Christina Pillsbury




Jan. 10, 2011

Lipstick Killer: Murder, they wrote

In 1946, before William Heirens had turned 18, he’d already skipped his senior year of high school, gained admission to the University of Chicago, been elected vice president of the University’s Calvert Club, burglarized dozens of apartments, and ga…


November 30, 2010

Council bridges faculty gender gap

Women make up about a quarter of full-time faculty at the University of Chicago, leaving many women in departments with few or no other female colleagues.


November 30, 2010

Women in math: a complex problem

Part one of a two-part series on the faculty gender gap at the University explores a math department with no tenured female faculty.


November 19, 2010

Sixty years later, the Lipstick Killer on the U of C

A Grey City Preview: U of C second-year-turned-Chicago's most wanted


November 16, 2010

Dorms get new breed of residents

An increase in housing applications pushed the Housing office to open Stony Island to first-years and I-House to transfer students


October 3, 2010

In unprecedented move, sorority gets floor in I-House

Alpha Omicron Pi is the first U of C sorority to receive on-campus living and meeting spaces


September 20, 2010

Student sex magazine Vita re-enters with high hopes

Although the magazine started in 2004 and ran for four successful years, it has struggled to find participants and has been out of print since 2007.


May 28, 2010

Frats consider independence after Goff-Crews talk

Vice President for Campus Life Kim Goff-Crews made recommendations to fraternities with property regarding their role as members of the community at large.


May 21, 2010

Palestine "catastrophes" spur talk from Khalidi, Mearsheimer

The talk fell on Nakba Day, which memorializes the struggles of the Palestinian people in leaving the territory in 1948, when the U.N. declared the land to be Israel.


May 18, 2010