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A Poverty Simulation : Students Experience Poverty


U of I Student Alexis Graham, struggled after not eating for four weeks during the Poverty Simulation

Unfortunately, there are many people in the Champaign Urbana community that are homeless. CU Citizen Access has several articles regarding the poverty rate in the community.

For Assignment 7, I was instructed to produce an audio package. I was really nervous going into this because I could not think of any newsworthy story to cover. I began searching and came across the poverty simulation. The Poverty Simulation occurred at the Business AInstructional Facility Atrium at the University of Illinois.

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