Excerpt

Spring/18

Finding our way in the age of GPS doesn’t have to mean sacrificing serendipity.

06.06.2017

President Beadle and the secret campaign to beautify the campus.

04.04.2017

Or, who’s that barefoot man on the roof of the president’s house?

04.04.2017

How a mysterious warning helped a literature professor finish his mother’s novel.

03.20.2017

An ugly rug, a stolen Tropical Hut planter, and why the bust of Silas J. Cobb is displayed in such an odd location.
Fall/16

Excerpt from Greetings from Utopia Park: Surviving a Transcendent Childhood by Claire Hoffman, AMʼ05.

02.23.2016

Ethan Michaeli, AB’89, author of The Defender, explains how he came to be working there.

Spring/Summer 2015

An excerpt from Sian Beilock’s book How the Body Knows Its Mind yields surprising advice on the best way to solve problems.

May–June/15

Excerpt from A Chosen Exile: A History of Racial Passing in American Life by Allyson Hobbs, AM’02, PhD’09.

Mar–Apr/15

Notes on an intellectual and musical journey.

05.22.2014

Live simply and wear a Rolex, and other advice for moving from academia to the consulting world.

Fall/87

An excerpt from The Truly Disadvantaged: The Inner City, the Underclass, and Public Policy, by arrangement with the University of Chicago Press. ©1987, the University of Chicago Press. All rights reserved.