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A student-run slam poetry group is gaining a huge following on campus.
By Amy Myers, Senior Media Editor, Class of 2013
For the students in GEOS 29002, even spring break in the Bahamas was hard work.
By Chelsea Leu, Class of 2014
The hunt is on.
By College Media Editors
Discovering China in crowded markets
Second-year Miranda Cherkas shares her experience as a Fellows Ambassador for the Institute of Politics.
Reflections on Designer Boot Camp
Class of 2014 | Public Policy, Sociology
If you wear glasses, you’re among the world’s fortunate few.
Language comes to life in Vienna
Living in Rome, exploring all of Europe
Third-year Micaela Harms shares her first impressions of a quarter abroad in Mexico.
Finding a second home in Jordan
Student group gains valuable medical training and serves as first responders
While you were sleeping, Dodd-Mead residents captured footage of what actually happens during Kuviasungnerk/Kangeiko
Class of 2015 | International Studies
For second-year Valeria Contreras, comics are serious business.
The man who launched two thousand internships.
New brass group distinguishes itself with New Orleans-inspired music
Just 24 hours after they began, it was show time.
One new game has UChicago students under its spell.
The four-inch, plastic winner of the Logan art contest
By College Newsletter
This year, students in the College put down the books and picked up the shovels in search of dinosaurs.
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