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A Letter to the Campus and Chicago Communities

To the Greater Campus and Chicago Communities: After weeks of serious discussion and deliberation, we are saddened to announce the formal disaffiliation of the Students for Education Reform chapter at the University of Chicago.  While this was by no means an easy decision, we believe it to be the best for us and the future […]

SFER-UChicago Spring Retreat

Thanks to everyone who came out for our spring retreat last Saturday! We made an incredible amount of progress in defining our chapter goals and missions, as well as shaping our chapter identity. For those of you who couldn’t make it, here’s a short summary of things we discussed and plans we made! 1. Introduction: What Does […]

UEI Initiative Forges a Path to College Education for Impoverished Children

This piece can be originally found here. By Hamid Bendaas A new education initiative intends to target underprivileged youth in early childhood programs and forge a path to a college education. This past December, UChicago’s Urban Education Institute (UEI) and Ounce of Prevention, a Chicago non-profit aimed at providing early education opportunities for children in […]

Our Debut

Greetings followers! We’re really excited to debut our new website on WordPress. Here you can check in and see what we’ve been doing on a weekly basis (Weekly Updates), view current news pertaining to education nationally and locally (Newsreel), and hear what we have to say on relevant and important issues (Opinion Pieces). Also, feel […]