Chicago Women in the Media


Aida Giachello among three recipients of the Diversity Leadership Council's 2014 Diversity awards 12/19/13

Eva Fishell Lichtenberg, Nancy Parra, and Lauren Henry among alumni and faculty honored for accomplishments in their fields 4/16/2013

Law School Alumna Debra Cafaro, '82, donates $4 million for full-tuition scholarships 3/26/13

Chicago alum Michelle Quay receives Gates Cambridge Scholarship 2/18/13

Distinguished scientist and alumna Lynn Margulis passes at 73 12/1/2011

Film pioneer Sherry Lansing pledges $5 million to her alma mater, the Laboratory School 11/30/2011

Lauren Tillinghast uses her philosophy training as an alternative to psychotherapy.

Minow leads push for corporate reform, Jell Minow (JD '77)

Elizabeth Kneebone, Poor Suburbia: Rethinking the geography of American poverty, MPP'03

Mary Schmitt, used her internship at Hyde Park Art Center to explore the ways in which people and art merge (MAPH '09)

Julia Oldham's artwork is inspired by creatures that make most people squeal (MFA'05)

Anthropologist Kath Weston "chronicles" poverty in motion on America's buses (AB'78, AM'81)

Anthropoloy comes alive in one-women show with Kit Novotny (AB '09)

Alice Sverdlik (AB '06) Helps the World's Urban Poor

Meghan Holtan (AB'04) Brings the Circus to Her Native Alaska

Cristina Moon (AB'05) on Her Mission for Burma

2008 Alumni Medal Winner Mildred Dresselhaus (PhD, '58) Talks to UChicago Magazine

Art Historian Erin Hogan (AM'91, PhD'99) Takes Road Trip

How Karla Scherer's (MA'99) Master's Thesis Created the University's Center for American Culture

Karen Parkhill (MBA'92) wins 2008 Chicago Booth's Young Alumni Award

Joanne Smith (MBA'00) wins 2008 Chicago Booth's Public Sector/Public Service Award

Composer Stacey Garrop (AM'95) on her Emotionally Wrenching Work

Radio Producer Alissa Miller (MPP'99, MBA'99) on Her Career Path

Ingrid Mattason (PhD'99) Discusses Her Presidency of the Islamic Society of North America

Supreme Court Librarian Judith Gaskell (AM'75) on Her New Job


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