C Vitae: Freedom-minded
John A. Peoples Jr., AM’51, PhD’61, helped Jackson State endure and thrive after tragedy.
As a scientist, Paul Alivisatos, AB’81, studies ultrasmall structures. As UChicago’s 14th president, he sees big opportunities.
In Memoriam: Change agent
Remembering Hugo Sonnenschein, 1940–2021.
A photographer captures the beauty of mathematicians’ chalk experiments.
Legacy: Undercover man
Sam Greenlee, EX’57 (1930–2014), distinguished himself as a Foreign Service Officer, then found his true mission as a radical writer.
Presidents and passages
A remembrance, a conversation, and a welcome.
Readers sound off
Alumni share their memories of Roy Mackal, Leon Kass, tastes of Hyde Park, and more.
Dave Fischer, AB’87, helps the space industry become more sustainable.
Name that note
New research identifies a cognitive characteristic associated with perfect pitch.
Marcia Faustin, MD’13, keeps America’s top gymnasts healthy.
History on tape
Chicago’s Media Burn Archive is preserving a precious but vulnerable resource: video.
Interview: How to start bird-watching
Chicago Ornithological Society president Edward Warden, AB’18, offers some tips.
A selection of recent books by UChicago faculty members.
A mouse brain like you’ve never seen it before.
Quick Study: UChicago research roundup
Mollusks and materials science, the effects of environmental legislation, and more.
W. R. Harper’s Index: Argonne at 75
The history-making national lab, by the numbers.
For the Record: UChicago news highlights
A selection of the latest headlines from across campus.
UChicago Alumni Awards
Meet this year’s honorees.
A selection of UChicago alumni whose names are in the news.
A selection of books, films, and recordings by UChicago alumni.
Photos from the archives and readers like you.
University of Chicago obituaries
Recent faculty, staff, and alumni obituaries.
Lisa Lucas, AB’01
Questions for the College alumna and publisher of Pantheon and Schocken Books.