Category: Around the Web

Chicago's Own #bestworstcollege

On Saturday, December 6, the Guardian published a piece by Jon Ronson that focused on a Chicago treasure, Shimer College. Located at 35th and State, Shimer is a liberal arts college that is tiny, filled with wonder, and has the tag line “Dangerously Optimistic Since 1853.” And yes, I am Shimerprez, the president of what... Read more »

Windy City Blogging

Chicago(land) is virtual, as all readers of Chicago Now know. So, too, is Windy City higher education. Many of the colleges and universities in our area have blogs associated with them and I will review or point us to many of them in coming months (and years). Here are a few just to get you... Read more »