Northeastern Illinois University's student-run newspaper

The Independent

What, the furlough?!

What, the furlough?!

April 4, 2017

The university is rapidly approaching a financial wall. The administration and faculty are working to redu...

Impasse brings out NEIU’s resilience

Impasse brings out NEIU’s resilience

March 29, 2017

Speakers and protesters gathered in front of news cameras while chants of “Bruce better have our money!...

It’s time for legislators to do their job

It’s time for legislators to do their job

March 15, 2017

Chance the Rapper is not a hero. He’s a man who saw a need and did what he could. Earlier this mon...

Students voice concerns over campus furloughs

Students voice concerns over campus furloughs

March 14, 2017

An email went out on March 3 announcing the shutdown of NEIU over Spring Break, along with the introduct...

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 ...

Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

April 5, 2016

Public education is dangerous, especially for the working classes. It gives people ideas, like that e...