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  1. Does divorce hit rich kids harder? How children from wealthy...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Daily Mail

    The research, conducted at Georgetown University and the University of Chicago, found that behavioral problems after a split are far more prevalent among high-income families. The study, published in the journal Child Development , used a national sample of nearly 4,000 children ages three to 12 from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth, dividing them into three groups based on family income.

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  2. Philadelphia Parents Are Fighting for School Choice, and WinningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | National Review Online

    ... thought he was crazy. I heard that at the time of the book's publication, his colleagues at the University of Chicago told him that while they could support him on many of his free-market ideas, especially his position on monetary policy, school ...

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  3. University of Chicago pulls out of Confucius InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Star-Telegram.com

    China’s soft-diplomacy push hit a speed bump this week when the University of Chicago decided to pull the plug on renewing a controversial Beijing-funded Confucius Institute. The decision may prompt other universities to rethink their relationships with Confucius institutes – attractive because they offer free Chinese-language classes and cultural programs to cash-strapped colleges in the United States, albeit with limitations on what they can teach.

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  4. China's Mixed-ownership Enterprise Model: Can the State Let Go?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Knowledge@Wharton

    ... for China's Mixed Ownership Economy ." The paper was published by the Paulson Institute at the University of Chicago, a research center focused on furthering Sino-U.S. collaboration. Meyer discussed the key takeaways from that research on the ...

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  5. Skokie Obituary: Myra L. Cohen, 105Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Patch.com

    Myra L. Cohen nee Littmann, age 105 was born March 2, 1909 in St. Louis to Edgar and Augusta Littmann, the oldest of three siblings . She graduated from the University of Chicago in 1930 and married Lawrence Irmas Cohen in 1931, with whom she had three children...Alden , the late Millard and the late Ellis .

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  6. University of Chicago 'suspends' its Confucius InstituteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Savage Minds

    While the Internet has been aglow with hype about new social media network Ello, another story has been the rounds and deserves special note here: The University of Chicago will not renew the Confucius Institute that is operating in its Hyde Park campus . The Economist has a piece on Chicago's about-face which is a good summary of the issue, and Inside Higher Ed has an even longer piece on the topic.

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  7. The Management Lesson You Can Learn From Derek Jeter's Yankee Uniform NumberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 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 There's a ...

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  8. Carleton lecture uncovers failures in U.S. foreign policiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Northfield.org

    ... Affairs at the Harvard Kennedy School. He previously taught at Princeton University and the University of Chicago, where he served as Master of the Social Science Collegiate Division and Deputy Dean of Social Sciences. He has been a resident ...

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  9. When to buy genericRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | WWLP

    ... bottle before the week is over so you're not saving," another shopper added. A recent study out of the University of Chicago estimates American consumers could save $44 billion dollars every year by choosing generic.

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  10. Wilkosz to Head Will County Historic Preservation CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Patch.com

    ... in New York with an emphasis in preservation planning. Most recently, Wilkosz worked for the University of Chicago as an assistant to the head of the Capital Project Delivery department which managed the university's construction projects. Prior to ...

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  11. McCarthey Family Foundation announces $2,500 essay competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The McCarthey Family Foundation is offering a cash prize of $2,500 to the writer of a winning essay on independent journalism. The competition is open to Utah college and university students and is being held in conjunction with the annual McCarthey Family Foundation Lecture Series, which will feature David Axelrod at a free event at Rowland Hall's upper campus on Nov. 1. Axelrod, former advisor and campaign strategist for President Barack Obama, currently serves as director of the University of Chicago Institute of Politics.

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  12. Leverage CalPERS Hedge Fund Move As Reflection Point For Evaluating Your PortfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Forbes.com

    ... I have a B.S. in Economics and Performance Studies from Northwestern University, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. Advisor services offered through Wealth Enhancement Advisory Services, a registered investment ...

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  13. Chicago U Hangs Tough Against Chinese Propaganda AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Forbes.com

    ... The Chinese government is not used to defeats but it was dealt a stinging one yesterday by the University of Chicago. The university decided to close its Confucius Institute, a controversial school for teaching Chinese culture and the Chinese ...

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  14. Nephew of Chicago anti-violence activist shotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Daily Herald

    ... Stroger Hospital. The girl was shot in an arm and shoulder and reported in stable condition in the University of Chicago Comer Children's Hospital. The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to ...

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  15. Up to half of Earth's water is older than the sun - and came here from spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Raw Story

    ... likely. Water, of course, is one of the key factors necessary for the formation of life as we know it. University of Chicago planetologist Fred Ciesla told New Scientist that water isn't the only component for life that is floating between the ...

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  16. A federal agency's birthday, but today is your dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Hill

    ... arguments, similes, rhymes. We convince by our presence." O'Connor is a second-year law student at the University of Chicago and former employee of the Federal Trade Commission.

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  17. The Economics of Vacant Lots in Big CitiesRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | Environmental and Urban Economics

    The University of Chicago's Harris School has a strong set of researchers who are actively involved in local and national policy making. This announcement offers one example.

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  18. How to Make Flextime Work for You and Your BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The QuickBase Blog

    ... such problems. Need some more concrete details? Consider the examples from Columbia University and the University of Chicago . And keep in mind that if the employee is asking for a special schedule based on Families and Medical Leave Act reasons, ...

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  19. Derek Jeter: A Portrait Of The Shortstop As A Managerial TriumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 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 Here's one ...

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  20. The Managerial Lesson You Can Learn From Derek Jeter's Yankee Uniform NumberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 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 There's a ...

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