Jonathan Lai



New committee lets experts weigh in on U of C construction

The University has formed a Heritage Resources Committee composed of experts in architecture, urban planning, and preservation to guide future decisions on building projects.


November 9, 2010

U of C begins removal of CTS stained glass

Multiple stained glass windows were removed last week from the 5757 South University Avenue, to be incorporated into the Chicago Theological Seminary's new building.


November 5, 2010

Halloween party gets the boo!

The Booth School’s Belgian Halloween Party got spooked this weekend for the first time since its inception in 1992.


November 2, 2010



Oct. 31, 2010

City to close roads for Obama rally Saturday

President Obama will bring crowds and road closures with him to a rally on campus Saturday.


October 29, 2010

Stimulus ends, but work-study still strong

The University’s federal work-study funding increased for the 2010-11 school year, according to Director of College Aid Alicia Reyes, even though many colleges and universities are losing work-study dollars as federal stimulus money runs out.


October 26, 2010

Co-op, admin solicit input for renovations

The University and the Seminary Co-op bookstore are soliciting community input on building renovations as the Co-op prepares to move.


October 5, 2010

Subpoena targets programs approved by UCMC executive

State officials allege the Let's Talk, Let's Test Foundation spent hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars on illegal staff bonuses.


June 11, 2010

Yerkes to link up with world telescopes

Since radio telescopes overtook observatory research in the 1940s, Yerkes has shifted from research to astronomy education.


May 14, 2010

Looking to secure liquor licenses, Walgreens faces fight with alderman

The stores hope to sell beer and wine, but aren’t seeking to re-introduce the large liquor sections of the past, according to an April 14 article in the Hyde Park Herald.


April 20, 2010