Alex Ward



ACLU Legal Director Speaks to Students

Many of the cases Cole has litigated have involved disputes over the First Amendment and other sections of the Bill of Rights.


June 7, 2017

Students and Faculty Debate Disciplinary Changes for Disruptive Actions

The Council of the University Senate, a body made up of 51 elected members of faculty, is set to vote on whether or not to adopt the Committee’s recommendations on May 23.


May 12, 2017

U of C Reports Cited in North Carolina Law

If the North Carolina law goes on to pass in the state senate and is approved by the governor, Democrat Roy Cooper, it will take effect at the end of June.


May 8, 2017

March and Science Expo Held in Downtown Chicago

Rallies and events were also held in Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Berlin, and other cities around the world.


April 25, 2017

South Siders Talk Community Benefits Agreement at Town Hall

“You’ve got six-figure, seven-figure people that are coming in here and telling us what to do, but this is not affecting them. You’re not living in this this housing.”


April 20, 2017

Former U.S. Ambassador to Israel Discusses Foreign Policy at IOP

Daniel Shapiro expressed concerns regarding statements made by David Friedman, the Trump administration’s recently appointed ambassador to Israel.


April 3, 2017

Disruptive Protest Report Suggests Creation of Free Speech Deans-On-Call

The final report from the Committee on University Discipline for Disruptive Conduct was released on Tuesday.


March 9, 2017

The Storied Past of the Regenstein Library

Since its construction in the 1960s, the Regenstein has been an institution on campus.



February 21, 2017

Corey Lewandowski Protest — February 15, 2017


February 16, 2017

Corey Lewandowski (42)

Third-year Matthew Foldi, president of the College Republicans club at the University of Chicago, talked with The Maroon.


Feb. 16, 2017