Lee Harris

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Controversial GOP Candidate for Illinois Governor to Speak at IOP

Jeanne Ives will speak at the IOP on Monday.


March 2, 2018

SOUL Circulates Petition Backing Faculty Forward

A Students Organizing United With Labor (SOUL) petition backing Faculty Forward is gaining support from students, faculty, and the wider University community.


February 24, 2018

Coyne Lab Cabinet

Coyne told his lab team to record each time they came in to work on a holiday or special occasion.


Feb. 15, 2018

Jerry Coyne in Lab

Coyne stands besides pictures of past lab teams taped to a now-empty incubator.


Feb. 15, 2018

Meet Jerry Coyne, the University’s Most Prolific and Provocative Emeritus Blogger

The evolutionary biologist and old-guard leftist sat down with The Maroon to talk determinism, free speech, and University culture.


February 14, 2018

UCSA Organizer Asked to Leave Reynolds Club for Distributing Fliers Critical of Trudeau

“It makes me really, really angry that this bastion of open discourse would physically remove and threaten me for sharing a non-offensive and fully informational leaflet."


February 9, 2018

Trudeau on NAFTA: Canada Won’t Cave, No Deal’s Better Than a Bad Deal

The Canadian Prime Minister spoke Wednesday at an event celebrating the IOP's fifth anniversary.


February 8, 2018

Wessan on CBS Free Speech Panel

Edmund Burke Society Chairman Eric Wessan (AB '14) on a CBS News special addressing free speech at the University of Chicago.


Feb. 5, 2018

Immigration Debate Postponed After Student Criticism, Claimed “Risk of Serious Disturbance”

“Instead of being a porcelain receptacle for other nations’ wretched refuse, the United States should again put America first,” the whip sheet reads.


February 4, 2018

UChicago Charter Schools Opens New Woodlawn Campus, First Development South of 61st Since '60s Agreement

The new Woodlawn campus of University of Chicago Charter Schools has opened to students.


January 31, 2018