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University of Chicago Plays Key Role in Trying to Save Niger’s Heritage

August 1, 2018

Paleontologist Paul Sereno and Nigerien Minister of Cultural Renaissance Assoumana Mallam Issa joined Chicago Tonight host Phil Ponce to discuss the NigerHeritage project. Watch the interview.

UChicago Partners with Scholars, Political Leaders to Preserve Niger’s Heritage

July 27, 2018

In a Q&A with UChicago News, Paleontologist Paul Sereno shares his thoughts on the NigerHeritage project and why it represents such a unique and valuable opportunity.

Pakistan Heads Into Its Most Controversial Election in Years

July 25, 2018

Paul Staniland, a Faculty Fellow on the State, Violence, and Social Control in the Contemporary World project, discusses the upcoming Pakistani elections with Bloomberg News.

Anna Daučíková Wins Prestigious Art Award

July 16, 2018

Anna Daučíková, whose work is currently on view in the Neubauer Collegium gallery, has received the 2018 Schering Stiftung Art Award for her series of video works that reflect on modernism and identity in Eastern Europe.

On Philosophers’ Huts and the “Desire to Disconnect”

June 21, 2018

Neubauer Collegium Curator Dieter Roelstraete reflects on the ideas and historical themes that animate Machines à penser, his current exhibition at the Fondazione Prada in Venice.

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