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With the push of a button, Dean Boyer sends out the admissions decisions for UChicago College. Congratulations to everyone accepted to the Class of 2017! (Photo by Robert Kozloff)
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Tune in tonight at 7:30 p.m. CST for a live webcast of the Latke-Hamantash Debate! http://bit.ly/X5gnY4
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Opening in February, the new Center for Care and Discovery will include new facilities for robotic surgery and telemedicine, a flexible design to adapt to emerging technologies, and 240 private patient rooms large enough to accommodate visiting families. Read about the new facility here: http://bit.ly/US3KQS
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From apple picking to selling self-depricating t-shirts, UChicago House traditions nurture a sense of community on campus. Tell us, what's your favorite UChicago tradition?
Read more about House traditions here: http://bit.ly/UJ38LE
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Eric Isaacs, director of Argonne National Laboratory, set an ambitious "5-5-5" goal for the new Joint Center for Energy Storage Research: Develop batteries five times more powerful than current models, at one-fifth the cost, within five years. UChicago will be a key partner in the Argonne-led innovation initiative: http://bit.ly/QFAsFX
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In honor of International Women's Day, take a moment to read about third-year Janice Guzon, founder of nonprofit EYEsee, which redistributes used eyeglasses to people in need around the world: http://bit.ly/Wzb3Bv
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More than 30,000 students applied to the College this year—a new record that reflects continuing efforts to enhance student life and build upon the College’s historic strengths. Read more here: http://bit.ly/VntcSg
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Actually that's reflective of the current fears people have in this chaotic economic environment.. UofC is a great school but let's do more to improve the community relationships. The Ivory Tower is not an accomplishment but a responsibility. Will you ever recognize that your existence on the southside of Chicago serves as a reminder of the stark contrasts which exists? 
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Scholars visiting the University's Center in Beijing have cultivated collaborations in fields from Jewish studies to music theory. “It is extremely gratifying to see such a rich variety of projects at the center," says Prof. Dali Yang, the center’s faculty director. Read more here: http://bit.ly/ZlBif1
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Early Action Decisions have just been released to applicants' UChicago accounts. Congratulations to all of those who have been admitted to the UChicago College Class of 2017! Why not celebrate by reading up on some housing traditions? http://bit.ly/UJ38LE

A reminder for those applying Regular Decision, applications are due Jan. 2: http://bit.ly/TY59Dw
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“Any UChicago student is capable of running a successful business.”—fourth-year Patrick Ip, co-founder of Kip Solutions.
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