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Submitted By Lily GordonThursday, May 29, 2014 - 4:19pm

This quarter I decided to sign myself up for a different kind of academic experience. Some label it “un-UChicago,” in that the course load is grounded less in theory and more in practice - and that’s part of why the other students in the Calumet Quarter and I love it. (Also, we do get some theory.)

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Submitted By Hannah FullmerFriday, December 20, 2013 - 4:12pm

When sociology professor Kristen Schilt and Toronto-based artist Chase Joynt began teaching their course “Tell Me the Truth: The Politics of Narrative Construction,” they may have known where they would start—looking at the problems and tensions involved in telling stories—but they had no idea they’d end up at the Field Museum.

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