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Student wins top social justice award for community activism in Northwest suburbs

There are times in life when becoming involved and making change for the greater good become imperative.

That moment came for 32-year-old Roosevelt University student Jessica “Jessy” Santini on March 6, 2015 when Santini’s younger brother, Mikey Santini, who was also a Roosevelt student, died of a heroin overdose at age 26.

“I knew I had to try to help people understand what’s involved with addiction,” said Santini, who is the 2017 winner of ...

3/28/2017

The proliferation of charter schools, particularly in areas of declining enrollment and in proximity to schools that have closed, is adding financial stress to Chicago’s financially strapped public school system, a new report co-authored by a Roosevelt University professor shows.

3/24/2017

When Roosevelt University voice professor Mark Crayton takes the stage for the annual VIVID showcase at 7:30 p.m. March 30 at the Auditorium Theatre, he will be singing his internationally known signature solo one last time for his late father.

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