Lokchi Lam


Gender Studies exhibit explores campus co-eds from founding to present

“If you said to someone, ‘Did you know that the U of C had a very prominent Home Ec department until the ’50s?’, people would laugh.”


April 3, 2009

Uncommon Fund winners include Shanty, birds

What do a shanty on the Midway, a radio telescope and a GBLTQ conference have in common? For one thing, they’re Uncommon.


March 6, 2009

Alderman, MAC support zoning change to allow hard liquor in 53rd St. building

MAC Property Management held a public meeting Monday to discuss its proposal to rezone the Del Prado, a building located at East 53rd Street and South Hyde Park Boulevard, so that businesses in the building will be able to obtain licenses to sell ha…


February 27, 2009

Margaret Rosenheim, former SSA dean, dead at 82

Rosenheim was known for her extensive work on juvenile delinquency and child welfare.


February 17, 2009

University-backed lawsuit against dry vote withdrawn

A lawsuit challenging a dry referendum in Hyde Park’s 39th precinct was withdrawn by its proponents out of concern that there would not be enough time for the suit to be completed before the November 4 elections.


October 28, 2008

Former math professor cites political corruption in his decision to seek state office

This election day, Chicago voters will be able check off the name of a former U of C professor. No, not that one.


October 17, 2008

College website highlights Chicago studies

Site is launched in conjunction with College's Chicago Studies interdisciplinary program.


October 10, 2008

Liquor licenses proposed on 55th Street

The potentially affected restaurants include The Nile, Thai 55, Morry’s Delicatessen, Cafe Corea, and Kikuya


October 4, 2008

Students mull Diversity Center plans


February 2, 2007

University bus service leaves students out in the cold


January 26, 2007