Laura Gersony

CONTRIBUTIONS

Students in Sustainability: A Rocky Road to a Greener Campus

Amid a growing appetite for ambitious sustainability reform, student leaders voice concern about the University’s commitment to environmentalism.

FEATURE

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April 21, 2020

Student App Ambassadors Take to Social Media as In-Person Connection Grows Scarce

Student representatives, hired by social media companies to tout their brand on UChicago’s campus, are reimagining their approach in light of social distancing measures necessitated by the novel coronavirus.

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April 7, 2020

Race and Romance Examined at Multi-Ethnic Student Society Event

Students discussed patterns of attraction, racial beauty standards, and interracial relationships at the Center for Identity and Inclusion.

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March 27, 2020

Non-Faculty Staff Await News on Possible Cutbacks, Paid Leave for Coming Months

Staff members across the University say a cloud of uncertainty hangs over spring quarter.

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March 17, 2020

Maroon Voter Guide

Leading up to the March 17th Primary, The Maroon has put together a series of explainers and candidate guides to help UChicago and Hyde Park voters make informed choices.

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March 11, 2020

Voter Guide: What Do the Offices Up for Election Do?

Here's what you need to know to understand the offices that are up for election in the primary and the powers of the people who will hold them.

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March 11, 2020

Voter Guide: IL Supreme Court First Judicial District

Seven candidates are vying for one of the seats representing the First Judicial District on the Illinois Supreme Court. Here's what you need to know.

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March 11, 2020

UChicago Professor Argues That Ideas of Candidate “Electability” Are Heavily Influenced by Gender

Professor Linda Zerilli said that voters considering electability should be mindful of double standards based on categories such as a candidate’s gender or race.

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February 20, 2020

Elizabeth Warren on Caucus Night

Senator Elizabeth Warren address the crowd at her Des Moines rally on the night of the 2020 Iowa Caucuses.

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Feb. 21, 2020

UChicago Students Respond to Elizabeth Warren’s Faltered Start

The Massachusetts senator has had a slow start in the 2020 primary, creating questions about the campaign going forward and what it means for a candidate to be “electable.”

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February 19, 2020