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Faculty research

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UChicago scholars examine charitable giving behavior, Earth’s iron isotopes, universal flu vaccines, and predictors of STEM success.

Tools of the trade

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Pritzker professor Mindy Schwartz hopes that examining artifacts like a 19th-century surgical kit will help her students feel connected to medicine’s rich past. 

Free verse

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Mitsuye Yamada, AM’53, transformed her family’s internment experience into poetry.

A piece of the master

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From our print archive: In a whirlwind campus visit in February 1994, novelist Kurt Vonnegut, AM’71, wowed a new generation of fans.

University obituaries

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Recent faculty, staff, trustee, and alumni obituaries.

Square deal

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Pixels and planning come together to form the Magazine’s new website—and our office’s new Post-it phoenix mural.

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.

Rumbling down unknown streets

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Grieving father Stéphane Gerson, AM’92, PhD’97, seeks comfort in historical writings and family stories.

Out in front

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Pioneering pathologist Nancy Warner, SB’44, MD’49, is helping other women scholars follow in her path.

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