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CICS Students Advocate for Funding Equity

In an effort to draw attention to the current funding crisis in Illinois, hundreds of CICS students, staff, and supporters gathered downtown for a rally at the Thompson Center.

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Scholars Complete 2016 Accenture Mentoring Program

On Friday, May 6th, CICS Northtown and CICS Longwood scholars attended their last Accenture mentoring event for the year! This year marked the first male cohort of students participating in the mentoring program designed to give scholars professional connections with Accenture employees as the scholars move into college and careers.

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Advocacy in Action

As a crucial step to continue their community connections, CICS schools have been interacting with local legislators in a number of ways!

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