UChicago Short List

UChicago Short List is a biweekly e-newsletter, which rolls multiple Alumni Association communications into one place to share news, job listings, events, and more for University of Chicago alumni, parents, families, and friends.

Questions? Comments? Drop us a line at uchicagoalumniassociation@uchicago.edu.

2017

May 23
Scav at 30, the Constitution at 230

May 9
34 money tips, 254 Saul Bellow boxes

April 25
Fast horses, tough women

April 11
What would Vonnegut do?

March 28
Gerrymandering and neuroscience made simple

March 14
Become a millionaire, perfect your NCAA bracket

February 28
Free speech, cheaper cancer treatments

February 14
For the love of neuropsychiatry and Carl Sagan

January 31
“Dear Mr. President…”

January 18
Reading this instead of going to the gym?

2016

December 20
Odyssey, octopuses, oncology

December 6
Latke? Hamantash? Bueller?

November 22
Zoos and zombies

November 8
Roosevelt defeats Landon!

October 25
Very superstitious, writing all month long

October 11
Vote confidently, eat knowingly, speak nicely

September 27
Back to UChicago, for students and alumni

September 13
Ancient economies, modern dilemmas, future data

August 30
Alien encounters, business contacts, family ties

August 16
Spare change, social change, climate change

August 2
Find a job, slow Alzheimer’s, start a revolution

July 19
Police reform, Trump’s appeal, Pokémon campus

July 6
Hamilton, how to retire at 33, UChicago’s Olympian

June 21
Dangerous curiosity, predicting divorce, Brexit

June 7
Business ethics, cancer moonshot, airport lines

May 24
A big boost for innovation

May 10
#UChiAW, repairing your rep, Prince, Trump

April 26
Investment advice, presidential power, Dr. Google

April 12
Obama’s return, your attractiveness, big dreams

March 29
Monster artists, career advice, improv law scholar

March 15
Academic dancer, sleep and the munchies, anagrams

March 1
Philip Glass, start-up pitch tips, and sea piracy

February 17
The Odyssey continues

February 2
Big telescope gets big upgrade

January 20
What Chicago leaders learned in South Africa

2015

December 29
Help your future self this New Year

December 15
Magna Carta, terrorism research, holiday crafts

December 1
Campus threat update, a law prof and police transparency, and predictions for 2040

November 17
Paris update, black millennials survey, job interview advice

November 3
Clean up your environment, your behavior, your soul

October 20
Homecoming, bedtime math stories, and catching cheaters

October 6
$100 million gift to create institute for conflict resolution

September 22
You're 125 years old? You look great!

September 8
Water bears, math anxiety, and how to sell more underwear

August 25
Octos, new glass, great teachers

August 11
The long and short of it

July 28
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