GoFundMe is Chicago teacher’s go-to when classroom needs supplies

Classroom of students

By Angel Idowu With limited funding, classrooms at some charter schools like Gary Comer College Prep are unable to provide students with basic supplies. Frustrated,¬†English teacher Brittany Maddox decided to create a GoFundMe page, where she raised $500 to supply her middle-school class with needed books. “For me, teaching is about helping students realize their […]

Job outlook at a 10-year high for college seniors

By Grace Austin A stronger economy means a better job outlook for graduating college seniors and grad students in Chicago, experts say. According to a 2017 CareerBuilder survey, employers hiring recent college graduates this year say those with business, engineering, and computer and information sciences degrees are seeing the highest demand.