Darcy Kuang

Deputy News Editor


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

University to Cap Number of Ph.D. Students in Humanities, SSA, SSD, Div School

The University on Tuesday announced several changes aimed at reducing attrition and shortening time to degree.


October 9, 2019

Trader Joe’s to Open Later This Month

Trader Joe’s will open two weeks from tomorrow, the grocery chain announced this morning.


October 3, 2019

Community Members Discuss UCPD at #CareNotCops Townhall

The town hall invited local activists and students to discuss their experience with the UCPD and thoughts on UCPD transparency.


May 28, 2019

State Officials, UChicago Administrators Celebrate Harris's Newly Constructed Keller Center

The celebration of the Keller Center occurred during the Harris School's alumni weekend.


May 7, 2019