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NEIU’s Flamin’ Hot Goodwin Series

Matthew Rago, Editor-in-Chief

January 28, 2020

Northeastern Illinois University announced Richard P. Montanez, the founder of the Flamin’ Hot line of snack products, as the guest speaker for the 2020 Daniel L. Goodwin Distinguished Lecture Series speaker. Montanez will deliver his speech, titled “One Revelation Will Lead to a Revolution” on Feb. 17. Montanez leads...

One of approximately 200 protesters outside Lech Walesa Hall. | Photo by Ata Younan

A good win for civic engagement

September 24, 2019

On Aug. 22, at 1:06 p.m., President Gloria J. Gibson sent an email to students and faculty at NEIU, a...

Distinguished lecture series: Politics, the press and the presidential election

Distinguished lecture series: Politics, the press and the presidential election

September 24, 2019

On Thursday evening, Sept. 12,  an individual rushed the stage during the sixth installment of the Da...

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...

Erin Brockovich talking during

Erin Brockovich at NEIU: ‘Superman isn’t coming… but you’re here.’

February 26, 2019

On NEIU’s main campus, the auditorium was filled with people from the university and the community wa...

People packed into the auditorium until it was at capacity and still a lot watched from outside on monitors to see Mary Matalin (left) and James Carville (right) debate.

NEIU hosts political strategists in first-ever Distinguished Lecture Series

February 8, 2017

Political consultants and best-selling authors James Carville and Mary Matalin visited NEIU to discuss...

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