Chicago Sun-Times (October 31, 2012)
UChicago Promise, a new program to help Chicago high-school students prepare for and thrive in college while eliminating debt, inspires thanks.
NPR (October 30, 2012)
Kurt Vonnegut's (AM'71) letters reveal the author as an example of the "flawed, wonderful humanity that he loved and despaired over his entire life."
Salon (October 27, 2012)
Known for her darkly funny YouTube series, Caitlin Doughty, AB'06, conveys a "positive death message" to encourage honest, open mourning.
Wall Street Journal (October 25, 2012)
Theaster Gates, the University's director of arts and public life, is named an Innovator of the Year for art that is transforming his South Side neighborhood.
New York Times (October 23, 2012)
The "once in a generation" 53rd Street revitalization effort attempts to strengthen the University's relationship with Hyde Park.