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New light on dark energy
Data from the South Pole Telescope support the most widely accepted explanation of dark energy and home in on the masses of neutrinos.

Intellectual meets extracurricular
UChicago's Resident Masters program puts senior faculty members at the forefront of students' dorm life.

Library puts pun to paper
Faculty, staff, and students appreciate the library's new Scan and Deliver service--and not just because of the name.



Chicago Tribune (April 6, 2012)
Charles Newell is on an amazing theatrical roll
Court Theatre's calm and meticulous artistic director has shaped some of the "most celebrated, popular Chicago productions in recent memory."

Chicago Magazine (April 6, 2012)
On Rahm, schools, and more
Rookie alderman and third-year SSA student Ameya Pawar, SM'09, reflects on his first year in office, including how Chicago faculty treat him now (they're not impressed).

The Atlantic (April 3, 2012)
Kurt Vonnegut on how to write a great story
Eight tips from Vonnegut, AM'71, to keep the pages turning--or to help readers finish the story themselves if cockroaches eat the ending.

New York Times (April 2, 2012)
Evidence against moon as meteoroid's offspring
Material from Earth is predominant on the moon, UChicago researchers report, challenging the prevailing theory of how it formed.

Wall Street Journal (April 2, 2012)
What to do on the day after ObamaCare
Chicago Booth finance professor John F. Cochrane argues for deregulated health care and health-insurance markets.



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2:00-3:30 p.m. | New York

Monday, April 16
April Alumni Happy Hour
7-10 p.m. | Seattle

Saturday, April 21
The History of Cardenio by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher
5-10 p.m. | Indianapolis

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"First, remove the brain ..."
Practice the art of mummification with Anubis, the god of embalming.


Snap, crackle, pop
The Renaissance Society brings experimental music to Bond Chapel.

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