February 26, 2013Fighting for ‘life, liberty, pursuit of happiness’
Donna Brazile speaks with the soft drawl of her native New Orleans, but she carries a big stick.
February 19, 2013Lisa Yun Lee believes in art for everyone
“Everyone has the right to creative thinking and creative expression”
February 12, 2013Lessons learned from visit to UIC College Prep
University of Illinois President Robert Easter tours charter school affiliated with UIC.
February 12, 2013Venkat Venkatakrishnan fights cyber crime
Computer science faculty member is a cybercrook’s worst nightmare.
February 5, 2013Krista Varady weighs in on how to drop pounds
Here’s a good way to lose weight. Fast.
January 29, 2013Robert Bruegmann spreads the word on sprawl
When Robert Bruegmann came out with his groundbreaking book in 2005, he was like Gordon Gekko declaring “Greed is good!”
January 22, 2013Healthy choices for kids
Jamie Chriqui fights against childhood obesity and for healthy food choices in schools. “I can see the results of our work everywhere I turn,” she says.
January 15, 2013Bringing health care to developing nations
Osamah Hasan’s dream is to be a physician, helping people throughout the world.
January 8, 2013Police Beat
Criminal activity on and around campus for Dec. 16-Jan. 6, as reported by the UIC Police Department.
December 21, 2012Helping others get back on their feet
After losing her leg to a roadside bomb in Iraq, “I decided to look ahead, accept that it happened and get on with my life,” says Melissa Stockwell.