Gangs get in the way of a better life in Woodlawn

Check out an excellent new journal entry from ChiKat, our writer in Woodlawn. Chi reports on the progress a high school opened by the University of Chicago is making in Woodlawn. The students are enthusiastic, the university is offering financial assistance, the school day runs from 8:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. — things are looking up, until the local gangs crash the school talent show.

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