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  1. Reminding Obama about Cubaa s historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Washington Times

    ... and gunboat diplomacy, and 'Yanquis' and the Cold War." Yes, really, "gunboat diplomacy." That is how University of Chicago adjunct law professors talk about American foreign policy. And he adds, "Sometimes those controversies date back to before I ...

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  2. Eddie Vedder and The Who's Pete Townshend to Perfo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    The Who 's Pete Townshend will team up with good friend and Who fanatic Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam for a special one-off benefit concert on May 14 at the Rosemont Theatre in Evanston, Illinois. The show, dubbed Celebrating The Who , will raise money for a Teen Cancer America initiative to fund various charities, including programs at the University of Chicago Medicine geared toward teenagers and young adults fighting cancer.

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  3. University of Oregon names Chicago law dean as presidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Washington Times

    Michael Schill, dean of the law school at the University of Chicago, was named Tuesday as president of the University of Oregon, becoming the school's fifth leader in six years. The new president takes the helm amid significant transition at the institution that was freed last year from the state university system and is now led by an independent governing board with ambitions for a big endowment and a national profile.

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  4. Two Northwestern Faculty Named Guggenheim FellowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Northwestern University

    ... growth dependent on "mortgage Keynesianism." Her first book, " The Politics of Free Markets " (University of Chicago Press, 2006), also received a book award, and she counts a Fulbright and a National Science Foundation Career Award among her other ...

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  5. Eddie Vedder To Stand In For Roger Daltrey And The Who Charity ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | ContactMusic.com

    Pearl Jam star Vedder will take on vocal duties from Roger Daltrey for the supergroup's Celebrating The Who gig at the Rosemont Theatre in Illinois next month , while Starkey will join fellow The Who regulars Simon Townshend and Pino Palladino for the concert, which will benefit the University of Chicago Medicine and other local children's charities.

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  6. University of Oregon Will Name Michael H. Schill New President Today: UpdatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Willamette Week

    The University of Oregon will name Michael H. Schill, currently the dean of the University of Chicago Law School, as the university's new president today, WW has learned. The top spot at the state's flagship university has been in near constant flux in recent years.

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  7. The Best Long And Short Ideas From The 2015 Penn State Seeking Alpha Stock Pitch CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Seeking Alpha

    ... national stock pitch competition at Penn State. Students from a variety of schools, including University of Chicago, Queen's University, and Penn State participated. They wrote pitches detailing buy/sell/hold recommendations for U.S.-traded stocks ...

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  8. Tom Brokaw speaks about Brian Williams controversy: 'Let the process play out'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Jersey Journal

    ... "Nightly News", spoke at length about Williams Monday at an event at the Institute of Politics at the University of Chicago. "There's a process underway," Brokaw said, referring to an internal NBC investigation of Williams. "And the important thing ...

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  9. Before The Finale, 'Justified's Joelle Carter Reveals Her Best Lessons And Favorite MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Forbes.com

    ... Men's Journal, The Daily Beast, The Washington Post and The Village Voice. I'm a graduate of The University of Chicago and I live in Montclair N.J. with my wife, two kids, and my golden retriever, Tessie. Follow me on Twitter @allenstjohn Boy, did ...

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  10. What A Good Job Looks LikeRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Isegoria

    ... from age 5 to age 22. I am happy to report that it is possible. After getting a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, followed by another prestigious-sounding but soul-killing job at a think tank, I opened a motorcycle repair shop. Motorcycles are ...

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  11. Pete Townshend, Eddie Vedder to Celebrate the Who at Cancer BenefitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | RollingStone

    ... (keyboards). Money raised from the show will benefit various efforts to help teens with cancer at the University of Chicago Medicine, as well as other local children's charities. The cause is particularly close to the Who, who have been longtime ...

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  12. University of Chicago Law School to Host Conference on Youth and PoliceRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Newswise

    In an effort to advance public discourse about the ongoing national crisis over police-community relations in urban America, the University of Chicago Law School is hosting a conference on youth and police. The April 24-25 conference is designed to contribute to the development of concrete policy, advocacy and research agendas for addressing issues arising from the interactions between youth and police.

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  13. Brasch WordsDOWN for the Counts: America's Fascination with RoyaltyRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... the rise of monetarism, as promulgated by conservative economist Milton Friedman and his team at the University of Chicago. This theory holds that the only objective of government is to control the money supply to keep inflation in check, and that ...

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  14. University of Chicago law school dean to lead UO, Willamette Week reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | OregonLive.com

    Willamette Week newspaper in Portland is reporting that the University of Oregon will name Michael H. Schill, University of Chicago Law School dean, as the universitiy's next president. The newspaper did not identify the source of its information, and The Oregonian/Oregonlive was not immediately able to confirm the report.

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  15. Pete Townshend and Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder to Perform Together at Who-Themed Charity Show in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WJZW-FM Washington

    The Who 's Pete Townshend will team up with good friend and Who fanatic Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam for a special one-off benefit concert on May 14 at the Rosemont Theatre in Evanston, Illinois. The show, dubbed Celebrating The Who , will raise money for a Teen Cancer America initiative to fund various charities, including programs at the University of Chicago Medicine geared toward teenagers and young adults fighting cancer.

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  16. University of Oregon Will Name Michael H. Schill New President TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Willamette Week

    The University of Oregon will name Michael H. Schill, currently the dean of the University of Chicago Law School, as the university's new president today, WW has learned. The top spot at the state's flagship university has been in near constant flux in recent years.

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  17. Tom Brokaw Says His Relationship With Brian Williams Is 'Cordial'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Switched

    ... troubles at the network. But Brokaw denied any bad blood between him and Williams at an event at the University of Chicago on Monday , saying his relationship with the former "NBC Nightly News" anchor was "cordial." "I want to say two things," ...

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  18. Tom Brokaw speaks out on Brian Williams messFormer a Nightly Newsa ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Media Life Magazine

    Former "NBC Night News" anchor Tom Brokaw has finally spoken publicly over the mess at his former newscast, in which his successor Brian Williams was suspended for exaggerating stories. Speaking at an event at the University of Chicago, Brokaw called the situation a "really, really serious case," but that the investigation needs to conclude before final decisions are made.

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  19. Eddie Vedder to jam with The Who...again.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | 92.5 KGB-FM

    Some guys have all the luckOnce again, Pearl Jam Front man Eddie Vedder is teaming up with legendary Who guitarist Pete Townshend. The two will perform together May 14 at the Rosemont Theater in Chicago for a concert they're calling Celebrating the Who, in which all the proceeds go to Teen Cancer America, a charity that offers support programs for young people with cancer and is run through the University of Chicago.

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  20. A Recent IPO With A Medical Breakthrough For Blindness Worth BillionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Seeking Alpha

    ... of AMD as it is an age-related disease just like many others we face today. Researchers at NORC at the University of Chicago came out with a report that the cost of vision problems will increase 376% from $150 billion today to $717 billion by 2050 ...

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