Varun Joshi


Uncommon Hacks Awards Quirky Innovations

The second-annual "Uncommon Hacks" competition featured inventions including a beer-pong video game and a Teletubby with a human face.


January 16, 2017

Computer Science Department to Move to Crerar

The Department of Computer Science and the Computational Institute will be moving to the second and third floors of Crerar Library in 2018.


November 29, 2016

The Push to Be World Class: A New Direction For the Computer Science Department

"What is the smallest size a really world class CS department can be?"



November 29, 2016

Law Professor Rejects Accusation That He Mailed Feces to Academics

Had Clashed With Recipients Over Ranking System for Philosophy Departments.


October 18, 2016

UChicago Tied With Northwestern in New Rankings

UChicago is the 13th best U.S. college, according to the inaugural Wall Street Journal rankings.


October 6, 2016

New Collaboration Will Explore the Microbiome

The University Will Work With Argonne National Laboratory and the Marine Biological Laboratory to Research the Function of Microbes.


May 20, 2016

Two Donations to Support Computer Science

The gifts will fund three new professorships and expand initiatives in data science.


May 6, 2016

Philosophy Professor Addresses the Purpose of Life in Virtue Initiative Lecture

Müller said this question can only be “meaningfully asked, but not argumentatively answered” by philosophy.


April 12, 2016

UChicago Ranked Second Most Hardworking School

UChicago was listed below MIT, and above academic peers such as Yale University, Princeton University, Stanford University, Columbia University, and Harvard University.


January 18, 2016