Deepti Sailappan

Managing Editor  /  @DeeptiSailappan


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.


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.


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.


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.


October 27, 2019

Alum Wins Chemistry Nobel, Becoming Oldest-Ever Nobel Laureate

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


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.


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.


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.


September 29, 2019

Nurse to strike Friday; Trader Joe’s hiring; rents around Obama Center rising | Newsletter for September 16

Nurses at the UChicago Medical Center plan to strike this Friday.


September 15, 2019

UChicago's U.S. News Ranking Slips to No. 6, After Three Years at No. 3

New criteria included in the U.S. News rankings this year give weight to social mobility for low-income students.


September 9, 2019