Emma Dyer

News Editor


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

Here’s what you missed over break.


January 5, 2020

University Loses Appeal in Library Union Case

The University is required to recognize the collective bargaining efforts of student library workers.


December 28, 2019

Student Counseling Is Getting a Facelift. Will Wait Times Shrink?

The new space and design features will change how students receive health care on campus, but does not offer immediate solutions for student’s most voiced complaints.


November 19, 2019

Pres. Obama Criticizes Call-Out Culture, Talks Vision for OPC at Foundation Summit

The summit’s theme, "Places Reveal Our Purpose," opened the discussion about the Obamas’ now-fraught choice to build in Jackson Park.


October 31, 2019

OFS Diorama

The Obama Foundation revealed new dioramas of the OPC in Jackson Park.


Nov. 1, 2019

Reporting on the Obama Presidential Center

News editor Emma Dyer has reported on the Obama Presidential Center (OPC) for over two years. She discusses her experiences reporting, the history of the OPC and its various stakeholders, the political economics of the project.


October 30, 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

College to Video Stream Lectures to Overflow Classrooms

As the college grows, introductory class sizes vary greatly among majors.


October 8, 2019

UChicago Physicist Leads U.S. Wingsuit Flying Team to First in the World

Alexey Galda’s analytical mind and passion for flying make him a force on the wingsuit flying world stage.


September 26, 2019

Thousands of UChicago Medical Center Nurses Strike, Shutting Down Emergency Services

After failing to reach an agreement to increase staffing, nurses strike in protest of understaffing and dangerous working conditions.


September 21, 2019