Caroline Kubzansky

News Editor


Jeanette Taylor, Activist with DSA and Union Backing, Triumphs in 20th Ward

Taylor earned 60 percent of the vote to former elementary school teacher Nicole Johnson's 40 percent.


April 3, 2019

Logan Foundation Backs Lawsuit Blocking Obama Center in Jackson Park

Logan Foundation gave Protect Our Parks $100,000 to prevent “land grab” by the OPC.


March 28, 2019

Piemonte Endorses Former Competitor Calloway in 5th Ward Runoff

Gabriel Piemonte, who finished third in the 5th ward aldermanic race, endorsed William Calloway over incumbent Leslie Hairston in the upcoming aldermanic runoff.


March 11, 2019

University Announces Exchange Program With Caltech

Starting fall 2019, one UChicago student will have the opportunity to spend the quarter at the California Institute of Technology.


February 28, 2019

Hairston Will Likely Head to Runoff Against Calloway for Fifth Ward

Challenger Gabriel Piemonte said his goal was a race in which less than 50 percent of the vote went to Hairston, to trigger a runoff.


February 26, 2019

College Republicans President Says Aldermanic Candidate Confirmed Sex Abuse Allegation

13th Ward aldermanic candidate David Krupa admitted to removing his condom without his partner’s consent, the College Republicans president said.


February 22, 2019

Four UChicago Scientists Receive Total of $280,000 for Research

The Sloan Fellowship goes to early-career scientists and economists whose research indicates them as future leaders in their fields.


February 19, 2019

Park Protection Lawsuit May Have Unexpected Clout

The lawsuit filed by Protect Our Parks has the potential to hinder forward movement on the Obama Center.


February 18, 2019

After Pipe Rupture, Ronald McDonald House Clients Wait Out Repairs

Clients of the Hyde Park Ronald McDonald House are temporarily staying at the Hyatt Place while the building on 55th and Drexel undergoes extensive repairs for water damage.


February 11, 2019

College Republicans Disinvite Aldermanic Candidate Accused of Sexual Assault

CR members said that leadership knew of the allegations when they first invited him, but withdrew the invitation after receiving messages and looking into court documents.


February 9, 2019