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Washington Park Residents Demand U. of C. Open Up About Obama Library Bid

Washington Park residents are asking the university to commit to a benefits agreement before expanding.

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Rev. Jesse Jackson to lead Martin Luther King Celebrations at the U. of C.

Glenda Hatchett of the TV show "Judge Hatchett" will also speak during the week of events.

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U. of C. Seeks Furniture Makers for Plan to Reuse Millennium Park Pavilion

The Arts Incubator wants 60 pieces of wood furniture for the pavilion's new home on the South Side.

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L.A. Artist Remakes Renaissance Society to End the Gallery's 100th Year

Mathias Poledna has removed much of the gallery's infrastructure for his installation.

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University of Chicago Gets $13 Million to Attract More Hispanic Students

The Neubauer Family Foundation is committing the funding to open more scholarships to Hispanic students.

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U. of C. Buys 26 Properties on South Side Ahead of Obama Library Decision

The University of Chicago spent $18.3 million to buy several sites where the library could locate.

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Comer Children's Hospital Expanding Trauma Center To Treat Older Kids

The University of Chicago said it would take advantage of a new state rule to expand trauma care.

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Just 14 Percent of CPS Students Will Finish College, Report Says

University of Chicago researchers found the rate had increased from 8 percent in 2006.

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U. of C. Professors Ringing in the Holidays by Blowing up Trash Cans

The physics department hosts a live demonstration of physics concepts during a Saturday open house.

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Amy's Candy Bar Pop-Up Now Open in Hyde Park

The shop, open until May, will sell retro favorites and some new confections.

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U. of C. Officer in Chase Trips on Kenwood Couple's Stairs, Sues for $500K

Retired Chicago Fire Capt. Ezra McCann was sued after the officer chased a suspect onto his property.

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University of Chicago Student Robbed at Gunpoint, Police Said

University of Chicago Police said no arrests have been made in connnection with six recent robberies.

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Three Choirs to Join Up To Perform Handel's 'Messiah' at Rockefeller Chapel

The oratorio best known for the hallelujah chorus will be performed twice at the University of Chicago.

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U. of C. to Show Documentary on How Iceland Crowdsourced Its Constitution

The director will answer questions on the process of rewriting the constitution without politicians.

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U. of C. Asks for Meeting About Putting the Obama Library in Jackson Park

Park advisory council said the univeristy wants to meet in January after it has submitted its proposal.

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