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Monthly Archives: May 2019

Latinos and Mental Health

Latinos and Mental Health

By: Ashmar Mandou Latinos are no different when it comes to commonness of mental health conditions when compared to the rest of their peers. However, your concerns or experiences and… Read more »

State Introduces Getting to Zero Illinois HIV Plan

State Introduces Getting to Zero Illinois HIV Plan

Governor JB Pritzker, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH), and the AIDS Foundation of Chicago (AFC) introduced the Getting to… Read more »

Esperanza Health Centers, Mujeres Latinas en Acción Announce Opening of State-of-the-Art Health Center in Brighton Park

Esperanza Health Centers, Mujeres Latinas en Acción Announce Opening of State-of-the-Art Health Center in Brighton Park

For residents living in the Brighton Park neighborhood of Chicago’s Southwest Side, this month’s opening of a long-anticipated health center on the corner of 47th St. and California Ave. represents… Read more »

Why You Love Coffee and Beer

Why You Love Coffee and Beer

Why do you swig bitter, dark roast coffee or hoppy beer while your coworker guzzles sweet cola? Scientist Marilyn Cornelis searched for variations in our taste genes that could explain… Read more »

Advocate Health Care Brings New Lactation Pod to Wrigley Field

Advocate Health Care Brings New Lactation Pod to Wrigley Field

Just in time for Mother’s Day, Chicago Cubs fans now have the option to use a new lactation pod at Wrigley Field. The suite gives moms a private space to… Read more »

Triton College to Host Free ‘Deployment to Employment’ Events for Chicagoland Vets

Triton College to Host Free ‘Deployment to Employment’ Events for Chicagoland Vets

A pair of upcoming free events at Triton College will help veterans and military personnel transition into civilian life and equip them with skills that will help them enter and… Read more »

State Board of Education Invites Students to Apply for Student Advisory Council

State Board of Education Invites Students to Apply for Student Advisory Council

The Illinois State Board of Education (ISBE) invites Illinois public high school students who will be in grades 10, 11, and 12 in the 2019-20 school year to apply to… Read more »

Chicago Public Library Launches New Community Cinema Program

Chicago Public Library Launches New Community Cinema Program

Chicago Public Library launched a new citywide program titled Community Cinema. There are 50 library branches participating in this yearlong pilot. This was made possible through the Chicago Public Foundation… Read more »

Urban School Food Alliance Celebrates Fifth Annual ‘Fresh Attitude Week’

Urban School Food Alliance Celebrates Fifth Annual ‘Fresh Attitude Week’

Urban School Food Alliance (the Alliance), a coalition of the largest school districts in the United States celebrated Fresh Attitude Week last week. In collaboration with the French Department of… Read more »

CPS High School Students Tour Stickney Water Reclamation Plant as STEM Initiative

CPS High School Students Tour Stickney Water Reclamation Plant as STEM Initiative

On Friday, May 3, CPS students participating in the competitive Paschen Engineering Scholars Program from George Westinghouse College Prep (GWCP) participated in an educational tour of the Stickney Water Reclamation… Read more »