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Brett Goldstein on using personal data to improve cities

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01.27.2015
Would You Share Private Data for the Good of City Planning?
via - Next City

Anthony Fowler discusses the challenge of reaching young voters

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01.26.2015
Municipal Elections 2015: Millennials not at polls
via - RedEye Chicago

Senior Associate Dean Dan Allen on financing public education

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01.26.2015
Northwestern, local academics react to Obama’s community college plan
via - The Daily Northwestern

Alicia Menendez and students investigate education reform in Chile

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01.22.2015
Expertos de U. de Chicago visitan Chile para estudiar la reforma educacional
via - La Tercera

Bulletin of Atomic Scientists moves the Doomsday Clock ahead

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01.22.2015
The Doomsday Clock is ticking again. It is now three minutes to ‘midnight,’ a.k.a the end of humanity.
via - Washington Post

William Howell on the strategy behind the State of the Union address

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01.21.2015
More than a speech, State of the Union is now a season
via - USA Today

Azeem Ibrahim examines the recent development of extremist Islamic groups

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01.19.2015
How did Islam come to this?
via - Chicago Tribune

Ariel Kalil and Susan Mayer on behavioral science and parenting

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01.17.2015
Helping the Poor in Education: The Power of a Simple Nudge
via - New York Times

Susan Mayer on text message reminders for parents

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01.13.2015
How the City of Chicago plans to use tech to help parents of toddlers
via - Chicago Tribune

Sandeep Ahuja, MPP'06, helps fight TB with mobile technology

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01.13.2015
Three NGOs Fighting Tuberculosis with Mobile Tech
via - Forbes