Darcy Kuang

Deputy News Editor


ICE Walks Back Policy; New International Students Face Uncertainty

New enrolling international students must take in-person classes to be issued a visa


August 6, 2020

Engage Slate Wins SG Executive Slate Election, Beating Independence Slate by Just 16 Votes

The Engage Slate comprises President Raven Rainey, Vice President of Student Life Myles Hudson, and Vice President of Administration Alex Levi.


May 5, 2020

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A Mac Properties building in Hyde Park.


April 23, 2020

IOP Announces Transition Plans and New Programs for Spring Quarter

The Institute of Politics announces its plans to adapt to distance learning and launches new programs to help students stay engaged in public service.


April 6, 2020

Hey IOP Whiteboard Girl, Stop Using Others’ Trauma to Weaponize Your Political Opinion

The "IOP Whiteboard Girl"'s comments trivialized the sufferings of those affected by coronavirus and insulted Chinese and Asian-American communities.


March 7, 2020

Andrew Yang Discusses the Merits of Winners and Losers at IOP Event

The Democratic Presidential candidate held a lengthy conversation with IOP director David Axelrod.


January 7, 2020

SG Passes Resolution Aimed at Easing Students’ Access to Emergency Counseling Services

Student Government (SG) passed a resolution aimed at allowing students to access emergency counseling services without academic consequences on Monday, 11/4.


November 5, 2019

Comey to Students: “Nerve-Wracking Stress” of Trump Presidency Will Improve America

The former FBI Director spoke to students about the art of leadership in a politically divisive climate.


October 31, 2019

New Ph.D. Policies Could Mean Hard Trade-Offs for Humanities

New caps to Ph.D. student populations have set off debates over how to reconfigure teaching and coursework requirements under compressed academic timelines.


October 24, 2019

Pete Buttigieg Talks Bold Changes and Unity at IOP

Buttigieg addressed a controversy around his campaign’s association with an attorney associated with Mayor Emanuel’s handling of the killing of Laquan McDonald.


October 21, 2019