Education & Social Service

Winter/17

Think of children as pint-sized psychologists, says parenting expert Erica Reischer, AM’96, PhD’00.

07.15.2016

Gabby Wimer, Elizabeth Frank, and Joyce Lu, all AB’16, are building MealFlour, a social enterprise centered on mealworms, from the ground up.

06.22.2015

While high-quality educational programming can complement more comprehensive early childhood development interventions, it shouldn’t be a substitute.

Spring 2014

UChicago Careers in Education Professions gets College students out of the classroom and into … the classroom.
07.07.2014

Alexa Martin, AB’04, raises money to combat the Internet access disparity in the city of Chicago.

Fall/87

An excerpt from The Truly Disadvantaged: The Inner City, the Underclass, and Public Policy, by arrangement with the University of Chicago Press. ©1987, the University of Chicago Press. All rights reserved.
Fall/87

Sociologist William Julius Wilson sets forth to help the truly disadvantaged.

Mar–Apr/14

A program to reduce the financial and psychological obstacles to the college application process makes an impact in its first year.

Mar–Apr/14

Leon and Amy Kass develop an online curriculum that inspires insight into the national soul.

02.25.2014

Anne Ford, AM’99, talks to people who are hungry for more than food.

Jan–Feb/14

Earl Shorris, EX’54, established a free humanities course to help impoverished adults escape the “surround of force” that restricts their lives.