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Clara de Castro

Stuart Buie Played "the Type of Music that Just Warms You Up"

By Alice Cheng

An accomplished pianist, Buie's "smile and laughter were contagious.”

November 12, 2019

New Student Government Committee Plans Collaborative Health and Wellness Programs

By Sapna Desai

The Health and Wellness Committee will work on projects with other campus organizations to provide better health services to students.

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November 12, 2019

Alexis Florence

Survivor of America's Longest Solitary Stint Calls It 'Brutal Nonphysical Torture'

By Alexis Florence

“An individual can cause chaos,” Woodfox said, “a mass movement can cause change.”

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November 12, 2019

Atman Mehta

Fundraising for Kashmir

By Atman Mehta

The South Asian Students Association's recent mehndi night aimed to fundraise for Kashmiris and promote campus dialogue about the humanitarian crisis.

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November 12, 2019

Wikimedia Commons

Hours After Announcing Retirement, Police Superintendent Discusses CPD's Struggles

By Jack Cruz-Alvarez and Pranathi Posa

Johnson said that the stress of the job significantly impacted his well-being.

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November 12, 2019

University of Chicago

NCAA Announces Athletes Can Benefit From Name, Image, and Likeness; Maroons React

By Adyant Kanakamedala

“No one knows how this story is going to end,” economics senior lecturer Allen R. Sanderson said.

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November 11, 2019

Oren Oppenheim

Bird Love Is Forever: UChicago Professor Co-Authors Study on Bird Mates

By Zeff Worley

The report details why male birds continue to display plumage even after mating.

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November 11, 2019

Jeremy Lindenfeld

SG Urges Admin to Reconsider Stricter Dean’s List Cutoff

By Adyant Kanakamedala

The passed resolution also argues that the lack of transparency for qualifying GPA requirements will foster competitiveness and stress among the student body.

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November 11, 2019

Abigael Thinakaran

Photo Essay: Halloween 2019

By Abigael Thinakaran

On Halloween this year, people from all over the Hyde Park neighborhood came not only to go Trick-Or-Treating, but also to see the crazy decorations lining the houses of Harper Street.

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November 11, 2019

Gretchen Riccardi

"He had incredible insight into people": Matt Riccardi, a Beloved Member of Calvert and Yuen House

By Tony Brooks

Matt Riccardi was a second-year in the College involved in various campus activities and communities, including the ultimate frisbee team and Calvert House choir.

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November 10, 2019

Tony Brooks

Gone but Not Pho-gotten: Vietnamese Restaurant Rebrands as “Pan-Asian” Restaurant

By Oren Oppenheim

Pho 55 remodeled into Southside Ken at the end of October.

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November 10, 2019

Wikicommons user munford

Yerkes’s Brighter Future: University Enters Agreement to Give Over Observatory to Local Foundation

By Oren Oppenheim

The Yerkes Future Foundation plans on restoring the observatory’s buildings and telescopes, reopening the observatory to visitors, and setting up educational programs.

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November 6, 2019

SG Passes Resolution Aimed at Easing Students’ Access to Emergency Counseling Services

By Darcy Kuang

Student Government (SG) passed a resolution aimed at allowing students to access emergency counseling services without academic consequences on Monday, 11/4.

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November 5, 2019

Institute of Politics

Former Class Rep Starts Think Tank to Review Student Government

By Justin Smith

The newly formed Campus Policy Research Institute will publish research on SG independence and mental health on campus.

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November 5, 2019

Strings Ramen

It’s Raining Ra-men: Strings Ramen to Open on 53rd Street

By Adyant Kanakamedala

The Chicagoland Ramen Chain is expected to open in around a month and a half, according to the owner.

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November 5, 2019

Alexis Florence

South Shore Will Kick “Food Desert” Status with Upcoming Opening of Shop & Save

By Alexis Florence

The new grocery is the first one to open in the neighborhood in nearly six years.

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November 5, 2019

Matthew Lee

Administrators Address Student Concerns About Sexual Assault, Counseling, and Greek Life at SG Townhall

By Charlotte Kane

The town hall began with a presentation on the climate survey results by the Office of Sexual Misconduct Prevention, which was followed by a brief Q&A session.

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November 5, 2019

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