Sonia Schlesinger

News Editor  /  @sonischlesi


University announces end to part-time student status

Students must now register for at least three courses per quarter.


October 9, 2015

The Hyde Park Hunt is on

University puts on first ever Hyde Park scavenger hunt for first-year students.


October 2, 2015

What “Fight for Fifteen” means for Hyde Park business owners

Business owners in Hyde Park expressed support for minimum wage increases but worry about their economic effects



June 2, 2015

What "Fight for Fifteen" mean for Hyde Park business owners


June 1, 2015

Community members demand benefits with arrival of Obama Presidential Library

“We’re focusing on how to consider the needs of the community and also the needs of the library.”


May 18, 2015

UCMC nurses finalize new four-year labor contract

The National Nurses Union and University of Chicago Medical Center reached a wage agreement for nurses.


May 11, 2015

Hyde Park sees slight increase in violent crime this year

Slight increase is still far below rates from six years ago


April 28, 2015

Students review University’s comments on their college applications

Students across the country have been using FERPA rights to view admission documents held by their respective universities.


April 14, 2015

Uncommon Fund money for quadcopter, "hanging out," and more

Other funded projects include a pig roast on the quad, a Young Adult fiction section of the Regenstein and bubble soccer.


April 3, 2015

English major alum might go to Mars

"I think every day [on Mars] will be a life-changing discovery."


February 27, 2015