Katie Akin

Deputy News Editor  /  @katie_akin

CONTRIBUTIONS

Newsletter for August 9

Grad students to vote on unionization; Verizon store coming to 53rd; and Rauner signs law at UCM

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August 9, 2017

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Newsletter for August 2

Another alum joins Mueller team; Petition started to support ZBerry; and UCPD reaccredited

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August 2, 2017

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University Considering Building New Residence Hall South of Midway

The tentative location was announced by Derek Douglas, vice president for Civic Engagement, in a community meeting in May.

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July 19, 2017

Dorchester Dorm

The empty lot on the corner at 61st Street and Dorchester Avenue where the new dorm may be built.

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July 19, 2017

Newsletter for June 28

Supreme Court to hear case concerning OI artifacts; IOP’s Steve Edwards takes job at WBEZ; and what the travel ban decision means for UChicago

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June 28, 2017

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Newsletter for June 21

Build Coffee opens Saturday; Chicago + Brown Presidents talk speech issues; and a 16-story building is coming to Harper Court

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June 21, 2017

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Student Library Employees Vote to Unionize

Over 80 percent of voters were in favor of unionization.

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June 9, 2017

GSU Withdraws Proposal for Mail-Election Ballot; Requests In-Person Fall Election

This decision is similar to the University proposal made when the petition to unionize was submitted early last month.

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June 7, 2017

Student Government Announces Election Results

The winning executive slate was Rise, which ran unopposed and earned 1,008 votes.

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May 8, 2017

Nondorf Reports Admissions Numbers at Accepted Students Overnight

Nondorf addressed the prospective students when they visited campus for the April overnights. According to some, he said the admissions rate was the “lowest ever.”

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April 27, 2017