Alison Gill


Lucinda Williams Transcendent at Unity Temple in "Good Souls Better Angels" Tour

The country-rock star stirred up emotions and commanded an astounding presence in an intimate, rollicking Oak Park concert.


May 10, 2022


5:17 p.m.

From Stage to Screen: "One Night in Miami" Dazzles in Regina King's Film Adaptation

Though ostensibly a historical film, “One Night in Miami” grapples with racism in a way that echoes conversations we are still having today.


February 3, 2021


7:07 p.m.

Aaron Sorkin’s Newest Film on Trial

"The Trial of the Chicago 7," out on Netflix, is quintessential Aaron Sorkin: snappy dialogue, timely political anxieties, near-complete erasure of female characters, and a healthy dose of moral liberalism.


November 12, 2020

"Dick Johnson is Dead"…and Alive and Dying and Immortal

Unsurprisingly touching, Kirsten Johnson combines a deft cinematic touch with subversively humorous and daring conceits [in her documentary "Dick Johnson is Dead"].


October 20, 2020

UChicago Athletic Community Seeks to Increase Civic Engagement

In partnership with UChiVotes, Maroon student-athletes are aiming for 100% voter registration in the athletic community.


October 13, 2020

A Summer of Change in Sports

The Maroon sports editors look back at a turbulent spring and summer for athletics to start the school year.


September 23, 2020

Autumn Varsity Preseason Cancelled

The University has cancelled its initial plans to offer a limited preseason for varsity programs.


August 27, 2020

Letter from the Editors

The Sports Editors outline the reopening of athletics across the nation in the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.


June 2, 2020

Despite Its Stars, "The Lovebirds" Fails to Take Flight

While actors Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani possess a dynamism and universal appeal rarely found in their peers today, their potential in "The Lovebirds" is cut short by underwhelming writing and bland directing.


June 1, 2020

Coach of the Year: Sharon Dingman Led Volleyball to Program High Mark

Head volleyball coach Sharon Dingman earns Coach of the Year honors after pushing her team a historic season.


May 25, 2020