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NEIU Perspective: What makes the Cubs special?

NEIU Perspective: What makes the Cubs special?

October 26, 2016

The Cubs are going to the World Series for the first time since 1945 and will be facing the Clevelan...

Golden Perspectives: “How do you feel about the Chicago Teachers Union strike?”

Golden Perspectives: “How do you feel about the Chicago Teachers Union strike?”

October 11, 2016

Cynthia Mendoza: International graduate student - Mexico “I think that because the...

Golden Perspectives

September 28, 2016

Filed under Golden Perspectives, Opinions

Trump: Tatiana Balogun: Student "I feel like if he becomes president the purge is going to happen for real, like the movie, is really going to happen. I feel like he had everything handed to him on a silver platter. He’s trying to make a 'Make America Great Again' and it’s just not going to work." Shaniyah El:...

Advice for Freshmen, Transfer and Returning Students

Advice for Freshmen, Transfer and Returning Students

August 25, 2015

#1 - Financial Aid: *Regardless of whether you’re a student who receives financial aid, it's worth...

Man on the Street

Man on the Street

October 21, 2014

How has halloween changed since you were young?

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Man on the Street

Man on the Street

October 7, 2014

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Man on the Street

Man on the Street

September 23, 2014

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Man on the Street

Man on the Street

September 9, 2014

  “I am looking forward to being one step closer to achieving my ultimate goal in my career [obtaining...

Man On The Street

Man On The Street

April 29, 2014

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Graduation at UIC?

Graduation at UIC?

April 23, 2013

  Are you a senior? Are you graduating this Semester? If you are, there has been controver...

Man on the Street: New “Ventra” frustrates more than Serves

Henry Nguyen, Staff writer

April 12, 2013

Filed under Golden Perspectives

Chicago Public Transportation will soon be working under the new Ventra system that is set to replace the current system by 2014. Ventra open-fare card initiative was carried out due to a state law that passed in 2011 which mandated the CTA, Metra, and Pace function under one shared fare card by 2015. The “Green” tren...