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LATEST NEWS & EVENTS

Green Fund – Winter Cycle applications now Open!

The Winter 2023 application for the University of Chicago Campus & Student Life's Green Fund grant program is now open for ideas to improve campus sustainability. The Green Fund provides up to $50,000 in grants for student-led research and projects that aim to...

Urban Hike: Indiana Dunes National Park, 1/18

Urban Hike: Indiana Dunes National Park, 1/18

Join Chicago Studies for a winter hike to the Indiana Dunes! Join Chicago Studies for a ranger led Urban Hike of the Indiana Dunes National Park! Winter in Chicago is not just for staying indoors, layer up and explore Duneland in winter. With 15 miles of Lake Michigan...

Environmental Frontiers Initiative Summer 2023 Applications Open

Environmental Frontiers Initiative Summer 2023 Applications Open

The Environmental Frontiers Initiative invites applications from University of Chicago students to join the EFCampus Program in Summer 2023, a unique experiential learning program that creates student-faculty-staff research opportunities focused on the intersection of...

Urban Hike: Basin Blitz Birding with COS, 1/15 @ 8:15

Urban Hike: Basin Blitz Birding with COS, 1/15 @ 8:15

New to birding or a full-fledged “birder”? All experience levels are welcome to join us for our Winter bird walk along the Chicago River with the President of the Chicago Ornithological Society, and UChicago Alum, Edward Warden! REGISTER HERE Chicago's many waterways...

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