The University of Chicago Magazine
A scholar’s chance observation in an Italian museum helps solve an art history mystery.
As the new executive director of the National Book Foundation, Lisa Lucas, AB’01, wants to get America reading.
A groundbreaking sculpture returns to campus—and sparks a dialogue on public art.
Readers debate dean of students in the College John Ellison’s letter to the Class of 2020; discuss voter education and the merits of capitalism; share memories of historian William H. McNeill, LAB’34, AB’38, AM’39, track coach Ted Haydon, LAB’29, PhB’33, AM’54, and the beloved T-Hut; and more.
Illustrator and adventurer Cyrus LeRoy Baldridge, PhB 1911, found inspiration for his art in his travels.