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Gloria Gibson at the Spring Town Hall. | Photo by Francisco Sebastian

Students voice their concerns and experiences at town hall

March 10, 2020

On March 5, the NEIU Student Government Association partnered with the Black Caucus and ChiMexLa to host...

DACA under assault from Trump and the U.S. Supreme Court

Matthew Rago, Editor-in-Chief

November 19, 2019

The conservative-majority U.S. Supreme Court appears likely to side with the Trump administration's agenda of ending the Obama-era’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, which provides a level of immunity for young, undocumented immigrants currently living and working in the United States. Without DACA p...

Students ‘unafraid’ to talk about free speech

Students ‘unafraid’ to talk about free speech

September 24, 2019

One hour before NEIU’s Daniel L. Goodwin Distinguished Lecture Series was scheduled to host Sean Spic...

Chicago Public Schools: A Self-Destructive System

Karina Rivera

November 14, 2012

Bold words from Jean-Claude Brizard show little mercy to the current Chicago Public Schools (CPS) system. Misplaced power, according to this resigned CEO of CPS, is the key error of CPS. Power currently reigns in the realm of bureaucracy and administrators, rather than the most active members of a student’s education; the...

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