University of Chicago Honors Woman Scholar With Bronze BustA bust has been unveiled at the University of Chicago honoring an African-American woman who obtained a doctorate degree when the school was a bastion of white males.
University Of Chicago Honors African American ScholarGeorgiana Simpson was one of the first female African Americans to earn a doctorate degree from a prestigious university.
Ken Griffin Gives University Of Chicago $125 MillionThe richest person in Illinois has pledged to give the University of Chicago's economics department a $125 million gift.
U Of I, U Of C, Northwestern Plan $1.2 Billion Research Hub In South LoopThe universities have teamed up to create what they hope will become the next big think tank in Chicago.
University Of Chicago Professor Wins Nobel Prize In EconomicsProf. Richard Thaler is being honored for his contributions to behavioral economics.
U Of C Professor Who Helped Confirm Einstein Theory Congratulates Nobel WinnersDaniel Holz worked on the LIGO project, which was used to detect gravitational waves from the collision of two black holes.
NASA Mission To "Touch The Sun" Named For Renowned U Of C ProfessorNASA has announced an unprecedented mission to “touch the Sun” will be named after a noted solar astrophysicist at the University of Chicago
Duchossois Family Gives $100 Million To University Of Chicago MedicineThe Duchossois family made a $100 million donation to University of Chicago Medicine, to help fund research on “a new science of wellness.”
High Schooler Stands Out On Stage With Obama, College Students, GradsOn a panel that mostly consisted of college students and graduates, Kenwood Academy senior Ayanna Watkins was the only high school student.
Obama Talks About Plans For His "Next Job" - Preparing New LeadershipThe forum was former President Barack Obama’s first public event and first public visit to Chicago since leaving the office in January.
Obama Returns To ChicagoFormer President Barack Obama returned to Chicago Sunday, marking his first public trip back to the city since leaving the White House.
Obama To Return To Chicago For First Post-White House SpeechIn his first speech and first visit to Chicago since leaving office, former President Obama will speak Monday at the University of Chicago.