The following article was published by Immigration Here and There in April, 2007. Republished on Immigrant Connect Chicago in August 2009.
Published by Medill Reports, July 2007. First Lady Laura Bush spoke at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Wednesday, addressing a topic that she calls essential to American security: the future stability of African nations.
Published in the Northwest Indiana Times, March 2007. NOW HIRING signs might abound this summer, but if you’re a teenager, your chances for landing a job are slim. Child labor laws and competition from older students and other workers may be the reasons.
Published by Medill Reports, March 2007. The future looks rosy for the Eurodollar, and Chicago Mercantile Exchange Holdings Inc. is banking on it. It is expected to be the number one contract on the merged exchange.
Published by Medill Reports, March 2007. After World War II a young man from Mississippi packed his suitcase dreaming of a better life in the North. He moved to Gary hoping to land a job in a steel mill. Instead he founded a multi-million dollar business.
Published in the Northwest Indiana Times, Feb. 2007. Did Cupid’s arrow shoot past you on Valentine’s Day? Don’t drown your sorrow in chocolates just yet; love may be waiting in a cubicle near you.
Published by Medill Reports, Feb. 2007. IntercontinentalExchange Inc., the electronic trading market that bought the New York Board of Trade last year, reversed last year’s loss after posting strong fourth quarter results.
Published by Medill Reports, Jan. 2007. CBOT Holdings, Inc., the world’s second largest derivatives exchange, beat analysts’ expectations, reporting Wednesday that 2006 fourth-quarter profit more than doubled due to growth in trading volume and higher average rates per contract.