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By: 
Kori Bowns
Date: 
Monday, January 26th, 2015

For over a decade, Illinois Tech Robotics has been supporting the endeavors of youth Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) education through many partnerships with FIRST Robotics. FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) . On January 3, 2015, ITR’s students returned to campus early to put on the Chicagoland FIRST Robotics Competition kickoff event.

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Sunday, February 22nd, 2015
The Chicago Auto Show should consider changing their name to Chicago awesome show. Okay, maybe that was a bit too much, but it does express how much I enjoyed this year’s auto show. Being that it was my first, and I had nothing to really compare it to, I can only write based on my experience at the show. The Chicago Auto show has been around since 1901 and boasts the title of biggest auto show in North America. The day was a bit rough starting off—considering the cold—but as soon as we got there things were turning around, or so we thought.
By: 
Reno Waswil
Date: 
Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

Art and journalism have complemented each other as long as they both have lived: logos and pathos both being desirable qualities for a compelling experience. Having had the opportunity, as a member of IIT’s Ethics Bowl to attend the Association for Practical and Professional Ethics’ (APPE) annual conference in Orange County California and, listening to many seminars, discussing the ethics of journalism and its thorny thorniness, that fact only became more apparent.

By: 
Shreya Jha
Date: 
Sunday, February 22nd, 2015
In response to the previous TechNews article on the recent changes in the Humanities department, TechNews engaged in a conversation with the Dean of the Department of Humanities, Dean Himes.

Christine Himes is the former Director of the Center for Policy Research at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs, serves on the Board of Scientific Counselors for the National Center for Health Statistics, and is a Fellow of the Gerontological Society of America.

By: 
Billy Bafia
Date: 
Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

We honor President John Anderson in this month’s Hawk Pride spotlight.  Among his numerous responsibilities as President of Illinois Tech, Dr. Anderson has contributed a large portion of his spare time to cheering on Scarlet Hawk athletes at various sporting events both locally at the university and at National Championship events.  Joining the university on August 1, 2007, he came to us from Case