Sophia Corning

GSU Votes to Strike

By Matthew Lee

1,134 GSU members voted to authorize industrial action, while 112 voted against, GSU organizers confirmed Monday evening.

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May 20, 2019

Trader Joe’s to Open in Former Treasure Island Building

By Oren Oppenheim

The grocer’s first store on the South Side will share the space with other, unannounced tenants.

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May 13, 2019

GSU Holds Strike Authorization Vote

By Matthew Lee

Voting ends Sunday. If members vote to strike, GSU will democratically determine what the workplace action will involve.

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May 17, 2019

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What Does the Legalization of Marijuana in Illinois Mean?

By Pranathi Posa

The Maroon looks at how marijuana legalization will affect the University and the state.

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May 20, 2019

Jack Cruz-Alvarez

Judge Rejects Calloway Restraining Order Against Hairston

By Jack Cruz-Alvarez

The petition, which aimed to prevent Hairston from being sworn in as alderman, came as Calloway prepared for another discovery recount petition after his first attempt confirmed incumbent Hairston’s victory by 176 votes.

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May 20, 2019

Nina Barrett Discusses New Leopold and Loeb Book at Sem Co-Op

By Alex Dalton

The book is a collection of documents about the infamous 1924 killing committed by two University of Chicago students.

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May 19, 2019

University of Chicago

Three UChicago Third-Year Students Awarded Goldwater Scholarships

By Daksh Chauhan

The Barry Goldwater Scholarship is awarded annually to high-achieving students in the natural sciences, mathematics, and engineering.

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May 16, 2019

University of Chicago

Northwestern Joins UChicago-Run Chicago Quantum Exchange

By William Yuen Yee

The Exchange is a collaboration of more than 100 academic and government researchers to advance quantum information science.

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May 15, 2019

The University of Chicago

Dean of Students Gives Housing Updates to Inter-House Council

By Gustavo Delgado

Rasmussen spoke about Woodlawn Residential Commons and the new two-year on-campus housing requirement.

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May 14, 2019

Sophia Corning

Hairston Will Be Sworn in May 20 While Calloway Amends Recount Petition

By Dimitriy Leksanov

Hairston was declared the winner of the April runoff election after a discovery recount was conducted at Calloway’s request.

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May 14, 2019

Sophia Corning

UChicago United Holds Rally Outside of Administration Building

By Miles Burton

The group is pushing for more transparency from the University and the UCPD.

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May 13, 2019

MeaningFull Meals

M.B.A. Student Startup Aims to Tackle Food Insecurity Through Partnerships With Restaurants

By Peyton Jefferson

MeaningFull Meals has already run a pilot program with Russian Tea Time, a restaurant in the Loop.

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May 13, 2019

CARE Executive Slate Wins With Double Reform’s Votes

By Matthew Lee

With more than 1,800 votes to Reform slate’s 906 votes, CARE will be the next executive slate of Student Government.

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May 8, 2019

What Does Student Government Do?

By Jade Yan

With a new round of SG coming into office next quarter, we dig into the responsibilities and roles of SG.

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May 12, 2019

Ridgley Knapp, Natalie Wang Secure Liaison Seats

By Matthew Lee

First-year Natalie Wang will serve as Community and Government Liaison. Third-year Ridgley Knapp was elected Undergraduate Liaison to the Board of Trustees.

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May 8, 2019

Abrams Hopes to Support Marginalized Community Members, Increase Student Government Participation

By Tony Brooks

Third-year Rachel Abrams is running for Community and Government Liaison and hopes to build better ties between the University and the surrounding communities.

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May 6, 2019

Knapp Hopes to Increase Transparency, Funding With Trustees

By Gustavo Delgado

Knapp wants to bring the voices of both students and student leaders to the Board of Trustees.

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May 5, 2019

First-Year Runs for Class Rep on Platform of Better Funding for Mental Health RSOs

By Darcy Kuang

Harry Gardner hopes to support auditing bills to improve accountability and make sure money is not "misappropriated."

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May 5, 2019

First-Year Natalie Wang Runs with Trust Coalition for Liaison and Class Rep

By Justin Smith

The Trust Coalition focuses on student health, student unity and campus sustainability.

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April 30, 2019

Candidate for Board Liaison Hopes to Prioritize Mental Health, Sustainability

By Alex Dalton

If elected, Dinesh Das Gupta hopes to leverage his position as Liaison to the Board of Trustees to improve mental health services in terms of wait times and quality of care.

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April 30, 2019

First Year Student Runs for Class Rep on a Platform of Environmental Sustainability and Supporting GSU

By Charlie Kolodziej

As part of the Trust Coalition, Siddiqui's platform focuses on supporting graduate student unionization and greater environmental sustainability on campus.

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April 30, 2019

IfNotNow Protesters Call on Hillel to Cut Ties with Birthright over Stance on Palestine

By Matthew Lee

Unlike previous IfNotNow demonstrations which asked Birthright to include Palestinian perspectives, Tuesday’s demonstration called for an end to Hillel-sponsored Birthright trips altogether.

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April 26, 2019

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

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Thank You for Trader Joe's

By Sam Joyce

Trader Joe's is the ideal replacement for Treasure Island, filling a niche in the Hyde Park grocery market.

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May 20, 2019

COLUMN: Scav Deserves to be Saved

Brinda Rao

COLUMN: Why You Should Thank “That Kid” in Your Sosc Class

Soham Mall

LETTER: South Dorm Needs a Gym

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