Tag: iaacu

Eyes Wide Open to Credit Unions

[ 0 ] July 26, 2019 |
Eyes Wide Open to Credit Unions

CU QUICK FACTS IAACU Data as of 06.30.19 HQ: Bloomington, IL ASSETS: $261.6M MEMBERS: 16,773 BRANCHES: 3 12-MO SHARE GROWTH: 3.3% 12-MO LOAN GROWTH: 5.2% Periodically I find myself in a casual non-work discussion which eventually touches on what I do for a living. As I try to explain what a credit union is, the […]

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A Sense of Place

[ 0 ] July 26, 2019 |
A Sense of Place

Doug Johnson is a local artist who grew up in the Bloomington/Normal, IL area. He is a graduate of Normal Community High School and earned a master’s degree in Studio Art from Illinois State University. He also holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting from Northern Illinois University. “The traditional techniques of painting, […]

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Seth from LeRoy High School

[ 0 ] June 7, 2019 |
Seth from LeRoy High School

“As I am sure you already know, we are all living projects. From birth to death, one hopes to have made mental progress, one hopes to have matured. Such is much easier said than done, and it is a rather momentous struggle for an individual to break from their norms. Within the transitional period of […]

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Ashley from Heyworth High School

[ 1 ] June 7, 2019 |
Ashley from Heyworth High School

This piece was done for my History teacher in the summer and also the start of our school year to have ready for his classroom.  It was what I valued in History class and what I researched and did from my heart!

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What Is Financial Aid for College?

[ 0 ] May 29, 2019 |
What Is Financial Aid for College?

Financial aid includes all funding to help you pay for college, such as scholarships, grants, loans and work-study. To access most aid, you must complete a FAFSA. Today’s skyrocketing college tuition prices mean most families can’t afford the whole bill on their own. Financial aid can help fill in the gaps. Here we explain everything you […]

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Bryn from Central Catholic High School

[ 0 ] May 23, 2019 |
Bryn from Central Catholic High School

After taking environmental science and learning about space, I became interested in the moon landing and other planets. So, I combined space and art to paint a contrasting piece depicting the iconic moon landing photo with a twist of different eye grabbing colors.

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Tommy from Tri-Valley High School

[ 0 ] May 9, 2019 |
Tommy from Tri-Valley High School

My art teacher assigned a project to draw a self-portrait showing some sort of an emotion. She had us take our own picture for reference and we had to use ink pens as our medium. I chose anger as my emotion because I get angry sometimes, but I tend to hide it from the public. […]

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