Deepti Sailappan

Managing Editor  /  @DeeptiSailappan

CONTRIBUTIONS

Chemist Ka Yee Lee Will Be Next Provost; Law School Student Runs for Illinois’ First District | Newsletter for January 9

Law school student Sarah Gad is challenging incumbent Bobby Rush for Illinois’ first district congressional seat.

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January 9, 2020

Appeals Court: UChicago Must Bargain With Student Library Workers | Newsletter for January 6

Here’s what you missed over break.

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January 5, 2020

Hong Kong Officials, Protesters Draw Criticism; New Student Counseling Center Adds Office Space | Newsletter for November 21

In this week's newsletter: Hong Kong protesters and government officials were criticized during Monday's campus symposium on the ongoing Hong Kong protests.

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November 21, 2019

Superintendent Eddie Johnson at IOP; SG Comes Out Against Stricter Dean’s List, Creates Health & Wellness Committee | Newsletter for November 14

In this week's newsletter: CPD superintendent Eddie Johnson reflected on the challenges the CPD has faced over the past few years and his decision to retire by the end of this year.

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November 14, 2019

Chicago Police Investigate Reported Sexual Assault; South Shore Gets New Grocer | Newsletter for November 7

In this week's newsletter: Chicago Police are investigating an alleged sexual assault which was reported to have occurred at the Delta Upsilon fraternity house.

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November 7, 2019

Provost Trumpets Changes to Ph.D. Programs; New Deal in School Strike; Trump Heads to Chicago | Newsletter for October 28

Fifth week can be spooky. Here's what lies ahead.

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October 27, 2019

Alum Wins Chemistry Nobel, Becoming Oldest-Ever Nobel Laureate

John Goodenough was recognized for his contributions to the lithium-ion battery.

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October 9, 2019

A World Traveler at Heart: Asher Fausett Took Up Hittite on Campus and Dug Into Vietnam War Legacies Abroad

The rising third-year student died over the summer after a fall in Laos.

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October 7, 2019

Bernie Sanders Rallies with Chicago Teachers; UChicago's Wingsuit Physicist | Newsletter for October 3

In this week's newsletter: The National Labor Relations Board proposed a rule that would define student workers at private colleges and universities as nonemployees.

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October 3, 2019

What to Know to Start the Year: Who's Who, College in the Age of Trump, and More | Newsletter for September 30

The Orientation Week Issue has information on how the University functions, student life, and more.

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September 29, 2019