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.
State’s Attorney To Exam Ronald Watts Cases For Police MisconductCook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx has agreed to look into hundreds of convictions involving disgraced former Chicago Police Sgt. Ronald Watts and officers under his command.
Some Univ. Of Chicago Students, Faculty Oppose Ex-Trump Aide's VisitCorey Lewandowski is scheduled to participate Wednesday in a seminar presented by the university's Institute of Politics. The session aims to explore Lewandowski's time with the Trump campaign, the president's rise and the future of his presidency.
Universities Criticize Trump's Immigration BanThe University of Chicago, Northwestern University and the University of Illinois say the order will hurt the academic community.
Doomsday Clock Ticks Closer To End Of The WorldThe world has inched a little closer to the end of civilization, according to scientists at the University of Chicago.
Trump Won't Shy Away From Twitter After Becoming President, Press Secretary PromisesDonald Trump's social media tendencies were a main topic as Sean Spicer attended a forum at the University of Chicago.
U Of C Investigating After Racist, Anti-Semitic Posters Found On CampusRacist and Anti-Semitic stickers have been found all over the University of Chicago campus, on many buildings including the building where the LGBTQ club meets, a source told WBBM.
Illinois Students Walking Out Of Classes Tuesday To Protest TrumpStudents upset with the election of Donald Trump as the nation’s next president were planning a number of protests across the country on Tuesday, planning to walk out of class to show their anger.
Chicago Doctors Studying Human Body By Giving Mummy Digital AutopsyDoctors in Chicago are turning to a female mummy to answer some questions, but they're doing so digitally.
University Of Chicago Uses CT Scans To Digitally Unwrap MummiesResearchers from the University of Chicago performed CT scans on Tuesday to learn the secrets of two mummies that have been in the possession of the Oriental Institute for more than 100 years.