Brittany Research Award

There aren’t many people with longer or stronger ties to ICO than Dr. Darrell Schlange. After graduating from ICO in 1964, he pursued a…


Construction Season

After many months of planning, ground broke in March on the library renovation project. Chicago-based architectural and interior design firm Jensen & Halstead is…


New Alumni Resources on My.ICO

In the past few months, ICO launched two new alumni resources on its internal portal, In March, the revamped Alumni Directory went live….

Beyond Books

Beyond Books

A Message from the President

In recent months, I’ve had the opportunity to travel throughout the country describing the major renovation of ICO’s library, which will soon be completed. I’ve been asked why we’re doing a major update to a library that many alumni remember as state-of-the-art when it was built some 30 years ago …

Second Look

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Urbs in Horto Last Look

The five-acre Lurie Garden in Millennium Park pays homage to Chicago’s motto, “Urbs in Horto” (City in a Garden). More than 30 varieties of perennials bloom each spring; shown are Thalia daffodils and Queen of the Night tulips. Photo by Jonathan Dong ’16