Daksh Chauhan

Deputy News Editor


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

University of Chicago Medicine Previews New Emergency Department

A step toward the South Side's only adult trauma center.


December 7, 2017

Sebelius defends Obamacare at Health Care Panel

The panel discussed differences between the Trump and Obama administrations’ approaches to health policy.


November 22, 2017

Dean Baicker, Whose Medicaid Research Has Been Politicized, Discourages “Cherry-Picking Results"

Baicker conducted a significant study on Medicaid expansion in Oregon.


November 16, 2017