Brittany Birberick


Ad hoc group forms in response to arrest

An ad hoc group of nine students and one faculty member will advise protocol changes, Kim Goff-Crews announced at an open forum Wednesday.


April 30, 2010

South African judge lectures on same-sex marriage

The court ruled that the ban on same-sex marriage was a violation of the South African constitution.


February 5, 2010

Two art scholars up for for $100K prize

Tania Bruguera, a visual arts professor and performance artist, and Renaissance Society assistant curator Hamza Walker (A.B. ’88) were nominated for the artist and writer/curator categories, respectively.


November 20, 2009

Cook County may cut care at local hospital

Provident Hospital would focus on outpatient and preventative care services if the plan, which faces strong opposition from the community, is approved.


November 6, 2009

Nickel and Dimed author decries peppy approach to recovery

Ehrenreich questioned the expectation of a constant upbeat attitude.


October 23, 2009

University earns C on eco-report card

The Sustainable Endowments Institute, which rates 332 schools, gave A-minuses,the highest grade it gave,to many of the University’s peers, including Stanford and the University of Pennsylvania. The U of C's score has trended upwards since its first …


October 16, 2009

Boyer's bike tour highlights Obama, Olympics, and White Castle

Many sites related back to the University, even though they were miles away. On 1900 Prairie Avenue, Boyer offered an anecdote about how the U of C was “born over on the corner” in the house of Silas Cobb, the first person to contribute $100,000 to …


October 13, 2009