Chicago State University: Professor Christine Houston’s Excellence in Playwriting

Chicago State University: Professor Christine Houston’s Excellence in Playwriting

Professor Christine Houston is a celebrated and award-winning playwriter who is also a committed and highly respected educator at Chicago State University.  Home to many minorities in the Windy City, this college currently has a 75 percent African-American student population. Although it is not a “historically black college or university,” much of the student body […]

Christine Houston: Living Legend and Celebrated Educator [Video]

Christine Houston: Living Legend and Celebrated Educator [Video]

Christine Houston is widely considered a living legend. She used her life growing up on the South Side of Chicago as content for a hit show which solidified her place in television history. In honor of Black History Month, NBC 5 News shared Houston’s influence in Hollywood as a testament to the transformative power of education […]