January 8, 2013City’s Hispanics live farther from nature
Chicago’s Hispanic neighborhoods have less access to nature and its benefits, UIC researchers say.
December 21, 2012UIC poet awarded NEA fellowship
Roger Reeves is one of 40 winners nationwide awarded an NEA creative writing grant for outstanding poets.
December 12, 2012Hispanic neighborhoods less green
Residents of the city’s Hispanic neighborhoods live farther from nature, a UIC study finds.
December 7, 2012Deaths: James Searing, ‘tireless advocate’ for students
James Searing, a longtime professor, former department chair and scholar of African history, died unexpectedly at his home in Oak Park.
December 3, 2012Teachers’ union president Karen Lewis to speak at UIC Wednesday
Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis will present her outlook on the city’s education system as she presents the final installment of UIC’s Future of Chicago lecture series
November 28, 2012Analyzing ‘prison nation’ impact on black women
Black women in poor neighborhoods have faced increasing violence because public policy has focused on unconditional punishment, not prevention, according to a new book by public policy expert Beth Richie.
November 7, 2012Conference examines religion, war
How do religious traditions link God and war? How have […]
November 2, 2012First-hand education in presidential politics
Political science student Emily Kosa is gaining once-in-a-lifetime experience with the Obama presidential campaign.
October 29, 2012Conference Examines Religion and War
The links between God and war will be examined during a two-day conference at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
October 24, 2012Novel featured in national reading program
A UIC professor’s novel about a young Mexican woman’s quest to save her village from drug traffickers was selected for a national reading program by the National Endowment for the Arts.