Jon Catlin

CONTRIBUTIONS

U of C tweets its way to the online top

University efforts to increase its online outreach have paid dividends in internet traffic.

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April 17, 2012

Journalist disputes international perceptions of Israeli democracy

Blumenthal shines a light on Israeli human rights abuses during a lecture in Stuart Hall.

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April 16, 2012

From finance, former sculptor returns to art

Financier and industrialist alum discusses new novel based off of his life in foreign investment.

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April 6, 2012

History is weighed at Gossett Lecture

Invited speaker Alvin H. Rosenfeld examined Holocaust survivor Primo Levi’s post-war writings and his search for closure.

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February 28, 2012

Professors praise Occupy, with slings and arrows for Rahm

The panelists included faculty in the political science and English departments here, as well as at Columbia University.

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February 10, 2012

Student group seeks to start dialogue around campus safety

The Chicago Justice Initiative RSO aims to bring a new focus to campus security.

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January 27, 2012

Rodents choose not to rat each other out

A team of University researchers have confirmed the existence of something akin to human empathy in rats, after months of laboratory testing.

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January 27, 2012

Occupy movement shows hope for cooperation, sociologist says

Richard Sennett (A.B. '64) discussed the capacity of humans to cooperate Wednesday afternoon.

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January 27, 2012

Israel bias on college campuses, activists claim

Panelist and journalist Ali Abunimah (A.M. ’95) argued that the Palestinian perspective is unwelcome on college campuses.

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January 20, 2012

Evoking FDR, Boyer gives a "fireside chat"

Boyer spoke about the history of the Core and the College's admission standards Tuesday evening.

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January 20, 2012