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December 1, 2015
Futterman in class
1. Future tense
What will 2040 be like? As the University celebrates its 125th anniversary, campus experts speculate on the next 25 years.
Learn what computer scientists think the future holds.
Read more stories from the Fall/15 issue of the Magazine.

2. Campus activities resume
The FBI has arrested an individual suspected of making an online threat against the UChicago community, which shut down the University's Hyde Park campus on Monday. Classes and events resumed on Tuesday.
Read the FBI's arrest announcement.

3. Share and protect
Law professor Craig Futterman and his students work to make police departments more transparent, starting in Chicago.
Follow coverage of Futterman's work to release the Laquan McDonald video: Atlantic, CBC News, MSNBC, NPR, and US News.

4. 100 years of Renaissance
The Renaissance Society celebrates a century of "art of the present time."
View the calendar of the museum's centennial events.
Follow @RenSoc, @UChicagoHum, and @UChicagoArts.

5. Go ahead. Dip into your savings.
As the spending season begins, Chicago Booth marketing assistant professor Abigail Sussman explains when it's OK to tap your savings account.
PLUS . . .
Submit an alumni awards nomination . . . How to be happier . . . Ebola fighter earns Marshall Scholarship . . . Open a 529 and give to No Barriers . . . Celiac disease or something else?
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Career opportunities
Social Worker
University of Chicago Biological Sciences Division
Washington, DC
Senior Analyst
ACG Analytics Inc.
Oriental Institute
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Alisa Miller
Alisa Miller
MPP'99, MBA'99
As CEO of Public Radio International, Miller seeks to diversify US media coverage.
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Giving Tuesday

Upcoming events
Noon-1 p.m.
Mind Your
11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Los Angeles:
Latino Alumni Network Brunch
7:30 p.m.
Year-End Celebration 2015
See more events across the country and around the world »

Lite of the mind
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Punny puzzler
In his New York Times debut, College first-year Zachary Spitz contributed a recent crossword puzzle. In the paper's Wordplay blog, he riffs on his witty grid, which includes at least one UChicago-related answer. Warning: If you still intend to solve this one, the blog contains spoilers.
Want more? Try a cryptic crossword by Kevin Wald, SM'94, PhD'99.
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