Saturday, September 24, 2016

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10am
Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds

Community Yoga with Chaturanga Seeds

Sat Sep 24, 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM

Arts Incubator, 301 East Garfield Boulevard

(See the 9/23 listing of this event for details.)

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09/24/2016 - 10:30am to 11:30am
Arts Incubator, 301 East Garfield Boulevard
 
12pm
 
 
Engage Chicago Through Service

Engage Chicago Through Service

Sat Sep 24, 12:30 PM to 5:30 PM

12:30 PM Check-In at Reynolds Club, Hutchinson Courtyard, 5706 South University Avenue

Engage Chicago with your Housemates and more than 500 other new students through service projects in local communities. Past projects have included community gardening, college prep activities with high school students, and building a playground. Projects take place at more than 30 different organizations throughout the South and West sides of Chicago. Through “community conversations,” you will learn from community leaders about a variety of social justice issues and ways to get involved across the city.

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09/24/2016 - 12:30pm to 5:30pm
12:30 PM Check-In at Reynolds Club, Hutchinson Courtyard, 5706 South University Avenue
 
1pm
Varsity Women's Soccer Game vs. Augustana College

Varsity Women's Soccer Game vs. Augustana College

Sat Sep 24, 1:00 PM

Stagg Field Grass (Behind the Ratner Athletics Center, 5530 South Ellis Avenue)

The Maroon women’s soccer team takes on its fourth CCIW opponent of the season with an afternoon tilt against Augustana College. UChicago is pursuing double-digit victories for the fifth-straight season after reaching the NCAA postseason for the 15th time under Head Coach Amy Reifert. The Maroons have been particularly effective on the Stagg Field grass with a home record of 30-10-1 over the past four years. 

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09/24/2016 - 1:00pm
Stagg Field Grass (Behind the Ratner Athletics Center, 5530 South Ellis Avenue)
 
 
 
Tenth Annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival

Tenth Annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival

Sat Sep 24, 1:00 PM to Sun Sep 25, 12:00 AM

Various locations in arts and cultural venues throughout the Hyde Park neighborhood

The 10th Annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival features some of Chicago’s most critically acclaimed artists as well as nationally and internationally recognized jazz talents. Presented on 14 stages across Hyde Park—including two stages on the Midway Plaisance, Logan Center for the Arts, and Oriental Institute Museum—this one-of-a-kind two-day free festival presents more than 30 live jazz performances in a variety of indoor and outdoor settings, film screenings, a dance floor, picnic areas, food vendors, and artisan booths. See hydeparkjazzfestival.org for complete information. 

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09/24/2016 - 1:00pm to 09/25/2016 - 12:00am
Various locations in arts and cultural venues throughout the Hyde Park neighborhood
 
2pm
 
 
Science Research: An Introduction to the John Crerar Library

Science Research: An Introduction to the John Crerar Library

Sat Sep 24, 2:30 PM

Crerar Library, 5730 South Ellis Avenue

(See the 9/21 listing of this event for details.)

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09/24/2016 - 2:30pm
Crerar Library, 5730 South Ellis Avenue
 
4pm
Varsity Men's Soccer Game vs. Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Varsity Men's Soccer Game vs. Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

Sat Sep 24, 4:00 PM

Stagg Field Grass (Behind the Ratner Athletics Center, 5530 South Ellis Avenue)

In search of their third-straight postseason bid, UChicago men’s soccer continues its nonconference schedule with a match against visiting Rose-Hulman Institute. The Maroons bring back a wealth of talent from last year’s team that reached the NCAA Second Round, while also welcoming nine newcomers into the fold. Head Coach Mike Babst has led his squad to a .667 winning percentage in non-conference games in his past three seasons.

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09/24/2016 - 4:00pm
Stagg Field Grass (Behind the Ratner Athletics Center, 5530 South Ellis Avenue)
 
6pm
Orthodox Christian Vespers

Orthodox Christian Vespers

Sat Sep 24, 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Calvert House, 5735 South University Avenue

Join us for a quiet and beautiful sung evening service in preparation for the Divine Liturgy (our Eucharistic service) and celebration of the beginning (the eve) of the weekly liturgical day of Christ’s resurrection, Sunday. We sing hymns using traditional ancient Orthodox chants; a good opportunity to meet and socialize with other students afterwards. 

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09/24/2016 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Calvert House, 5735 South University Avenue
 
7pm
 
 
 
The College and ArtsPass Present: College Night at the Museum of Science and Industry

The College and ArtsPass Present: College Night at the Museum of Science and Industry

Sat Sep 24, 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 South Lake Shore Drive

Faculty, staff, and returning students welcome the Class of 2020 and entering transfer students. Students are invited to explore the MSI and its exhibits, including watching the Omnimax documentary Born To Be Wild (screening times: 8:00, 9:00, and 10:00 PM). Also, enjoy hors d’oeuvres, desserts, and beverages in the Rotunda. Regular campus bus service will be available in addition to special shuttles to take students to the MSI from Residence Halls. Check the front desk of your Residence Hall for bus schedules. 

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09/24/2016 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm
Museum of Science and Industry, 5700 South Lake Shore Drive
 
9pm
 
 
Midnight Madness on 57th Street

Midnight Madness on 57th Street

Sat Sep 24, 9:00 PM to Sun Sep 25, 12:00 AM

57th Street Between Lake Park and South Woodlawn Avenues

Need some retail therapy or a late night bite to eat? Tonight’s the night to discover 57th Street!!! Businesses, including Powell’s Books Chicago, Noodles, Etc., the Medici Restaurant and Bakery, Z&H Market Café, Cemitas, and 57th St Books will welcome students with extended hours and once-a-year deals. Check out the madness! You’ll see why this has quickly become a back-toschool tradition.

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09/24/2016 - 9:00pm to 09/25/2016 - 12:00am
57th Street Between Lake Park and South Woodlawn Avenues