When the pandemic began, the Chicago-based organization Little Brothers Friends of The Elderly’s goal was to combat the issue of loneliness in the elderly community,..
Two weeks ago, DePaul University announced that it would be requiring students to be vaccinated before returning to campus for the 2021-2022 school year. In..
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5 Takeaways from Our Public Newsroom on COVID-19 in Chicago
Missed the public newsroom? Watch the recording here on 14 East’s YouTube. On Tuesday, 14 East was joined by Martha Bayne and Charmaine Runes of..
What to do, where to go and what you need to know 14 East is a group of community members — students, journalists, Chicagoans, Midwesterners,..
Vaccine Phase 1C “Projected” to Include Most, But Not All, University Employees
Two months into distribution, the City of Chicago’s COVID-19 vaccine rollout plan could expand to include employees in higher education in phase 1c – estimated..
Governor Pritzker Talks Vaccine Rollout, Equity with DePaul Journalists
On Thursday, Illinois Governor J.B Pritzker held a private press conference with students in DePaul’s Advanced Reporting class where he talked about vaccine rollout and..
Flu Shots Could Prevent Healthcare System Overflow This Winter
Influenza season is just about to begin, and with the COVID-19 pandemic among us, getting a flu shot could alleviate the stress put on our..
In 2009 Kevin Itima was lying in his bed, unable to move. Everything hurt, even opening his eyelids caused him great pain. For ten days..