Shimer College


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    I’ll admit… I am not a particular fan of organ music, so my knee-jerk reaction to Stuart Patterson’s offer of a tour of reputedly the finest organ in Oxford – was initially negative.
  • Shimer gives you so many opportunities, but in the end, you might decide to stay right here in Chicago – and that’s okay too.
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    Jonathan Timm writes from Oxford, where he is finishing both his thesis and his last semester at Shimer.
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    Being in Oxford, one learns fairly early on to refer to “the other place” rather than (shh…) Cambridge. Still, you may hear reference to “Oxbridge“ - as the two universities are more like each other than any other place is like either.