Report says nearly half of single mothers in college are black
Jennifer Lewis said she could have graduated two years ago from Malcolm X College in Chicago but took time off after having her son.
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Tue Apr 15, 2014
Violin-piano duo closes community concert season
As it closes its 83rd season with a performance Tuesday night by a violin-and-piano duo, the Topeka Community Concert Association will begin selling subscriptions to season No.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
My FOX Chicago
CTU praises Ald. Fioretti`s commuter tax proposal
An alderman, who first told FOX 32 News about his city income tax proposal two weeks ago, offered new details Monday and won praise from the Chicago Teachers Union.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
West Dundee native leads dorm with goal of inclusion
Thirty-eight students live on the 22nd floor of Roosevelt University 's residence hall, and Brandon Rohlwing doesn't know, or care, how many of those students are male or how many are female.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
FDA approves heroin overdose antidote
The Food and Drug Administration has approved an easy-to-use device that delivers a life-saving antidote for suspected heroin overdoses.
Auditorium Theatre Adds to Grupo Corpo, 'Made in Chicago'...
As the National Historic Landmark Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University, led by Executive Director Brett Batterson, celebrates its milestone 125th Anniversary, more exciting announcements are made for the 2014 - 15 Season beginning September 2014.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Move To Decriminalize Pot Possession Advances In Springfield
Advocacy groups urged state lawmakers to finally pass a bill that would decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana in Illinois.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Cello a la Russe
This season's final Friends of Vienna concert on Sunday, April 6 at 3:30pm in the Unity Church , features the welcome return of Natasha Farny, Fredonia School of Music professor of cello, and the series debut of her accompanist, Chicago-based Roosevelt University professor of piano Kuan-Hao Huang, in a recital featuring masterworks from the Russian ... (more)
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Schaid next director of Safe Passage
DeKALB – Mary Ellen Schaid has been named executive director of Safe Passage, DeKalb County's domestic violence and sexual assault prevention agency.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Steep Theatre Welcomes Nick Horst to Ensemble
Steep Theatre Company has announced that actor and long-time collaborator Nick Horst has joined their ensemble.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Roosevelt University Installs Multimedia Exhibit Honoring Real Estate Pioneer
"Lifescape: A Video Portrait of Marshall Bennett," a multimedia installation honoring one of Chicago's real-estate pioneers, will open to the public Friday at Roosevelt University's Heller College of Business and Marshall Bennett Institute of Real Estate.
Mon Mar 24, 2014
Joffrey Ballet to Present ROMEO & JULIET, 4/30-5/11
The Joffrey Ballet's 2013-14 "Masters of Dance" season comes to a close this spring with the U.S. Premiere of Krzysztof Pastor's Romeo & Juliet .
The Joffrey Ballet Presents ROMEO & JULIET, 4/30-5/11
Pastor, Director of the Polish National Ballet and Resident Choreographer of the Dutch National Ballet, originally created this new version of Romeo & Juliet in 2008 for the Scottish Ballet.