Immigration Nation

At the fourth American Dream Conference, community leaders tackled questions about immigration, citizenship and American identity.

Get Together and Make Something Happen

The American Dream Conference prepared students to get involved in the community — and perhaps one day run for office.

A Framework for Change

From the West Side to the Southeast Side, winners of a Roosevelt social justice award are fighting for a more equitable Chicago.

Detained

In a new exhibition, Chicago College of Performing Arts students give voice to the accounts of detained immigrants.

Introducing Rich Regan and Season Preview

An introduction to Rich Regan, Auditorium Theatre CEO, and a preview of the theatre’s special 130th anniversary events.

College of Education: Shelly Davis-Jones

College of Education: Shelly Davis-Jones

In Illinois, women make up 78% of the state’s public school educators but only 28% of its superintendents. Dr. Shelly Davis-Jones, Roosevelt alumna and superintendent of Dolton School District 149, is determined to change that.

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College of Pharmacy: Andre Mashayekhi

College of Pharmacy: Andre Mashayekhi

During a hooding ceremony in Schaumburg, Andre Mashayekhi told fellow pharmacy graduates the inspiring story of his father, who fled the Iranian Revolution for America in 1975 and graduated with a Roosevelt accounting degree in 1978.

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Hearts to Art

Hearts to Art

Through the exploration of dance, theatre and music, Hearts to Art provides young people with a space to communicate, collaborate, grow and connect with others who have had similar life experiences.

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