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Roosevelt University Hosts Third Annual American Dream Reconsidered Conference, Sept. 10–14, 2018

Roosevelt University will host the 3rd annual American Dream Reconsidered Conference on September 10-14, 2018 at the University’s Loop campus in Chicago, IL. Tickets are free for Roosevelt University faculty, staff and students.

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Daron Hagen and crew practicing for Orson Rehearse
9/14/2018

Inspiration can be found in all places, and for CCPA faculty member and internationally-recognized composer, director and essayist Daron Hagen, it was discovered for his newest work in legendary filmmaker, actor, activist and visual artist Orson Welles. Hagen’s Orson Rehearsed, which will premiere at Chicago’s Studebaker Theatre, is described as a “70-minute multimedia Joycean stream of consciousness dreamscape.” It is a work that focuses on the last hour of Welles’s life, implementing an enormous variety of multimedia components and improvisational elements.

Roosevelt University McNair Scholars
8/23/2018

Roosevelt University is relentless in its pursuit of truly inclusive and diverse education, and 2018 has been a milestone year in the evolution and solidification of this goal. The Department of Education-funded McNair Scholars Program made its inaugural cohort debut at Roosevelt in January 2018. Along with other federally funded TRIO programs, the McNair Scholars Program focuses on providing students from disadvantaged backgrounds the ability to transition into further higher educational pursuits. These students include first-generation, disabled and minority individuals from diverse backgrounds, and include a variety of areas of study, from education to psychology.

2018 Roosevelt Faculty Award recipients
8/23/2018

Roosevelt University is brimming with talented and passionate faculty members who work hard to provide their students with quality educational experiences. Premiering during the 2017–18 academic year, the Roosevelt University Teaching Awards sought to honor deserving faculty members in three different categories: Innovative Course Design, Research, and Service. According to the official description of the award, "The Roosevelt University Teaching Award honors a faculty member(s) who demonstrates teaching excellence in course innovation in any course mode (face-to-face, online and/or hybrid)."

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PR professionals at the University handle all media inquiries, including requests for interviews, speaking engagements and subject matter experts.

Nicole Barron
VP of Marketing and Communications
nbarron03@roosevelt.edu
Phone: (312) 341-2114

Roosevelt University Policy Regarding Media Inquiries

All calls and inquiries from the media should be directed to Nicole Barron at (312) 341-2114nbarron03@roosevelt.edu or to the University’s Office of Marketing and Public Relations at 312-341-2343.

Also contact the Office of Marketing and Public Relations at 312-341-3511 or 312-341-2343 in the event of filming or a request to do filming on campus, as prior approval is needed.