Danika Kmetz

Manager of College Communications, UChicago News

Study abroad fuels passion for exploration

A train of camels crosses a stretch of desert. At right, a woman in a blue head wrap reaches back to touch the head of a camel.

Transformative experiences challenge students’ intellectual curiosity

Trees frame Harper Memorial Library as seen from the UChicago quad on a sunny day. Two students walk down the path to the front door.

Undergraduate initiative to increase accessibility for first-generation, low-income students

2018 Wayne C. Booth Prize winners

Three students pose with smiles on a sunny summer day on the UChicago Quad.

(From left): Hannah Yi, Kyle Gardner, Amanda Shubert and Elizabeth Erin Lailei Lee

A male and female fourth-year student stand smiling at the camera in the UChicago quad. It is slightly overcast, with grass but no leaves on the tress. Saieh Hall is in the background.

Initiative supports students, visiting faculty and artists during Spring Quarter

Two photographs side by side. On the left, a male student smiles and leans against a concrete wall; on the right, a female student smiles with arms crossed in front of a chalkboard.

Third-years Adel Rahman and Naomi Sweeting named Goldwater Scholars

Students teach local kids skating through community program

A smiling female student shows a group of five children how to skate on an ice rink at night. Warm lights illuminate UChicago campus buildings in the background.

UChicago supports student-led initiative to provide free lessons on Midway

Fourth-year College student Ade Ayoola smiles in front of thick wooden wall panels.

Ade Ayoola named one of 49 Knight-Hennessy Scholars at Stanford University.

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