David Faris

How can we improve society? David Faris, associate professor of political science, believes it starts with instilling Roosevelt's values of social justice in the classroom. Here, we are creating the next generation of socially conscious leaders.

How can we improve society? David Faris, associate professor of political science, believes it starts with instilling Roosevelt's values of social justice in the classroom. Here, we are creating the next generation of socially conscious leaders.

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Alumni and Giving
Faculty and Staff, Alumni

The Office of Alumni Relations is a resource for alumni long after graduation, from career development to events and networking opportunities. Although we each have focused initiatives, we work together to find the best ways to connect, support and serve our alumni throughout their lives.

Roosevelt student Victoria Lopez in front of her research poster
Arts and Sciences, Real World Experience, Current Students

When Victoria Lopez met postdoctoral scholar Chuck Blajszczak through the Roosevelt University Professional Mentoring Program, she was surprised at how much they had in common. Like her, Chuck was the first in his family to attend college in the United States.

Alumna Jenine Wehbeh in a televised Zoom interview with WGN Chicago
Alumni, Education, Social Justice in Action

During a live segment on WGN Chicago, Roosevelt University alum Jenine Wehbeh was surprised with the announcement that she had won the Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Teaching. Wehbeh is one of 10 Illinois teachers in grades 4-8 recognized for outstanding performance in the classroom and school community.