Pranathi Posa

News Editor

CONTRIBUTIONS

What Does the Legalization of Marijuana in Illinois Mean?

The Maroon looks at how marijuana legalization will affect the University and the state.

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May 20, 2019

What Does an Elected School Board Mean for Chicago?

Hyde Park politicians have thrown their support behind a new bill proposing an elected school board.

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April 29, 2019

How Hyde Park Voted

We broke down how the neighborhood voted in Chicago's historic runoff election.

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April 14, 2019

Lightfoot Beats Preckwinkle by Wide Margin to be First UChicago Alum, Black Woman as Mayor

After a surprising rise in a crowded mayoral field, Lightfoot promises accountability to Chicagoans.

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April 2, 2019

Newly Reelected Sophia King Looks Ahead to Next Four Years

King talked her mental health task force, supporting aldermanic prerogative, and reforming TIF.

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March 11, 2019

Preckwinkle Campaign Party

Preckwinkle's campagin party in Kenwood

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Feb. 27, 2019

UChicago Alums Lightfoot and Preckwinkle Head to Historic Runoff

Bill Daley conceded around 9:40 p.m.

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February 26, 2019

Preckwinkle, A Favorite for Mayor, Casts Her Vote Near Campus

Mayoral candidate and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle casts her ballot Tuesday morning in the Fourth Ward.

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February 26, 2019

2019 Chicago City Elections Voting Guide

Be an informed voter on February 26, courtesy of The Maroon.

FEATURE

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February 16, 2019

What Do Chicago's Aldermen Do?

Candidates have vowed to curb aldermanic privileges and build back trust in their wards amid a long history of corruption in City Council.

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February 15, 2019