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Castle Chicago, The Next Big Thing!

After six months of renovations and reinventions, Castle, Chicago’s newest multi-venue nightclub will host it’s grand opening weekend March 1 and 2, 2013.  Castle is located at 632 North Dearborn, the site where two of Chicago’s most popular and iconic nightlife venues, Excalibur and Vision, stood for almost two and a half decades. The new... Read more »

Like his policies, Obama's timing was bad

I know this blog is supposed to about college and other topics related to higher education. The main reason people attend college is to improve their chances of obtaining a good job. Therefore, I felt that in this instance, writing about a political speech which would affect the job prospects of so many people, would... Read more »

Most Chicago universities get an "F" in graduation rates

Despite being home to some of the world’s best academic institutions, 75% of Chicago area four year, Bachelor degree granting institutions have overall graduation rates of less than 50%. According to data obtained from the US Department of Education’s National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES), of the 32 colleges and universities that offered four year,... Read more »

C.I.A. Scholarship info

I worked in the military intelligence field for well over a decade so I know that whomever is awarded the following scholarship will have a thrilling experience. This one is highly competitive so apply sooner rather than later. Good luck. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Undergraduate Scholarship Program If you are a high school senior planning to... Read more »