Peyton Jefferson



In #Strike4BlackLives March and Meetings, STEM Departments and Students Call for Change

The Astronomy and Astrophysics Department’s March Was a Part of the Day’s Broader #Strike4BlackLives and #ShutDownSTEM Movements Led by the Particles for Justice Organization.


June 25, 2020

Car Crashes Into Leona’s Pizzeria and Restaurant, Causes Extensive Damage

While several witnessed the event, only the person driving the car was injured.


June 11, 2020

UChicago Medicine Launches Clinical Trial Using Plasma to Treat COVID-19 Patients

The plasma from individuals who have recovered from COVID-19 contains antibodies that could be used to help current patients fight off the virus.


April 21, 2020

State Rep and Alum Theresa Mah Endorses UC United's Push for Ethnic Studies Department

“I truly admire the students behind the #EthnicStudiesNow Campaign of UChicago United,” Mah wrote to University President Robert Zimmer, in her letter of support.


March 3, 2020

Sun-Photographing Telescope Could Help Detect Solar Flares, Says Professor

Last month, the telescope revealed the world’s most detailed, high resolution images of the sun’s surface. A UChicago professor believes it could help save the world from the sun's solar flares.


February 20, 2020

UChicago Researchers Discover Potential Earth-Like Planet

The researchers are part of a NASA team running the Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite. The Earth-like planet is one of two planets that were discovered by the mission.


February 11, 2020

UChicago Professors, Helping Write the Official Oral History of the Obamas, Begin Their Research

The Obamas, who maintain a second home in Kenwood, were deeply embedded in University life during their time in Chicago.


September 28, 2019

Uncommon Interview: Mollie Stone, Director of UChicago’s University Chorus and Women’s Ensemble

The Maroon sat down with Mollie Stone to discuss her role in various music programs, her love for South African music, and her plans for the future.


June 4, 2019

College Council Representatives Elected for 2019-2020

Second-year Myles Hudson will be the chair of College Council next year, and John Kunzo will be the class representative for the Class of 2022.


May 30, 2019

Seminary Co-Op to Transition from Co-Op Model to Nonprofit

The shift comes after years of discussions and losses for the bookstore chain.


May 29, 2019