Dedication ceremony for the University of Chicago’s new hospital building

Dedication ceremony for the University of Chicago’s new hospital building

A dedication ceremony for the University of Chicago’s new hospital building, the Center for Care and Discovery, was held Monday. Dignitaries, including many from Hyde Park, attended the discussion of the economic impact of the new facility. State Rep. Barbara Flynn-Currie (D-25) attended, and state Sen. Kwame Raoul (D-13) along with Ald. Leslie Hairston (5th)(…)

Rosa Parks stamp to be unveiled at the DuSable Museum King Day event

Rosa Parks stamp to be unveiled at the DuSable Museum King Day event

By DASCHELL M. PHILLIPS Staff Writer The United States Postal Service will unveil its new Rosa Parks Forever Stamp at the DuSable Museum of African American History during its King Day celebration. The museum, 740 E. 56th Pl., is hosting a full day of events on Jan. 21 during its annual King Day Celebration. The(…)

Exhibit. “Gigi Scaria: City Unclaimed.”

Exhibit. “Gigi Scaria: City Unclaimed.”

Exhibit. “Gigi Scaria: City Unclaimed.” Indian artist Gigi Scaria’s first project for a U.S. museum, combining a large photo-based mural of an imaginary cityscape with a working fountain symbolizing social tension. Smart Museum of Art-Runs from Jan. 19 through Dec. 8.