Katherine Vega


Obama Visits Campus, Speaks to Student Leaders

“I want to work with [young people] to knock down those barriers."



April 25, 2017

Campus Religious Groups Respond to Climate Survey

About a third of Muslim respondents reported a negative climate, while Jewish respondents had the next highest level of dissatisfaction.


April 17, 2017

Amid Criticism of Violations, Fraternities Re-Sign Safety Pledge

Phoenix Survivor’s Alliance (PSA) met with Fraternities Committed to Safety (FSC) to discuss policy enforcement and alleged infractions at public events.


April 10, 2017

Muslim Student Association Hosts “Explore Islam” Week

Events gave a forum for interfaith dialogue and learning.


April 6, 2017

University Moves to Dismiss "Doe" Suit

Male student alleges anti-male bias by University in wake of sexual assault accusations against him.


March 9, 2017

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."


February 16, 2017

PSA Circulates Petition on No-Contact Orders

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


January 26, 2017

Students Settle Suit Prompted by Sexual Assault Accusation

Case alleging that University discriminated against accused student continues.


January 19, 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.


January 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.


November 8, 2016