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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.
Want the inside scoop on O-Week 2012? We've asked several Orientation staff members to live tweet this busy week from @UChicagoCollege.
Winners of the 2011 Study Abroad Photo Contest tell the stories behind the images.
Last December, 21 students trekked to New York City to explore careers in the arts. Julia Wetherell kept a diary.
By Julia Wetherell, Class of 2012
What do the Senior Class Gift and Scav Hunt have in common? Christopher Straus, LAB’84, AB’88, MD’92, tells all.
First year Kelsey Reid's first person account of one of UChicago's oldest traditions.
Class of 2009 | B.A. Physics and Economics
More than hot air: One former Physics and Econonics major is using balloons to make it big in the Chicago art scene.
Every spring quarter, the women's rugby team don prom gowns and have a ball, literally.