Tag: Harper Court

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Amazon’s Treasure Truck adds Harper Court to Chicago locations

Have you heard about the Amazon Treasure Truck? As a new way to reach Amazon customers, the company has a fleet of branded trucks roaming 25 cities nationwide, making surprise stops to delight customers with one hand-picked, must-have “treasure” each time the truck is out. A text reveals the day’s offer and customers buy it in the Amazon app, and pick it up at the truck.

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Harper Court’s Phase II development joins University of Chicago, University of Illinois, and the U.S Army Research Laboratory

When 53rd Street’s Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation expands into a planned 280,000-square foot development with 20-story office tower and laboratory as the second phase of Harper Court, it will establish a leading-edge partnership with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and the U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL).

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Harper Court Summer Music Series back for third year, kicking off with Poi Dog Pondering on Wednesday, June 28, from 6-9 p.m.

The University of Chicago, in collaboration with Eric Williams, owner of The Silver Room, presents the third year of free, open-air summer concerts with the Harper Court Summer Music Series – starting in just three weeks. Located in the courtyard area at 5235 S. Harper Court off 53rd Street, the series includes three concerts scheduled for the last Wednesdays of June, July, and August – June 28, July 26, and August 30.