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Four Truman Scholars make history

Surprise reception honors elated winners with public service aspirations
Homepage 04.16.2014

From left UChicago's Harry S. Truman Scholarship winners: Yusef Al-Jarani; Ava Benezra; Andrea Haidar; and Erin Simpson in Cathey Learning Center of the Harper Memorial Library.

‘Your Inner Fish’ takes to the screen

Prof. Neil Shubin explains adventure of evolution to audience of millions
Homepage 04.07.2014

Neil Shubin feeds a squirrel monkey on his shoulder at the Monkey Jungle in Miami, Florida. Shubin is host of YOUR INNER FISH, which premieres on PBS April 9, 2014, at 10 PM (check local listings).

UChicago celebrates opening of Center in Delhi

U.S. ambassador joins ribbon-cutting, highlighting weekend of scholarship and ceremony
Homepage 03.26.2014

Raghuram Rajan leads a Presidential Forum at the Taj Palace Hotel, as the University of Chicago Center in Delhi opens this weekend.

Astrophysicists target mystery of powerful particles

Prof. Angela Olinto continues UChicago leadership in cosmic ray research with space station telescope
Homepage 03.18.2014

This is the most detailed image of particle jets erupting from a supermassive black hole in the nearby galaxy of Centaurus A