Impact that Moves Mountains
At One Million Degrees, Veronica Herrero takes big ideas and makes them possible, helping low-income community college students unlock their true potential.
A Cycle of Impact: Michael Polsky, ’87
Michael Polsky realized the American dream through hard work, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a world-class Chicago Booth education. In turn, he has greatly influenced entrepreneurship and innovation at the University of Chicago.
Richard H. Thaler Wins Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences
A pioneer in the relatively new field of behavioral science and economics, Thaler’s research bridges the gap between economics and psychology.
Alumni Amy and Richard Wallman give $75 million to Chicago Booth
The gift builds upon the couple’s legacy of philanthropic support of students and faculty. In recognition, Booth will name academic high honors recipients as the Amy and Richard F. Wallman Scholars.
How to Create Middle-Class Jobs
Sixteen top academics offer ways to bring back opportunity.