Chicago Pride Parade

Some call it Gay Pride Day, others just call it a normal day of being themselves. The Chicago Pride Parade is a day for the LGBTQ community to be celebrated for all of the trials and tribulations they have faced. The community has come very far with getting unsolicited but much needed recognition and validation…

Fast-paced Art: Creative Works at CTA Stations

By Sheryl Carter, Stephanie Rosado and Crystal Villegas Although convenient, public transportation has been known to leave an impression on the rider with its unique odors and challenge to fit in tight spaces. To make time pass quicker, it is no coincidence that commuters rely on their phones, earphones or books to enjoy the ride. But…

FIFA World Cup

  The FIFA World Cup which stands for Federation Internationale de Football Association,  is the biggest, single sporting event in the world, played by men’s soccer teams around the world. The World Cup is played every four years since the first tournament in 1930, except the year of 1942 and 1946 because of WWII.  The…

America’s 10 Cities Dealing with a Drinking Problem

  By Sheryl Carter “Most health care providers don’t talk about alcohol, even when patients drink too much. Alcohol screening and counseling is an effective but underused health service.” -CDC.Gov Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has done a report on 10 cities in America that are dealing with a drinking problem. Mens Health magazine…

Top 10 favorite sushi places in Chicago

Sushi is not tried by most but should be liked by all. People have misjudgments about the Japanese cuisine being raw or fishy but they are wrong if they think that is all sushi is. As one of my favorite foods, I have ventured out to try different types of sushi that would appeal to…

Google Trend Assignment #2

The kardashian/Jenner family never fails to shock the world and make headlines time after time. The youngest of the family, Kylie Jenner is reportedly pregnant! It was trending on twitter Friday, September 22nd that the TV famous star who just turned 20 on August 10th, is four months pregnant. But wait who is the father?…

Google Trends Assignment #1

Donald Trump and his twitter fingers has struck again. On September 23, Donald Trump tweeted at about eight in the morning about Stephen Currys invitation to the White House. In a popular tradition, U.S. presidents invite winning sports teams to come visit in D.C. therefore the Golden State Warriors winning this years 2017 NBA championship,…

Practice Story

  By Bob Smith Gov. Pat Quinn visited DePaul University’s Loop campus on Wednesday to discuss how pension reform is harming the Monetary Award Program (MAP) college scholarships and access to higher education in Illinois. “This is so important to our state, not only in the past, but certainly now and in the future,” Quinn…