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News from the Settlement

Ron Manderschied

Northwestern Settlement’s Ron Manderschied receives Bright Promises Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award

Bright Promises Foundation awarded Northwestern Settlement President Ron Manderschied their Lifetime Achievement Award during their 2016 Fall Awards this evening.
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House In The Wood

Documentary to Debut at House In The Wood Camp Night Benefit

Over the summer, New Trier High School Media, Speech and Theatre Department instructor Iwona Awlasewicz and Film 2 student Kilmer Bennewitz led a film crew on a 90-mile trek to Lake Delavan, Wis. to produce a documentary short...
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Camp Night

Sheridan Road: Camp Night

The North Shore Board of Northwestern University Settlement’s House In The Wood
program has announced a new name and an exciting new venue for its annual benefit.
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Playwright Residency: Why Carlos Murillo? Why Adventure Stage?

ASC Artistic Director Tom Arvetis and Resident Playwright Carlos Murillo discuss why they're partnering to create original works for audiences at Adventure Stage Chicago.
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