Laila Abdelmonem


Music Festival Moved to Jackson Park for 2016

The music festival was relocated from Soldier Field due to a scheduling conflict.


February 26, 2016

University Buildings Experience Power Outage Amidst Snowstorm

While the outage did not affect all parts of campus, many apartment complexes and University owned buildings lost power.


January 18, 2016

Lawyer and Theater Supporter Richard Orlikoff Dies at 92

Hyde Park lawyer defended the theater troupe that would be the genesis of The Second City.


January 15, 2016

Seven Firms to Compete for Obama Library Design

The library, to be built in either Washington Park or Jackson Park, is set to be completed in 2020.


January 8, 2016

University hosts forum in honor of late professor Friedrich Katz

“[Professor Katz] was one of the most important historians of the Mexican revolution, and he also was very important for making Chicago a center for the study of Mexican history.”


November 3, 2015

Professor Thomas J. Miles appointed new dean of the Law School

New dean will take up role on November 1.


October 27, 2015

UChicago professor wins Emmy for PBS series “Your Inner Fish”

"Your Inner Fish" documentary nominated for Outstanding Science and Tech Production, wins for Graphic Design and Art Direction


October 9, 2015