Glimpses

Summer/17

(Noun, an author or editor of a dictionary)

Spring/17

How Lucy Kaplansky, LAB’78, made a career of folk music.

Winter/17

Pioneering pathologist Nancy Warner, SB’44, MD’49, is helping other women scholars follow in her path.

Spring/16

Poet and novelist Ana Castillo, AM'79, on feminism, writing, and a momentous education.

July–Aug/15

Sociologist Howard S. Becker, PhB’46, AM’49, PhD’51, talks about his career studying deviance.

Mar–Apr/15

Leading cosmologist Wendy Freedman trains a telescopic lens on the biggest questions in the universe.

Jan–Feb/15

Chicago Booth clinical professor of entrepreneurship Waverly Deutsch brings theatrical and gaming influences to her teaching.

Nov–Dec/14

Novelist Matthew Thomas, AB’97, talks about learning to hear the story that wants to be told.

July–Aug/14

Pulitzer Prize-winning Wall Street Journal columnist Bret Stephens, AB’95, brings a UChicago intellectual spirit to the sword fight of political commentary.

May–June/14

Retiring University librarian Judith Nadler reflects on her prolific career.

Mar–Apr/14

Mathematics historian Judith Victor Grabiner, SB’60, teaches math to the liberal arts masses.

Nov–Dec/13

Astrophysicist Josh Frieman, PhD’89, works on the dark side, studying the night sky for insight into the accelerating expansion of the universe.