Jennifer Standish

CONTRIBUTIONS

UChicago holds as eighth best in the world

MIT took first place.

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October 23, 2012

Fisher v. UT could affect U of C

The Supreme Court's affirmative action case could take away race as a factor in admissions.

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October 23, 2012

Palestinian advocates encourage action against U of C pension company

Students partnered with advocacy organization to strategize against TIAA-CREF investments.

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October 12, 2012

U of C students participate in Higgs boson research

Undergraduate students and alumni helped scientists on the ATLAS project, which contributed to the possible discovery of the Higgs boson particle earlier this month.

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July 22, 2012

U of C depositing $1 mil into four community banks

Senior administrators began looking into local banks after a meeting in February with students, who raised the University's engagement with community financial institutions as an issue.

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May 18, 2012

In the walls of beehives, study finds a tool against cancer

A UCMC study has found a substance called CAPE in beehives that inhibits cancer cell growth.

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May 11, 2012

Neuroscience behind 'Eternal Sunshine' has become a reality

Memory modification has had success reducing effects of PTSD.

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May 1, 2012

Pritzker students win fellowships after pressing for community health

Two University medical students are among 250 to receive fellowships for working on community health projects.

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April 27, 2012

Food may soften the pain of chemo, UCMC study says

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April 20, 2012

$2 mil gift will send budding human rights lawyers abroad

More law students interested in human rights will have the means to enter program.

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April 13, 2012