Daksh Chauhan

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Two Students Win Goldwater Scholarships

Third-years Adel Rahman and Naomi Sweeting have won Barry Goldwater scholarships, which give students $7,500 per year to cover tuition, books, housing, and other college expenses.

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April 20, 2018

At IOP Event, Albright Warns About the Fragility of Democracy

“Instead of signaling the U.S. as a beacon of democracy, Trump really gives some credibility to those that, in their societies, are undermining their fragile democracies,” Albright said.

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April 20, 2018

Experts Discuss Ending the Opioid Crisis

Dr. Patrice Harris, chair of the American Medical Association’s Opioid Task Force, said she believes drug addiction should be treated like a disease.

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April 19, 2018

Fourth-Year Wins Inaugural Knight-Hennessy Scholarship

Ade Ayoola will use the scholarship to fully fund her medical degree at Stanford.

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April 5, 2018

Computer Science Professor Wins $10 Million NSF Grant

Frederic Chong’s research aims to use quantum physics principles to speed up complex calculations in various fields.

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March 25, 2018

At Democratic Gubernatorial Debate, Pritzker Accused of Using "Language of Racists"

Challenged over his comments about African-American politicians, Pritzker accepted responsibility but remained confident in his support from voters.

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March 2, 2018

Flu Season Hits Chicago Hard

“Each week since December 24, between 115–150 people have tested positive for the flu [at UChicago Medicine]—more than six times what we saw last year,” said Allison Bartlett, assistant professor of pediatrics at the Pritzker School of Medicine.

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February 8, 2018

Louis Philipson becomes first James C. Tyree Professor

His recent research focuses on genetics and prevention of Type 1 and monogenic diabetes.

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January 29, 2018

UChicago Hillel Introduces the Milgrom Fellowship

The Newberger Hillel Center has created a new ten-week summer fellowship for students committed to social justice.

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January 17, 2018

UChicago Law Alum Runs for Michigan Attorney General

Noakes received two degrees from the University before working as general counsel at Meijer and teaching at several universities.

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January 11, 2018