Camille Kirsch

News Editor


"Objectivity Isn't Objective:" South Side Weekly Leadership Talks Past, Future of Paper

"The Weekly strives for citizen journalism, which by my definition means you don’t need to be someone with a journalism degree, you don’t have to be someone who’s a career journalist. People have knowledge from their experiences."


March 6, 2017

Five Professors Awarded Sloan Fellowship

Sloan Research Fellowships are awarded annually to 126 scholars who have distinguished themselves early in their careers.


February 23, 2017

BuzzFeed Editor Talks Fake News at IOP Event

Silverman defined fake news as “something that’s 100 percent false, that was created consciously to be false."


February 14, 2017

College Housing: Past and Present

Housing at the University has entered a new era, as the closure of satellite dorms at the end of the 2015–16 school year and new large, centrally-located buildings are reshaping what it means to be a resident at the University of Chicago.


February 9, 2017

Trauma Center Head Announced

"Through listening, I am hoping to increasingly partner with the community as they one by one drop the shroud of skepticism and see the University’s commitment to the communities that we serve."



January 11, 2017

University Funds Affiliated Start-Ups

The University of Chicago announced a new initiative which aims to bolster campus entrepreneurship by funding university-affiliated startups.


January 10, 2017

Trump Said to Be Considering University Alum Jim O'Neill for FDA Head

O’Neill would be the first alumnus to be appointed to a role in the Trump administration.


December 15, 2016

Sandhill Cranes



Nov. 22, 2016

Students Flock to See Sandhill Crane Migration

The Biological Sciences Division led a trip to the Indiana wetlands to see sandhill cranes rest on their long migration south.



November 21, 2016

Target Celebrates Grand Opening; Clash Over Liquor License Continues

One resident raised concerns about the impact of the Target on local small businesses.


November 7, 2016