illustration of woman holding dove



Animal Studies 101

Two views of a burgeoning field.
Sally Sedgwick at her home in Chicago


alumni profile

The Mystery of G. W. F. Hegel

Philosopher Sally Sedgwick investigates one of the field’s most challenging thinkers.
alumni jason evans, rosie banks, and amy babinec at harold washington college


humanities at work

Teaching Community

Alumni find the right fit in the community college classroom.
Language instructors Ana Maria Lima, Alice McLean, Whitney Cox, and Noha Forster.


division priorities

Language Artists

A conversation about teaching and learning second languages.

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Nicholas Rudall and Charles Newell

A Stage for the Ages

Court Theatre, now in its 60th season, went from “a new type of summer theatre” to a Chicago institution.
Gary Tubb speaking at Center in Delhi opening

From Poetry to Particle Physics

The University’s Center in Delhi creates new opportunities for global exchange.
on campus
Theaster Gates

New Faculty, Fall 2014

New hires study papyrus documents, the South American avant-garde, the aesthetics of disgust, and more.
faculty profile
Vu Tran

Creative Honesty

Vu Tran helps his students—and himself—find truth in fiction.