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Letter to the Editor: Stop claiming Mayor Emanuel’s CPS plan is ‘elitist’

April 17, 2017

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

Over the past weeks, a great deal of controversy has erupted surrounding Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s proposed “Learn. Plan. Succeed.” initiative to increase high school graduation requirements for Chicago Public Schools students....

Northwestern announces partnership with Chicago Public Schools to create new development academy

Joseph Diebold, Campus Editor

December 3, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus

Northwestern announced this morning a new partnership with the city of Chicago to create an academy that will provide additional educational resources for low-income Chicago Public Schools students. Fifty ninth-graders each...

Northwestern trustee, wife fund scholarship for Chicago Public Schools students

Jeanne Kuang, Assistant Summer Editor

August 22, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, On Campus, The Summer Northwestern 2013

A Northwestern trustee and his wife have donated $3.6 million to fund scholarships for high-achieving, low-income Chicago Public Schools students to attend NU, the University announced Tuesday. The endowment is part of a $5...

Nunez: In wake of strike, taking stock of CPS

Julianna Nunez, Columnist

September 30, 2012

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Over the summer, Chicago Public Schools became a battleground for opposing ideals regarding the welfare of students and teachers. The tension was mostly between Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Chicago Teachers Union president Karen...