Elaine Chen

Deputy Editor-in-Chief  /  @elaineywchen


Nurse to strike Friday; Trader Joe’s hiring; rents around Obama Center rising | Newsletter for September 16

Nurses at the UChicago Medical Center plan to strike this Friday.


September 15, 2019

With “This Crazy Entrepreneurial Spirit,” Nishant Aggarwal Relentlessly Explored, Questioned, and Created

The rising fourth-year student died in late August.


September 9, 2019

Nurses Authorize Strike; Hong Kong Program Continues | Newsletter for September 3

Nurses at the UChicago Medical Center voted last week to allow their union to call a one-day strike at any time.


September 3, 2019

UChicago Rising Fourth-Year Student Dies, One Month Before His Senior Year

The student died Wednesday, according to the Cook County medical examiner.


August 30, 2019

Chicago Police Investigate Death on 52nd Street and South Woodlawn Avenue

A spokesperson for the Chicago Fire Department said the death appeared to be a suicide.


August 28, 2019

United Airlines Suspends Direct Flights Between Chicago and Hong Kong

Many UChicago international students use the flights, which come into and out of O’Hare.


August 27, 2019

UChicago to Keep Hong Kong Human Rights Program Running Amid Pro-Democracy Protests

Participants feel it’s even more appropriate now for the University to hold the program.


August 20, 2019

College Raises Metcalf Intern Stipend; New Italian Bistro Opens | Newsletter for August 12

The College will increase the stipend for Metcalf interns; New Italian Bistro opens in Hyde Park; student wellness center breaks ground.


August 12, 2019

Obama Center CBA Ordinance Introduced; UC Med Nurses Picket | Newsletter for July 29

Activists have been pushing for an ordinance for three years.


July 28, 2019

After Years of Organizing, Obama Center CBA Ordinance Introduced in City Hall

Some community stakeholders, such as the University, are concerned the ordinance in its current state might disincentivize investment.


July 28, 2019