Katherine Vega


'Educate Yourself,' Says Trans Activist Janet Mock

Mock said there is no excuse for people not to to participate in important conversations unless they lack the resources to educate themselves about the relevant topics.


February 22, 2018

U.S. Supreme Court Sides with Oriental Institute in Terrorism Damages Case

Victims of a 1997 terrorist attack hoped to use the artifacts as a means to get compensation from Iran, but the Court sided with the Oriental Institute, which has held the artifacts on loan since the 1930s and has been slowly returning them to Iran.


February 21, 2018

Nikki Haley to Speak On Campus

Haley, now ambassador to the United Nations, previously spoke at the IOP in 2014.


February 7, 2018

Dorothy Butler Gilliam Gives Keynote Address at Annual MLK Celebration

Gilliam was the first African American female reporter at the Washington Post.


January 18, 2018

New Year, New Beer: Med Begins Serving Alcohol

After years as a BYOB, the Med will now serve wines, cocktails, and craft beers.


January 11, 2018

Remembering Stephen J. Albert

Albert believed "in theatre’s ability to change the world," his collaborator said of the Court Theatre executive director.


January 4, 2018

Senator Bernie Sanders Urges Zimmer to Let Unionization Vote Stand

Sanders had previously written a letter of support to graduate students preceding their vote in mid-October.


November 8, 2017

Court Theatre Director To Step Down

Stephen J. Albert will be returning to his company AlbertHall&Associates, which provides consulting services to arts and entertainment companies and nonprofit organizations.


November 8, 2017

Zimmer Debates Free Speech on College Campuses

“Disruptive protests, or other means of limiting the rights of others to engage in free expression, listening, and open discourse is not acceptable and is a violation of the University's commitment to free expression,” Zimmer said.


October 26, 2017

Office of Civic Engagement Launches Online Portal for Community-Oriented Student Jobs

The portal, titled Pathfinder, will match students to paid and volunteer positions based on their interests.


October 5, 2017