Spring/Summer 2011

An alumna keeps Benjamin Franklin's legacy alive in 21st-century London.

Fall 2011/Winter 2012

Sociologist Kristen Schilt explores gender differences that shape academic career decisions.

Spring/Summer 2012

For over three decades, Tinker professors have created connections with Chicago.

Fall 2013/Winter 2014

Department chairs Cathy Cohen and Amanda Woodward discuss how the division is trying to “think differently” about gender and diversity.

Spring 2014

Health care expert Ken Kaufman, EX’69, MBA’76, helps to keep the College vital.

Ready to explore Tamil literature? South Asia scholar Sascha Ebeling shares his favorite works in translation.


Sung from street corners a century ago, Mexican folk ballads offered “a valuable index to popular thought,” wrote UChicago anthropologist Robert Redfield, whose work is part of a Special Collections exhibit on Mexico.


A German student, a South Asian language, a UChicago career.


Enter the world of comics—and win a book about how they’re made.


Langston Hughes made a lasting impression as a visiting lecturer at the Laboratory Schools.


Canadian anthropologist Grant McCracken, AM’76, PhD’81, has built an unconventional career as an observer of American culture.


Taking a sneak peek at the University’s LGBTQ past.