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McCormick Foundation Grants Reinforce Importance Of News Literacy And Journalism Education

The Robert R. McCormick Foundation announced more than $5.8 million in grants to support journalism, veterans, civics and early care and education. The foundation awarded DePaul University’s Irwin W. Steans Center ($245,000) for two years to increase capacity of Chicago's faith based community to serve veterans and their families. Continue...

Univision Chicago and DePaul University receive grant from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation to jointly establish a digital journalism fellowship

Univision Chicago and DePaul University have received a grant from the Robert R. McCormick Foundation to jointly establish a digital journalism fellowship for high school and college students. Five teams of bilingual high school and DePaul University journalism students were selected to participate. The Robert R. McCormick Foundation is committed to fostering communities of educated, informed and engaged citizens. Continue...

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