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SPEED Dine and Dialogue: Sustainability and Social Justice

Join the SPEED Programming this week for their Dine and Dialogue: Sustainability and Social Justice. Special Guest: Professor Mike Bryson.  March 20 (Wed), 12:30pm-1:30pm in WB 317. Free food for all student attendees. Contact: SPEED@roosevelt.edu

Telling Social Justice Stories in a Post-digital Age with the Rev. Father Michael Pfleger

Roosevet’s Journalism Program and the Gage Gallery are hosting a conversation with Father Michael Pfleger on social justice and the need of those within social justice movements – from anti-violence to anti-poverty – to help shape, write and promote their own narratives. Join us for this conversation, moderated by journalist and Roosevelt journalism alumnus Josh…

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Mansfield Social Justice Summer Scholarship – Apply by April 15

All Roosevelt students are eligible to apply by April 15 for Mansfield Social Justice Summer Scholarship. The scholarship will cover tuition for a three-credit hour social justice-related course in any discipline. Open to undergraduate and graduate students. The Anne and Albert Mansfield Social Justice Summer Scholarship was established in 1999 by a generous gift from…

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Jobs for English Majors Panel!

Even if you are not an English major, you will learn a lot from the Jobs for English Majors Panel, starring illustrious alumni from a wide array of career fields on Tuesday, March 19 from 5-6 p.m. in AUD 244. Arrive starting at 4:30 p.m. to enjoy snacks, and the induction ceremony for the newest…

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2019 Health Fairs Next Week!! Meet Vendors and Enter to Win Prizes!

Roosevelt Community! Join us on Tuesday, March 19th (AUD) or Thursday, March 21st (SCH) for Roosevelt’s 2019 Health Fair. Meet partners in our community and enter the “Passport to Good Health” raffle for a chance to win prizes. Vendors include: Guardian Dental Aflac Japanese Cultural Center And more… Please click on the link for more information: http://rooseveltu.touchpointsonline.com/2019-health-fair.aspx Contact:…

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Garfield Park Conservatory Outing! (RUGreen)

Come join RUGreen in a trash pick up and a trip to the Garfield Park Conservatory at 5pm this Wednesday! Dress according to the weather, for we will be spending some time outside. Meet us in AUD526 and we’ll walk to the Green line. BRING YOUR U-PASS!! We look forward to seeing you guys there…

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Roosevelt University Exclusive Discounts with the Chicago Bulls!

Enjoy a legendary outing at a Chicago Bulls game with Roosevelt University students, faculty, family and friends. Share the excitement of Bulls basketball and the NBA’s leading entertainment experience as the team takes on the 76ers, Pistons, and Jazz.  Chicago Bulls vs. Philadelphia 76ers (United Airlines Neck Pillow) United Center, Wed., Mar. 6 at 7:00 p.m. Chicago Bulls vs. Detroit…

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“Spotlight” Film Screening and Discussion on March 5

The Honors Program invites all students to a screening of the award-winning feature film “Spotlight” on Tuesday, March 5, 5-8pm, in WB 1400. The film tells the story of the Boston Globe‘s investigation into widespread sexual abuse in the Catholic church. Discussion following the film will be moderated by Professor Regina Buccola, Professor of English…

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How to Land an Internship

Want an internship but don’t know where to start? Join us for this informational workshop all about internships. We will cover: •Benefits of an internship •Types of internships available •Tips on how to find and when to apply for internships Register ASAP to reserve your spot today! https://schinternshipworkshop2019.eventbrite.com When: Thursday, March 7th from 4pm until…

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FOIA How-to: Obtaining information from Government Agencies

Workshop: Using the Freedom of Information Act– Obtaining information from Government Agencies February 18, 2019. 11:00 am. AUD 314 Professor Cusac, an investigative journalist and author of Cruel and Unusual: The Culture of Punishment in America (Yale University Press), will offer a workshop to students interested in learning how to obtain information from federal, state and local…

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