The University of Chicago

Ahead Demonstration, Boyer Advises Grads Against “Walking Out On Your Students”

By Lee Harris

Boyer advised graduate students to "maintain your commitment to your students as educators."

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October 17, 2018

Nussbaum Discusses The Monarchy of Fear at Sem Co-Op

By Ellie Citron

The Monarchy of Fear is Nussbaum's 23rd published book.

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October 15, 2018

STEM Students Present Their Research at Undergraduate Symposium

By Neha Lingareddy

Undergraduate students presented posters and oral presentations on their most recent research from laboratories across the country.

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October 16, 2018

First-Year College Council Representatives Elected

By Matthew Lee

Candidates promised improvements including free printing and laundry, better WiFi, and proposals to create cultural centers for minority students.

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October 17, 2018

Erielle Bakkum photography

J. M. Coetzee on Growing Up, Reading, and the Importance of Doubt

By May Huang

Nobel Prize winning author joined the Neubauer Collegium on Tuesday to deliver an essay on his experience with The Children’s Encyclopedia.

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October 15, 2018

Reuters

UChicago Ph.D. Paulo Guedes May Become Next Finance Minister of Brazil

By Caleb Sussman

Guedes (Ph.D. ’78) is currently under investigation for corruption. He is alleged to have mismanaged over 1 billion reals (267.7 million USD).

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October 15, 2018

Harris Professor Draws Connections Between Attitude Towards Workplace and Birthplace Among American Women

By Alison Gill

Coding for residential and background sexist attitudes among American women, Harris School of Public Policy professor Kerwin Charles studies the impact of a person's residence and attitudes towards workplace equality.

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October 16, 2018

UChicago’s Department of Safety and Security Launches UChicago Safe App

By Madeleine Zhou

UChicago's Department of Safety and Security recently launched a free app providing information for emergencies and links to safety resources.

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October 15, 2018

Lars Peter Hansen/Becker Friedman Institute

Former Graduate Fellow Nominated to Lead Israel's Central Bank

By Oren Oppenheim

Yaron earned a graduate fellowship from the University as well as an Alfred Sloan Dissertation Fellowship for his doctorate work.

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October 12, 2018

Gage Skidmore

Former Sanders Campaign Manager Discusses New Book

By Kevin Hassett

Speaking at Ida Noyes on Wednesday, Weaver insisted that Millennials are a vital voting demographic in the next two election cycles.

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October 12, 2018

Caleb Sussman

Luxury Hotel Opens on 53rd Street

By Caleb Sussman

Sophy represents the rapid increase of high profile investors cornering the Hyde Park and Kenwood communities.

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October 12, 2018

Bing Thom Architects

University Opens Campus in Hong Kong

By Yuezhen Li

The campus joins existing UChicago centers in Delhi, Beijing, and Paris, and a Booth School site in London.

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October 11, 2018

New Kids on the Block: An Interview with the First-Time Actors of First-Time Director Jonah Hill’s "Mid90s"

By Patrick Egan

"The Maroon" sat down with the first-time actors of Jonah Hill’s "Mid90s" to discuss the experience of going from pro-skater to actor.

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October 15, 2018

New Hiro Sushi Offerings Include Rolled Ice Cream, Milk Tea

By Gustavo Delgado

The new sushi restaurant on 53rd, adjacent to Rajun Cajun and Nandos, brings new East Asian flavors to Hyde Park.

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October 16, 2018

Former White House Chief of Staff Talks Midterms, Presidential Rhetoric at IOP Event

By Keaton Boyle

The former White House Chief of Staff and Republican National Committee chairman said the President is "chief of staff" while he was "chief of stuff."

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October 12, 2018

Treasure Island Sinks, Employees Left Without a Line

By Caroline Kubzansky and Katie Akin

Treasure Island closed on Monday, leaving many employees without jobs and locals with fewer grocery options.

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October 12, 2018

A Star Actor and Singer are Born

By Johnny Parry

Viewers might not find "A Star is Born" fully engaging, but most will agree that it's musical performances are truly spectacular.

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October 11, 2018

UChicago Alum, Former Professor Wins Nobel Prize in Economics

By Maroon Staff

Paul Romer (B.S. '77, M.A. '78, Ph.D. '83) shared the award with Yale professor William Nordhaus.

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October 8, 2018

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Panelists Talk Sentencing, Police Oversight After Van Dyke Verdict

By Deepti Sailappan

Law School professor Craig Futterman said Van Dyke would likely serve 60 years in prison.

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October 11, 2018

UChicago Students Rally on Quad to Oppose Kavanaugh

By Maroon Staff

University of Chicago students rallied Friday to oppose Brett Kavanaugh.

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October 5, 2018

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1:28 p.m.

Treasure Island Closing Early Next Month

By Katie Akin

Starting Monday, everything in the store will be on sale.

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September 29, 2018

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NEW: The Maroon's free classifieds page for Hyde Park and its surrounding neighborhoods.

VIEWPOINTS

Beyond "How to Get Away With Murder"

By Alexa Perlmutter

A columnist reflects on her internship with the U.S. Attorney's Office in the sexual violence division.

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October 15, 2018

COLUMN: The Demise of a Hyde Park Treasure

Sam Joyce

LETTER: Booth Alum Says Law School Signatories Mistakenly Attack Kavanaugh’s Temperament

Letter to the Editor

COLUMN: Second Chance Society

Natalie Denby

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