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Reading by Danish Author Dorthe Nors

The MFA in Creative Writing Program, Oyez Review, and the Department of Humanities are hosting a reading by Dorthe Nors on Wednesday, May 1 at 7 p.m. at the Chicago Campus, 425 S. Wabash Ave., Gage Gallery. Nors is the author of Mirror, Shoulder, Signal, a novel, and the collection Karate Chop, among others. Her…

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Free Late Night Breakfast (04/30/19)

All students are welcome to attend the FREE Late Night Breakfast. The event will take place in the WABASH Dining Center (2nd Floor) at 7:30pm-9:30pm. Raffle prize will be available! Contact: csi@roosevelt.edu

Roosevelt Lectures in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics, Economics and Actuarial Science is hosting the Roosevelt Lectures in Mathematics on Friday, May 3 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chicago Campus, Wabash Building, room 1015. Prof. Calixto P. Calderón from the University of Illinois-Chicago will discuss “Fourier Series and Fourier Coefficients” from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m….

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Sustainability Studies Student Symposium

Celebrate the work of our Sustainability Studies students at the student symposium on Wednesday, May 1 from 2-5 p.m. at the Chicago Campus, Wabash Building, room 1214. Hear from student teams as they describe their work on campus sustainability projects on bottled water, food waste reduction, rooftop gardening, residence hall recycling and solar energy production….

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Roosevelt University Then and Now

After the Board of Directors at Chicago’s YMCA College asked their president, Edward J. Sparling, to submit demographics of the student population, Sparling resigned. Several days later, so did over 60 faculty members. Sparling believed that the data collected would be used to impose quotas for students based on gender, race and religion- limiting the…

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Save The Date: Free Late Night Finals Breakfast

Save the Date: Free Late Night Finals Breakfast – April 30th, 7:30pm-9:30pm. All students are invited! Contact: csi@roosevelt.edu

Nancy Michaels: Restorative Justice

Tuesday, April 16, 3:30, WB 609 RU Criminal Justice Society and Psi Chi are presenting Nancy Michaels, Restorative Justice Community Court Coordinator Contact: dlasakova@mail.roosevelt.edu

Take a Sip! Student Survey on Bottled Water Usage

It’s Earth Month here @RooseveltU, and students from the Water Team in The Sustainable University SUST 250 course this spring 2019 semester — James Polinksi, Brianna Baker, Karen Arreola, and Jessica Silva — are measuring knowledge of and attitudes about water/water bottle usage among Roosevelt students. Data collected through this survey will inform the 250…

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Book Drive for Chicago Books to Women in Prison

The students from the College of Arts and Sciences Student Advisory Council (CASSAC) are holding a book drive for Chicago Books to Women in Prison. Paperback books of any genre are welcome. This is a good time to do some spring cleaning of your bookshelves to support a good cause and to support our students’…

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CASSAC Karaoke Night

CASSAC Karaoke Night will be on April 16th from 5pm – 7pm in WB 317. Sing your heart out, or relax and enjoy the show. Food will be provided! Contact: cassac@roosevelt.edu

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