Lee Harris

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URM Admissions Data

Data in white was provided by Dean Victoria Prince. Information highlighted in blue cells was calculated by The Maroon based on the data Prince provided.


Nov. 16, 2018

At Student Group's Urging, Biological Sciences Division Drops GRE Requirement

Data from the Biological Sciences Division provides a lens on changing priorities in graduate school admissions.


November 16, 2018

GSU Supporters Walk Out On Committee on Graduate Education Town Hall

"We weren’t getting anywhere, we felt like we should go spend our time on our other work,” a GSU spokesperson told The Maroon.


November 14, 2018

Grammy-Winning Third-Year Releases Music Video In Partnership With UNICEF

UNICEF published the music video for the song as part of its campaigns for displaced and migrant children.


November 13, 2018

Stony Island to Close After 2019—2020

The closure coincides with the opening of a new mega-dorm on East 61st Street and South University Avenue.


November 12, 2018

University of Chicago Endowment Growth Since 1998

The value of the University of Chicago's endowment has more than tripled in the past two decades.


Nov. 9, 2018

Private Universities with Largest Endowments

UChicago's 8 percent return on investment trailed ROI at peer institutions during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2018.


Nov. 9, 2018

At 8% Returns, UChicago Endowment Trails Other Top Universities’ ROI

CIO Mark Schmid has written that the University's "strategic program of ‘enhanced eminence’" is one reason for its risk-averse investment strategy.


November 8, 2018

Newsletter for November 12

University reports 8% return on endowment; Eleven juveniles arrested on Halloween; professor defends Committee on Graduate Education


November 2, 2018


Crystara, the John David Mooney sculpture that hangs in the atrium of The John Crerar Library.


Oct. 25, 2018