Welcome to UChicago!

Welcome to UChicago!

Dear Class of 2020 Student: Welcome and congratulations on your acceptance to the College at the University of Chicago. Earning a place in our community of scholars is no small achievement and we are delighted that you selected Chicago to continue your intellectual journey. Once here you will discover that one of University of Chicago’s […]

Fighting Methodist: Northwestern vows to accept all applicants to the Class of 2020, increase inclusivity

Fighting Methodist: Northwestern vows to accept all applicants to the Class of 2020, increase inclusivity

EVANSTON, IL — In a revolutionary, if not entirely unexpected, turn of events, Northwestern’s Office of Undergraduate Admission announced a plan to make college more inclusive for anyone who has applied: anyone who fills out an application to Northwestern is automatically accepted, an official from the department said. This policy change follows just days after […]

#SoundGoals: Bridging Global Divides through Music

#SoundGoals: Bridging Global Divides through Music

How was your day? Think about the question without visualizing anything; just listen. Hear the background drone of the construction on Sheridan, the conversations with your friends or the sizzling pans at Plex. Without using any images, you have walked through the memories of your day. The concept of “seeing” through sound may seem foreign, […]

#LIGO, and why you should care about it

#LIGO, and why you should care about it

On the first day of Physics 135-2, right after Dr. Brown started us on our journey into Electricity and Magnetism, we solved an example showing us that the electronic force between particles in atoms is far stronger than the gravitational force. How can it be then, that gravity can both be so anemic and shape the universe on […]

You Didn’t Know N.U. Has a Solar Car?

You Didn’t Know N.U. Has a Solar Car?

                      By Hangda Zhang The Northwestern Solar Car Team was testing its sixth generation solar car in the Ryan Field parking lot on May 23 when the speed of the hand-built vehicle reached 45 mph, its highest speed ever. Northwestern students are taking the solar […]

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