Eric Fang

230 Students Participate in Memorial 5K Run to Honor Max Solomon Lewis

By Eric Fang

The event was organized by Campus and Student Life, AEPi, and Promontory Investment Research.

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October 20, 2021

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1:09 p.m.

Local Representatives Join IOP to Discuss Gun Violence in Chicago

By Ben Wiener

Speakers stressed the complex causes of violent crime and the importance of community-based solutions

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October 21, 2021

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8:18 p.m.

Nobel Laureate Michael Kremer Advocates for Experimental Methods in Development Economics

By Casey Kim

Kremer also spoke about leading the new Development Innovation Lab and illustrated how experimental economics can be used as a tool to generate practical solutions for developing countries.

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October 22, 2021

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9:28 a.m.

University of Chicago

President Alivisatos, Provost Ka Yee Lee Detail Autumn Quarter Updates

By Kayla Rubenstein

President Alivisatos, Provost Ka Yee Lee, and other top members of the administration share plans on tackling COVID-19, ensuring student safety, and expanding campus opportunities.

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October 21, 2021

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8:19 p.m.

Meghan Hendrix

New Study Shows How Parental Beliefs and Socioeconomic Status Impact Early Childhood Outcomes

By Noah Glasgow

Researchers at the UC Center for Early Learning examine how socioeconomic status impacts how parents think about early child development.

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October 21, 2021

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8:26 p.m.

Feng Ye

Pearson Institute Study Finds Majority of Americans Believe Misinformation Is Major Problem

By Peter Maheras

In a poll conducted by the Pearson Institute and Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research, American respondents blamed US politicians, China, Russia, social media companies, and users for the spread of misinformation.

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October 21, 2021

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8:14 p.m.

Meghan Hendrix

CC Resolutions Intended to Increase Transparency in Releasing Statements; Voting Records

By Hassan Sachee

The resolutions were passed in response to systemic issues with mixed messaging and a lack of information on representatives' voting records.

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October 18, 2021

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7:22 p.m.

Marco Verch

University Reports 15 Positive Cases, New Downtown Testing Location Available

By Yiwen Lu

The number went down from 17 in the previous week. The total positivity rate is 0.21 percent.

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October 15, 2021

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6:10 p.m.

Angelina Torre

Student-Run Coffee Shops Aim to Reopen by Sixth Week

By Ruby Rorty

Harper Café, Hallowed Grounds, Cobb Café, and Ex Libris are planning to begin serving customers by the end of the month, pending equipment inspections.

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October 14, 2021

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7:30 p.m.

Zoe Kaiser

Max Solomon Lewis to Be Honored in Memorial 5K Run This Sunday

By Eric Fang

The event, organized by Campus and Student Life, AEPi, and Promontory Investment Research, will take place on the Midway Plaisance.

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October 13, 2021

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11:08 p.m.

University of Chicago

College Council Representatives Elected for the Classes of 2023 and 2025

By Michael McClure

Miriam Sills was elected as a College Council (CC) representative in a special election for the Class of 2023. First-years Devin Johnson, Jordyn Flaherty, Ariana Ukaonu, Chelsea Wu, and Kate Wehle will also join CC this fall.

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October 12, 2021

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7:34 p.m.

Jeremy Lindenfeld

Student Groups Advocate for Reinstatement of Dismissed Ph.D. Student

By Kate Mabus and Pranathi Posa

Student activist groups are demanding the Department of Cinema and Media Studies restore Zain Jamshaid to its Ph.D. program and support his continued research.

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October 12, 2021

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7:15 p.m.

Marcus Goodman, a Kindhearted Person Who Loved It All

By Adrianna Layne

Third-year Marcus Goodman died on September 27.

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October 14, 2021

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3:51 p.m.

O-Issue 2021, by The Chicago Maroon

By Maroon Staff

An introduction to the next four years.

FEATURE

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September 21, 2021

Political Economy Ph.D. Program to Kick Off Next Fall

By Basil Egli

The program will be staffed by faculty from both the Department of Political Science and the Harris School of Public Policy.

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October 12, 2021

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2:20 p.m.

Remembering Hugo Sonnenschein, the Man Who Reimagined UChicago

By Michael McClure

During his seven-year tenure as University president, Sonnenschein embarked on campaigns to improve the University’s finances, upgrade its facilities, and make it more appealing to undergraduates.

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September 16, 2021

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2:23 p.m.

Authentic, Goofy, and Selfless, Max Lewis “Would Always Fill the Silence”

By Alice Cheng

Max Lewis, who passed away in early July, was a vibrant presence on and off-campus.

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August 17, 2021

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3:14 p.m.

University Lifts Mask Mandate for Fully Vaccinated People

By Casey Mathur

Following the City of Chicago’s transition to Phase 5 of COVID-19 precautions, the administration has released new guidelines concerning masking requirements.

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July 15, 2021

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5:33 p.m.

Ilan Naibryf, UChicago Student in Surfside Building Collapse, Confirmed Dead

By Laura Gersony

Naibryf is survived by his parents, Ronit and Carlos, his siblings Tali and Micaela, and many friends and loved ones from the UChicago community.

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July 9, 2021

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2:54 p.m.