Posts tagged social issues
Local Activists Push Bloomington Council for Sanctuary City Status

Supporters of a welcoming city ordinance again called on Bloomington leaders Monday, using one of their signature lines: “Do the right thing--Pass the ordinance.”Members of the Keep Families Together coalition staged a 24-hour fast in front of City Hall on Sunday Night and a walkout during Monday night’s City Council meeting.

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Vidette Editor Ema Sasic Talks Success and Gender in Journalism

Illinois State University’s longtime newspaper The Vidette had a historic year, bringing home a record 29 Illinois College Press Association (ICPA) awards at the organization’s annual conference in Chicago last month.The Vidette also took first place in General Excellence among daily collegiate papers, a first in the paper’s history.

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