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‘In to America’

‘In to America’

April 12, 2017

In our alarming present moment, the current Griffin Theatre Company performance of “In to America...

WZRD 88.3FM celebrating 43 year anniversary

WZRD 88.3FM celebrating 43 year anniversary

March 28, 2017

Dear NEIU Community, Beginning in the early ‘70s WRNE (Radio Northeastern) was chartered as a stati...

Imposed furloughs affect faculty

Imposed furloughs affect faculty

March 24, 2017

Since fiscal year 2015 NEIU has had a 47 percent reduction in state funding according to the Center for Tax...

Furloughs to begin Spring Break

Furloughs to begin Spring Break

March 3, 2017

NEIU will shut down its operations during Spring Break as it begins a furlough program for employees ...

‘The Prodigal Rogerson: The tragic, hilarious, and possibly apocryphal story of circle jerks bassist Roger Rogerson in the golden age of LA Punk, 1979-1996’

‘The Prodigal Rogerson: The tragic, hilarious, and possibly apocryphal story of circle jerks bassist Roger Rogerson in the golden age of LA Punk, 1979-1996’

February 21, 2017

Every once in awhile, the music-loving world that enjoys reading is given a unique surprise: something un...

“An Evening with Kale and Komedy” at the Amazing Kale Burger

“An Evening with Kale and Komedy” at the Amazing Kale Burger

February 21, 2017

The Amazing Kale Burger on Howard St. in Evanston offers more than just delicious vegan cuisine. They...

Coffee with conviction

Coffee with conviction

February 8, 2017

This past weekend coffee shops across the country and internationally joined forces for a cause. A fu...

Women’s march: standing up to Trump

Women’s march: standing up to Trump

January 25, 2017

The day after the inauguration of President Trump, millions of women matched in the streets around the...

Winter Break Events

Winter Break Events

December 1, 2015

Winter break means a lot more than Christmas day and New Year’s Eve. Living around Chicago means there...

Independent goes online

Amy Scoma, Staff writer

September 27, 2006

Filed under News, Online Exclusive

The Independent has recently signed a partnership agreement with multimedia mogul, College Publisher to put the newspaper online. This process has been in the works since October of '05, according to Editor-in-Chief Tom Robb. It is an advertising agreement; it will not cost the newspaper, but only offer the possibility of...