Matthew Lee

News Editor

CONTRIBUTIONS

64 New COVID–19 Cases Reported As University Heads Into Thanksgiving Break

In its most recent update, the university warned against Thanksgiving gatherings and noted that surveillance testing will continue through the end of Fall Quarter.

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November 21, 2020

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Mercy Hospital is slated to close in Spring 2021, creating fears of a medical care desert for residents of Chicago's South Side.

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Nov. 17, 2020

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Mercy Hospital serves much of Chicago's South Side.

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Nov. 17, 2020

UChicago To Continue In-Person Classes During Renewed Stay-at-Home Advisory

The University will release additional guidance by week’s end, according to a spokesperson.

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November 12, 2020

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Overlooking Harold Washington Park and Lake Shore Drive at dawn.

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Nov. 11, 2020

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Evening in Hyde Park.

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Nov. 11, 2020

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Hyde Park on a sunny day.

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Nov. 11, 2020

Halloween Night Brings Police, Protesters, and Organizers to Hyde Park

Officers on bicycles pushed groups of Chicagoans around 53rd Street shortly after a demonstration against UCPD by #CareNotCops. Other community organizers were also in the area to help de-escalate tense situations.

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November 1, 2020

Police and Battery Victim

Police surround a battery victim. Moments earlier, a fight broke out among a group of teens being pushed back by a police line.

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Nov. 1, 2020

College Council Selects Final 2022 Representative in Tiebreaker Vote

The tiebreaker was held to decide which of two write-in candidates will fill the seat left vacant by third-year Zebeeb Nuguse’s election as College Council chair.

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October 20, 2020