Features Archive: 2016

June Features

Lonely planets

Astronomers and planetary scientists debate if and when we’ll find extraterrestrial life.
The Division of the Physical Sciences

University announces names for eight new College houses

Campus North Residential Commons to include Boyer House.
The College


May Features

$50 million commitment establishes premier entrepreneurship and innovation center at UChicago

New gift from Michael Polsky creates expanded Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business


April Features

How the Odyssey scholarship program transformed my life

The word that comes to one Odyssey scholar’s mind: freedom.
The College

Gleacher gives $10 million to fund scholarships for veterans at Chicago Booth

Eric Gleacher, MBA'67, gives $10 million to fund scholarships for veterans at Chicago Booth.
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business


March Features

Theaster Gates to lead new cultural policy partnership at Harris Public Policy

A new partnership will bring together artists, policymakers, faculty and students to design and implement new approaches to urban development.
The University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy

Undergrads take deep dive with whales

Marine Biological Laboratory program spans the marine world, from Moby Dick to evolutionary biology
The Marine Biological Laboratory

Explaining Inequality

Differing education, environments, interactions drive unequal outcomes, experts say
The Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics

Preserving the Texture of Legal History

The Pleasure and Privilege of Rare Books
The University of Chicago Law School


February Features

Relish the challenge

You made the difference. Thank you for being a part of 24Hour Impact.

$100 million initiative enhances UChicago’s commitment to lower-income students

Gift from Harriet Heyman, AM’72, and Sir Michael Moritz supports Odyssey program with more financial aid, internships, and college prep for students in need.
The College