Skip to main content

Uncommon Blog

A Day with the Arts Pass

Fourth year Cat P. explored three museums in Chicago through the Arts Pass, a program that provides free admission and discounts to UChicago students at over 70 theater, music, visual art, and cultural institutions. Read more...

Tutoring through STARS

Fourth-year student Kaitlin P. writes about her involvement with Students Teaching at Ray School (STARS), a group that matches UChicago students with ESL students at Ray School in an effort to foster long-term tutoring and relationship building. Read more...

The Business of Non-Profits

Kate F. speaks about one of her favorite Public Policy opportunities at UChicago, campusCATALYST. The class supplies students with applicable experience within a field of public policy, and I was drawn to it immediately, wanting to expand my knowledge of a niche part of the public sector. The course has introduced me to the nuanced world of nonprofits. Read more...

The Women's Athletic Association

Cecile Kurman-Browning, a varsity swimmer at UChicago, writes about her involvement with the Woman's Athletic Association, a group of UChicago female varsity athletes whose goal is to unite UChicago athletes and promote varsity athletic events to the general student body. Read more...