Education & Social Service

Fall/19

How Desmond Patton, PhD’12, is harnessing technology to help young people.

Summer/19

For sports editor Lester Munson, JDʼ67, UChicago strikes the right balance of academic and athletics excellence.

Summer/19

In 1975 Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, AB’60, PhD’65, came up with the notion of autotelic experience—better known as flow. Forty-five years later, we’re still talking about it.

Winter/19

The view from a CTA bus driver’s seat took in the range of human experience—including the most heartbreaking.

Winter/19

School of Social Service Administration dean Deborah Gorman-Smith on the school’s ambitious future vision.

08.20.2018

At the Oriental Institute, pint-sized archaeologists make their very own ancient Egyptian mural.

Summer/18

Tiebu djeun, the national dish of Senegal, cooked fresh in Bronzeville.

Summer/18

Miles Morgan, ABʼ17, AMʼ17, on teaching at one of Englands most famous boarding schools.

Winter/18

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

Summer/17

The Neighborhood Schools Program, founded in 1976–77, just celebrated its 40th anniversary.

Winter/17

In the 1960s the Small School Talent Search sought promising young scholars in rural areas. Fifty years later, one of those students gives his perspective on the program and its legacy.