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  1. CPS International Baccalaureate program grows to five more schoolsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... you're not catching them at 6th or 7th grade but early on where it's so critical." A 2012 study by the University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research found students who complete the IB high school-level diploma program are 40 percent ...

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  2. San Jose's first female mayor, Janet Gray Hayes, has died at 87Read the original story

    Yesterday | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... he took a job at Agnews State Hospital in 1956. The couple met six years earlier as students at the University of Chicago. She was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Indiana University, he a medical student from UC Berkeley. She earned a master's in ...

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  3. National Edition: Religious freedom, the Sabbath and Jewish womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Deseret News

    ... knowledgeable citizen. Elder Oaks served as a judge for Utah's Supreme Court and taught law at the University of Chicago. He explains why he believes more citizens need to take their fight for religion to the courts. The eight-day festival of ...

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  4. James Cambias looks upwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | The Recorder

    ... day people. A lifelong lover of science, Cambias began his college career as a physics major at the University of Chicago, but switched to the history of science program in his second year. He minored in astronomy. Cambias spent years professionally ...

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  5. U.S. Rep Mike Quigley Discusses MSM Blood Ban with OutLawRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | EDGE

    On March 31, U.S. Representative Mike Quigley spoke to OutLaw, an organization for LGBT students at the University of Chicago Law School, highlighting the need to reevaluate the FDA's blood donation criteria that unfairly discriminates against men who have sex with men . 22 comments

  6. The Chicago Outlaws Motorcycle Club rides againRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    ... At age 11, he took his first photographs - of his pet turtle. He began studying history in 1959 at the University of Chicago, but spent much of his time in the darkroom at Ida Noyes Hall . In his first year at the U. of C., he met fellow freshman ...

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  7. Does a Long and Happy Marriage Come Down to This?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | IVillage

    ... Marriage and Family , the key to marital bliss is all about his health and happiness. Researchers from University of Chicago surveyed 953 heterosexual couples who were either married or living together for an average of 39 years. As one co-author ...

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  8. "Clean Energy 2030: Building a Sustainable Future" Short VideoRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2013 | The University of Chicago

    Three prominent Argonne National Laboratory scientists and a University of Chicago economist discuss the future of clean energy.

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  9. Celebrating Two Nobels at the University of ChicagoRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2013 | The University of Chicago

    On Monday, Oct. 14, 2013, University of Chicago Professors Eugene F. Fama and Lars Peter Hansen were awarded the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences, which they shared with Robert J. Shiller of Yale University.

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  10. What Molecular Genetics Can Tell Us about How We Wake Up and Why We SleepRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2013 | The University of Chicago

    Dr. Ravi Allada, Professor of Neurobiology at Northwestern University, speaks about "What Molecular Genetics Can Tell Us about How We Wake Up and Why We Sleep" at the Second Annual Brain Awareness Day hosted by the Conte Center for Computational Neuropsychiatric Genomics at the University of Chicago .

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  11. On Native GroundTHE People's Budget is Better for AllRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... No knows this better than President Barack Obama, who was a constitutional law professor at the University of Chicago and can be granted that wonderful epithet "smart as hell." He knows damned well, as he illustrated in his recent speech on ...

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  12. 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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  13. Obituary: Steven F. Crowley, securities analystRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Star Tribune

    ... Light only a few weeks before his accident. Crowley, a native of Rhode Island who graduated from the University of Chicago, began his Twin Cities investment career nearly 30 years ago at Craig-Hallum. He returned to that firm several years ago, ...

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  14. Gates-Funded Student Data Group To Shut DownRead the original story

    Monday | The Huffington Post

    ... early life. His mother runs an after-school tutoring center, while his late father taught at the University of Chicago. Microsoft mogul Bill Gates has risen as an education influential in recent years through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The ...

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  15. CPS to expand International Bacclaureate program to five more schoolsRead the original story

    Monday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... you're not catching them at 6th or 7th grade but early on where it's so critical." A 2012 study by the University of Chicago Consortium on Chicago School Research found students who complete the IB high school-level diploma program are 40 percent ...

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  16. Newly Insured May Strain Provider-Patient RelationshipsRead the original story

    Monday | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... "And what ends up happening is the 15-minute visit." Alex Lickerman, MD, an internist at the University of Chicago, added that while patients may have a laundry list of issues they'd like to discuss after waiting for an appointment for several ...

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  17. Amazon Phenomenon: NYT Article Boosts Obscure Book to BestsellerdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New York Observer

    ... large," Mr. Garner wrote in his critical appraisal. Until now, that is. Garrett Kiely, director of the University of Chicago Press, which has published All God's Dangers in paperback since 2000, said the article-and the concomitant boost in ...

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  18. A cellphone ban: Ignoring inconvenient dataRead the original story

    Monday | UnionLeader.com

    ... "we find no evidence of a reduction in accidents state-wide due to the ban." Only a few weeks ago, University of Chicago economist Casey Mulligan wrote in The New York Times of a new study of accident data from the National Highway Traffic Safety ...

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  19. Bernardine Dohrn s Nomination ForThe First Circuit Court of AppealsRead the original story

    Monday | Lucianne.com

    What are the chances that Bernardine Dohrn, the wife of Bill Ayres, and a principal signatory on the Weather UndergroundA s "Declaration of a State of War" in May 1970 could be appointed as a judge in a Federal Court? Dohrn graduated with honors with a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Chicago and subsequently graduated from the ... (more)

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  20. EM Inflow Continued But Slowed; Asia Funds Turned CornerRead the original story

    Monday | Barron's

    ... also a consultant for Charles River Associates. Shuli holds a CFA and FRM and studied economics at the University of Chicago's graduate school.

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