Author: Yue Yang
Program of Study: Law LLM

The Bear Champ mural in Logan Square. Photo by @catscoffeecreativity. URL:


People say that if you live in Chicago, you must have passed by a mural at some point that involves a yellow bear; if you haven’t, then you most likely never leave your neighborhood. This podcast will explore stories behind this giant but cute bear and its creator—JC Rivera.