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Patrick Helliwell Spring 2017 Blog

by Patrick Helliwell, July 12, 2017
In April, I started my capstone project that will take me through this quarter as well. I decided to do the sustainability industry challenge with some other students who are also working towards a concentration in sustainability. We're working with McCormick Place to develop a new concept for their Pop-Up Restaurant Experience (PURE).

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Beck Hughes Spring 2017 Blog

by Beck Hughes, July 6, 2017 Dear KCT Scholarship Committee,
The last two months went by super-fast. I graduated with Bachelor’s Degree in Hospitality Management, and got a job at the Sheraton Grand Chicago as an Executive Meeting Specialist. This may be my last official blog post for KCT but not the last time you will hear from me. There are many people that I want to thank for what they have given me and what they have done for me in the past two years. I will be always grateful.

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Omar Rivera Spring 2017 Blog

by Omar Rivera, July 5, 2017
Success doesn’t come easy you have to work for it to earn it. When I was looking to continue my schooling, I wasn’t even thinking of Kendall College. In fact, the school never came to mind until I was riding a bus one day from work one late evening. I scheduled a visit at the school and I was blown away with the academics being offered and the diversity it had at campus. I knew what I wanted and I was ready for the change.

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Kadisha Mukhamejanova Spring 2017 Blog

by Kadisha Mukhamejanova, June 29, 2017
Spring quarter was a period of some big changes in my life, and even some dreams came true. I will go over them chronologically.
The first one of them is that I moved to a new place in Old Town, with courage to live on my own. In fact, that was my dream place to live at one day and, by becoming true, it brought so many changes into my life. I found myself a different person at a new place, a motivated and inspired by Lincoln Park’s beauty.

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Sharon Harms Spring 2017 Blog

by Sharon Harms, June 23, 2017
Back to Life and Back to Reality - After my exciting trip abroad I am now back to Kendall College studying full time for one more year- which started April! I sure have missed Kendall College but I will never forget the spectacular time that I had while living in Tasmania and Sydney, Australia! After hearing all of the important people in my life say that their biggest regret in college was not studying abroad I am so happy that I got to experience it firsthand!

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