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Karlene Burrell-McRae, director of the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs and associate dean of students, has spent more than two decades advising, advocating for and supporting students from underrepresented backgrounds. Now in her second year at UChicago, she recently oversaw the launch of the Center for Identity + Inclusion, a new office within Campus and Student Life housed at 5710 S. Woodlawn Ave.

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The University has worked to confirm the safety of our community members in Paris following the multiple attacks in the city on Nov. 13. All 58 undergraduates who are taking courses in France this quarter at the Center in Paris have contacted center personnel and are accounted for. The University also has confirmed that the faculty members, staff and graduate students at the center are safe.

The University of Chicago men's soccer team is making a return trip to the NCAA Division III Championship after its at-large selection to the tournament on Monday afternoon.


The Ratner Athletics Center will be closed December 24–December 27 and January 1, and the Henry Crown Field House will be closed December 24–January 1. Both facilities will have limited hours of operation throughout winter break. Please see the Physical Education and Athletics announcement for more information.

The Ratner Athletics Center will be closed Thursday–Friday, November 26–27, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

All UChicago Dining locations will run on reduced hours over the Thanksgiving holiday. Normal hours will resume November 30. For information on each location's hours, please see the UChicago Dining announcement here.