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More than meets the eye

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From our print archive: Although the eye is vision’s front door, the brain creates perception. Researchers want to reveal how the mind translates light into visual experience.

Mayhem on 56th Street

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From our print archive: In an essay from 1950, Ed Diamond, AB’47, AM’49, explains how nature and its whims—including a pair of frozen glasses and the birth of a baby—almost “de-iced” the UChicago hockey team.

Old friends

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An appreciation of Harry, Sally, and all the things they said.

University obituaries

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Recent faculty, staff, and alumni obituaries.

Releases

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The Magazine lists a selection of general interest books, films, and albums by alumni. For additional alumni releases, browse the Magazine’s Goodreads bookshelf.

Notes

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Highlights from the latest alumni news columns. Log into the Alumni & Friends Web Community using your CNetID and password to browse all alumni news by class year.

The 43-year kidney

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Dylan Walsh, AB’05, reflects on the full life his uncle lived with a transplanted kidney.

On common ground

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Baseball writer Christina Kahrl, AB’90, found acceptance as a trans woman in the sports world.

Heal thyself

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The president of the American College of Cardiology advocates a plant-based diet as part of shifting heart disease treatment from “event” to “prevent” focused.

Rolling the dice

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Chicago Booth clinical professor of entrepreneurship Waverly Deutsch brings theatrical and gaming influences to her teaching.

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