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Following national trends and building on years of growth, Chicago Public Schools on Tuesday reported a higher graduation rate for high school students in the last school year.
Do you feel sadder watching a documentary about war or a drama about a young person dying of cancer? According to a new study, consumers mistakenly believe they will have stronger emotional reactions when stories are based on true events rather than fiction.
The family of a University of Chicago law student who was killed in a crash on Lake Shore Drive in May filed a wrongful death lawsuit Tuesday against the alleged drunk driver who caused it.
The presence of Clostridia, a common class of gut bacteria, protects against food allergies, a new study in mice finds.
Thomas Sowell was born in North Carolina and grew up in Harlem. As with many others in his neighborhood, he left home early and did not finish high school.
University of Chicago students study low-temperature chemistry in 1962. Cryogenic science may soon be able to let people live in the future-but why would they want to? Change is like the stranger in the movies who arrives in town and is a little too smooth and a little too friendly to children.
North Carolina has three schools on College Choice's list of the "50 Colleges and Universities with the Happiest Freshmen."
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The National Science Foundation announced two $10 million projects to create cloud computing testbeds--to be called "Chameleon" and "CloudLab"--that will enable the academic research community to develop and experiment with novel cloud architectures and pursue new, architecturally-enabled applications of cloud computing.
Anthony Cheung's formal mathematical training essentially ended with high-school calculus.
Why has the U.S. job market stayed so lousy for so long? The impact of the recession explains part of it, but it's not the whole story, according to a paper unveiled Friday by economists Steven J. Davis and John Haltiwanger.
Food allergies have been around for centuries since the first documented cases were recorded over 2,000 years ago by Hippocrates.
The presence of Clostridia , a common class of gut bacteria, protects against food allergies, a new study in mice finds.
The University of Chicago Library is pleased to announce its launch of the Kuali Open Library Environment and a new Catalog based on VuFind.
Chicago, Ill., Aug 25, 2014 / 10:46 am .- Cardinal Francis George of Chicago is continuing cancer treatment and has agreed to take part in a clinical trial of a new anti-cancer drug, his archdiocese has announced.
Inside Higher Ed has gotten some of the preliminary documents on the back and forth between Chancellor Wise, officials at the University of Illinois , and a high-level donor, before Wise made her initial decision to dehire Steven Salaita.
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