Northern Star

March gives students a voice

Morgan Fink

March 30, 2017

Coming Out of the Shadows is an annual event on campus put on by DREAM Action NIU that gives undocumented students a voice and offers support.The rally was held Wednesday, March 29 in the MLK Commons, followed by a march that ended at Zulauf Hall.DREAM Action NIU is a student-led organization that aims to...

Not From There: The Undocumented Series, part four

Keith Hernandez

February 27, 2017

DeKALB — Department of Homeland Security memos regarding enhanced enforcement of President Donald Trump’s immigration executive order sparked a call to action by local activists and NIU students the past week.The memos, published Feb. 20, outline a plan to expand immigration enforcement to undocumented immig...

Letter to the Editor: Coming out of the Shadows photo unfair

Adam Lopez

April 15, 2014

It is very irresponsible journalism to use the corporate flag image for the Coming Out of the Shadows event coverage.Of all the photos that could have been used to legitimately represent this event — the student-made banner, the crowd, a speaker — the Star decided to focus on one participant and a...