NEWS

Katie Akin

University Considering Building New Residence Hall South of Midway

By Katie Akin

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

July 19, 2017

Mid-America Group

Vue53 Will Be New Housing Option

By Adam Thorp

Rates for students in the recently erected building will match those throughout campus housing.

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July 17, 2017

Bubble Tea Store Files for Permit in Campus North

By Jamie Ehrlich

Permit calls for "first-time build out on a specialty tea store with associated electrical, mechanical, and plumbing work."

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July 13, 2017

University Launches Center for Quantum Science Research

By Lee Harris

The project is a collaboration between the University of Chicago, Argonne National Laboratory, and the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory

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July 11, 2017

Adam Thorp

Photos: 4th on 53rd

By Adam Thorp

Hyde Parkers marched yesterday in the neighborhood's traditional parade.

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July 5, 2017

Steve Edwards to Leave IOP

By Lee Harris

"All of us have both the opportunity and the obligation to play an active role in civic life,” Edwards said.

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July 3, 2017

Area Framework Plan for Presidential Library Revealed at Community Meeting

By Lauren Pankin

The framework plan includes designs for the Obama Presidential Center, a golf course restoration and merger, and consequent roadway renovations.

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June 29, 2017

Creative Commons

Your Citations Are About to Change

By Jamie Ehrlich

A new edition of The Chicago Manual of Style will be released in September.

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June 28, 2017

Michael Eugenio

Build Coffee Founders Talk Community Engagement

By Jorge Ernesto Clavo Abbass

Both founders were graduates of the Class of 2015.

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June 27, 2017

The New York Times

How a Law School Professor is Helping SCOTUS Rethink Gerrymandering

By Euirim Choi

Professor Stephanopoulos' research and litigation could help convince the Supreme Court that partisan gerrymandering is constitutionally limited.

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June 24, 2017

UChicago and Brown University Presidents Discuss Speech Issues at Washington Post Event

By Katherine Vega

"Any attempt to say that protest needs to be limited or controlled because of not liking protests is in itself just another example of constraining free speech," Zimmer said.

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June 21, 2017

University of Chicago

Two Million for Arts Center

By Adam Thorp

The grant is meant to draw more philanthropic support for facility, which will include a 70-seat theater.

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June 14, 2017

University of Chicago

Trauma Center Launch Date Set

By Adam Thorp

After decades, the South Side will once again host an adult trauma center come May.

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June 13, 2017

University of Chicago

Inaugural Class Day Speaker Discusses Academics and Intimacy

By Sonia Schlesinger

David Brooks studied history as an undergraduate at UChicago and wrote for the Viewpoints section of The Maroon.

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June 12, 2017

What's the Deal With the Budget? Provost Diermeier Discusses Changes

By Pete Grieve

The Provost is taking a hands-off approach, giving deans more flexibility.

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June 9, 2017

Daniel Lipson

Remembering the Society of the Owl and Serpent

By Daniel Lipson

The Society of the Owl and Serpent disbanded 50 years ago in 1967. The Maroon looked back on its storied past.

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June 9, 2017

Student Library Employees Vote to Unionize

By Katie Akin and Katherine Vega

Over 80 percent of voters were in favor of unionization.

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June 9, 2017

U of C Goes Alone, Makes Less Political Statement as Colleges Unite to Support Paris Agreement

By Pete Grieve

Unlike the "We're still in" coalition statement, the University of Chicago's does not explicitly reference Trump or the United States' withdrawal from the Paris agreement.

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June 8, 2017

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5:20 p.m.

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

By Katie Akin

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

Alex Ward

ACLU Legal Director Speaks to Students

By Alex Ward

Many of the cases Cole has litigated have involved disputes over the First Amendment and other sections of the Bill of Rights.

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June 7, 2017

Is the Class Day Speaker Paid? Spokesman Says That's Confidential

By Pete Grieve

“The speaker agreement is confidential.”

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June 5, 2017

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University News Office

BART Police Chief Will Head UCPD

By Adam Thorp

Kenton Rainey took the reins at the transit agency's police department after shooting death of Oscar Grant.

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June 1, 2017

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