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CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 24:  Former U.S. President Barack Obama visits with youth leaders at the University of Chicago to help promote community organizing on April 24, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. The visit marks Obama's first formal public appearance since leaving office.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 24:  Former U.S. President Barack Obama visits with youth leaders at the University of Chicago to help promote community organizing on April 24, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. The visit marks Obama's first formal public appearance since leaving office.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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Former President Barack Obama opened up to University of Chicago students in his first public speaking engagement since leaving office. CNN's Athena Jones reports.

Obama's first post-White House public comments

Former President Barack Obama opened up to University of Chicago students in his first public speaking engagement since leaving office. CNN's Athena Jones reports.