Summer/19

From the seeds first planted by William Rainey Harper and James Henry Breasted, the Oriental Institute blossomed into something rare.

Summer/19

The first annual Hagel Lecture at UChicago brought together Madeleine Albright and Chuck Hagel to speak to students and the public.

Summer/19

How has the institute’s work evolved since 1919? A faculty roundtable.

Summer/19

A brief history in pictures of some essential people, places, and treasures.

Spring/19

At 16 Sybil Jordan Hampton, MSTʼ68, was on the front lines of school desegregation. Since then sheʼs worked to ensure no American is overlooked.

Spring/19

Cardiac surgeon Valluvan Jeevanandam was part of a team that made medical history.

Spring/19

Special objects from Special Collections get a day in the spotlight. 

Winter/19

A new book looks at the history of Chicago through the lens of print.

Winter/19

Rebecca Sandefur, AM’97, PhD’01, studies how real people use—or don’t use—the civil justice system, and proposes real solutions.

Winter/19

Off duty in a new city, a writer lets serendipity and a local’s advice guide the way.

Fall/18

When tariffs on Canadian newsprint threatened US papers, political scientist turned trade lawyer Elliot J. Feldman, AB’69, built a case and a coalition.

Fall/18

Meet three UChicago alumni who earned front-page honors in 2018.