Profile

Spring/17

Henry Steele Commager (1902–1998), PhB’23, AM’24, PhD’28, was a US historian for the people.

May–June/13

A distinguished career at the New York Times prepared Leslie Maitland, AB’75, for reporting a deeply personal story.

July–Aug/12

Austan Goolsbee has left behind his DC battle armor, but he can still mail in a good barb or two.

Mar–Apr/12

“Are you a member of the Communist Party?” George Anastaplo, AB’48, JD’51, PhD’64, refused to answer that question, a refusal that shaped his life.

Mar–Apr/12

Fresh off simultaneous No. 1 New York Times best sellers, editor Gretchen Young continues to find new authors with big stories to tell.

Jan–Feb/12

For the leaders of the University of Chicago Charter School, being in charge means being in the thick of change.

Nov–Dec/11

In his latest book, sociologist Richard Sennett, AB’64, explores the social craft of cooperation.

Sept–Oct/11

Amy Lehman envisions treating patients from isolated African villages aboard a hospital boat.

Sept–Oct/11

For 41 years Stanton Friedman, SB'55, SM'56, has traveled the world with a simple message: UFOs are real.

Sept–Oct/11

Philip Schiller, AB'55, built one of the country's most comprehensive collections.