Camille Kirsch

CONTRIBUTIONS

Entrepreneur Donates $20 Million to Booth

The donation will go toward a new center for social innovation and entrepreneurship.

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May 30, 2017

Alderman Postpones 71st Street Rezoning Proposals

The move comes after community groups raised concerns about the proposals, which Hairston said were designed to limit the spread of businesses engaged in criminal activity.

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May 22, 2017

55th Street Bike Repair Shop to Close by August

DJ’s Bike Doctor has struggled with tax problems in recent years.

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May 9, 2017

Try-Me Cafe Opens in School of Social Service Administration

The cafe is run by Lawrence Hall, a nonprofit which works with at-risk Chicago youth.

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May 1, 2017

Pre-Registration Uncovered: University Registrar Elaborates on Course Selection Process

Strategies to game the system abound, but it’s often unclear what does and doesn’t work.

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April 20, 2017

Community Forum Held in Response to Recent Hate Incidents

Representatives from the UCPD, the Provost's Office, Student Counseling Service, Organization of Black Students, and other groups spoke.

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March 30, 2017

"Objectivity Isn't Objective:" South Side Weekly Leadership Talks Past, Future of Paper

"The Weekly strives for citizen journalism, which by my definition means you don’t need to be someone with a journalism degree, you don’t have to be someone who’s a career journalist. People have knowledge from their experiences."

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March 6, 2017

Five Professors Awarded Sloan Fellowship

Sloan Research Fellowships are awarded annually to 126 scholars who have distinguished themselves early in their careers.

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February 23, 2017

BuzzFeed Editor Talks Fake News at IOP Event

Silverman defined fake news as “something that’s 100 percent false, that was created consciously to be false."

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February 14, 2017

College Housing: Past and Present

Housing at the University has entered a new era, as the closure of satellite dorms at the end of the 2015–16 school year and new large, centrally-located buildings are reshaping what it means to be a resident at the University of Chicago.

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February 9, 2017