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Construction: A 16-story office building is going up in Harper Court, developers announced last week. The University of Chicago is expected to occupy 50,000 ...

Photo by U of C Medicine A rendering of expanded facilities at University of Chicago Medicine. Selwyn Rogers Jr., 51, began his role as director of the new University of Chicago Medicine adult trauma center in January. A trauma surgeon and health ...
University of Chicago Medicine and insurer UnitedHealthcare have reached a contract agreement that will keep the academic medical system and its doctors in the insurer's network.
A new group at the University of Chicago is demanding reparations, pressing the school to pay its historical debt for the enslavement of Black people.
HYDE PARK, IL - student library employees at the University of Chicago voted to unionize last week, taking a step toward becoming the first nationally recognized student union at a private university.

Thanks to years of painstaking work by University of Chicago researcher Zeray Alemseged, scientists know more about the origins of the human spine.
The University of Chicago is moving forward with plans to revitalize Washington Park with a new group of arts buildings. U of C, along with noted artist Theaster Gates, will begin construction of a black-box theater this summer, DNAInfo reports.
The University of Chicago will renovate the interior of the shuttered, 125-year-old Chicago Transit Authority Green Line stationhouse in Washington Park as part of an ongoing effort to establish a major arts and culture corridor, called the Arts Block ...
A team of Astronomers at the University of Chicago and Grinnell College seeks to change the way scientists approach the search for Earth-like planets orbiting stars other than the sun.
Research conducted over more than a decade indicates that loneliness increases self-centeredness and, to a lesser extent, self-centeredness also increases loneliness.
"Until then, the University of Chicago must begin all of its conversations with the knowledge that it is party to a horrific crime that can never be fully rectified.
student workers at the University of Chicago's library have voted to unionize, according to The Chicago Tribune. The Student Library Employee Union will have roughly 200 members and is to be affiliated with a local Teamsters branch.
Mitchell hospital, part of the University of Chicago Medical Medical Center in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood, is seen in 2016.
The University of Chicago held the inaugural Class Day on Friday, celebrating the past four years for College graduates with an eye clearly on the future.

University of Chicago student library employees have voted to unionize, joining an increasing number of groups at private universities with union representation.
Chicago -- Chicago police are looking for whoever shot and killed a former college football player, just one block from the University of Chicago. 23 year-old Xavier Joy was shot in a parking lot at 62nd and Ingleside in the Woodlawn neighborhood on ...
I was 16 when I first laid eyes on the University of Chicago. Hours later, my essay on why I wanted to attend wrote itself.
... a few years after the University of Michigan's business school received $100 million from alumnus Stephen M. Ross in 2004 and subsequently renamed itself the Ross School of Business, and the year before the University of Chicago received $300 ...
Working with the Center for Municipal finance at the University of Chicago's Harris school of Public Policy, the Tribune examined appeals on more than 2.7 million residential parcels and found that, in every year from 2009 to 2015, the industry's ...
A Niles North student was named among the latest winners of college-sponsored National Merit Scholarships Wednesday. By Jonah Meadows (Patch Staff) - June 8, 2017 1:49 pm ET.
HYDE PARK - Avoid the Midway Plaisance on Saturday as streets around Hyde Park are closed for convocation at the University of Chicago. Roads will be closed and parking restricted around campus starting on Friday and ramping up on Saturday as the ...
The University of Chicago emergency department is slated to open Jan. 8. Trauma services, which start May 1, will include care for patients with life-threatening injuries from car accidents, burns, serious falls and gunshot wounds.
The university broke ground for the project in September 2016. The hospital hasn't offered adult trauma care in more than 25 years.
In a speech he gave at the University of Chicago two years ago, Comey recalled playing basketball in the Ogden Park Basketball League in the Englewood neighborhood.
Prof. Jared Diamond delivers the inaugural lecture for the Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge, held April 20 at Kent Hall.
Charles Abelmann, an educator who has led highly regarded independent and public schools and worked on international education at the World Bank, has been appointed director of the University of Chicago Laboratory schools. Since 2010, Abelmann has ...
The prizes were established in 1991 in honor of Booth, the George M. Pullman Professor of Language & literature and the College.
In many ways, Agnes Callard, AB'97, never really stopped being a student at the University of Chicago. "I haven't had to find my way in the world in the sense that college ends and something different starts," she said.
An alliance of student groups at the University of Chicago has demanded that the institution provide a racially segregated orientation program this fall "specifically for incoming students of color" - a request under review by campus officials.
Chicago (WLS) --. A spacecraft launched next year will get closer to the sun than any other man made object in history and this mission has a connection to the University of Chicago. The spacecraft will be named the Parker solar Probe in honor of ...
Nearly two years into his time at the University of Oregon, President Michael Schill soon will be reviewed by the university's governing board.
veteran police Chief Kenton W. Rainey has been named the new chief of police for the University of Chicago Police Department, effective July 1. As chief, Rainey will oversee the approximately 100 members of the full-service, professionally accredited ...
NASA's Parker solar Probe honors University of Chicago physicist Prof. Eugene Parker for his solar wind discovery.
Janet and Craig Duchossois and their family foundation gave $100 million to create the Duchossois Family Institute at the University of Chicago Medicine, the university said in a news release. The center will focus on immune system and genetics ...
NASA has named the first mission to fly a spacecraft directly into the sun's atmosphere in honor of Prof. Eugene Parker, a pioneering physicist at the University of Chicago. The Parker solar Probe will launch next summer on a mission to fly within 4 ...
The University of Chicago Medicine (UCM) received a $100 million donation from a Chicago-area family devoted to science. The gift will be used to establish the Duchossois Family Institute and marks the fourth time that the University of Chicago has ...
Sexual assault is not unusual in Chicago's violent neighborhoods, but the deadly streets make it difficult to fully recover.
Documenta 14 has announced University of Chicago faculty and alumni are among the over 160 international artists showcasing work at the 163-day exhibition of contemporary art that takes place every five years in Kassel, Germany, and for the first time ...
University of Chicago yearlong survey tracks spread of microbes in new U of C hospital.
University of Chicago President Robert Zimmer agreed to stay in the post until at least 2022. His tenure would rival Robert Maynard Hutchins' 22 years at the helm of the Hyde Park institution.
The Logan Center was conceived more than 15 years ago to answer a challenge: What can be done for the arts at the University of Chicago? A report compiled in 2001 by then-provost Geoffrey Stone with input from faculty, staff, and architects yielded two ...
A student group at the University of Chicago calling themselves, UChicago United, released a list of 50 demands that must be met by the university.
I am pleased to announce that at the May 25 meeting of the University of Chicago Board of Trustees Robert J. Zimmer agreed to continue serving as President of the University of Chicago through at least 2022. The Board firmly believes that continuity of ...
The University of Chicago will present honorary degrees to three distinguished scholars during Convocation on June 10. The honorary degree recipients are Robert MacPherson, the Herman Weyl Professor of mathematics at the Institute For Advanced Study; ...
A study at University of Chicago's hospital mapped the history of bacteria, viruses and fungi to understand how diseases spread among patients.
The Chicago Tribune reports that the gift is the largest single gift ever to the University of Chicago Medicine. The project will be called The Duchossois Family Institute: Harnessing the Microbiome and Immunity for human health.
The University of Chicago is the latest university to be sued for allegedly breaching its fiduciary duties by charging participants excessive fees and investing ...


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