Tony Brooks

News Editor


U of C. Announces Second Round of CARES Act Grants

The second round of CARES Act grants will allow students to submit FAFSAs until October 16.


October 8, 2020

CPD blocks 55th

Chicago Police Department vehicles blocked access to the Dorchester block of 55th Street.


Oct. 8, 2020

What You Missed: A Spring and Summer of News

Hyde Park and the city has had a lot happen in the last six months. The Maroon is here to give you a rundown of what you've missed.


September 15, 2020

Professors Will Individually Choose Whether to Hold In-Person Classes Fall Quarter

In an email to University instructors, top administrators wrote that no instructor will be required to teach in person in the fall. The email also included some plans to return to resume some in-person teaching, including contact tracing.


June 27, 2020


The form that Mac residents sign before entering into rent discussions.


April 23, 2020

University Freezes Salaries and Hiring, Affirms Commitment to Low-Income Students Amid COVID-19 Turmoil

New staff hiring “will be strictly limited to those fully supported by external grant funding or critical to the core mission of the University,” Zimmer's email said.


April 8, 2020

Admin Email Says University Supports DACA Students

Dean of Students Rasmussen said that the email is in anticipation of an upcoming Supreme Court decision on DACA


January 24, 2020

Zimmer Talks First Amendment, Finance on Davos Panel

"There was a degree of complacency that needed to be overcome," Zimmer said of the University when he became President.


January 21, 2020

University Executive Vice President Named President of Clark University

David Fithian will assume the role in Worcester, Massachusetts on July 1st.


January 21, 2020

College Scorecard Data Reveals Which Majors Fare the Best Post-Graduation

On November 20, the U.S. Department of Education released data on the expected earnings and debt of university graduates, categorized by institution, degree type, and degree field.


November 27, 2019