Category: Max Grinnell

Blackhawks and Bruins more brothers than rivals

June 13th, 2013 in 2013, Chicago Tribune, Max Grinnell, Metropolitan College, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Max Grinnell, Metropolitan College

The Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins are both Original Six old-school NHL teams. Both have rabid fans from blue-collar backgrounds who have endured frustrating eras with their respective franchise owners…

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“I’m not feeling a real friction. There’s an interesting historical relationship between the two places, and there’s a lot of connective tissue between the two today too.”

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Revenge of the (urban) nerds

June 4th, 2012 in 2012, Max Grinnell, Metropolitan College, Newsmakers 0 comments

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Max Grinnell, Metropolitan College

When we think of people who shape cities, we often talk of politicians and financiers. But thinking—the work of scholars—can have an outsized impact on the places in which we live…

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