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Alumnus Mike Nichols, critically acclaimed for theater and film career, pioneered improv comedy at UChicago

New York Times
Published November 20, 2014
November 21, 2014
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UEI Director Timothy Knowles says Chicago Public Schools' growth is due to more stability among individual school communities

Chicago Sun-Times
Published November 20, 2014
November 21, 2014
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Article cites Prof. James Heckman, who says investment in early childhood programs is the cheapest way to reduce crime

New York Times
Published November 19, 2014
November 21, 2014
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In op-ed, Prof. Eric Posner explains constitutional authority for President Obama's executive orders on immigration

New York Times
Published November 18, 2014
November 20, 2014
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Postdoctoral scholar Alain Cohn discusses research, which finds culture of rewarding financial gain may encourage bankers to cheat

New York Times
Published November 19, 2014
November 20, 2014
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Prof. Geoffrey Stone decries Senate’s decision to block overhaul of NSA

New York Daily News
Published November 19, 2014
November 20, 2014
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Article quotes Prof. Luigi Zingales, who comments on the advantage that restricted datasets give to academic economists

Quartz
Published November 18, 2014
November 19, 2014
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In response to Mormon marriage controversy, Prof. Emeritus Martin Marty comments on increasing transparency of religious practices

Huffington Post
Published November 18, 2014
November 19, 2014
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Alumnus Timuel Black says Obama presidential library should be on South Side ‘because we will cherish it as no other place could’

Chicago Tribune
Published November 18, 2014
November 19, 2014
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Prof. Michael Greenstone stresses importance of coordinating emissions reductions for states, citing analysis of Clean Power Plan

Scientific American
Published November 17, 2014
November 18, 2014
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In op-ed, Lect. Rebecca Sive discusses how female politicians won greater representation in 2014 midterm elections

MSNBC
Published November 15, 2014
November 18, 2014
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Alumnus and former UChicago scholar Edward Wolpert, pioneer in lithium treatments and ‘lifelong student of the humanities,’ dies at 84

Chicago Tribune
Published November 14, 2014
November 18, 2014
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In op-ed, Prof. John Cochrane explains why deflation does not necessarily indicate economic downturn

Wall Street Journal
Published November 13, 2014
November 18, 2014
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Prof. Michael Greenstone joins top economists in authoring analysis of Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan

NBC News
Published November 13, 2014
November 14, 2014
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In op-ed, Prof. Harold Pollack argues that smoking rate in the United States is still a national problem

The Atlantic
Published November 13, 2014
November 14, 2014
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Article compares UChicago’s ambitious arts facilities with other universities, citing the Logan Center and Arts Incubator as examples

New York Times
Published November 13, 2014
November 14, 2014
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Instrument proposed by Tom Economou, senior scientist at Enrico Fermi Institute, aboard robotic lander that touches down on comet

Chicago Reader
Published November 12, 2014
November 13, 2014
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In op-ed, Prof. Harold Pollack urges Congress to support the nomination of Vivek Murthy as surgeon general

Chicago Sun-Times
Published November 11, 2014
November 13, 2014
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Alumna Mildred Dresselhaus, who did pioneering research on carbon science, to receive Presidential Medal of Freedom

AAAS/Science
Published November 10, 2014
November 12, 2014
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Article cites study by Asst. Prof. Adam Chilton, which finds many federal appeals courts aren't selecting panels randomly

Las Vegas Sun
Published November 10, 2014
November 12, 2014
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Law School alumnus Abner Mikva, former Congressman and federal judge, to receive country’s highest civilian honor

Chicago Tribune
Published November 10, 2014
November 12, 2014
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Law School alumna Patsy Mink, the late Congresswoman who co-authored landmark Title IX legislation, to receive Medal of Freedom

Star Advertiser
Published November 10, 2014
November 12, 2014
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Op-ed examines research by UChicago CCSR, which finds middle school GPA is a better predictor of high school performance

Chicago Sun-Times
Published November 10, 2014
November 11, 2014
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Research by scholar Tim Linden finds dark matter may attach to pulsars, making them so dense they collapse into a black hole

Scientific American
Published November 10, 2014
November 11, 2014
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In Q&A, Asst. Prof. Devin Pope discusses research, which found Americans lost billions by not refinancing homes during recession

Wall Street Journal
Published November 10, 2014
November 11, 2014