Special Events

Join us for the final installment in our Summer of Social Impact Series at 1871 featuring Professor Jens Ludwig!
A shale oil and gas boom has radically transformed the US energy sector over the past 10 years. Ryan Kellogg will address the causes and consequences of this transformation.
Join us for the kick-off of our new series with Rotary International. The first event will discuss "Peace in the Age of Uncertainty."
Where do craft and labor meet art? How can we reimagine—and literally rebuild—neglected urban spaces, and how can this process draw upon the history and traditions of the communities most impacted? These questions are addressed by artist Theaster Gates.
College Dean John W. Boyer, AM’69, PhD’75, shows how intellectual rigor, merit, and free debate at the University of Chicago are profoundly interwoven with the University’s history—a history that is unique in the annals of American higher education.
With the future of Medicaid and public health insurance subsidies in flux, gauging the effects of public insurance on health care spending, financial security, and physical and mental health is crucial.