Weekly Advisory: September 29, 2014
National Bullying Prevention Month: All students deserve to learn in “environments free from harassment, bullying and discrimination,” says Stacey Horn, UIC professor of education and recipient of the Illinois Safe Schools Alliance’s Ally of the Year award. She is available for comment. Contact Anne Brooks Ranallo, (312) 355-2523; firstname.lastname@example.org.
30, Tuesday: Tuesdays-at-One concert. Chicago Philharmonic Chamber Players. 1-1:50 p.m. Recital Hall L060, Education, Theatre, Music and Social Work Building, 1040 W. Harrison St. Free. Call (312) 996-6068.
Oct. 1: Jazz Master Class. Victor Garcia, jazz trumpet, combo and Latin jazz. 3 p.m. Recital Hall L060, Education, Theatre, Music and Social Work Building, 1040 W. Harrison St. Free. Call (312) 996-6068.
Oct. 2: Chicago Graduate and Professional School Fair. Representatives from more than 200 graduate and professional schools nationwide will be available.3 – 7 p.m. UIC Forum, 725 W. Roosevelt Road. Free and open to the public. Reporters call (312) 413-8702.
Oct. 3-12: “Misalliance.” George Bernard Shaw’s comedy, directed by Luigi Salerni, UIC professor of theatre. Thursday – Saturday, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday andWednesday, 2 p.m. $12-17. Call (312) 996-3991.
Thru Oct. 18: “Universal Declaration of Infantile Anxiety Situations Reflected in the Creative Impulse.” Art exhibition. Multimedia show by Los Angeles art collective My Barbarian on feminism, motherhood and creativity. Tuesday -Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; Saturday, noon – 6 p.m. Gallery 400, 400 S. Peoria St. Free. Call (312) 996-6114.
Thru Oct. 31: “South Asian American History, Culture and Community.” Exhibit. Monday – Thursday, noon – 9 p.m.; Friday, noon – 5 p.m. A. Montgomery Ward Gallery, Student Center East, 750 S. Halsted St., 2nd floor. Free. Call (312) 413-9569.
Thru May 2015: “Unfinished Business: The Right to Play.” Exhibit on the need for time off. Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Sunday, noon – 4 p.m. Jane Addams Hull-House Museum, 800 S. Halsted St. Free. Call (312) 413-5353.
- Chicago Graduate and Professional School Fair Oct. 2
- Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame to induct UIC historian
- Pie in the face for cancer
- UIC helps bring women, minorities into computer science
- Detained youths can’t comprehend immigration documents
- UIC College of Education recognized for support of LGBTQ youth
- Springfield becomes fifth regional program for UIC nursing college
- UIC’s graduation rate, Hispanic enrollment climb