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The Independent

Robin is a English major. Her minors include Child Advocacy and Teaching English as a Second/ Foreign Language. She started with the Independent in 2015.

Robin Bridges, Social Media Editor

Jul 25, 2017
Chicago Open Air melts faces two years in a row (Story/Photo)
Jul 25, 2017
College is more than a degree (Photo)
Jul 25, 2017
Chicago refugee initiative at NEIU (Story)
Jun 24, 2017
An Interview with Julia Alekseyeva (Video)
May 22, 2017
News in brief 5/23/17 (Story)
May 22, 2017
Being Miss USA is privilege, health care isn’t (Story)
Apr 29, 2017
DJ Stack’s spin on things: Ajoyi Stackhouse (Photo)
Apr 29, 2017
Festivals to look forward to (Story/Photo)
Apr 12, 2017
Another billionaire runs for governor (Story)
Apr 12, 2017
‘13 reasons why’: a review (Story)
Mar 15, 2017
It’s time for legislators to do their job (Story)
Mar 14, 2017
Act like a lady, play ball like a man (Story)
Feb 21, 2017
Are athletes getting paid far too much? (Photo)
Feb 21, 2017
Before Black Lives Matter, Six Days in Cincinnati: A Review (Story/Photo)
Feb 21, 2017
Inaction speaks louder than words ()
Feb 08, 2017
Coffee with conviction (Story)
Jan 25, 2017
Women’s march: standing up to Trump (Story)
Oct 11, 2016
School’s in: The Chicago Teachers Union strike (Photo)
Aug 23, 2016
Welcome to the neighborhood (Story)
Jun 21, 2016
The Pale Emperor (Story)
May 24, 2016
From Black Lives Matter to Black Liberation (Story)
May 24, 2016
Targeting Unmarried Mothers: Cavaletto and House Bill 6064 (Story)
Apr 05, 2016
Thousands March on Day of Action (Story)
Mar 01, 2016
More Than A Hashtag: Bindis And Bruises (Story/Photo)
Feb 02, 2016
“Life is a Team Sport”: Participation Trophies Are Real Enough (Story)
Dec 01, 2015
Winter Break Events (Story)
Dec 01, 2015
Guns and Erections (Story)
Nov 17, 2015
School Resources Officers: Teachers with Guns (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Sacrificing Virgins on Halloween (Story)
Nov 03, 2015
Winter is Coming (Story)
Oct 20, 2015
Could NEIU Go Viral? (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
The State of the University (Photo)
Oct 06, 2015
Two Day Homecoming Celebration (Story/Photo)
Oct 06, 2015
Meet the Police (Story)
Oct 06, 2015
One Woman, Many Faces (Story)
Sep 22, 2015
No Charge, Huge Foul (Story)
Sep 09, 2015
Understanding Your Tuition Bill (Story)
Sep 09, 2015
NEIU Invaded by Alien Forces, Student Body Doesn’t React (Story)
Aug 22, 2015
Updating the NEIU Scoreboard, Part Two (Story)
Aug 22, 2015
Front Seat or Back: A Story About Sharing (Story)
Jun 23, 2015
A Look At The NEIU Scoreboard, Part One (Story)
Apr 28, 2015
FAFSA Question 58 (Story/Photo)
Apr 28, 2015
Fighting for 15, Really?! (Story)
Apr 14, 2015
Trevor Noah and the Case of The Troublesome Tweets (Story)
Feb 24, 2015
Chicago: Cool Places on a Budget (Story)
Feb 16, 2015
Facebook for Bullies but Festivus got the Rest of Us (Story)
Feb 16, 2015
#FreeCommunityCollege, #ThinkingOutLoud (Story)
Feb 01, 2015
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Education (Story)