Lee Harris

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CONTRIBUTIONS

Stony Island to Close After 2019—2020

The closure coincides with the opening of a new mega-dorm on East 61st Street and South University Avenue.

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November 12, 2018

University of Chicago Endowment Growth Since 1998

The value of the University of Chicago's endowment has more than tripled in the past two decades.

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Nov. 9, 2018

Private Universities with Largest Endowments

UChicago's 8 percent return on investment trailed ROI at peer institutions during the fiscal year that ended June 30, 2018.

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Nov. 9, 2018

At 8% Returns, UChicago Endowment Trails Other Top Universities’ ROI

CIO Mark Schmid has written that the University's "strategic program of ‘enhanced eminence’" is one reason for its risk-averse investment strategy.

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November 8, 2018

Newsletter for November 12

University reports 8% return on endowment; Eleven juveniles arrested on Halloween; professor defends Committee on Graduate Education

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November 2, 2018

Crystara

Crystara, the John David Mooney sculpture that hangs in the atrium of The John Crerar Library.

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Oct. 25, 2018

At New Crerar Opening, Zimmer Teases “Large Sequence of Investments in Computer Science”

“I’m looking forward to the moment when the building is too small,” Zimmer said, stressing that development in computer science is a top priority for the University.

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October 25, 2018

Math GSU Students

Graduate students in the math department demonstrate to demand that the University begin bargaining toward a union contract.

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Oct. 18, 2018

GSU Turnout

Andrew Kunze, a PhD Student in Anthropology and Sociology of Religion, uses a makeshift drum during the GSU walkout outside Levi hall.

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Oct. 18, 2018

Kendrick GSU

Professor Robert Kendrick, the William Colvin Professor in Music and Romance Languages and Literatures, attends the GSU rally in a show of solidarity with graduate students.

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Oct. 18, 2018