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Education News Archive - April 04, 2007

By Art Barnum and Meg Mcsherry Breslin, Chicago Tribune Apr. 4--An attorney for a 2004 Hinsdale Central High School graduate who was repeatedly sexually assaulted by the former head basketball coach is suing the coach, the principal, the school district and the district's retired superintendent.

Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.