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The University of Chicago’s Independent Student Newspaper since 1892

Chicago Maroon

The University of Chicago’s Independent Student Newspaper since 1892

Chicago Maroon

Welcome to the Maroon’s crossword page! Scroll down to see all of our most recent puzzles -- we publish a full-size puzzle in print and online every two weeks, as well as minis and midis online-only every week. If you want to contribute a puzzle to the Maroon, we’re happy to work with you regardless of your experience! Take a look at our guidelines here.

Mini #15
Mini #15
By Henry Josephson / February 5, 2024

Mini #14
Mini #14
By Mazie Witter / January 29, 2024

Mini #13
Mini #13
By Henry Josephson / January 22, 2024

Mini #12
Mini #12
By Mazie Witter / January 15, 2024

Mini #11
Mini #11
By Henry Josephson / January 8, 2024

Mini #10
Mini #10
By Mazie Witter / December 4, 2023

Mini #9
Mini #9
By Henry Josephson / November 27, 2023

Mini #8
Mini #8
By Mazie Witter / November 13, 2023

Mini #7
Mini #7
By Henry Josephson / November 6, 2023

Mini #6
Mini #6
By Mazie Witter / October 29, 2023

70. Take the Dub
70. Take the Dub
By Pravan Chakravarthy / January 25, 2024

69. The Object of Philosophy
69. The Object of Philosophy
By Eli Lowe / January 11, 2024

Hope you had a good break! Here's Eli on this puzzle: This is the first crossword puzzle I have ever created and I had an absolute blast doing...

68. Its Not Good
68. It's Not Good
By Pravan Chakravarthy / November 30, 2023

67. AAAAAAAAHHHHHHH!
67. "AAAAAAAAHHHHHHH!"
By Henry Josephson / November 19, 2023

66. Proper German
66. Proper German
By Pravan Chakravarthy / November 1, 2023

65. A Child Full of Woe
65. A Child Full of Woe
By Mazie Witter / October 19, 2023

64. Post, Post, Post!
64. Post, Post, Post!
By Garrett Chalfin / October 2, 2023

63. O-Week 2023 Themeless
63. O-Week 2023 Themeless
By Henry Josephson / September 19, 2023

62. The Better Chicagoland University? (Daily Northwestern Joint Issue)
62. The Better Chicagoland University? (Daily Northwestern Joint Issue)
By Pravan Chakravarthy, Silas Coleman, Mazie Witter, and Henry Josephson / June 7, 2023

Hey puzzlers—hope the beginning of summer is treating you well! As part of The Maroon's joint issue with The Daily Northwestern, we'd like...

61. Bonfires at The Point (Grad Issue Themeless)
61. Bonfires at The Point (Grad Issue Themeless)
By Henry Josephson / May 18, 2023

Congratulations on completing another year at UChicago! Celebrate (or mourn, we won't judge) with our final puzzle of the academic year — we...

60. Its Show Time
60. It's Show Time
By Pravan Chakravarthy / May 3, 2023

59. Prêt à Résoudre
59. Prêt à Résoudre
By Mazie Witter / April 20, 2023

Another debut this week, from Mazie! Hope you're ready to enjoy!   If you're interested in making puzzles for the Maroon, we're accepting...

58. Learning Curve
58. Learning Curve
By Silas Coleman / April 5, 2023

This is Silas' first published puzzle – it was a blast to make, and we hope you find it a blast to solve!  

57. Four-Point Play
57. Four-Point Play
By Pravan Chakravarthy / March 22, 2023

56. Investigator
56. Investigator
By Henry Josephson / February 22, 2023

   

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