Paul J. Sally, Jr., of the University of Chicago has been awarded the first American Mathematical Society Award for Impact on the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics, the society announced today.
4/10/2014 1:00 PM EDT
University of Chicago researchers and their colleagues at University College London have performed a proof-of-concept experiment that will aid the future development of programmable quantum computers.
4/10/2014 11:00 AM EDT
The University of Chicago's International Human Rights Clinic has given students the opportunity to work on both local and international projects and cases, which represent some of today’s most pressing human rights concerns.
4/10/2014 9:00 AM EDT
The famed Tianjin Peking Opera Company will perform April 12 at the University of Chicago's Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts.
4/9/2014 4:25 PM EDT
An inscription on a 3,500-year-old stone block from Egypt may be one of the world’s oldest weather reports—and could provide new evidence about the chronology of events in the ancient Middle East.
4/1/2014 5:05 PM EDT
Women who are night owls share the same high propensity for risk-taking as men, according to a recent study by a University of Chicago professor.
4/1/2014 3:00 PM EDT
High-quality early childhood development programs with health care and nutritional components can help prevent or delay the onset of adult chronic disease,
3/28/2014 9:00 AM EDT
People who care about justice are swayed more by reason than emotion, according to new brain scan research from the University of Chicago Department of Psychology and Center for Cognitive and Social Neuroscience.
3/28/2014 8:40 AM EDT
Prof. William G. Howell hopes to focus the national conversation about the American presidency in his new book, Thinking about the Presidency: The Primacy of Power.
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7/3/2012 8:00 AM EDT
The University of Chicago has numerous experts who can comment on the scientific, social, political and cultural dimensions of the ongoing crisis in Japan. Our news officers can assist reporters looking for help with stories on nuclear science,...
3/18/2011 5:00 PM EDT
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12/3/2010 9:00 AM EST
Fathers’ Day is something of an empty holiday in many urban communities where men are often disconnected from family life, but social workers can make a difference against those odds. African-American fathers in particular could benefit from the...
6/15/2010 8:00 AM EDT
Experts from the University of Chicago address the following: 1) How do Americans feel about government spending on health? 2) Why is health care spending going up? 3) Looking at Medicare, what have been some of the problems? 4) What about the...
7/10/2009 1:00 PM EDT