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I am a journalism student at Columbia College Chicago. I am an Italian reporter living in the United States, where I immigrated almost two years ago.
Chicago’s Ukrainian Community is Uneasy

Chicago’s Ukrainian Community is Uneasy

“When I die, bury me—in my beloved Ukraine,” wrote the Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko in 1845. Although the days of freedom from Russia had yet to come, the writer from the village of Morintsy was already addressing the importance of a united country. The path toward unification started in 1994 with the Budapest Memorandum. The […]

Harper Court in Hyde Park

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Harper Court in Hyde Park

Phase I of the Harper Court development is complete, but not everyone in Hyde Park like it. “I think they didn’t succeed,” said longtime resident Patricia West as her sister Gwen West nodded her head in agreement. The first phase of the $130-million-plus project included new commercial space for restaurants and retailers, including LA Fitness, an […]

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