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Rising Culinary Star

Rising Culinary Star

Radhika Desai changed careers and hasn’t looked back. After earning a B.S. in Natural Resource Management at The Ohio State University and then working as a Park Ranger in Death Valley, Radhika studied at The Cooking and Hospitality Institute of Chicago. During her...
A Cardinal Journalist

A Cardinal Journalist

  The accomplishments of journalist Peter Bhatia are nothing short of astonishing. Seven Pulitzer Prizes have been awarded to newspapers he has helped lead, including one in 2007. Bhatia is the executive editor of The Oregonian, based in Portland, Oregon. The...
The Working Improvisor

The Working Improvisor

If you’ve seen the current batch of national Sonic commercials (all of which involve two characters in the front seat of a car, sitting at a drive-thru), then you may have noticed the young desi woman who stars in three of them. That’s Chicago actress, improvisor, and...
The Working Improvisor

The Working Improvisor

If you’ve seen the current batch of national Sonic commercials (all of which involve two characters in the front seat of a car, sitting at a drive-thru), then you may have noticed the young desi woman who stars in three of them. That’s Chicago actress, improvisor, and...
Mission: Fair Trade

Mission: Fair Trade

  In 2006, Benita Singh was named one ofNewsweek magazine’s “15 People Who Make America Great.” Singh is an advocate for social entrepreneurship, socially responsible business, and fair trade. She graduated from Yale University in 2004 with degrees in...
This Just In

This Just In

Forty-two-year-old Ravi Baichwal co-anchors the ABC7 weekend evening news in Chicago, the third-largest market in the United States. ABC7 News has been the ratings leader among Chicago newscasts since 1986. Baichwal was born and raised in Toronto. He studied at the...