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ABC7 Chicago profiles Assistant Provost Israel Vargas (BGS, ’08; MA, ‘08)

Posted: 07/12/2014

Posted to ABC7Chicago.com:

This edition of THE Ñ BEAT profiles Israel Vargas, the Assistant Provost for college access and targeted recruitment programs at Roosevelt University. This South Side native, who served twelve years in prison, knows the importance of mentors for young people. The program takes a look inside the world of Israel Vargas to see how he is trying to empower the next generation of Hispanic youth in Chicago. (segment starts at 3:17)