The Independent

The Independent

Board of Trustees Overview

Sarahy Lopez, News Editor

September 26, 2017

Filed under News

The financial situation at NEIU was relieved during the month of July when a state budget was finally passed. For two years, NEIU had no budget and struggled to keep afloat, implementing furlough days and laying off employees. During the Board of Trustees meeting on Sept. 14, members analyzed the budget that the school recei...

Welcome to the neighborhood

Robin Bridges, Editor in Chief

August 23, 2016

Filed under Arts & Life

The opening of the Nest will bring a group of students who permanently reside in the neighborhood. There are also students who spend many, many hours on campus writing papers, reading books and being generally studious. To these students, I welcome you to the neighborhood. There are times in all of our days on campus where Caf...

NEST Student Housing Ahead of Schedule

NEST Student Housing Ahead of Schedule

March 15, 2016

NEIU’s first student residence hall, the Nest, which is planned to open in August 2016, is ahead of...