Malcolm X College

A woman yells at Mayor Emanuel Monday during a public forum on the city budget. (CBS)

Emanuel Gets Earful At Budget Forum

Some yelled, while some read from their smart phones. One odd man out even thanked the mayor.


Cadavers stored in cardboard boxes found in a closet at Malcolm X College. (Credit: Dennis Stefanowicz)

Unidentified Cadavers Found At Malcolm X College Buried ‘With Dignity’

A lawsuit filed in April revealed that unidentified “decomposing” human corpses were stored at several City Colleges of Chicago campuses.


Cadavers stored in cardboard boxes found in a closet at Malcolm X College. (Credit: Dennis Stefanowicz)

Attorney: Malcolm X Health Sciences Dean Fired For Blowing Whistle Improperly Stored Cadavers

“It was a very macabre discovery,” said Dennis Stefanowicz, the attorney for Dr. Micah Young, who was fired as dean of Malcolm X College health sciences in February.


Marisa Eve Girawong (Credit: Madison Mountaineering)

Doctor Who Trained In Chicago Among Nepal Earthquake Victims

A doctor and former Malcolm X College student was among a group of climbers killed on Mt. Everest when a massive earthquake in Nepal triggered an avalanche on Saturday.


City Colleges of Chicago's new Malcom X campus and School of Health Sciences will open in 2016. / photo from City Colleges of Chicago.

City Colleges Breaks Ground On New Health Sciences Campus

City Colleges of Chicago broke ground Wednesday on a new $251 million campus for Malcolm X College, which also serve as a hub for the system’s healthcare programs.


Malcolm X College (Credit: CBS)

Construction Of New Malcolm X Campus To Boost Local Jobs

The Emanuel Administration says the $251-million-dollar plan for a new Malcolm X College campus on the West Side will boast an African-African architect and local hiring, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.


Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein and billionaire investor Warren Buffett attend the graduation ceremony for Goldman Sachs' "10,000 Small Businesses" program at Malcolm X College in Chicago on June 12, 2012. (Credit: CBS)

Buffett, Goldman Boss Tout Small Business Program At Malcolm X College

You might think people who own thriving businesses know a thing or two about reading a balance sheet or creating jobs, but a program at one of the City Colleges of Chicago shows us you’re never too experienced to learn how to make even more money.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

Malcolm X College (Credit: CBS)

ChiArts High School To Take Over Old Malcolm X College Building

Two schools in Chicago will have new homes, thanks to a $251 million renovation and a little shuffling.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2012

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Emanuel: New Building, Mission Coming For Malcolm X College

The City College system’s Malcolm X College is getting a whole new mission, as well as a new building.

WBBM Newsradio–02/21/2012

Malcolm X College (Credit: CBS)

City Colleges To Add Specialized Classes In High Demand Industries

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is preparing to launch a major new initiative at the city’s community colleges, focusing on providing jobs for graduates by working with employers to create curriculum that should help produce the kind of workers the city’s businesses need.

CBS 2–12/12/2011

Optometrist Louise Scaflani gives a free eye exam Friday. (CBS)

Temporary Clinic Offers Health Care To The Needy

A three-day clinic at Malcolm X College is drawing hundreds of people who would normally go without healthcare. It runs through Sunday.


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Techs Needed For Eyeglass Clinic This Weekend

A volunteer medical group has the equipment to make eyeglasses, but needs technicians for its care-for-all clinic underway now at Malcolm X College.

WBBM Newsradio–08/19/2011

College Students (Credit: CBS 2)

Teachers Question Spending At City Colleges

Teachers at the City Colleges of Chicago were expressing concerns about the leadership of top administrators. Many teachers said they have no confidence in the chancellor’s office, citing millions of dollars in questionable spending.

CBS 2–03/23/2011