Veronica Herrero
Michael Polsky
Richard H. Thaler
Gift Announcement
Chicago Booth Review Story
Alumni Impact

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.

Alumni Impact

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.

Faculty Insight

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 Impact

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.

Faculty Insight

How to Create Middle-Class Jobs

Sixteen top academics offer ways to bring back opportunity.

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