Sam Joyce


Reflections on a Fiasco

A catastrophic, contested election proves the need for electoral reform.


May 23, 2020

Good Job, Bob

The University of Chicago is showing other universities how to support their employees during the pandemic.


April 7, 2020

Be Judicious About Those Judicial Votes

Taking the time to make informed voting decisions when it comes to judges on the ballot is vital.


February 25, 2020

Don't Neglect Those Down-Ballot Offices

While it is easy to get so caught up in presidential politics that we forget about local elections, it is vital that we tune in to these down-ballot races too.


February 6, 2020

Behold the Bonfires

The University has limitless opportunities when it comes to spreading holiday cheer.


November 25, 2019

Requiem for the Taxi Building

Demolishing historical architecture like the taxi building raises concerns about patterns of luxury development across Hyde Park.


October 30, 2019

Thank You for Trader Joe's

Trader Joe's is the ideal replacement for Treasure Island, filling a niche in the Hyde Park grocery market.


May 20, 2019

Reform Means More Security Alerts

The Reform slate’s emphasis on increased security alerts fails to acknowledge what students actually want from the UCPD.


May 6, 2019

Tarver Offers Inadequate Explanation for Rent Control Shift

25th District residents deserve a better reason for their Representative’s apparent flip-flop.


April 15, 2019

Is Chicago Finally Ready for Reform?

Chicago is infamous for its culture of political corruption, but last week’s election results suggest that change may be coming.


March 4, 2019