Chicago-area students asked the questions, which helped keep the WTTW-moderated forum civil, but the discussion heated up on the last question.
U of C officials have confirmed Bannon’s visit would be in the form of a debate. No date has been set for the former Trump aide’s appearance.
Three people unaffiliated with the University were arrested, according to a UCLA representative, who noted the protesters were warned several times.
Ald. Emma Mitts (37th) and U.S. Rep. Danny Davis, D-Ill., announced a major summit for Feb. 24 at Malcolm X College.
By Sunday, some areas will have up to a foot of snow on the ground. But businesses and public transit mostly went on as normal Friday.
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Chicago police said area central detectives are conducting a death investigation, but no further updates were available.
Zingales says Bannon has succeeded at selling a “pretty explosive combination of nationalism and a lack of democracy against globalization.”
Navy Pier’s climate-controlled Ferris wheel was closed Monday for the well-being of its staff as the city experiences near-zero temperatures.
Tuesday afternoon, several U of C grads went to deliver a letter — signed by more than 1,000 alumni — asking the school to rescind its invitation.
Durbin will bring a Loyola medical student to Trump’s State of the Union address but said he respects the decision of some Democrats not to attend.
The reporters who worked on the undercover series shared their memories at an event on Thursday evening in the former Mirage Tavern.
Shaw said he plans to stay involved with the organization after his successor is chosen.
Martin Dimitrov, a student at the University of Illinois at Chicago, recently pitched his company SnapClips on ‘Shark Tank.’
The announced turnout of 300,000 exceeded the 250,000 who took to Chicago’s streets for last year’s march.