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The award-winning Big Brains podcast features stories about the pioneering research and pivotal breakthroughs by scholars at the University of Chicago and leading universities across the country.

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Big Brains has received numerous prestigious honors across higher education and the communications industry. In 2022, the podcast earned the top honor from CASE—a prestigious "grand gold" award, recognizing it as best-in-class. Other recognitions include CASE’s Circle of Excellence gold award (2021) and Adweek’s “best branded podcast” (2020).

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