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Majority of U. of C. Campus Under Boil Order After Water Main Issue

An installed water main was not properly flushed before being into use Friday, according to the U. of C.

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Does Your Kid Have What It Takes To Join the Hyde Park Youth Symphony?

The Hyde Park Youth Symphony is opening auditions starting on Aug. 28.

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New Saul Bellow Documents Unearthed by Biographer

Zachary Leader will visit the Seminary Cooperative Tuesday to talk about his new Bellow biography.

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U. of C. Police Get New Chief, Fountain Walker

Marlon Lynch will remain at U. of C. as associate vice president for safety, security and civic affairs.

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The Search Is On For South Side's Best Business Pitch

South Side Pitch is accepting bids now for the best pitch, with finals to be held in Hyde Park Oct. 1.

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Leukemia Patient Gives $3.5M To Make Her Doc an Endowed U. of C. Professor

Dr. Wendy Stock has become the first Anjuli Seth Nayak professor in leukemia at University of Chicago.

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New Hotel for 53rd Street To Be Announced by University of Chicago

The University of Chicago will show plans for a hotel on a 53rd Street parking lot at a July 28 meeting.

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Here's How You Can Take a U. of C. Law School Class for Free

The Law School will start its first free online course on July 13 on the tech industry.

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Survey Ranks CPS Teaching at the Top, Family Involvement at the Bottom

CPS students and teachers scored their teaching and school leaders higher than the suburbs.

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'Rape Joke' During U. of C. Graduation Prompts Apology from Professor

Allen Sanderson's joke hit a nerve on a campus focused on reducing sexual assaults for college students.

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Baderbrau Brewery Plans to Start Brewing in South Loop by End of Summer

Rob Sama revived the classic Chicago pilsner after its maker's bankruptcy in the '90s.

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Expect Traffic Around Campus as U. of C. Celebrates Convocation Saturday

Portions of Ellis and University avenues and 57th Street will be closed over the weekend.

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U. of C. Alum Charged With Attacking Protesters at Alumni Event

Russ Zajtchuk is accused of punching one person, kicking another and pushing one student's camera.

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U. of C. Barricade Torn Down, 9 Arrested at Trauma Center Protest

The protesters demanded a South Side trauma center and a meeting with the university president.

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U. of C. Sculpture Gone Since 2013 Tracked to Humboldt Park Warehouse

"Grande Disco" by Arnaldo Pomodoro sat in storage for more than a year, but is now being restored.