The Summer Culture Club: Teachers and students seek high adventure

The question, “What did you do for your summer vacation” reverberated through the halls of CRSM these first weeks back at school as teachers and students recounted their tales of significant travel and educational adventures. From climbing Machu Picchu in Peru, to drumming circles, to college campuses and the golf course, each story was more exciting than the next. On … Read More

CRSM President Preston Kendall Speaks Out on Innovation in Education

Earlier this month, President Preston Kendall sat on an Education Innovation panel for the Age of Agility Summit Illinois. The event presented insights and perspectives from business, education, and policy leaders on how the future of work impacts the way we deliver education. The event, held in downtown Chicago, was sponsored by America Succeeds and Empower Illinois. Other speakers on the panel included: Moderator: Carly Bolger, … Read More

Two colleges, one summer

A Reflection on High School Summer Experiences, By America, CRSM Class of 2019 This summer I was blessed to have had the opportunity to attend Illinois Institute of Technology’s psychology summer program as well as Marquette University’s Summer Leadership Institute. Both strongly influenced me, and I couldn’t be more proud about having had attended both of these programs. Illinois Institute … Read More

Urban Land Institute honors CRSM new building team

The architects, general contractor and the entire build team were honored June 13, 2018 at the Urban Land Initiative Chicago Vision Awards for their creativity and passion in transforming a big box Kmart into a state-of-the-art CRSM high school. Defining the standard for real estate development in the Chicagoland area, the ULI Vision awards recognize visionaries in the industry along … Read More