Lee Harris

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College Raises Metcalf Intern Stipend; New Italian Bistro Opens | Newsletter for August 12

The College will increase the stipend for Metcalf interns; New Italian Bistro opens in Hyde Park; student wellness center breaks ground.


August 12, 2019

College to Raise Metcalf Intern Stipend to $5,000

Beginning next summer, Odyssey Scholars will receive a $5,000 stipend for Metcalf internships. The College aims to extend that base sum to all College-funded internships.


August 12, 2019

Obama Center CBA Ordinance Introduced; UC Med Nurses Picket | Newsletter for July 29

Activists have been pushing for an ordinance for three years.


July 28, 2019

UChicago's $80k+ Sticker Price, New Admissions Statistics Out | Newsletter for July 15

As the summer goes on, more information about the Class of 2023 is slowly becoming public.


July 14, 2019

Former Patient Sues University, Google; 2020 Presidential Hopefuls Campaign in Chicago | Newsletter for July 1

A former patient is suing the University of Chicago Medical Center, UChicago, and Google, accusing them of illegally sharing sensitive patient records.


July 1, 2019

532nd Convocation; Alums Respond to Diermeier on GSU | Newsletter for June 17

Luigi Zingales, a finance professor at the Booth School of Business, delivered the convocation address, citing Chicago economists Milton Friedman and George Stigler in a talk that praised market capitalism.


June 17, 2019

Citing U.S.–China Tensions, Zimmer Affirms Commitment to International Students

University president Robert Zimmer sent an all-University e-mail on Monday, in which he emphasized UChicago’s ongoing support for international students and academics.


June 10, 2019

GSU Ends Labor Action; Albright at CPOST | Newsletter for June 6

After three days of picketing, Graduate Students United voted last night to end their labor action.


June 6, 2019

GSU Strike Starts Today; Illinois to Legalize Marijuana | Newsletter for June 3

Graduate Students United’s labor action starts today.


June 3, 2019

IME Scales Up to Become Graduate School of Molecular Engineering | Newsletter for May 28

Established with a total donation $100 million from the Pritzker Foundation, it will be the country’s first school dedicated to molecular engineering.


May 28, 2019