Katherine Vega

CONTRIBUTIONS

Director of Urban Education Institute Proposes New Community City College

Timothy Knowles, the outgoing director of the Urban Education Institute, has proposed a new community city college for high-achieving honors students in Chicago.

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Jan. 10, 2017

Student Activists Discuss Campaign Demands With Provost Diermeier

Last Friday, five student activists representing Fair Budget UChicago (FBU) and UChicago Student Action (UCSA) met with Provost Diermeier in a closed meeting in Levi Hall to discuss their campaign’s demands.

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Nov. 8, 2016

Office of the Provost Launches New Student Advisory Board

The Office of the Provost is launching a new student advisory board to address sexual misconduct and assess current University resources.

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Oct. 25, 2016

Safety and Security Dept. Finds Replacement for Marlon Lynch

Eric M. Heath will oversee the University’s initiative to increase the number of UCPD officers by 28 percent.

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Aug. 30, 2016

University Faces New Federal Title IX Investigations

University claims complaints predate stepped-up compliance.

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March 4, 2016

Standard & Poor’s Downgrades University’s Credit Rating to AA-

The decreased credit rating is due to elevated debt and operating deficits.

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Feb. 26, 2016

Open Letter From Faculty Pushes Fossil Fuel Divestment

“The orange square has become the symbol of divestment, so we thought it would be powerful to put one in the quad for each faculty member who signed our letter."

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Feb. 23, 2016

Phi Delta Theta Charter Suspended

UChicago’s Phi Delta Theta chapter will be “re-colonized” after current members graduate.

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Feb. 5, 2016

Anti-Aramark Group Hosts Teach-in

Fight for Just Food says Aramark is Part of the “Prison-Industrial Complex.”

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Jan. 22, 2016

IRC releases annual report on UCPD complaints

The eight complaints that were reviewed by the IRC focused on racial profiling, unprofessional or rude behavior, and unwarranted search or damage of property.

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Jan. 12, 2016