Asher Klein


The devil in the white city?

Bringing you an omen of doom, just in time for Halloween.


October 28, 2010

Northwestern dean offers Halloween costume advice

NU Dean of Students Burgwell J. Howard fends off scary scandals with advice on Halloween attire in a campus e-mail.


October 27, 2010

U of C posts $500 million gain in FY 2010

An 18.9-percent increase in the last fiscal year brought the University's endowment to $5.54 billion. The fund is still more than $1 billion off from its high of $6.63 billion at the end of fiscal year 2008.


October 22, 2010

Cops patrol quad in response to assault

In response to last week’s assault outside Cobb Hall, UCPD is posting an officer on the main quad 20 hours a day.


October 19, 2010

Esteemed computer science prof dies

Niyogi was slated to begin his tenure as chairman of the Computer Science department last year when a cancer diagnosis forced the department to seek another leader.


October 15, 2010

No Wrongdoing by Trustee Implicated in Ponzi Scheme

Steve G. Stevanovich (A.B. '85, M.B.A. ’90) was accused in a civil lawsuit of allegedly and knowingly contributing $3.2 billion to a Minnesota-based Ponzi scheme. UPDATED with settlement of lawsuit.


October 12, 2010

5757 building meeting tempers concerns

University architect Steve Wiesenthal and Boston firm Ann Beha Architects offered its vision of 5757 South University Avenue at a lunchtime meeting Wednesday in Ida Noyes Hall.


October 8, 2010

MLS to MBA: An interview with Seth Stammler

From Thierry Henry's teammate to Booth school student


October 8, 2010

Anthropology professor Dawdy named MacArthur Fellow

The $500,000 grant will allow Professor Shannon Dawdy to continue her work on the largest archeological dig in New Orleans


October 3, 2010

U of C included in "36 Hours in Chicago"

The Times includes Hyde Park in its what to see in Chicago quick hits list. Really though? Really?


September 25, 2010