Kate Mabus


In a COVID-Induced Reimagining of Housing, the University Has Organized Monthly Leases for Students at Sophy and Hyatt Place Hotels

To meet increased need for off-campus housing, the Sophy and Hyatt Place hotels design student packages


August 6, 2020

For the Class of 2024, COVID-19 Changed Everything

Higher education’s high-price, high-financial aid model is no longer feasible under the economic constraints brought on by coronavirus. But students and their families need financial aid now more than ever.



July 19, 2020

Recent Black Lives Matter Protests Could Be a Watershed Event, History Department Panelists Say

In a panel hosted by the history department, titled 1968 to 2020: History Town Hall on Race, Protests, and Policing, professors pointed out that today’s protests seem unprecedented in scale and influence.


June 17, 2020

Tracking Title IX: Sexual Violence By The Numbers

Grey City looked back at this year’s campus climate survey and how UChicago stacks up to peer institutions nationwide.



June 2, 2020

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says COVID-19 Will Not Impede Her Goals for Economic Equality

In a live taping of “The Axe Files,” Mayor Lori Lightfoot and David Axelrod discussed plans to reopen Chicago as well as the city’s inequities that COVID-19 has revealed.


May 26, 2020

Puppies, Giant Tortoises, and a 20-foot-tall Dean Boyer: Fourth-Years Reflect on Their Strangest Quad Sightings

As the center of campus, the quad is the site of much of the quintessential UChicago experience.


May 19, 2020

HOPE Slate Announces Write-In Campaign

HOPE’s campaign focuses on using the Student Government's position to raise the voices of student leaders and organizations.


May 5, 2020

Tracking Title IX: Winds of Change at the Department of Education

Grey City examines Title IX at UChicago and how it stands to change under the current leadership of the Department of Education.



April 29, 2020

GSU Petition Demands Coronavirus Relief Measures from the University

Graduate Students United believes halts in graduate research prompt a need for yearlong extensions to degrees and funding.


April 23, 2020

Remote Learning Reveals Inequities in Accommodations for Students with Disabilities

Technology Promotes Accommodations, including Dial-in and Recorded Lectures, but OSD wonders, “Why couldn't this happen before?”


April 21, 2020