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Deemed Uchi-Con, the event features guest lectures about various aspects of anime, gaming, screenings, workshops, and much more.
One student on his summer spent researching at the University of Oxford's Department of Clinical Neurology
Class of 2013 | A.B. Political Science
An aspiring politician in the early days of his campaign.
Students share how old traditions made campus feel like a new home this Thanksgiving.
Students, family and colleagues gathered to share stories about Herman L. Sinaiko, a legendary humanities professor in the College.
For 65 years, scholars at the University of Chicago have debated one great question: Latke or Hamantash?
Class of 1998 | A.M. Linguistic Anthropology
A language detective on the mysterious meaning of words.
On Fri. Nov. 18 at 4pm a service will be held in Bond chapel and on the UChicago Live page on Facebook
Reality TV and academics combine in UChicago's "Jersey Shore" Conference.
More on the "Shore"
The future of finance, Occupy Wall Street, and the secrets of leadership according to Brady Dougan (B.A. ’81, M.B.A ‘82).
Jamie Mermelstein '14 designed a Family Weekend-themed crossword in honor of parents coming to campus this weekend.
Class of 2011 | French Literature
Battle of the Bands champion's burgeoning musical career
Three students on their summer spent teaching computer literacy in Guatemala.
Class of 2011 | Philosophy
The student speaker at TEDx UChicago interprets the code of sound.
Marcella sent us a summer postcard from a camp in Italy
Krista Kaput sent us a postcard from an archaeological dig in Italy
Blair Thornburgh sends us a postcard from a literary agency in New York City
Class of 2012 | Cultural Anthropology
Laurel Buchi-Fotre was humbled during an 8-month service trip in Africa
Emily Wang, Class of 2014, was asked to see as much art as she could in a single day with her Arts Pass. This is her story.
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The largest RSO at UChicago wants the South Side to dance.