The Columbia Chronicle

Hull House closes, legacy continues

By Kaley Fowler

January 30, 2012

Since 1962, the Jane Addams Hull House Association, 1030 W. Van Buren St., has served Chicago as a major social service provider, carrying on the legacy of Jane Addams, an early pioneer of social work. However, because of the city’s economic struggles, one of its most influential landmarks has come to an end.The organization served approximately 60,000 Chicagoans annually through more than 50 social service programs. On...

Student ready to fight fires

By Samuel Charles

November 29, 2010

The wildfires that spread throughout southern California last summer destroyed much of the area’s natural landscape, and now college students nationwide including one Columbia student, will help with the rebuilding and reconstruction effort.Glenn Madigan, sophomore art and design major, will participate in the Liberty Mutual Responsible Community Scholars Project, an initiative aimed at helping to replenish the Angeles National Forest after wildfires burnt 120 acr...

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