The Briefs

Daily Herald (Arlington Heights, IL), March 19, 2001 | Go to article overview

The Briefs


Citizens group backs District 87 candidates

Three school board incumbents and one newcomer have received the endorsements of a new citizens' group in Glenbard High School District 87. Stephen Blount of Wheaton is the only one of five newcomers in the nine-person Glenbard race to draw favor from Keeping Excellence in Education the Priority. It noted his 12 years of school board experience in Glen Ellyn Elementary District 89. Members also endorsed incumbents David Brown of Lombard, Lois Hince of Carol Stream and Sandy Pihos of Glen Ellyn.

History month speaker to talk at Harper

Media activist and former model Ann J. Simonton will discuss what she says is the commercial media's bias against women in her presentation "Sex, Power and the Media," scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in the theater, Room J143, of the Business and Social Science Center of Harper College, 1200 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine. Simonton's appearance is part of the college's Women's History Month. Tickets for Simonton's lecture are $7 for general admission with discounts for Harper students, faculty, staff and other students. Call (847) 925-6100 for details.

War Dog Committee to meet this month

Volunteers are still being sought to help with a variety of tasks for the upcoming unveiling of Streamwood's War Dog Memorial. The unveiling will be on Memorial Day. The organizing committee will meet at 7 p.m. March 26. The next meeting will be at 7 p.m. April 17. Both meetings are in the meeting room at village hall, 301 E. Irving Park Road.

School gyms open during school break

Gyms will be open at several schools from noon to 4 p.m. March 26 to 30, which is spring break week. …

The rest of this article is only available to active members of Questia

Already a member? Log in now.

Notes for this article

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
One moment ...
Default project is now your active project.
Project items

Items saved from this article

This article has been saved
Highlights (0)
Some of your highlights are legacy items.

Highlights saved before July 30, 2012 will not be displayed on their respective source pages.

You can easily re-create the highlights by opening the book page or article, selecting the text, and clicking “Highlight.”

Citations (0)
Some of your citations are legacy items.

Any citation created before July 30, 2012 will labeled as a “Cited page.” New citations will be saved as cited passages, pages or articles.

We also added the ability to view new citations from your projects or the book or article where you created them.

Notes (0)
Bookmarks (0)

You have no saved items from this article

Project items include:
  • Saved book/article
  • Highlights
  • Quotes/citations
  • Notes
  • Bookmarks
Notes
Cite this article

Cited article

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

(Einhorn, 1992, p. 25)

(Einhorn 25)

1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

Cited article

The Briefs
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger Reset View mode
Search within

Search within this article

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

Help
Full screen

matching results for page

    Questia reader help

    How to highlight and cite specific passages

    1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
    2. Click or tap the last word you want to select, and you’ll see everything in between get selected.
    3. You’ll then get a menu of options like creating a highlight or a citation from that passage of text.

    OK, got it!

    Cited passage

    Style
    Citations are available only to our active members.
    Buy instant access to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn, 1992, p. 25).

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences." (Einhorn 25)

    "Portraying himself as an honest, ordinary person helped Lincoln identify with his audiences."1

    1. Lois J. Einhorn, Abraham Lincoln, the Orator: Penetrating the Lincoln Legend (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), 25, http://www.questia.com/read/27419298.

    Cited passage

    Thanks for trying Questia!

    Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

    Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

    Buy instant access to save your work.

    Already a member? Log in now.

    Author Advanced search

    Oops!

    An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.