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“Many observers might be found to corroborate the opinion of a certain guest that she had never met ... young women who had more agreeable social manners and at the same time such marked mental alertness and serious purpose.”—Marion Talbot, UChicago Dean of Women (1895–1925)

The University of Chicago Magazine has been published continuously since 1907; here are the features from the Summer/16 issue:

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Voting smarter
A start-up founded by three alumni helps voters think beyond the presidential race.

Battery pioneer
John B. Goodenough, SM’50, PhD’52, the father of the lithium-ion battery, sparked the wireless revolution. Now, at 94, he’s working on the next breakthrough.

Storied publisher
The Washington Post’s Katharine Graham, AB’38, learned as she went—and made history along the way.

War wounds
Poet and retired Navy physician Frederick Foote, AB’80, is helping wounded veterans recover.

Peripheral vision
The iconic photographs of Danny Lyon, AB’63, document more than 50 years of social change and life outside the mainstream.