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University of Chicago Graduate Student Killed. A Stolen Dream. What's the University Doing? What's Obama doing?
Nov 28, 2007

Today's Chicago SunTimes reports the tragedy of a University of Chicago graduate student from Senegal, Africa, being shot and killed by teens living i...

  

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 Crime Map Themes

Kids Who Were Shot
school map Crime and violence in inner city neighborhoods can be destructive forces in childhood development. Tutoring and mentoring programs offer a wide range of learning and growth activities as alternatives to criminal influences.

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Kids Who Survived
School demographics map Over the past year, a lot has been made in the media of the 36 Chicago Public School (CPS) kids who have lost their lives to street violence. But not a lot of attention has been given to the question of how this violence affects those who survive. So in May, the Chicago Sun-Times decided to take a look at how violence is affecting kids who have to live in these "war zones."

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