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06.06.2017
President Beadle and the secret campaign to beautify the campus.

05.23.2017

Unless you took French at the University of Chicago.

05.09.2017

Turn back the pages (without the old-books aroma).

04.21.2017

Professor Harold Pollack has an index card, a book, and endless patience for your questions.

04.04.2017

Or, who’s that barefoot man on the roof of the president’s house?

04.04.2017

How a mysterious warning helped a literature professor finish his mother’s novel.

04.03.2017

Ada Palmer, Renaissance scholar and science fiction author, on her new book, Seven Surrenders.

03.27.2017

Librarian Taylor Hixson discusses digital mapping in the academy and beyond.

03.24.2017

Memories of businessman and University trustee David Rockefeller, PhD’40, focus on his philanthropy. 

03.27.2017

Thoughts on life at Rockefeller, squirrels, and Phil the Phoenix.

03.20.2017

An ugly rug, a stolen Tropical Hut planter, and why the bust of Silas J. Cobb is displayed in such an odd location.

03.14.2017

How many digits of pi can you remember off the top of your head?