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Police confirm campus tagging are isolated incidents, not gang related

Police confirm campus tagging are isolated incidents, not gang related

February 12, 2019

Over the last three months there have been several incidents of tagging and graffitiing on the three NE...

The Birds at the Nest: An Exchange Student’s Experience

The Birds at the Nest: An Exchange Student’s Experience

February 12, 2019

Living at the Nest is quite comfortable. You can wake up half an hour before your class and you still...

President Gibson’s Plan for Tackling Decreasing Enrollment

Amaris E. Rodriguez, Opinions Editor

February 12, 2019

Filed under News, Showcase

Enrollment at NEIU has been steadily decreasing over the years causing concern. President Gloria J. Gibson addressed the NEIU community on Nov. 27, 2018 stating that finding a solution to enrollment rates is a top concern. “I have to be very clear in saying that our enrollment numbers are not good. They do not meet my expec...

Student Sues NEIU on ADA Violations, Illegal Search, Racial and Harassment

Student Sues NEIU on ADA Violations, Illegal Search, Racial and Harassment

January 22, 2019

NEIU student alleges employees and campus police officers harassed and discriminated against him based...

Freshman Cohort Program Coming to CCICS This Fall

Freshman Cohort Program Coming to CCICS This Fall

January 22, 2019

College can be intimidating; almost every student experiences some level of anxiety during their first s...

NEIU Police Blotter: Dec. 17 to Jan. 14

NEIU Police Blotter: Dec. 17 to Jan. 14

January 22, 2019

Jan. 14 – 5555 N. Bernard: NEIU police officers responded to a “disabled vehicle” in the middle of the...

NEIU’s Grant from Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women

NEIU’s Grant from Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women

January 22, 2019

Last Oct., NEIU was awarded a $300,000 grant lasting three years to “help with proactive prevention and e...

CCICS campus embraces culture, community and family

CCICS campus embraces culture, community and family

January 22, 2019

NEIU has roots on the Southside of Chicago. In the heart of Bronzeville on 700 E. Oakwood Blvd. lies th...

One CCICS Student’s Experience

One CCICS Student’s Experience

January 22, 2019

I was starting a serious journey in my life; yet, it didn't feel like it. During high school, I was l...

Multi-Level Marketing Company Targets Students

Multi-Level Marketing Company Targets Students

January 22, 2019

In recent weeks across campus, Vector Marketing (VM) job flyers have been pinned in several NEIU loc...

President Gloria J. Gibson addresses decline in enrollment

President Gloria J. Gibson addresses decline in enrollment

December 2, 2018

There were about 8,103 students  enrolled for the fall of 2018 and NEIU is concerned about rates droppi...

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