Spencer Dembner


Fledgling Unions Continue Fight for Status, Benefits

Non-tenure track faculty are in contract negotiations; library workers face a continuing legal challenge.


November 21, 2017

Harper-Schmidt Fellows Ratify Union Contract

The contract promises a 9.5 percent increase in compensation.


November 9, 2017

Mac Creates New Affordable Units for Upcoming Developments

This will be the second major development for Mac in recent years, after it opened the City Hyde Park building in 2015.


November 5, 2017

Polls Open: What You Need to Know About Graduate Student Unionization

Unionization supporters say that graduate students would be able to negotiate better pay and working conditions in a union, while the arguments against GSU generally focus on the burden of union dues.


October 17, 2017

GSU Rallies Before Unionization Vote

Many union supporters at the event expressed anger over perceived University attempts to suppress or influence the upcoming vote.


October 16, 2017

First-Year College Council Representatives Elected

Myles Hudson, Malay Trivedi, David Morales, and Tony Ma will represent the Class of 2021 in Student Government.


October 14, 2017


3:23 p.m.

CC Debate



Oct. 12, 2017

First-Year College Council Candidates Share Platforms at CDS-Hosted Debate

They addressed issues including sexual assault, controversial speakers, and support for undocumented students.


October 12, 2017

Mayor Confirms Renovations to Cottage Grove Green Line Station

Mayor Rahm Emanuel says construction for the Cottage Grove and 63rd CTA Green Line Station is scheduled to start in early 2018.


October 9, 2017