Jake Smith


On convocation: Take your own advice

Hindsight provides a premise for advice-giving, but serves more for our own reconciliation than others’.


June 4, 2013

Once more, with feeling

Our generation has a clear grasp on the problems it faces—now it’s time to believe we can solve them.


May 21, 2013

Ineptitude or individuality?

UChicago is a place that encourages individuals to be who they are—but not necessarily by themselves.


May 7, 2013

A better Internet connection

Honest discussion about crucial issues is stifled when policing, not educating, is our priority.


April 23, 2013

A new trauma epicenter

If activists want to see a trauma center on the South Side, they may want to take their cause to City Hall.


April 16, 2013

Former Reagan home stays for now

The building's supposed historical value has delayed its demolition.


January 11, 2013

Colonel, researcher debate terrorism post—bin Laden

Two terrorism experts met at Harris School last night to talk about the future of the war on terror


May 6, 2011

Obama chooses Zimmer for Science Board

The White House announced that President Zimmer will be the newest addition to the body of advisors to the NSF.


April 19, 2011

Huerta, United Farm Workers co-founder, talks social justice

Over 180 students and Chicagoans filled the Cloister Club to hear Huerta talk about "Youth in Action," the theme of the night.


April 15, 2011

Conference inspires Gates wannabes

The Extreme Entrepreneurship Tour stopped at the U of C last Friday, offering advice for students interested in creating start-ups


April 12, 2011