Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society


This spring and summer the Neubauer Collegium explored philosophers’ retreats and the idea of home in an exhibition, event series, and course.


Dieter Roelstraete’s course explored exile, retreat, and homes away from home.


Dieter Roelstraete on philosophers and their man caves.


Reviving the spirit of the University of Chicago Round Table of the Air.


Doctors are taught to fight death—but it’s a losing battle. Some are looking beyond biomedicine to help them better communicate with patients about the end of life.


Philosophy professor Candace Vogler is on the case.

Spring/Summer 2015

The Neubauer Collegium grows into new leadership, programs, and space.

Spring/Summer 2013

Elisabeth Clemens aims to bring together history, political science, and sociology in one of the Neubauer Collegium's inaugural projects.

Spring/Summer 2013

The Neubauer Collegium shares research with the public while making the University a destination for collaborating academic leaders.