Oren Oppenheim

Deputy News Editor  /  @OrenOppenheim

Website

CONTRIBUTIONS

Life of the Spirit: A Guide to Religion on Campus

Student groups and community spots include Bible study groups, nondenominational chapels, and a mosque founded by boxing legend Muhammad Ali.

  /  

September 18, 2019

UCPD Officers Will Now Carry an Additional Weapon: Tasers

The department said the change will bring it more in line with the Chicago Police Department.

  /  

September 6, 2019

Yield Rate Rises to 83 Percent for Class of 2023; Admit Rate Now at 6.2 Percent

The yield rate jumped 6 percentage points from the Class of 2022’s 77 percent yield rate.

  /  

July 10, 2019

Grounds of Being

Divinity School coffee shop Grounds of Being will close during GSU's industrial action.

  /  

June 4, 2019

First Unitarian Church Supports GSU

First Unitarian Church on 57th and Woodlawn has a sign up in support of GSU.

  /  

June 4, 2019

Trader Joe’s to Open in Former Treasure Island Building

The grocer’s first store on the South Side will share the space with other, unannounced tenants.

  /  

May 13, 2019

Yerkes Bequest

Charles T. Yerkes' bequest letter, as seen in the University's Special Collections Research Center's Board of Trustees Correspondence of the Secretary Records 1890-1960. Published with permission of the Special Collections Research Center.

  /  

May 8, 2019

Original Bequest Letter for Yerkes Observatory Holds Up Its Future

As the University continues discussions with Charles Yerkes’s family, the Yerkes Future Foundation remains cautiously optimistic.

  /  

May 7, 2019

OPC Law School Talk

A panel at the Law School discussed the Obama Foundation's goals and visions for the Obama Presidential Center, as well as the University's connection to the project.

  /  

May 1, 2019

Sri Lanka Vigil

The UChicago South Asian Students Association held a vigil on Thursday afternoon on the main quad in memory of the over 350 killed in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday less than a week beforehand.

  /  

April 26, 2019