The Core

Winter/22

A temporary version of an ancient design to help students be in the moment.

Summer/21

How a UChicago biochemist gained fame—and lost credibility—when he developed a midlife obsession with legendary creatures.

Summer/21

An interview with Class Day speaker and US Rep. Andy Kim, AB’04.

Summer/21

During World War II, cookbooks by Meta Given, PhB 1924, EXʼ27, helped guide a malnourished nation.

Summer/21

The Gather Town version of UChicago re-creates campus in 2D, 8-bit glory.

Summer/21

At the Undergraduate Research Symposium, students presented work on smallpox inoculation, social and emotional learning, and more.

Summer/21

Questions for Leila Brammer, inaugural director of the College’s Parrhesia Program for Public Discourse.

Summer/21

A “lost” documentary on Britney Spears, made by faculty member Judy Hoffman two decades ago, resurfaces.

Summer/21

Josh Tyra, AB’01—a language nerd in the mold of J. R. R. Tolkien—helped create a new Breton translation of The Hobbit.

Summer/21

How a free-roaming cat became Instagram famous. 

Summer/21

Online recruiting, quantum engineering, a campus philanthropy tour led by Dean Boyer, and more.