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University News

Award-winning carillon performer and composer Joey Brink has been selected as the next University Carillonneur. His appointment begins in October. He succeeds Wylie Crawford, who will retire this fall after 31 years as University Carillonneur. 

UChicago News

The University of Chicago and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences announced a new partnership to educate and train talented African students at AIMS centers across Africa. Thierry Zomahoun, President and CEO of AIMS and Eric D. Isaacs, Provost of the University of Chicago and Professor of Physics made the announcement at the AIMS South Africa Center.

UChicago News

Jimmy Carter, former U.S. president and Nobel Peace Prize winner, will sign his new autobiography, A Full Life: Reflections at Ninety, July 24 at the Seminary Co-op Bookstore. In his memoir, Carter describes growing up in rural Georgia and brings together stories of his segregationist father and his mother, a nurse who treated every patient equally and had a profound influence on him.


From August 1 - November 8, all students will receive 10% off at any Treasure Islands Foods in the city. Just show a valid student ID at checkout!

The first part of the Harper Court Summer Concert Series will be happening this Wednesday, July 29, from 6-9 p.m. Mario Smith will be hosting this event, which will be held at 5235 S. Harper Court. Radio legend Herb Kent the Cool Gent will be hosting a Steppers Night.

From Thursday, July 23 to Saturday, July 25th, more than 20 Hyde Park businesses on 53rd, 55th and 57th streets will be having sidewalk sales from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. There will be bargains, fun, food, and music.