Maroon Editorial Board


Don't Just Digitize, Prioritize: The Case for NARA at the Obama Center

The Obama Center's physical facility should be run in conjunction with the National Archives.


April 8, 2019

Toni Preckwinkle, the Hyde Parker Who Will Fix Chicago

The Maroon Editorial Board endorses Toni Preckwinkle for mayor because she demonstrates the political know-how and fresh ideas necessary to lead Chicago.


February 19, 2019

Fifth Ward Aldermanic Endorsement: Gabriel Piemonte

Piemonte has been a rock in the community for decades.


February 13, 2019

20th Ward Aldermanic Endorsement: Anthony Driver

Driver is experienced, passionate, and realistic about the challenges he will face in office.


February 13, 2019

Two-Year Requirement Won't Make Housing Better

The University should aim to have students choose to stay.


January 29, 2019

Closed Observatory, Open Dialogue

The University has respectfully engaged with those affected by the Yerkes Observatory closure. Undergrads and union organizers deserve the same.


January 10, 2019

Early Decision Unfairly Favors Wealthy Applicants

The binding Early Decision admission plan unfairly disadvantages students who need to take financial aid into consideration when making their college decisions.


December 3, 2018

The Maroon Gives Thanks

What we're thankful for (and what we aren't).


November 19, 2018

Looking for a Better Way to Prevent Sexual Assault

UChicago’s current sexual assault prevention course is unspecific and unhelpful.


November 15, 2018

Liberals, Don’t Intern in the Trump Administration

The prestige of a federal government internship isn’t worth sacrificing your values.


November 8, 2018