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After a 25-year fight, South Side residents can look forward to the opening of a new level-one trauma center on the University of Chicago's Hyde Park medical campus. activists fought long and hard to get a replacement after the old Michael Reese ...

Last year, the city experienced its bloodiest year in decades. But others continue to record higher homicide rates.
University of Chicago researchers have no clear answers on the causes after collecting a year's worth of data on shootings in Chicago.
The Illinois Tech Men's Track and Field team opened the 2017 indoor season at the University of Chicago's Phoenix Invite on January 14.
Monday night, Carol Marin sat down with Lori Lightfoot, president of the Chicago police Board and a member of the mayor's police Accountability Task Force; Craig Futterman, a University of Chicago law professor and founder of the civil rights and ...

Robert Gomer, a chemical physicist, taught at the University of Chicago for nearly 50 years while studying the behavior of atoms and molecules on the surfaces of metals.
The Illinois Tech women's Track and Field team competed at the University of Chicago's Phoenix Invite on January 14.
The research by Christopher S. Rozek, a postdoctoral scholar at the University of Chicago, and colleagues at Northwestern University, the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the University of Virginia provides new insights as policymakers in the United ...
Chicago -- A new study by the University of Chicago's crime Lab released Tuesday gets into the who, what, where and how of Chicago's 764 in 2016.
President-elect Trump has been accused of sexual assault more times than he's mentioned the issue on the campaign trail. How will his administration affect how the University approaches Title IX policies?
Here's a shocker: Eighty-four percent of those surveyed at the University of Chicago say Donald Trump is ill-equipped to be president.
University of Chicago, Northwestern University and Elmhurst College also have Muslim faith advisers or similar positions. Muslim enrollment.
Dr. Selwyn Rogers Jr., a trauma surgeon who wants to help tackle the gun violence epidemic in Chicago, has been tapped to lead University of Chicago Medicine's new adult trauma center. Rogers, 50, began his new role Jan. 5. He's hustling to recruit a ...
Research that was published in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) by University of Chicago physicians recently found that when patients in a hospital unit suffered from major setbacks, other patients in the same unit were at risk ...
Dr. Selwyn Rogers has been hired as the first head of the University of Chicago Medicine's new trauma center,

Sixteen faculty members of the University of Chicago received named professorships or were named distinguished service professors Jan. 9, among them Raghuram Rajan of the Booth school of Business who recently quit as the Governor of the Reserve ...
"The bulk of the gift is earmarked toward creating scholarships for African American students at the University of Chicago, that they have paid internships in endowment offices throughout the United States," Rogers, a university trustee, told me last week.
Early last month, the University of Chicago announced a new initiative which aims to bolster campus entrepreneurship by funding university-affiliated startups.
Near the Obamas' red brick Georgian, not far from the University of Chicago, some wondered gloomily whether his legacy might now be erased by his successor, Donald J. Trump, who received just 12 percent of the vote in Chicago and only single-digit ...
The University of Chicago found a familiar buyer for more of its real estate assets. Pioneer Acquisitions bought a 12-building portfolio from U of C for $54.9M.
January 10, 2017 (San Diego) - Judge Richard Posner is one of the great legal minds of our age, on par with such generation-defining judges as Oliver Wendell Holmes, Learned Hand, and Henry Friendly.
When applying for the University of Chicago's New Venture Challenge, Steve Kaplan warns hopeful entrepreneurs not to pretend their numbers are conservative.
Contemporary art curator Alison Gass has been appointed director of the University of Chicago's Smart Museum of Art. Starting May 1, she will take on the responsibilities of spearheading collaborations with students and faculty, and overseeing the ...
Chicago, Il - University of Chicago Head Softball Coach Ruth Kmak announced in December that Alyssa Davis has been hired as a full-time assistant coach on the Maroon softball staff.
The University of Chicago's admissions office is offering a reward to its student tour guides who can dispel the notion among prospective students and their ...
Little Company of Mary hospital and health care Centers in Evergreen Park is actively exploring strategic partnerships with other health systems, a hospital ...
HYDE PARK - "Hillbilly Elegy" author J.D. Vance will visit the University of Chicago on Wednesday. Vance's book about his personal experience growing up in Appalachia and the culture that he sees holding the region back has caused fierce debate among ...
In Chicago, Donald Trump's incoming press secretary drew protests Wednesday over his appearance at a panel discussion on the University of Chicago campus. Sean Spicer was preparing to join former Obama adviser David Axelrod in a conversation at the ...
The study by researchers including Joel E. Cohen, a visiting scholar at the University of Chicago, finds the increase in tornado outbreaks does not appear to be the result of a warming climate as earlier models suggested.
Ann Harvilla, AB'79, dean of students for the full-time MBA program in the University of Chicago Booth school of Business, has attended the lunch for years.
University of Chicago's total return investment pool returned a net -1.9% for the fiscal year ended June 30, below its benchmark return of -1.1%, said an announcement on the university's website.
A pair of University of Chicago students were called into the dean of students' office last week after one of them reacted to a planned campus talk this week by incoming presidential press secretary Sean Spicer by writing on facebook post that he was ...
New research by cosmologists at the University of Chicago and Wayne State University confirms the accuracy of Type Ia supernovae in measuring the pace at which the universe expands.
In order to combat the violence, Chicago police said they plan on creating district-based intelligence centers staffed by district intelligence officers and crime analysts from the University of Chicago Crime Lab. police are also investing in the ...
Huston Smith in New York in 2005, after the publication of his book "The Soul of Christianity: Restoring the Great Tradition." Credit Tina Feinberg/Associated ...
... is similar to increases in other major cities nationwide including San Diego, Boston, San Antonio, San Jose, Austin, Memphis and Indianapolis, the department said, citing reports from the Brennan Center for Justice and the University of Chicago ...
A draft report released Thursday from the University of Chicago crime Lab could find no single reason for the meteoric increase in the city's homicides and shootings.
An Indian visitor uses virtual reality devices at the Bengaluru ITE Biz information technology Expo in Bangalore on Nov. 28, 2016.
After a month of struggling on her own, Veronica Portillo Heap went to her academic adviser at the University of Chicago in May 2014 and told her that she had been sexually assaulted on a date.
HYDE PARK - CIA Director John Brennan will visit the University of Chicago shortly before leaving office. The visit by Brennan, who has twice canceled appearances at the school, is scheduled for 5:15 p.m.
(Left to right) State Rep. Barbara Flynn Curie (D-25), University of Chicago executive vice president for medical affairs Dr.
A study published by the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago (EPIC) this month found that, on average, the benefits experienced by communities from hydraulic fracturing outweigh the costs.
The Centre, based at Harris Public Policy in the United States and the University of Chicago Trust in India, builds on a solid foundation of development-focused research and implementation efforts to deliver training and case studies directed at ...
The invitation of Sean Spicer, Donald Trump's pick for White House Press Secretary, to the University of Chicago's Institute of politics (IOP) is not sitting well with some folks.
New Delhi [India], Dec 23 (ANI): The University of Chicago (UChicago), led by the Harris school of Public Policy and its Tata Center for Development, today sealed a historic Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Telecom Sector Skill Council of ...
Through a collaboration with Studer Community Institute, The University of Chicago's Thirty Million Words research team will implement a year-long program at Sacred Heart hospital, Baptist Hospital and West Florida Hospital.
"The University of Chicago has a deep commitment to diversity and equality of opportunity," said Meredith Daw, executive director of Career Advancement.
pharmaceutical giant AbbVie and University of Chicago have picked their initial set of projects to research cancer, a deadly disease given a renewed focus under the Obama administration.





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