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Emanuel, CPS CEO Byrd-Bennett Announce CPS Students Reach Record High Graduation Rate

Emanuel, CPS CEO Byrd-Bennett Announce CPS Students Reach Record High Graduation Rate

Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Public Schools CEO Barbara Bryd-Bennett announced that CPS students in School Year 2013-2014 (SY 13-14) set a record graduation rate of 69.4 percent. The graduation… Read more »

Bright Future Chicago Campaign Launches with Call for Universal Child Care and Early Education

Bright Future Chicago Campaign Launches with Call for Universal Child Care and Early Education

On Wednesday, August 27, a coalition of community groups and parents launched a new campaign calling for a meaningful public investment in a universal system of child care and early… Read more »

Meet the President…

Meet the President…

Dr. Sylvia M. Jenkins has served since July 2012 as president of Moraine Valley Community College, where she has worked for 27 years in variety of positions—from librarian and department… Read more »

Texting and Driving

Texting and Driving

Texting and driving is a dangerous temptation for teenagers, particularly Latino teens. In fact, Latinos lead in smartphone use in the U.S. compared to other groups according to new data… Read more »

Loretto Hospital’s Hosts its 4th Annual Back-to-School Fitness Fun Fest

Loretto Hospital’s Hosts its 4th Annual Back-to-School Fitness Fun Fest

Loretto Hospital’s Annual Back-to-School Fitness Fun Fest is returning for its fourth consecutive year on August 30th. The back-to-school fitness fun fest is an effort by Loretto Hospital and its… Read more »

“Road-trippers” Re-Shaping Education

“Road-trippers” Re-Shaping Education

By: Ashmar Mandou A group of “road-trippers” traveled across the Nation as part of Roadtrip Nation, an organization designed to help young people build fulfilling lives and careers around their… Read more »

Conozca al Presidente…

Conozca al Presidente…

La Dra. Sylvia M. Jenkis ha fungido como presidente de Moraine Valley Community College desde Julio del 2012, donde trabajó por 27 años en diferentes posiciones – desde bibliotecaria y… Read more »

4º Festival de Acondicionamiento Físico de Regreso a la Escuela del Hospital Loretto

4º Festival de Acondicionamiento Físico de Regreso a la Escuela del Hospital Loretto

El Festival de Acondicionamiento Físico de Regreso a la Escuela del Hospital Loretto regresa por cuarto año consecutivo, el 30 de agosto. El festival es un esfuerzo del Hospital Loretto… Read more »

Textear y Conducir

Textear y Conducir

Textear y conducir es una tentación peligrosa para los adolescentes, particularmente los latinos. De hecho, los latinos encabezan el uso del smartphone en E.U., comparado con otros grupos, de acuerdo… Read more »

El Alcalde Emanuel y la CEO de CPS Byrd-Bennet Anuncian que los Estudiantes de CPS Alcanzan Alto Indice de Graduación

El Alcalde Emanuel y la CEO de CPS Byrd-Bennet Anuncian que los Estudiantes de CPS Alcanzan Alto Indice de Graduación

El Alcalde Rahm Emanuel y la CEO de las Escuelas Públicas de Chicago, Barbara Bryd-Bennet, anunciaron que los estudiantes de CPS del Año Escolar 2013-2014 tuvieron un índice récord de… Read more »