Katherine Vega


Wake Forest University Maya Angelou Presidential Chair Speaks at Annual OBS Event

Harris-Perry, who was an MSNBC host, told the audience that “Cable news is rotten and evil."


Feb. 17, 2017

PSA Circulates Petition on No-Contact Orders

Pheonix Survivors Alliance is circulating a petition demanding the University make changes to NCO's.


Jan. 27, 2017

Students Settle Suit Prompted by Sexual Assault Accusation

Case alleging that University discriminated against accused student continues.


Jan. 20, 2017

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.


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.


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.


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.


Aug. 30, 2016

University Faces New Federal Title IX Investigations

University claims complaints predate stepped-up compliance.


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.


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."


Feb. 23, 2016