The University of Chicago Magazine

Winter 2018

Challenge yourself with the toughest UChicago entrance exam.

Winter 2018

Recent faculty, staff, and alumni obituaries.

Winter 2018

The Magazine lists a selection of general interest books, films, and albums by alumni. For additional alumni releases, browse the Magazine’s Goodreads bookshelf.

Winter 2018

Highlights from the latest alumni news columns.

Winter 2018

Bailey Pickens, AB’10, learns to cultivate compassion as a young hospital chaplain by recognizing both the sin and the sinner.

Winter 2018

According to Hollywood legend, Eliot Ness, PhB’25, brought down Al Capone. The reality is more complicated.

Winter 2018

As we grow older, how beneficial is it to reflect on our youthful actions and experiences? Two UChicago professors weigh the virtues of living fully in the present and reliving the past.

Winter 2018

Sara Paretsky, AM’69, MBA’77, PhD’77, on being the mystery genre’s “aging diva” and more.

Winter 2018

After a decades-long hiatus, Art to Live With is back.

Winter 2018

Herbert Gans’s (PhB’47, AM’50) sociology is for and of the people.

Winter 2018

Through the Inner-City Muslim Action Network, Nashashibi, AM’98, PhD’11, works to spread hope and opportunity in Chicago.

Winter 2018

A Chapin Hall study finds higher rates of youth homelessness than previously reported.