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DePaul Institute of Housing Studies finds neighborhood rent topping off

DePaul Institute of Housing Studies finds neighborhood rent topping off

Zainab Ikram

November 13, 2017


Filed under News

The Institute of Housing Studies at DePaul University’s report on Cook County’s housing prices found some of the county’s most expensive areas’ housing prices of single-family homes flatten off. This phenomenon is occurring after the prices have been increasing steadily for many years. Read...

Inside-Out Program brings DePaul to Department of Corrections

Inside-Out Program brings DePaul to Department of Corrections

Benjamin Conboy

September 25, 2017


Filed under News

Friday morning classes can sometimes feel like prison – especially when the class is inside of a maximum-security penitentiary. Students who chose to participate in DePaul’s Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program take classes alongside inmates at the Cook County Jail,  the largest jail in the U.S., and the...

Bushra Amiwala gears up, student looks to add politics to her extracurriculars

Bushra Amiwala gears up, student looks to add politics to her extracurriculars

Benjamin Conboy

September 11, 2017


Filed under Metro, News, Politics

As the race for the Cook County’s next 13th District Commissioner heats up, DePaul sophomore Bushra Amiwala has been quietly adding fuel to the fire of her campaign. Read More »...

Meet DePaul’s own Bushra Amiwala, the 19-year-old running for a Cook County board seat

Meet DePaul’s own Bushra Amiwala, the 19-year-old running for a Cook County board seat

Benjamin Conboy

June 14, 2017


Filed under Metro, News, Politics

DePaul student Bushra Amiwala isn’t waiting to graduate college before she forays into political life. At 19, she’s running as a Democrat for a seat on the Cook County Board of Commissioners held by long-time incumbent Larry Suffredin. Amiwala, of Skokie, is running for commissioner in the 13th D...

State Attorney Anita Alvarez visits Palatine Gurudwara, addresses hate crimes against Sikh community

State Attorney Anita Alvarez visits Palatine Gurudwara, addresses hate crimes against Sikh community

Gurnik Singh

April 8, 2015


Filed under Metro, News

Gurudwara Sahib, a Sikh community center in the northwest Chicago suburb of Palatine, was a hustle and bustle with activity March 22 as Cook County State's Attorney Anita Alvarez paid a visit to speak about the rise in hate crimes against the Sikhs. Read More »...

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