Lorentz Hansen

CONTRIBUTIONS

DJ's Bike Doctor remains open despite financial troubles

“The bicycle business is a seasonal one that often presents challenges."

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May 28, 2015

Foundation reviews UChicago Core Curriculum for education research

The Foundation is investigating education methods in order to develop its own grant program

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May 8, 2015

University hosts Youth/Police Conference

"When I call what's going to come? A good cop or a bad cop? Are they going to be effective, do their job...or criminalize and penalize me before even knowing me?"

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April 28, 2015

Two students awarded peace grants to improve communities in Africa and Asia

The students were recently awarded $10,000 Davis Project for Peace Grants to find "solutions for resolving conflict and maintaining peace" in foreign countries.

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April 21, 2015

Chicago Innovation Exchange announces six finalists for grant

"If Chicago's sports teams prioritize sustainability, then we believe that fans and consumers will follow suit."

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April 10, 2015

Illinois House gets input from University on bill concerning UCPD

House Bill 3932 seeks to make private police records held by the UCPD accessible to the public.

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April 7, 2015

Chicago Park District may harness Lake Michigan’s waves to power pipe organ

The wave-powered pipe organ is inspired by one off the Adriatic coast in Zadar, Croatia.

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March 9, 2015

First black doctor who taught at University remembered, honored

Author of “The Biology of the Negro” challenged the foundation of racism in the 1940s.

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February 24, 2015

Study highlights gains from Match tutoring program

A new study examines a new tutoring program, modeled off a national system.

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February 5, 2015

Legal experts Posner and Stone critique human rights law

According to Posner, international human rights treaties are ineffective tools.

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January 30, 2015