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“Think Before You Post,” Ex-UIC Student Whose Threat Shut Down UChicago Says in FBI Video

By Pete Grieve

Former UIC student Jabari Dean wrote in a comment he would kill 16 white male students or staff on the UChicago quad.

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September 24, 2017

Rep: Obama Thinks His Library Will Have More Impact Than His Presidency

By Pete Grieve

“This will be President Obama’s life work."

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September 16, 2017

Obama Explains Why He Won't Sign Community Agreement for Presidential Center

By Pete Grieve

"It's not inclusive enough because I would then be signing with who?”

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September 14, 2017

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Editor's Note: Welcome

By Hannah Edgar

A letter from the Deputy Editor-in-Chief introducing this year's O-Issue.

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September 14, 2017

UChicago Stays Third in U.S. News Rankings

By Pete Grieve

The University is tied with Yale.

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September 12, 2017

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Marc Rochkind

Legendary Judge and Law School Lecturer Leaves Bench

By Euirim Choi

Richard A. Posner announced last Friday that he would be retiring from the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals.

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September 8, 2017

University of Chicago Will Support Legislative Solution for Dreamers

By Pete Grieve

But it’s not taking a stance on the DREAM act.

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September 5, 2017

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2:18 p.m.

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Harris Professor to Join White House Council

By Stephanie Palazzolo

The second of three council members to be chosen by Trump, Philipson will advise on domestic and international economic policy.

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September 1, 2017

Presidential Center Farmers Market May Threaten Existing Events

By Michael Lynch

According to the executive director of the Experimental Station, a third market could spread the customer base too thin.

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September 1, 2017

Emily Lo

Zimmer Distances Charlottesville from UChicago's Free Speech Values

By Jamie Ehrlich

“It is a travesty to label as free speech the combination of brandished weapons, the killing of an innocent person, threats, and the symbols that represent destruction to so many.”

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August 23, 2017

Euirim Choi

Recovered Internal Documents Offer a Glimpse Inside Levi Hall

By Adam Thorp, Hannah Edgar, Sonia Schlesinger, Pete Grieve, Kaitlyn Akin, and Euirim Choi

Dozens of pages of internal University administration documents reveal information about the University budget and a number of upcoming initiatives.

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August 13, 2017

University of Chicago

Paper: Econ Department Chair Calls for “Revolution” in Statistical Significance

By Lee Harris

John List is among a group of academics proposing the default p-value be changed from 0.05 to 0.005

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August 23, 2017

Metra Increases Service to Hyde Park

By Adam Thorp

New trains between Hyde Park and downtown come at the expense of some commuters further down the tracks.

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September 11, 2017

Ed Department Opens Title IX Investigation at UChicago Amid Changing Enforcement

By Michael Lynch

This brings the total number of open cases at the University to three.

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September 14, 2017

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Read UChicago's Response to DeVos's Pledge to Roll Back Title IX Guidance

By Maroon Staff

The University says its disciplinary policies will remain in place.

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September 8, 2017

Education Department Closes Title IX Investigation

By Pete Grieve

The complainant requested to withdraw the complaint.

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August 25, 2017

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Pret A Manger to Replace Einstein Bros.

By Jamie Ehrlich

Dollar shakes will continue to be a tradition, but they will be offered in Hutch Commons rather than in Pret.

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August 23, 2017

The MCA Explores Myriad Depths with Takashi Murakami's "The Octopus Eats Its Own Leg"

By Mimansa Dogra

The exhibition will be on display until September 24.

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August 27, 2017

Schubert Wanders On: Re-Composing "Winterreise"

By Bryan McGuiggin

In a new staging by Netia Jones, Hans Zender's "composed interpretation" of Schubert's "Winterreise" burnishes its source material.

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August 15, 2017

Graduate Students may Vote on Union this Fall

By Michael Lynch

The vote will determine whether GSU will represent a group of approximately 2,500 graduate students who teach or are research assistants.

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August 16, 2017

Professor Stone Declined Alt-Right Leader Richard Spencer’s Request for Invitation to University

By Jamie Ehrlich

According to e-mails from early August released by professor Geoffrey Stone, Richard Spencer is “eager to return to campus.”

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August 13, 2017

Announcements List Includes New Dorm

By Kaitlyn Akin

Document also notes change in Resident Master title, potential changes to security alert system, and more.

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August 13, 2017

An Inside Look at the University’s Budget

By Euirim Choi

Private administration documents shed light on strategic budget deficits and deliberations on how to control spending.

FEATURE

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August 13, 2017

VIEWPOINTS

Freedom of Suppression

By Rohit Chandran

President Zimmer's letter responding to Charlottesville violence may have exposed discrepancies in the University's typical free speech rhetoric.

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September 11, 2017

OP-ED: Zimmer, Call Them What They Are

Jay Gibbs

OP-ED: Free Speech Overreach

Jake Eberts

OP-ED: All Bark, No Bite

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