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Mwata Bowden was a young, classically trained musician when in 1974, he encountered Chicago’s Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM). At that time, any player who strayed outside the lines of a given genre had no place to go. But in the AACM, Bowden found a sacred space of experimentation—and bold definition of a new black music experience. Jazz? Classical? Avant-garde? All the above? Even further beyond?

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The newly elected class of members of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences includes five UChicago faculty members and seven additional University alumni, including University Trustee Joseph Neubauer, MBA’65. One of the nation’s most prestigious honorary societies, the American Academy is also a leading center for independent policy research.

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The University of Chicago Press has awarded the 2015 Gordon J. Laing Prize to Mauricio Tenorio-Trillo, professor of history, for his book, I Speak of the City. President Robert J. Zimmer presented the award at a reception at The UChicago Quadrangle Club on April 21.


Not Just Another Panel! Finding an Ethic of Free Speech Together will be held in Swift Hall on April 22 from 4:30-6:30 P.M. This discussion is part of Spirit Week.

At the end of our winter intramural season, Maclean maintains its winning streak in I.M. sports. 

Come enjoy some free food and learn about brain function from The Think Tank's giant glowing brain as part of Brain Awareness Week!