Former Chicago State Professor Carmita Coleman Accused Of Embezzling $650,000 From Student GroupA former Chicago State University professor is now facing federal fraud charges for allegedly embezzling more than $650,000 from a national student organization committed to improving minority representation in the pharmacy industry.
Players, Advocates Protest Over Elimination Of Chicago State University Baseball ProgramA budget cut last week left the baseball program at Chicago State University permanently on the bench. However, the players aren’t going quietly.
RISE Academy Program Offers Free First Year Of College At Chicago State UniversityIf you’re a parent or a recent high school graduate, these two words are sure to get your attention – free college.
Coronavirus Fears Sideline CSU Basketball Team For Home And Away GamesNot all CSU games are cancelled. In fact, the men's baseball team is traveling to Atlanta. A school spokesperson said the risk there is not as high.
Chicago State University Basketball Teams Announce Travel Restrictions As Precaution Against CoronavirusChicago State University announced travel restrictions, as a precaution against coronavirus.
Chicago State Races For A National Championship Title"We're not intimidated by any program out there. We believe that if we run the right race, do the best we can, we're capable of doing anything."
Oldest Black Sorority Gives Chicago State University $100KChicago State University has received $100,000 from Alpha Kappa Alpha, the nation's oldest black sorority.
Chicago State Agrees To Pay $650K To Settle Blog LawsuitThe university faced many financial problems in recent years, with officials declaring a financial emergency in 2016. The university has paid multiple settlements to employees who filed whistleblower lawsuits, including $4.3 million to a school official who was fired after accusing the school's former president of misconduct.
New Colleges Added To Chicago STAR Scholarship ProgramSince the program launched in 2015, more than 6,000 students have been named STAR Scholars.
National Science Foundation Awards Chicago State University $1.3M For STEM StudiesThis funding will allow researchers to obtain significant new knowledge on factors that sustain institutional collaborations that advance underrepresented minority student achievement in STEM majors at LSAMP campuses.
Chicago State Professor: Roseanne Barr's Tweet Is 'Disheartening'“Racists have called African Americans apes,” Ellis points out, “when the first slaves arrived on these shores more than 400 years ago and through and beyond Barack Obama’s presidency. He and the former first lady were depicted in cartoons as monkeys.”
Chicago State University Hires New LeadershipChicago State University is bringing in new leadership, including a former federal prosecutor as the university's president and a former Chicago Bears defensive lineman as athletic director.
Graduation Time Is A Family AffairA grandmother and her granddaughter celebrate graduation day by getting their degrees at the same time.
Burst Pipe Leaves Chicago State Residence Hall Without Heat, Hot WaterA pipe burst Friday afternoon at the Chicago State University Student Union Building and Residence Hall, forcing the university to close the buildings and provide student housing at hotels.
Vigil Held For Murdered Chicago State University Student26-year-old Simone McKay was found shot to death on the front porch of her Rosemoor home over the weekend.