The First Amendment is arguably the most important freedom for United States citizens. Few countries grant this right to citizens, but the First Amendment is so much more than free speech. Smart, fair, independent journalism is essential for a democracy to function well. Journalism is that part of communication that keeps society informed of the […]
On Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, I attended the Chicagoland Manufacturing Renaissance Council Ministers for Manufacturing Information Breakfast held at Historic Quinn Chapel AME Church. The purpose of the meeting was to provide interested community stakeholders an overview of the Chicagoland manufacturing industry and its potential for transforming communities. The Manufacturing Renaissance (M/R) was presented as […]
The News School Graduates Certified and Credentialed Cub Reporters Thru the City of Chicago One Summer Jobs!
I’m Just Saying In my 30 plus years of working with City, State and Community Based Organizations as a workforce development specialist, I have rarely come across a summer youth program that has achieved the outcomes of the collaboration between Phalanx Family Services and Saint Agatha’s News School. The 2017 Summer Youth Program began the […]