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In the wake of its latest victory, the University of Chicago football team added a new milestone to the program's storied history when the Maroons earned their first-ever national ranking in the modern era.

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Kunihiro Kawasaki, a native of Japan, will begin his LLM degree in the Law School this fall. To better prepare himself for the rigor of his coursework as well as debate and discussion in the classroom, he chose to participate in a new pilot program offered by the University’s English Language Institute, which is housed in the Chicago Language Center and is a partnership between UChicagoGRAD and the Humanities Division.

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In the 1989 film Field of Dreams, there is a famous scene in which the ghost of legendary baseball player "Shoeless" Joe Jackson asks an Iowa corn farmer who has built a baseball diamond outside his house: “Is this heaven?” The farmer replies, “No, it’s Iowa.” For 18 UChicago students who spent the summer in Des Moines covering or working for the 2016 presidential campaigns, Iowa turned out to be their own type of political heaven, from explos


Applications for student representatives to serve on the Faculty Board for Campus and Student Life for the 2015-16 academic year are being accepted through Wednesday, October 7.

CSL has announced the launch of the Center for Identity + Inclusion. The Center for Identity + Inclusion will encompass the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs (OMSA) and the Office of LGBTQ Student Life, as well as the newly-created Student Support Services office, which will partner with other campus offices to support first generation, low-income, and undocumented students at the University. 

Join the campus community for free food, music and games, and explore University resources and programs at a Block Party on September 24 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at 57th and Woodlawn.