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Maroon Staff

Watch: Zimmer on Test-Optional Admissions

By Maroon Staff

NYT opinion editor Bari Weiss asked University of Chicago President Robert J. Zimmer about the new test-optional admissions policy at a viewpoint diversity conference in New York.

June 15, 2018

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2:57 p.m.

Camelia Malkami

University of Chicago Goes Test-Optional

By Maroon Staff

The announcement was packaged with a number of other changes advertised as promoting accessibility

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June 14, 2018

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10:18 a.m.

Zoe Kaiser

Student Body Votes By Wide Margin to Repeal SG Pay Plan

By Maroon Staff

The repeal referendum passed with 1,138 "yes" votes to 531 "no" votes.

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June 8, 2018

SLEU Wins in NLRB Case with University

By Spencer Dembner

The Board’s decision ends a year-long legal fight over the outcome of last June’s vote.

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June 6, 2018

Caroline Kubzansky

CBA Coalition Rallies at Alumni Weekend

By Caroline Kubzansky

Several alumni circulated a petition in support of a CBA leading up to Alumni Weekend.

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June 4, 2018

Maroon Staff

Bari Weiss to Interview Zimmer at Viewpoint Diversity Advocacy Conference

By Maroon Staff

The heterodox NYT editor will interview President Zimmer on June 15.

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June 4, 2018

Euirim Choi

Delta Upsilon Faces Allegations of Drugging Female Students

By Pete Grieve

Rumors of the druggings, which allegedly involved Xanax in at least one case, were widespread on campus by the time of publication.

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June 2, 2018

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3:19 p.m.

Alia Shahzad

At Alumni Event, Students Call for UCPD Transparency, More Counseling Resources

By Alia Shahzad

"We won’t leave ‘til you say yes—fully fund the SCS! We won’t leave ‘til you  agree—police accountability,” students chanted.

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June 1, 2018

Forrest Stuart

Uncommon Interview: Sociologist Forrest Stuart

By David Whyman

Sociology professor Forrest Stuart discussed his new book, Down, Out, and Under Arrest: Policing and Everyday Life in Skid Row.

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May 31, 2018

University of Chicago Medicine

Early Numbers Show Trauma Center Will Be One of the Busiest in Illinois

By Oren Oppenheim

The trauma center has treated nearly 300 patients in its first month.

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May 31, 2018

Jabin Botsford, The Washington Post

@realDonaldTrump’s Twitter Blocking Ruled Unconstitutional; Law Prof Lakier Weighs In

By Lee Harris

Law Professor Genevieve Lakier, who signed an amicus brief with the Knight Institute, discussed the upshot of the ruling with the Maroon.

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May 31, 2018

Graduation Issue: Senior Ads

By Maroon Staff

Friends and families honor members of the graduating class with senior ads.

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May 29, 2018

Samuela Mouzaoir

Citizen Bulletin: Hyde Park Alderman Skips Vote on Obama Center

By Citizen Bulletin

Keep track of your elected officials with this week's Citizen Bulletin

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May 29, 2018

Neal Sáles-Griffin

Hyde Park Native Talks Candidacy for Mayor

By Firouz Niazi

We sat down with the CodeNow CEO to talk about his platform for Chicago mayor, among a host of other topics.

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May 29, 2018

Bryce Lanham

Single Rooms in Snell-Hitchcock Changed to Doubles for 2018-2019

By Neha Lingareddy

Gabrielle Dulys, president of Hitchcock house, said that although the rooms being turned into doubles are larger, they are still not optimal to turn into doubles.

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May 28, 2018

Student Group Raises Awareness of Refugee Crisis

By Annabelle Rice

The poster campaign aimed to debunk myths about the refugee resettlement process

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May 28, 2018

Regenstein Special Collections

The Storied Past of Harper Memorial Library

By Tony Brooks

When Harper Memorial Library first opened, it was the main library at the University. Over one hundred years later, it serves an entirely different purpose.

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May 28, 2018

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