Institute of Politics

Donna Brazile Cautions of Russian Interference at IOP

By Xiaoyu Gao

Brazile said the media didn’t sufficiently inform the American people about Russian interference.

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November 16, 2017

UChicago Expands Efforts to Prevent DACA Rescission

By Brad Subramaniam

President Robert Zimmer and Provost Daniel Diermeier also issued a public letter to President Donald Trump emphasizing the importance of the DACA program in early September.

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November 16, 2017

Mitski Mesmerizes Mandel at MAB Fall Show

By Jad Dahshan

Like a lo-fi snake charmer, Mitski coaxed out viewers’ deepest, most self-pitying selves with her cathartically raw lyrics, inviting them to revel with her in their collective misery and optimism

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November 14, 2017

University of Chicago

Government of Japan Recognizes U of C Professors

By Tony Brooks

Booth's Anil Kashyap and Harris's Raaj Sah are recipients of the Order of the Rising Sun.

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November 16, 2017

English Professor Accused of Mishandling Title IX Case in ’80s at Cal

By Emma Dyer

Both Moretti and Ferguson deny acquaintance prior to Ferguson’s and Latta’s interaction.

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November 16, 2017

Dean Baicker, Whose Medicaid Research Has Been Politicized, Discourages “Cherry-Picking Results"

By Daksh Chauhan

Baicker conducted a significant study on Medicaid expansion in Oregon.

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November 16, 2017

Courtesy of Smart Museum of Art

Art Finds Students to Live With Through Smart Museum’s Art Match

By May Huang

75 students took art home through the Smart Museum's Art to Live With program.

FEATURE

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November 13, 2017

U of C Students Attend Obama Foundation Youth Training Day

By Emma Dyer

150 participants took part in civic engagement workshops, as part of the Obama Foundation's Youth Training Day pilot program.

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November 15, 2017

Professors Discuss Ethics of Preemptive Strikes at MPOST Debate

By Tony Brooks

MPOST is a student group that hosts regular events related to international affairs, the military, and foreign policy.

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November 13, 2017

Students Attend Rally for Illinois and Federal Legislation

By Feng Ye and Daniel Labrousse

Speakers at the event included upcoming candidates for Congress and for attorney general of Illinois.

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November 12, 2017

Defne Anlas

South Siders Solid in NCAA Playoffs

By Diestefano Loma

The UChicago women's soccer team breezed past the first two rounds of the NCAA Championships, beating St Catherine University and Hope College.

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November 13, 2017

Notre Dame Professor Speaks about Communist Party at Seminary Co-Op

By Xiaoyu Gao

“The communist party was an idea before it became an organization,” McAdams said. “This is very different from what we understand to be parties in the West, or parties that have ideas behind them.”

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November 15, 2017

The Visualist

DuSable Screening Commemorates Audre Lorde

By Meghan Ward

"The Edge of Each Other’s Battles: The Vision of Audre Lorde," produced in 2002, centers on the 1990 "I Am Your Sister" conference.

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November 13, 2017

Maroons Move to Sweet 16

By Alyssa Rudin

The Maroons' mens soccer team had an easy first two rounds at the NCAA regional, defeating Lake Forest College and Capital University.

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November 13, 2017

Maroon Staff

Exhibit A

By Arts Staff

What to do and where to go.

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November 13, 2017

Malu Halasa's "Mother of all Pigs" is a Novel for All Readers

By Jad Dahshan

As Halasa emphatically expounded during the event, her book aims to dispel the dust cloud of disillusionment and terrorism espoused by major media outlets about the Middle East.

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November 13, 2017

University Opposes GOP Plan to Tax Endowments and Grad Student Stipends

By Annabelle Rice

The University “is collaborating with numerous other institutions and associations... in opposing these changes."

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November 13, 2017

Clip Resurfaces of Stewart, Axelrod Dismissing Student’s Question on Louis C.K. Allegations

By Jamie Ehrlich

Stewart laughed off a student's question about Louis C.K.'s harassment of female comedians.

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November 13, 2017

Football Finishes Third in Midwest Conference

By Audrey Mason

The Maroons prevailed in their last game of the season, winning 33-13 against Lake Forest College.

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November 13, 2017

Fourth-year Val Bodurtha Gives History a Remake in Debut Novel

By Rosemarie Ho

"The History Makers," an alternative history YA novel, hopes to "make 13-year-olds laugh a little and hopefully get them interested in the Aztecs and history.”

FEATURE

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November 13, 2017

University to Maintain Sexual Assault Disciplinary Procedures

By Deepti Sailappan

Deputy Title IX coordinator discussed the Department of Education’s new guidelines for university sexual assault cases.

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November 13, 2017

Doctor, Anthropologists Wins MacLean Prize, Discusses Ebola Epidemic

By Daksh Chauhan

The Prize is the largest monetary prize in the field of medical ethics.

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November 13, 2017

Harper-Schmidt Fellows Ratify Union Contract

By Spencer Dembner

The contract promises a 9.5 percent increase in compensation.

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November 9, 2017

Senator Bernie Sanders Urges Zimmer to Let Unionization Vote Stand

By Katherine Vega

Sanders had previously written a letter of support to graduate students preceding their vote in mid-October.

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November 8, 2017

Anthony Scaramucci Planning Visit With UChicago College Republicans

By Pete Grieve

A source tipped The Maroon, and Scaramucci confirmed the visit.

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November 7, 2017

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11:14 p.m.

Admins Consider 1,254-Bed Dorm at Harris Site, Overseen Slides Show

By Greg Ross

It’s not clear if this means plans are off for a dorm at 61st and Dorchester.

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November 5, 2017

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12:26 p.m.

Mixed Results for Cross Country

By Miranda Burt

The Maroon men and women's cross country team took part at the NCAA with fourth-year Khia Kurtenbach leading the way, finishing first out of 263.

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November 13, 2017

VIEWPOINTS

The Best Four Years of Our Lives?

By Zahra Nasser

College isn't all it's cracked up to be.

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November 16, 2017

COLUMN: A Case of Mistaken Identity

Lucas Du

OP-ED: Taking a Knee

Olivia Jordan and Connie Shao

COLUMN: Escape the Herd

Meera Santhanam

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