Oren Oppenheim

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Groups Contest Chicago's Bid for Amazon HQ

Two groups, ANSWER Chicago and Lucy Parsons Labs, object to the financial incentives Amazon is being offered by the city, which they say could go to public services instead.

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February 15, 2018

"Adolf Bannon" — Scaramucci Gives His Rival a New Nickname at U of C Event

Students filled the lecture hall in Kent Thursday evening to see Scaramucci.

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February 9, 2018

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1:14 p.m.

Professor Who Invited Bannon Agrees To Town Hall After Class Sit-in

Zingales thanked the protesters for their “respectful behavior” and hopes to schedule talks for later this week.

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January 30, 2018

Zingales Class Protest

Ten students, mainly situated in the back of the seminar room, held up signs with messages such as “Rigorous Inquiry ≠ Hate” and “Tell my dead ancestors that reason can defeat hate.”

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Jan. 30, 2018

Special Collections Expands with New Anthropology and Linguistics Papers

The papers include McQuown’s course syllabi, lecture drafts, audiovisual recordings, and notes on work by his colleagues, among other material.

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January 18, 2018

UC Effective Altruism Hopes to "Do the Most Good"

A newly relaunched student group explores philanthropically effective charities, causes, and careers.

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January 11, 2018

"Bright" Falters, But Netflix Still Shines

"Bright," starring Will Smith, is Netflix's latest attempt at disrupting the film industry.

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January 8, 2018

UC Dems to Host Forum with Attorney General Candidates

The event will be moderated by a political reporter from NBC5 news and will feature representation from all the candidates.

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January 4, 2018

Tweaks to Midway Parking Plan for Obama Center, Location Unchanged

Park space will be "more restorative and less active," but the site isn't moving.

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December 18, 2017

POAH To Open Jewel-Osco in Woodlawn

In opening the store, the Chicago chapter of Preservation of Affordable Housing (POAH) hopes to provide more healthy grocery options in Woodlawn.

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November 27, 2017