Peter Maheras

CONTRIBUTIONS

UChicago Crime Lab Founds Community Safety Leadership Academies to Train Police Leaders

The academy will include training for both police and violence intervention organizations to address public safety through community-based prevention.

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May 19, 2022

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11:42 p.m.

University Launches Council to Obtain Community Input on Public Safety Decisions

The Public Safety Advisory Council will be a permanent body and will include student representatives, faculty members, parents, and South Side residents.

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May 10, 2022

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9:59 p.m.

Campus COVID-19 Cases Decline Amid Increase in City of Chicago’s Risk Level

The latest UChicago Forward email reminded individuals with symptoms to stay home but mentioned no changes to University COVID-19 policies.

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May 6, 2022

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8:44 p.m.

UChicago/Community Relations Council Appointee Arsima Araya Wants to Share the Stories of the South Side

First-year Araya, chosen as the undergraduate representative on the council by University officials and Undergraduate Student Government, began her 18-month tenure in March.

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April 24, 2022

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6:51 p.m.

University Reports Nearly 50 Percent Increase in New COVID-19 Cases

The University also announced that isolation-in-place measures in residence halls would be reinstated to conserve space in Stony Island Hall.

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April 15, 2022

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11:11 p.m.

University Enacts Limited Isolation-in-Place to Conserve Stony Island Space

Only students who live in a single or a double where both students have tested positive will be asked to isolate in their dorm to conserve space in Stony Island.

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February 18, 2022

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10:10 a.m.

Ombuds Office Reports Highlights Common Issues Among Students, Offers Potential Solutions

Cases stemmed from confusion over grading, funding, and relationships with faculty.

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February 15, 2022

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6:33 p.m.

New Student Advocate’s Office at USG Aims to Help Students with Administrative and Disciplinary Procedures

The office will provide individualized support for students in cases within three divisions: conduct, housing, and financial aid.

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December 29, 2021

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10:22 p.m.

University Forms Council to Assess and Improve Relationship With South Side

The new Council on UChicago/Community Relations will consist of students, faculty, staff, and members of the surrounding community.

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December 18, 2021

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6:12 p.m.

UChicago, CPD Detailed Collaboration Plan for Increased Police Patrols and Surveillance Technology in Response to Violent Incidents

At a campus-wide safety webinar held on Wednesday, CPD Superintendent David Brown joined University president Paul Alivisatos and AVP of Safety & Security Eric Heath to discuss policing strategies and enhanced transportation supports to ensure campu…

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November 18, 2021

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9:28 p.m.