Alexis Florence

2023 Class

CONTRIBUTIONS

Michigan Governor Whitmer Talks Federal Mismanagement of COVID-19 Crisis

The governor joined IOP director David Axelrod in a live taping of his podcast, “The Axe Files,” where the two discussed the government response to the COVID-19 crisis.

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April 15, 2020

Census Bus Stop

Advertisements for the U.S. Census have arrived at CTA bus stops.

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April 15, 2020

Making Sure the 2020 Census Counts

The Chicago government and other statewide efforts are pouring millions of dollars in outreach programing to ensure a fair and accurate population count in 2020, even amid a global pandemic.

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April 14, 2020

Physical Sciences Division Works to Migrate Experiential Learning Online

In response to student concerns about labs and other in-person experiences, the Physical Sciences Division of the College is working to adjust its practices to accommodate all students during spring quarter.

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April 7, 2020

Biological Sciences Division Responds to Remote Learning Concerns

Instructors in the division hosted a Zoom Q&A to answer questions about lab work, research opportunities, and medical school requirements given the University’s switch to online classes.

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April 7, 2020

COVID-19 Rent Strike

Poster advocating for a rent strike in Hyde Park.

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April 1, 2020

As COVID-19 Economic Crisis Deepens, Hyde Park Renters Strike

Beginning April 1, Hyde Parks residents, including UChicago students, are participating in what could be a months-long rent strike in response to the COVID-19 crisis.

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April 1, 2020

UChicago Medicine Nurses Demand More Protective Equipment as Number of COVID-19 Cases Grows

As the number of COVID-19 cases mounts, UChicago nurses say they have been instructed to wear the same facemasks all day, against CDC recommendations.

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March 23, 2020

10 Days Before Illinois Face-Off With Biden, Sanders and Surrogates Rally in Grant Park

“I think now that the primary nomination process is coming down to two people, it is important for the people of Illinois to understand the differences between us in terms of our records,” Bernie Sanders said during a rally in Chicago on March 7.

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March 11, 2020

Protestors in Rent Control Debate Block Street to Advocate for Illinois HB 255

Members of the Lift the Ban Coalition blocked traffic for over two hours outside of Illinois 25th District State Representative Curtis Tarver’s office.

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March 11, 2020