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:: Back to the future

:: Glimpses

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Mirrored Emotion
While neuroscientist Jean Decety searches for empathy inside the brain, other Chicago faculty find its footprint in hospital exam rooms, social work, sentimental literature, and medieval monastic prayer.
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Longtime mathematics professor Robert J. Zimmer will return to Hyde Park after four years
as Brown University’s provost. His new assignment: Chicago’s presidency.
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Joe Block, AB’02, isn’t your average Joe—he isn’t your average geek, either. This spring the
self-described nerd made it to the finals of the WB’s Beauty and the Geek competition.
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