Matthew Lee

News Editor


College Council Selects Final 2022 Representative in Tiebreaker Vote

The tiebreaker was held to decide which of two write-in candidates will fill the seat left vacant by third-year Zebeeb Nuguse’s election as College Council chair.


October 20, 2020

College Council Selects Chair; Vacant Class of 2022 Seat to Be Filled via Tiebreaker

Following the election of Zebeeb Nuguse as chair, College Council will convene on October 20 to vote on whether Evita Duffy or Allen Abbott—each of whom received only two write-in votes—becomes the Class of 2022’s fourth representative.


October 14, 2020

Jade Court

The storefront of Jade Court, a Chinese restaurant to open in Harper Court.


Oct. 13, 2020

Winners of Fall 2020–21 Student Government Elections Announced

The election gave College students in the Classes of ’21, ’22, ’23, and ’24 a chance to select their College Council.


October 12, 2020

14 Positive COVID-19 Tests in 2nd Week of School, University Reports

The school also reported a 5-person cluster off-campus


October 9, 2020

Nine Positive COVID-19 Results and 14 Reported Cases Since Student Move-In

Administrators reported a 0.18 percent positivity rate in the University’s first two weeks of surveillance testing, and said two students were removed from housing for autumn quarter for violations of COVID safety precautions.


October 2, 2020

Man Shot Near Corner of 53rd and Lake Park

The man has been transported to the UChicago Medical Center, according to local sources.


September 25, 2020

53rd Shooting 9/24/2020

Emergency response to a shooting that occured near the corner of 53rd and S Lake Park Ave on the evening of 9/24/2020.


Sept. 25, 2020

Out of 910 Move-In Tests, Two Students Test Positive for Coronavirus

The two positives came out of the 910 students whose COVID-19 tests were tested by end-of-day Tuesday. 678 tests remain to be examined.


September 24, 2020

New Hyde Park Restaurants Promise to Spice Up Fall Quarter

Two new fast-casual options, Wingstop and the boozy Taco Bell Cantina, add to Hyde Park’s wide variety of non-Bartlett dining options.


September 24, 2020