Katherine Vega


UCPD to create advisory board drawing from local community

The UCPD's Community Advisory Board will include members from Oakland, Kenwood, Hyde Park, and Woodlawn neighborhoods.


May 5, 2015

Provost announces new administrative cost-cutting initiative

Neither Provost Isaacs nor the University's News Office could be reached for comment.


April 27, 2015

SG announces Student Leadership Stipend program

This program would allow leaders of student groups to apply for $250 stipends every quarter to offset some of the costs of working so that they will be able to devote sufficient time to their organizations.


April 17, 2015

University financial aid budget projected to increase by 5 percent

The University's financial aid budget is set to rise by $117 million next year.


April 14, 2015

Arrested protestors for trauma center appear in court, are released

"The point was to draw attention to the issue and show how far we are able to go."


April 3, 2015

Incumbent aldermen reelected in the fourth and fifth wards

Will Burns won 55.4% of the fourth ward vote and Leslie Hairston won 52.5% of the fifth ward vote.


February 27, 2015

Chicago mayoral candidate Willie Wilson speaks at the IOP

Wilson is tied for second place behind current mayor Rahm Emanuel.


February 19, 2015

History of trauma center closing

UCMC adult Level I trauma center operated 1986–1988


February 17, 2015

UCMC opens new Heart and Vascular Center

The center has been in development for the past 13 years and will employ over 40 faculty experts.


February 13, 2015

Students prepare for municipal elections

Partisan and nonpartisan student groups are campaigning on behalf on municipal candidates


February 5, 2015