Jamie Ehrlich

Deputy News Editor  /  @jamie_ehrlich


Ebola Ruled Out After Death of Former Biological Sciences Researcher

City spokesperson says there is “no concern” about infectious diseases.


Feb. 22, 2017

Oriental Institute Future Uncertain Under Trump Administration

In an interview with the Maroon, the director of the Oriental Institute voiced concerns about performing fieldwork, inviting scholars, and collaborating with the 7 affected countries.



Feb. 21, 2017

Law School Alum to Be Chief of Staff to Secretary Tillerson

Margaret Peterlin (J.D. '00) was the first editor-in-chief of The Chicago Journal of International Law.


Feb. 14, 2017

University Files Joint Amicus Brief Opposing Immigration Order

The brief states that the executive order threatens the ability of the universities to “educate future leaders from nearly every continent.”


Feb. 13, 2017

College Grad Hired as Aide to White House Chief Strategist

Julia Hahn (A.B. ’13) will join the White House this month as an aide to Chief Strategist Steve Bannon.


Jan. 30, 2017

The Mysterious World of Sid Colton

Alumnus Sid Colton discusses campus fame, challenging the administration, and his dog, Ethel.


Jan. 17, 2017

SG Assembly Calls for Part of SG Budget to Be Allocated Toward Undocumented Students

Student Government (SG) General Assembly passed two resolutions on Monday evening—one calling for the creation of a Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) advisory council, and one calling on the University to become a “sanctuary campus.”


Jan. 10, 2017

Lester Holt to Interview Obama Tomorrow at a Hyde Park Restaurant

NBC declined to provide the exact time or location citing security reasons.


Jan. 9, 2017

College Council 01/05/17 Undocumented Students

The authors present their resolutions before the vote.


Jan. 6, 2017

College Council Calls on University to Support Undocumented Students

One calls for a "sanctuary campus." The other asks for student representation on a council.


Jan. 6, 2017