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A question of faith

A week after Romney lost the election, Mormon students explain their religious beliefs.

Need a ride—in a bomber?

Then you should talk to Margaret Viola.

Planned partnership

In the 1960s the University almost brought a Catholic women’s college to Woodlawn.

The University of Chicago Magazine has been published continuously since 1907; here are the features from the Jan–Feb/13 issue:

A passage to India
In 1956, two new PhDs drove a Land Rover from Austria to India to begin the research that would be their life’s work. Notes from their journey.

Under the covers
Isaac Tobin’s designs for University of Chicago Press books provoke readers to take a deeper look.

Twilight zone
Exploring the attributes of low light, an architect and a physicist try to cultivate a dim awareness.

Needle and threat
The road to safe, reliable bioweapon vaccines for children is fraught with ethical peril. On campus last fall, experts began to plot it out.

Spiritual leader
Benjamin Elijah Mays, AM’25, PhD’35, was the conscience of the civil rights movement.