In art classes at Irving Elementary School in Oak Park, choice is the rule. Because, since January, in Emily Tague's art room, working away at designated art stations have been students choosing to do everything from drawing, painting and collage, to weaving and creating paper sculptures.
The president of Triton College announced Tuesday night that she is retiring at the end of the year. Patricia Granados, who has been the president of Triton since 2001, made the announcement at a meeting of the Triton Board of Trustees. Granados will remain on the job until Dec. 31, 2014.