Elaine Chen

Deputy Editor-in-Chief  /  @elaineywchen


UChicago's $80k+ Sticker Price, New Admissions Statistics Out | Newsletter for July 15

As the summer goes on, more information about the Class of 2023 is slowly becoming public.


July 14, 2019

Law Prof Richard Epstein to Lead Challenge of Obama Center in Jackson Park

The legal scholar notes a recent shift in federal courts in favor of the arguments he will likely make in the appeal.


July 9, 2019

Former Patient Sues University, Google; 2020 Presidential Hopefuls Campaign in Chicago | Newsletter for July 1

A former patient is suing the University of Chicago Medical Center, UChicago, and Google, accusing them of illegally sharing sensitive patient records.


July 1, 2019

UChicago and Google Sued in Federal Class Action Suit for Data Sharing

A former patient filed the lawsuit, claiming that UChicago and Google violated federal law protecting patient privacy.


June 26, 2019

532nd Convocation; Alums Respond to Diermeier on GSU | Newsletter for June 17

Luigi Zingales, a finance professor at the Booth School of Business, delivered the convocation address, citing Chicago economists Milton Friedman and George Stigler in a talk that praised market capitalism.


June 17, 2019

Federal Judge Dismisses Suit to Block Construction of Obama Center in Jackson Park

The ruling clears a hurdle, temporarily, for the slated construction of the OPC later this year.


June 11, 2019

GSU Strike Starts Today; Illinois to Legalize Marijuana | Newsletter for June 3

Graduate Students United’s labor action starts today.


June 3, 2019

IME Scales Up to Become Graduate School of Molecular Engineering | Newsletter for May 28

Established with a total donation $100 million from the Pritzker Foundation, it will be the country’s first school dedicated to molecular engineering.


May 28, 2019

Stay Tuned on GSU Strike Vote; Northwestern Joins Quantum Exchange | Newsletter for May 20

Some graduate student instructors have already warned undergraduates that classes may be cancelled 9th and 10th week.


May 19, 2019

University to Audit Grad Student Pay; Dean Rasmussen Speaks With Inter-House Council; Scav Ends in Tie | Newsletter for May 13

Breckinridge House’s scav team, “Breckcest at Tiffin's,” tied with Snell-Hitchcock Hall’s team, “International Albequerque Balloon Fiesta,” after a weekend of frantic scavenging.


May 12, 2019