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For a sustainable future, scientists rethink plastics and devices

UChicago scientists and engineers seek to transform plastics, electronics, transportation

Argonne National Laboratory celebrates 75 years of scientific discovery

Argonne National Laboratory traces its birth from a secret mission—the Manhattan Project during World War II—to create the world’s first self-sustaining nuclear...

A smarter way to solve the student debt problem

Blanket loan forgiveness less effective than helping those who need it most, research suggests

Many Americans are relaxing their pandemic precautions, survey finds

AP-NORC poll examines mask wearing, personal activities, opinions on COVID-19 restrictions lifting

UChicago instructors, grad students honored for exemplary teaching

The University of Chicago has honored nine instructors and graduate students for their exceptional work as teachers. Nominated by undergraduates in the...

Building molecules like Tinkertoys? A breakthrough study may pave the way

UChicago chemists aim to transform the field of chemical discovery

Smart Museum’s ‘Toward Common Cause’ exhibition to showcase MacArthur Fellows

Exhibitions at cultural institutions across the city will feature renowned artists

How a UChicago initiative fostered ‘synergy’ between art and science

Scholars reflect on the Arts, Science + Culture Initiative’s decade of impact

Confidence in COVID-19 vaccines rises as more Americans receive shots, survey says

Trust in COVID-19 vaccines have risen along with vaccination rates in the United States, but a those who remain hesitant are worried...

Two UChicago graduates named Knight-Hennessy Scholars

College alumni Salma Elkhaoudi and Kirk Lancaster to pursue graduate studies at Stanford University

The statistician in the library: Stephen Stigler’s four decades crossing disciplinary lines

Pioneering scholar talks Stigler’s Law, French lotteries and statistical history

How gender bias impacts college career guidance—and dissuades women from certain jobs

Women are twice as likely to receive unprompted info on work-life balance, study finds


Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.