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While researching the reasons why people fight and what can be done to prevent it, Professor Chris Blattman met a violence prevention outreach worker in Chicago’s Back of the Yards neighborhood who’d come up with a novel idea.
Mark Bergen, MPP’12, a technology reporter for Bloomberg, has covered Google since 2015. His debut book, Like, Comment, Subscribe: Inside YouTube's Chaotic Rise to World Domination (Viking, 2022), is a character-driven account of the platform.
Control of Congress was still hanging in the balance Nov. 9 as the University of Chicago gathered panelists to debate polarization, policy, and election trends at a hot-off-the-presses post-midterms event.
The conference takes place from November 17 to November 19.
Local leaders addressed their latest South Side Housing Data Initiative recommendations, including the development of a coordinating oversight council and anti-displacement strategies, at a community event this month.