelfth grade, senior year, or grade 12 is the final year of secondary school in North America.
The Upstate Eight Conference (UEC, U8C, or Upstate 8) is an organization of thirteen high schools in northeastern Illinois, representing ten communities in Chicago's suburbs.
William LeBaron (February 16, 1883February 9, 1958) was an American film producer.