The University of Chicago’s Independent Student Newspaper since 1892

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The University of Chicago’s Independent Student Newspaper since 1892

Chicago Maroon

The University of Chicago’s Independent Student Newspaper since 1892

Chicago Maroon

Basil Egli

Basil Egli, Deputy News Editor, DEI Board member, Project Director

Basil Egli is a member of the Class of 2024 from Nashville, Tennessee. He has worked as a reporter and deputy editor for the News section since 2020, focusing on science journalism, obituaries, and academia. He is also the director of The Maroon’s oral history initiative, working in tandem with the Podcast section. You can find his writing here on The Maroon’s website and live coverage written by him and other members of the News section on the @NewsMaroon Twitter account. In his free time, Basil enjoys rummaging through The Maroon’s extensive archives and taking a break with a good Maroon crossword.

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