President Robert J. Zimmer transformed the University of Chicago by affirming its core values.
The many lives of quarantine.
The Chicago Journal—rival to the Maroon, free South Side weekly, journalism and business talent incubator—had a memorable eight-year run.
Eileen Southern, AB’40, AM’41 (1920–2002), rewrote the history of American music.
What had six legs and 250,000 young readers?
An epic love, road tripping, songs of UChicago, and more.
On the agenda
Change and continuity at the Crown Family School of Social Work, Policy, and Practice.
UChicago alumnus Paul Alivisatos, AB’81, takes office in September.
The Center for Effective Government looks beyond policy to imagine institutions that work.
Lost in the pandemic.
A College track star turned secret agent and a plot to kill Vladimir Lenin.
A selection of recent books by UChicago faculty members.
The Chicago Black Dance Legacy Project aims to sustain and protect eight Chicago companies.
New York Times comedy critic Jason Zinoman, AB’97, on the power and peril of jokes.
New findings on alcohol use disorder, a little-studied memory condition, and more.
Test your knowledge of UChicago history.
A selection of the latest headlines from across campus.
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.
Recent faculty, staff, and alumni obituaries.
Questions for the UChicago physician and incoming dean for medical education.