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Photo of the George Floyd mural taken by photographer Shaull, L.

NEIU set to introduce the George Floyd Social Justice Scholarship for fall semester

July 23, 2020

The death of George Floyd this past May resulted in nationwide protests, forcing U.S. leadership to take ac...

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 reaction to president’s town hall

Students reaction to president’s town hall

October 8, 2019

Some students indicated that they believed the Student Town Hall with President Gloria Gibson on Sept....

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...

NEIU faculty, staff and community members peruse the recently published work of faculty members in Alumni Hall.

NEIU faculty celebrate each other and their work

April 10, 2019

The story in on the Faculty Publications and Creative Works Reception, March 28, 2019 Sponsored by Aca...

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