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Petitioning University of Chicago Karen Warren Coleman, vice president for campus and student life

The University of Chicago: Bring back the swimming and physical education requirements for graduation


Any well-educated person should know how to swim, particularly since the University of Chicago is situated on the banks of Lake Michigan. As alumni of the University of Chicago, we ask that the University bring back this requirement for graduation. 

Letter to
University of Chicago Karen Warren Coleman, vice president for campus and student life
I just signed the following petition addressed to: The University of Chicago.

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Bring back the swimming and physical education requirements for graduation

Any well-educated person should know how to swim, particularly since the University of Chicago is situated on the banks of Lake Michigan. As alumni of the University of Chicago, we ask that the University bring back this requirement and rename it in honor of Robert Maynard Hutchins.
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Sincerely,