ASB Chicago 2012 Introduction:
While in Chicago:
Howard University students in Chicago over spring break are advocating against gun violence, the leading cause of death among the city’s adolescents. During the week-long stay in Chicago students will be participating ...more
In the News

HU Students Forgo Spring Break to Better Lives in Chicago

WASHINGTON – Howard University students are once again returning to Chicago for Alternative Spring Break to take on the issues of gun violence and HIV/AIDS awareness. The Chicago group will work on education, advocacy and creative expression.

One group of students will be working at Perspectives High School of Technology and TEAM Englewood Academy High School. In a series of seminars, workshops, group discussions and mentoring sessions, they will hammer home the message of how to resolve conflicts without the use of violence.   The city’s public schools have been plagued by student violence...more

ASB 2012 Coordinators
Name: Greta Foster
Classification: Junior
Hometown: Waco, TX
Major: Political Science Major, Afro-American Studies Minor
Chicago Facts

Chicago serves as the largest city in the state of Illinois with nearly 2.7 million residents; it is the most populous city in the Midwestern United States. Chicago retains its ...more

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