Roosevelt University was one of the first fully integrated colleges in the United States, one of the first with an integrated faculty and Board of Trustees, and one of the first to promote social justice and human rights as core missions.
Meet five alumni who have dedicated their careers — in the classroom, on the basketball court, and at the concert hall — to serving others.
Innovation is a term as overused as multitasking or empowerment. Yet at its basic form, it means taking an idea and translating it into a form that creates value.
Only months before the Nazi invasion, John Kafka escaped from France and arrived in Chicago. The YMCA College alum remembers his time as a student in a “strange world.”
It is easy to imagine that the inclusivity and diversity embraced by Roosevelt University at its founding are now the ethical norm throughout the land. Sadly, that is not the case.
News and highlights from Roosevelt’s six colleges.
The Auditorium Theatre is celebrating 130 years! Learn more exciting online events with Auditorium singers, dancers and performers.
A look back at the first decade of Roosevelt’s return to intercollegiate athletic competition.
The point at which her late mother’s illness, a random encounter with a Streetwise vendor and her Roosevelt education met is where Carolyn Jones (BSBA ’00, MBA ’02) found her calling.
Professor Rifat Gorener reflects on the first-generation and international students who call our community home.
Roosevelt alumni make their mark, in the city of Chicago and around the world.
Roosevelt University extends its deepest sympathy to the loved ones of recently deceased alumni and friends.