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Jenine Wehbeh, Rafael Castaneda and Gianna Chacon received the Matthew Freeman Social Justice awards from Roosevelt’s Mansfield Institute for Social Justice and Transformation.
Roosevelt student Curtis Strong will achieve a milestone that he promised his parents and grandparents long ago – a college diploma that he will be handed on the Auditorium Theatre stage while immediate and extended family look on.
Murder was the case for six students enrolled in a “special topics” course I taught at Roosevelt University last spring. The task: to humanize “murder,” to report and to tell those stories in a compelling way as written narrative and also using multimedia. The agenda: to hone their journalistic skills and to engage in a transformative learning experience.