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House Passes Act Reducing Federal Student Loan Accessibility

By Emma Dyer

Congressional Republicans are moving forward with a bill to restructure federal student loans.

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December 16, 2017

Divinity School Considers Charging Rent to Grounds of Being

By Spencer Dembner

The Dean said they're thinking about "how to be good stewards of the budget of the [Div] School."

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December 11, 2017

Former Top Obama Advisor Valerie Jarrett to Join Law School

By Lucia Geng

Valerie Jarrett will be a Distinguished Senior Fellow at the Law School.

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December 13, 2017

Ron Cogswell

Graduate Student Tuition Waiver Provision Won’t Make Tax Plan

By Pete Grieve

This was first reported by Bloomberg and confirmed to The Maroon.

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December 13, 2017

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7:19 p.m.

Feng Ye

Reactions Retrospective

By Jad Dahshan

A comprehensive look back on the University's 75th anniversary commemoration weekend.

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December 11, 2017

Matt Mateiescu

UT Shoots for the Stars and Lands on Neverland

By Jad Dahshan

University Theatre closed out its fall season with Peter and the Starcatcher.

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December 10, 2017

Varsha Sundar

Zimmer to Take Student Questions Next Quarter at Rare Open Forum

By Pete Grieve

He will discuss "the state of free expression and open discourse on campus."

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December 8, 2017

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4:45 p.m.

University of Chicago Medicine Previews New Emergency Department

By Daksh Chauhan

A step toward the South Side's only adult trauma center.

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December 7, 2017

Alexandra Davis

Sales Up at Sem Co-Op

By Adam Thorp

In the face of continuing operating losses, the bookstore's leadership sees potential for growth.

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December 4, 2017

Graduate, Library Unions Face Uncertain Fate at NLRB

By Spencer Dembner

GSU and SLEU have been tied up in legal fights with the University, unable to begin bargaining.

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December 4, 2017

University of Chicago

U of C Commemorates CP-1 Anniversary With Talks, Symphony, and Rainbow Firework Grand Finale

By Anant Matai

Artist Cai Guo-Qiang fired a pyrotechnic colorful mushroom cloud above the Reg.

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December 2, 2017

Obama Center Moves Into Federal Review

By Kamryn Slomka

The review process will last for an indefinite amount of time.

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December 2, 2017

Khia Kurtenbach Wins Individual NCAA Cross Country Championship

By Audrey Mason

Fourth-year Khia Kurtenbach finished in first place at the 2017 NCAA Division III Cross Country National Championship with a time of 20 minutes and 39 seconds.

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November 30, 2017

Euirim Choi

University Hospital Patient Information Was Potentially Vulnerable to Hackers

By Euirim Choi

A Maroon investigation found that weaknesses in the University’s network could have allowed hackers to steal sensitive information from networked printers, as well as access and, in some cases, control cameras and other connected devices.

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November 28, 2017

Newsletter for December 12

By Pete Grieve and Euirim Choi

$2.86m salary for Zimmer; early admission decisions next Monday; top Obama advisor joins Law School

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December 12, 2017

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8 a.m.

Axelrod Doubles Down on Support for CPS Chief Who Covered Up Ethics Investigation

By Pete Grieve

Forrest Claypool resigned Thursday after a report found he “repeatedly lied” to investigators.

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December 9, 2017

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2:21 p.m.

Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Oriental Institute Artifacts Case

By Caroline Kubzansky

Terror victims want to fulfill a settlement by seizing OI artifacts that are on loan from Iran.

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December 8, 2017

The Disaster Artist Is an Idealist Fantasy for Facing Failure

By Eric-Antonio Guzman

"The Disaster Artist" opens in theatres nationwide on Friday, December 8.

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December 6, 2017

The Underground Collective Delivers Words to Keep in Mind

By Perri Wilson

The group's showcase, titled "Keepsake," took place last Friday.

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December 6, 2017

Women's Soccer Comes Up Short in NCAA Championship

By Diestefano Loma

The 1–0 nail-biter against Williams College in the Division III National Championship was only their second loss of the season.

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December 6, 2017

The Senate Has Passed Tax Reform. Here’s What That Could Mean For UChicago

By Yuezhen Li

For the first time in U.S. history, the bill will introduce a tax on net investment income generated by the endowments of private universities.

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December 4, 2017

Newsletter for December 5

By Adam Thorp, Pete Grieve, and Euirim Choi

Supreme Court questions University on artifacts case; the stakes for UChicago in tax reform reconciliation; sales up at Sem Co-Op.

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December 5, 2017

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8 a.m.

3CT Hosts Seminar on Future-oriented Thinking

By Spencer Dembner

Participants discussed the effects of technology, changes in living spaces, and cynicism in academia.

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November 30, 2017

Community Organizers Demand Reparations With Rally and Open Letter

By Jason Lalljee

Organizers want the city to discontinue all contracts with the University until their demands are met.

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November 30, 2017

Bust Unveiled: UChicago Finally Has a Statue Solely of a Woman

By Camille Kirsch

She was one of the first African American women to earn a Ph.D. in the U.S.

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November 30, 2017

Behind the Counter with Hyde Park Restaurateurs

By Cindy Yao

We talked to the masterminds behind five Hyde Park mainstays.

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November 27, 2017

With Tax Plan Advancing, U of C Hopes Tuition Waiver Provision Stays Out

By Emma Dyer

As tax reform efforts advance, the University community is watching what happens with the House bill’s tuition tax.

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December 1, 2017

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6 a.m.

Alejandro Cesarco Engages in Enigma at Renaissance Society

By Jonathan Mandel

Alejandro Cesarco's "Song" opened on November 18.

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December 2, 2017

VIEWPOINTS

UC Dems Condemn College Republicans for Staying Silent on Roy Moore

By Letter to the Editor

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December 11, 2017

OP-ED: Rebuke the Nuke

Jamie Ehrlich

COLUMN: The Hidden Hierarchy of Adjectives

Meera Santhanam

COLUMN: Sleepless on the South Side

Alexa Perlmutter

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