Daksh Chauhan



Two Students Win Goldwater Scholarships

Third-years Adel Rahman and Naomi Sweeting have won Barry Goldwater scholarships, which give students $7,500 per year to cover tuition, books, housing, and other college expenses.


April 20, 2018

At IOP Event, Albright Warns About the Fragility of Democracy

“Instead of signaling the U.S. as a beacon of democracy, Trump really gives some credibility to those that, in their societies, are undermining their fragile democracies,” Albright said.


April 20, 2018

Experts Discuss Ending the Opioid Crisis

Dr. Patrice Harris, chair of the American Medical Association’s Opioid Task Force, said she believes drug addiction should be treated like a disease.


April 19, 2018

Fourth-Year Wins Inaugural Knight-Hennessy Scholarship

Ade Ayoola will use the scholarship to fully fund her medical degree at Stanford.


April 5, 2018

Computer Science Professor Wins $10 Million NSF Grant

Frederic Chong’s research aims to use quantum physics principles to speed up complex calculations in various fields.


March 25, 2018

At Democratic Gubernatorial Debate, Pritzker Accused of Using "Language of Racists"

Challenged over his comments about African-American politicians, Pritzker accepted responsibility but remained confident in his support from voters.


March 2, 2018

Flu Season Hits Chicago Hard

“Each week since December 24, between 115–150 people have tested positive for the flu [at UChicago Medicine]—more than six times what we saw last year,” said Allison Bartlett, assistant professor of pediatrics at the Pritzker School of Medicine.


February 8, 2018

Louis Philipson becomes first James C. Tyree Professor

His recent research focuses on genetics and prevention of Type 1 and monogenic diabetes.


January 29, 2018

UChicago Hillel Introduces the Milgrom Fellowship

The Newberger Hillel Center has created a new ten-week summer fellowship for students committed to social justice.


January 17, 2018

UChicago Law Alum Runs for Michigan Attorney General

Noakes received two degrees from the University before working as general counsel at Meijer and teaching at several universities.


January 11, 2018