Alison Gill

CONTRIBUTIONS

Aaron Sorkin’s Newest Film on Trial

"The Trial of the Chicago 7," out on Netflix, is quintessential Aaron Sorkin: snappy dialogue, timely political anxieties, near-complete erasure of female characters, and a healthy dose of moral liberalism.

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November 12, 2020

"Dick Johnson is Dead"…and Alive and Dying and Immortal

Unsurprisingly touching, Kirsten Johnson combines a deft cinematic touch with subversively humorous and daring conceits [in her documentary "Dick Johnson is Dead"].

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October 20, 2020

UChicago Athletic Community Seeks to Increase Civic Engagement

In partnership with UChiVotes, Maroon student-athletes are aiming for 100% voter registration in the athletic community.

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October 13, 2020

A Summer of Change in Sports

The Maroon sports editors look back at a turbulent spring and summer for athletics to start the school year.

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September 23, 2020

Autumn Varsity Preseason Cancelled

The University has cancelled its initial plans to offer a limited preseason for varsity programs.

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August 27, 2020

Letter from the Editors

The Sports Editors outline the reopening of athletics across the nation in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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June 2, 2020

Despite Its Stars, "The Lovebirds" Fails to Take Flight

While actors Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani possess a dynamism and universal appeal rarely found in their peers today, their potential in "The Lovebirds" is cut short by underwhelming writing and bland directing.

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June 1, 2020

Coach of the Year: Sharon Dingman Led Volleyball to Program High Mark

Head volleyball coach Sharon Dingman earns Coach of the Year honors after pushing her team a historic season.

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May 25, 2020

Athletic Director McDermott Named AD at Harvard

Athletic Director Erin McDermott departs UChicago after seven highly successful years to become the first female athletic director at Harvard.

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May 12, 2020

Athletes Receive All-American Honors for Unfinished Season

While competition has halted, the Maroon student-athletes have continued to reel in All-American honors for unfinished seasons.

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May 5, 2020