Academic relations and development
Building for the Future: The University of Chicago Office of Gift Planning:
- Small town, big impact -- After his brain-tumor diagnosis, Chicago Booth employee Brian Thomas set up a scholarship fund for UChicago undergrads.
- Rare finds: Neil Harris and Teri Edelstein plan to share their passion for rare illustrated books with future generations.
Chicago Booth Magazine:
- At Home, Abroad: A lifetime of wanderlust inspires Kendra Mirasol to support cultural exchange
- Soar Winner Founded by Louise Shimmel, '77, the Cascades Raptor Center rescues more than 300 sick or injured birds of prey each year.
The Core (University of Chicago):
- Big Shoes to Phil: Much like an actual phoenix, the origins of Phil the Phoenix, the University's mascot, are shrouded in legend.
- A Race in the Sun
- Top Nine Food Truck Items
- What's On Your Plate?
- Big Dog on Campus: Meet Yoder, the Presidential Dog.
- Fundamentals Questions
- Teacher of Teachers: Quantrell Award winners talk about what they've learned in the classroom.
- The Romance Laureate of Pittsburgh: Just don't call Gwyn Cready's books "bodice rippers."
Dialogo (University of Chicago):
- In the city, in the field: In Chicago's schools and neighborhoods, social scientists continue to use the city as their lab--and their work--to improve lives
- Photo bombs: Exploring the serious questions of humor in photography.
- Start her up: A journey from international relations to the shared economy
- Doing something without doing everything: Lars Peter Hansen shapes the legacy of Chicago economics.
- Spotlight: Graduate student Samuel Perry blends spirituality and sociology
- Human (and non-human) rights: Comparative human development's new chair sees the field expanding in new directions.
- International enterprise: UChicago honors its Latin American research roots.
- Go out there and meet people: How the Chicago school of sociology changed the field.
- The state as history and theory: Elisabeth Clemens aims to bring together history, political science, and sociology in one of the Neubauer Collegium's inaugural projects.
- The language of sound: Samantha Fan explores different perspectives through language and music.
Inquiry/Chemists Club (University of Chicago Physical Sciences):
- Polymath - From mathematics to literature to psychology to math again, Danny Calegari has found his calling.
- Team work - Alumna Nancy Ford brings UChicago's interdisciplinary spirit to her molecular research.
Kellogg School of Management:
- Kellogg announces 2017 Social Impact Awards winners: Two Kellogg social entrepreneurs receive a total of $140,000 to launch and develop their startups after graduation.
- Announcing the first winner of the Rockefeller Foundation & Kellogg School of Management Sustainable Investing Fellowship: CampoColombia, a Sustainable Investing Challenge finalist, will receive a year's worth of intensive support
- Northwestern debuts new online leadership series
- Creating Win-Win Scenarios for Companies and Investors: Divya Narendra '12 Looks to Turn Sumzero Into the Wikipedia of Investment Ideas
- Start Me Up: Emile Cambry Jr. '08.
Lablife (University of Chicago):
- Sacred Space: A background in critical thinking helped establish Lab alumni as religious leaders
- Comic timing: W. Kamau Bell prepares for his next upswing in the roller coaster business of comedy
- Clustered Learning: A hands-on Summer Link experience inspires students to try grid computing at Lab
- Teacher travelers: The ideals of John Dewey reach around the world
Northwestern University Annual Report: Northwestern Experts Go Global to Engage Big Questions
- Q & A with Professor Ellen Wartella
- Class of 2011 Alumni Spotlight series
- A Purple Pair: Phil '87, '92 MBA and Anita Lane '87, '94 GME
- Staying Purple in Los Angeles: Kelly Schumann Styne '84, '20 P
- Member Profile: Alex Idichandy '90
- Member Profile: Linnea Perelli-Minetti '09
- Wilcat of the Week: Paula Bernhard '13
Medicine on the Midway (University of Chicago Hospital): Two disciplines: one goal: Retired after a successful career in pharma, Elliott Sigal wants to help researchers take cancer immunotherapy 'to the next level.'
The Record (University of Chicago Law School): Good and Upsetting? Free Speech at the Law School
Social Change/Adler University:
- On the front lines - Adler community is addressing overdose epidemic head-on
- Changing of the Guard: Introducing the first Vancouver-based chair of Adler University' Board of Trustees
Tableau (University of Chicago):
- The Social Scientists of Music
- Ancient Books & Modern Technolog: Alumni work in the stacks and beyond
The Trust Project at Northwestern University: An Inside Perspective on Building Brand Trust at Cadillac
The University of Chicago Magazine:
- Scope of inquiry
- Rolling the dice: Chicago Booth clinical professor of entrepreneurship Waverly Deutsch brings theatrical and gaming influences to her teaching.
The University of Chicago Magazine Blog:
- Genius at work: MacArthur Fellow Tara Zahra discusses her latest project.
- Twitterocracy: Cathy Cohen examines the ever-shifting political landscape.
- What's in store: Bob Mariano discusses what it's like to be a supermarket CEO
- Snow more
- A food truck first-timer
- "A Stitchy Situation
- "All the President's Dog"
- "Neighborhood Music"
- "A Team Effort"
- The dark art of poetry
- From public radio to politics
- Eight minutes and a mic
- Commentariat Culture
- Super Bowl Shuffle: UChicago assistant football coach Craig Knoche stops by I-House to teach residents about American football.
- Acts of union: Romance novelist Gwyn Cready, AB'83, MBA'86, reveals her inspirations.
- TV Guide: Television critic Margaret Lyons, AB'04, discusses how her time at the Maroonderailed her plans to attend divinity school.
- Higher Ground: Abbie Reese, MFA'13, talks about her time in the cloister.
- Upvoted: Suzanne Xie, AB'06, steals the show at a tech talk.
- Retrofitted: Kimberly Williams, MBA'92, isn't just the COO: she's also a client.
- Neighborhood music: Ethnomusicology graduate students discover community involvement comes with the concentration
- A musician's music: USO concertmaster Samantha Fan, AM'12, shares what she listens to when she's off the job.
- Face-off: Looking good? Nicholas Epley's study suggests you look again.
The University of Chicago Urban Research Review:
- Bridging Education Research, Practice and Policy: Sara Ray Stoelinga Reflects on the Urban Education Institute
- A War On Inequality, With Education As The Weapon: Stephen Raudenbush is quantifying schools in order to improve them.
- Gaming Gateway: Patrick Jagoda Discovers how Transmedia Storytelling Can Empower Adolescents
- Managing Work and Family: Julia Henly Studies How Precarious Working Conditions Negatively Impact Low-Income Chicago Families
- Moneymovers: A Sociologist's Urban Research Focus Shifts from the Sex Trade to the Global Economy (Kimberly Kay Hoang)
- Form Follows Function: Finding the Role of Race in Architecture and Literature (Adrienne Brown)
- The Urban Village - Continuing the Chicago Tradition of Urban Sociology (Forrest Stuart)
- The Science of Learning: Chicago Families Provide Insight into How Children's Minds Work (Susan Levine)
- The Long View: Understanding Children's Development in Context. Micere Keels)
- End Transmission: A UChicago Doctor's Simple, But Monumental Goal (John Schneider)
Weinberg Magazine (Northwestern University): Global Bloom: A gift of unprecedented generosity from alumna Roberta Buffett Elliott '54 is expanding the College's global view in new and creative ways.