Questions About the Chicago Public Schools $20 Million Scandal

  How did it happen? How did Chicago Public Schools let a no-bid $20.5 million contract go to the SUPES Training Program in the first place? What’s not being said here? What was SUPES teaching to the principals, who mostly already have postgraduate degrees? Why aren’t management courses in the graduate educational curriculum in the Read More …

Pitch Perfect 2

Email “Pitch Perfect 2″ to qhendricks@ndigo.com to win advanced screening tickets. Pitch Perfect 2 In Theaters May 15th PG-13 SYNOPSIS: The Barden Bellas enter an international a cappella competition which no American team has ever won. Website: http://www.pitchperfectmovie.com/ #PITCHPERFECT2

N’DIGO GALA 2015: Jazz Enchantment

Seven years after N’DIGO began in 1989, we constantly received calls from graduating high school students seeking financial assistance for their educational pursuits. Before I started N’DIGO, I was a college professor and administrator at the City Colleges of Chicago with responsibilities in recruitment, so the requests nagged at me because I wanted to help, Read More …

Chicago’s August Wilson Celebration

   By David Smallwood In an unprecedented community event ranging    from the Pullman Historic District to Evanston,  more than 20 Chicago theaters, schools and  organizations have combined to present The August Wilson Celebration from March 9 through April 18. This is an extensive exploration of the enduring impact of the work of the Tony Read More …

Goodman Theatre honors August Wilson

“Goodman Theatre honors August Wilson’s legacy with his Tony-nominated masterpiece, praised by Variety as “perfection…[a] work by a writer at the peak of his powers.”   The civil rights movement is sweeping across Pittsburgh’s Hill District in 1969, but the promise of a better tomorrow hasn’t quite reached all of the city’s residents, some of Read More …

TAKE THE N’DIGO SCHOLARSHIP CHALLENGE and do it for the love of any Chicagoland high school senior.

  TAKE THE N’DIGO SCHOLARSHIP CHALLENGE and do it for the love of any Chicagoland high school senior. The N’DIGO Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private charity dedicated to rewarding excellence in education by awarding merit-based college SCHOLARSHIPS to Chicagoland graduating high school seniors. Since 1995, the N’DIGO Foundation began presenting merit-based college scholarships to students Read More …

N’DIGO People Poll

Mayoral Run-Off THE MAYORAL ELECTION IS TUESDAY, APRIL 7, 2015. THIS IS THE PEOPLE’S POLL CONDUCTED WITH SOCIAL MEDIA AND ONLINE PLATFORMS. WE ARE CONDUCTING A POLL ON THE MAYOR’S RACE . HOW WOULD YOU VOTE IF THE ELECTION WERE HELD TOMORROW? Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , the world’s leading questionnaire tool.

“America’s Got Talent” is Looking For You!

NBC’s No. 1 summer reality series “America’s Got Talent” has begun its nationwide search for season-10 acts! The next stop for auditions are Chicago (Jan. 24th & 25th), St Louis (Jan 26th) San Antonio (Jan 29th) Tacoma, WA (Feb 9th) Boise (Feb 10th) Las Vegas (Feb 12th) Los Angeles (Feb 14th & 15th) For updates, Read More …

Young Women’s Leadership Charter School Hosts Open Houses

WHAT: Young Women’s Leadership Charter School, Chicago’s only all-girls public high school located in Bronzeville, will host an Open House on Saturday, December 6 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m for prospective families and students for the 2015-16 school year. We invite families to join us to learn more about the school’s strong college-prep academic Read More …