NCLR Features Oprima-1 in New Case Study

September 11, 20140 Comments

Oprima-1 was profiled in a new case study published and released at their 2014 National Conference in Los Angeles. During a workshop featuring Oprima-1’s President and CEO Daniel Loftus, NCLR also screened the promotional video that now appears on the Oprima-1 homepage.

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Oprima-1 in the Member Spotlight of SEA

February 6, 20140 Comments

Member Spotlight: OPRIMA-1 Posted in Member Stories Imagine yourself as Alfa Barrientos, a young female Mexican immigrant who arrived in Chicago, Illinois with two small children in tow in 2011.  Unable to speak English, how would you communicate? Where would you live? Where would your children attend school? And how would you learn English while still providing […]

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Connect Chicago Features PODER & Oprima-1

February 6, 20140 Comments

PODER Connects Work and Learning in Pilsen Posted by Laura McElroy & filed under Featured Locations, News & Events. PODER, located in Pilsen, is an English learning center currently serving almost 150 students. The center opened in 1997 to meet the needs of Chicago’s growing adult immigrant population, providing first language adult basic education as well as ESL blended with computer training. […]

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ICMI Publishes Loftus’ Blog

February 4, 20140 Comments

icmi.com Daniel Loftus reveals the top 3 reasons every contact center should attend Contact Center Expo and Conference. http://www.icmi.com/Resources/Learning-and-Development/2014/02/Top-3-Reasons-Every-Contact-Center-Should-Attend-Contact-Center-Conference-and-Expo Top 3 Reasons Every Contact Center Should Attend Contact Center Expo and Conference We have all read about the virtues of attending at least a couple of professional conferences and seminars annually.  The rationale generally includes […]

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Job Creation Holds the Key to Making Our Communities Safe

June 21, 20130 Comments

Crain’s Chicago Business recently published a Letter to the Editor written by our very own President and CEO, Daniel Loftus. The Crain’s op-ed (“Anti-violence initiative has funds; now, let’s create jobs”) suggested that the “Get In Chicago” anti-violence organization formed by Mayor Emanuel and CEOs from Allstate Corp. and Loop Capital Markets LLC should infuse their newly raised […]

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Oprima-1 en “Es el Momento” de Univisión Chicago

May 6, 20130 Comments

Oprima-1 en el segmento “Es el Momento” del noticiero de Univisión Chicago.

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Oprima-1 en el Noticiero de Univision Chicago

May 1, 20130 Comments

Paula Gomez de Univision entrevista a Daniel Loftus y a Griselda Piedra, quienes hablan sobre los beneficios del programa.

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Oprima-1 en Telemundo Chicago

April 30, 20130 Comments

Daniel Loftus , director del programa Oprima 1 es entrevistado en “Buscando Trabajo” de Telemundo Chicago para explicar como este programa puede ayudar a quien busca encontrar empleo y aprender inglés.

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