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Professor Finds Satisfaction Teaching Business To Chicago College Students

Although Chicago State University professor Stephanie Bibb initially intended to solely work in marketing after receiving her business degree, downsizing led her down the path of family members.


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Chicago Professor Uses Psychology To Help Underserved Prisoners

When thinking of mental illness, how many aspiring psychologists consider those in federal, local and state prisons?


O.J. Simpson (C) sits with his attorneys Johnnie Cochran Jr (R) and Robert Blasier (L) during a court hearing in Simpson's double murder trial. (Photo credit: POO/AFP/Getty Images)

20 Years Later: Law Professor Looks Back At O.J. Murder Trial

Twenty years ago Thursday, actor and former football star O.J. Simpson’s ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and friend Ronald Goldman were found murdered outside of her townhouse in Los Angeles. What ensued was thought by many to be the trial of the century or, at the very least, the decade.


James St. James, Millikin University Professor

Millikin Students ‘Creeped Out,’ Curious About Professor Who Killed Family

The classroom was buzzing with nervous first-day chatter when the pony-tailed and bearded 61-year-old professor walked in.


Northwestern University

Northwestern Professor Quits, Cites Students Behaving Badly

An adjunct professor at Northwestern’s school of medicine has quit his job and he’s moving away from the Evanston campus because he says he’s angry and disgusted that the school is tolerating bad behavior by students.


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Man Charged With Stabbing Woman To Death In Sheridan Road High-Rise Condo

A Florida man stands charged with the murder of a Sheridan Road high-rise resident – a woman who made headlines earlier this year for a very public divorce fight with her ex-husband, a Northwestern University professor.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2012

Bertram Cohler

Renowned U Of C Professor, Psychologist Bert Cohler Dies

Renowned University of Chicago psychology professor Bertram Cohler has died. He was 73.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2012

Donald Ratcliff, 60, faces child porn charges. (DuPage County State's Attorney)

Bond Reduced For Prof Accused Of Child Porn

Over the strenuous objections of a DuPage County prosecutor, a judge Thursday ordered bond reduced to $300,000 for the Wheaton College professor accused of keeping child pornography on his home computers.

CBS Chicago–03/09/2012

Donald Ratcliff, 60, faces child porn charges. (DuPage County State's Attorney)

$750,000 Bond For Wheaton College Prof On Child Porn Charges

Bond was set at $750,000 Friday morning for a Wheaton College professor who stands charged with possessing child pornography after police seized several computers from his home.

CBS Chicago–03/02/2012

Donald Ratcliff, 60, faces child porn charges. (DuPage County State's Attorney)

Wheaton College Professor Faces Child Porn Charges

Donald Ratcliff, 60, of Carol Stream allegedly had images and videos containing child pornography, prosecutors allege.


University Of Chicago

U Of C Prof: Israel’s Threats Against Iran Are Posturing

An outspoken University of Chicago political scientist says talk of deploying bombs over Iran is really an effort to secure tougher international sanctions against that country.

WBBM Newsradio–02/21/2012

U.S. Capitol Dome

U Of I Prof: Threat To Block Increase Of Debt Ceiling Is A Bluff

The threat to block an increase of the federal debt ceiling is probably no more than that, according to an economics professor at the University of Illinois.

CBS Chicago–07/07/2011