East-West University Attends American Urban Campus Meeting of Chancellors and Presidents of 21 Chicago’s Top Colleges and Universities

East-West University is a member of the America’s Urban Campus (AUC) which is a consortium of 21 of Chicago’s universities and colleges, formally established in January, 2016 by agreement of the institutions’ leadership. AUC’s mission is to enhance the image of Chicago as a global destination for higher education and to improve the lives of […]


HIV Awareness Presentation

  East-West University students got a visit from Chicago House’s Health Outreach Prevention And Education (H.O.P.E). H.O.P.E is a Chicago House provided evidence-based, sex-positive, community- and client-centered  prevention. H.O.P.E provides testing, linkage-to-care, and PrEP awareness & navigation services.  Presenters Julian Alvarado and Pamela Tassin spoke of the services meant to encourage practices to reduce HIV […]


East-West University 3 rd Annual Student Leadership Dinner

The 3 rd Annual Student Leadership Dinner was held at the Hilton Chicago on Thursday, November 16, 2017. Ms. Andrea Zopp, CEO of World Business Chicago was the Keynote Speaker. Mr. John Wells, General Manager of the Hilton Chicago was given the Chancellor’s award for his distinguished career at the Hilton Chicago and for his […]

Gala Dinner Table

13th Annual Scholarship Dinner

13th Annual Scholarship Dinner By Omero Siller   On May 12, 2017 the 13th Annual Scholarship dinner was at the Renaissance Blackstone Hotel located at 636 S. Michigan Ave. The Renaissance is a beautiful place with historic meaning. Al Capone used to conduct meetings in the ballroom where we had our dinner. This event was […]


Ethics of Artificial Intelligence

Ethics of Artificial Intelligence By: Eva Guadarrama On May 17th, East-West university held an interesting discussion about the ethics of AI (artificial intelligence). The forum was hosted by the Artificial Intelligence class (taught by Dr. Julie Zhang) and Ethics and Society class (taught by Dr. Maria Polski). Students from different majors came, and asked several […]

Gala Dinner Table

13th Annual Scholarship Dinner

Ms. Iram Shah Ms. Iram Shah is a global corporate executive with a career across multiple industries and countries. Currently, she is Senior Vice President at Schneider Electric, a global leader in energy management and automation. Ms. Shah’s successful corporate career of more than two decades spans over five Fortune 500 companies in five countries […]