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Benson

U of C Researchers Return From Trip to South Pole to Install Telescope

By Stephanie Palazzolo

They're studying light left over from the Big Bang.

March 23, 2017

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2:19 p.m.

Cook County Court

Man Arrested for Racist, Anti-Semitic Flyers is Also Responsible for Unwanted Posters in December, Police Say

By Pete Grieve

The damages allegedly totaled more than $1,000. Bail was set at $20,000.

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March 21, 2017

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1:12 p.m.

Newsletter for March 20

By Pete Grieve

Spring break edition — Suspect charged after posting racist flyers, New U of C scholarship for kids of CPS teachers, Binny's opens on 47th

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March 20, 2017

Scott Siegel/Twitter

Individual Charged in Connection with Racist, Homophobic, Anti-Semitic Posters

By Jamie Ehrlich

Matthew Urbanik of Schaumburg, IL was charged with one count of Felony Criminal Damage to Property and has been permanently barred from University property.

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March 19, 2017

Chase Woods / Facebook

Man Caught Posting Racist, Anti-Semitic Fliers; Warning Issued by UCPD

By Jamie Ehrlich

The faculty directors of CSRPC and CSGS released a statement about the incident, calling the trespass warning an “unacceptable response.”

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March 10, 2017

Newsletter for March 10

By Pete Grieve and Adam Thorp

Disruptive protest and its discontents; anti-male bias lawsuit; liquor at Medici; grocery store planned for 61st.

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March 10, 2017

University Moves to Dismiss "Doe" Suit

By Katherine Vega

Male student alleges anti-male bias by University in wake of sexual assault accusations against him.

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March 9, 2017

Incomplete Course Registrations Confuse Students

By Eugenia Ko

The Registrar restricted access to my.UChicago on Tuesday evening after incomplete course schedules were visible online.

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March 9, 2017

The Chicago Maroon Archives

Disruptive Protest Report Suggests Creation of Free Speech Deans-On-Call

By Alex Ward

The final report from the Committee on University Discipline for Disruptive Conduct was released on Tuesday.

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March 9, 2017

3,000 E-mail Users Experience Problems

By Jamie Ehrlich

[Updated] Those with CNetID’s starting with the letters “A” through “Da” were most effected.

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March 9, 2017

Newsletter for March 7

By Adam Thorp and Pete Grieve

Zimmer meets with Duckworth; Uncommon Fund announces winners; and The Maroon interviews the South Side Weekly

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March 7, 2017

"Objectivity Isn't Objective:" South Side Weekly Leadership Talks Past, Future of Paper

By Camille Kirsch

"The Weekly strives for citizen journalism, which by my definition means you don’t need to be someone with a journalism degree, you don’t have to be someone who’s a career journalist. People have knowledge from their experiences."

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March 6, 2017

Katie Akin

Admin Responds to CC’s Zimmer Invite; Says He Will Talk With SG at Quarterly Meetings

By Jamie Ehrlich

Zimmer meets privately each quarter with the Executive Committee of Student Government to discuss campus issues, while CC meetings are open to the public and press.

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March 6, 2017

Mykhaylo Usatyuk and Frankie Fung

Physics Undergraduates Help Discover New Levitation Method

By Sofia Garcia

Their findings could help researchers interested in microgravity environments or multi-body interactions design new experimental setups.

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March 6, 2017

University Increases Fundraising Goal by $500 Million

By Hillel Steinmetz

The new goal is meant to make the most of the campaign’s traction.

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March 6, 2017

Former Secretary of Education to Join Harris as Fellow

By Sonia Schlesinger

As a Harris fellow, Duncan will act as a special adviser to the Harris School’s dean and will plan events at the Harris School.

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March 6, 2017

The College

Uncommon Fund Announces Winners, Maroon to Digitize 100+ Years of Print Issues

By Eugenia Ko

Swipe Out Hunger, Phoenix Farms, “What If,” It’s On Us, and Art as Pedagogy were also funded.

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March 6, 2017

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4:17 p.m.

College Republicans

College Republicans Travel to CPAC

By Lauren Pankin

According to attendees, the convention was noticeably more unified than last year's.

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March 6, 2017

Newsletter for March 3

By Pete Grieve and Adam Thorp

Sophia King's big win; an Olympian in MoS; RAs to receive salaries; Latina-focused sorority resurges; and CC reps invite Zimmer.

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March 3, 2017

New Americans

Students Help Chicago Immigrants Pursue Citizenship

By Lee Harris

Group president noted a “renewed determination” among program participants since President Donald Trump’s election.

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March 3, 2017

Nathan Roter

Students Provide Free Legal Aid to Detained Families

By Deepti Sailappan

South Texas Family Residential Center, the United States’ largest immigrant detention center, mostly houses mothers and children who are seeking asylum from Guatemala, Honduras, and other Central American countries.

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March 3, 2017

UChicago Matchmaking Site To Launch This Month

By Hillel Steinmetz

Maroon.Space was created as a spiritual successor to another dating website for Chicago students.

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March 3, 2017

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