December 13, 2012Get fit, get smart: the end is near
With days getting shorter and the end of the semester getting closer, what’s the best way to maximize energy and learning abilities before and during finals?
December 12, 2012Pension system suffers ‘systematic underfunding,’ lobbyists say
The problem with the state pension system isn’t the amount of benefits state retirees receive, but the way the system has been funded since the 1930s, two lobbyists told UIC faculty members Friday.
December 12, 2012Campus News
UI Health seeks donations to help support needy children and families in the neighborhoods around UIC for the 2012 Miracle on Taylor Street Annual Gift Drive.
December 12, 2012Police Beat
Criminal activity on and around the UIC campus for Dec. 3-9, as reported by the UIC Police.
December 12, 2012Police give Santa a helping hand
UIC Police Officer Braulio DeAnda traded in his traditional police uniform for a more festive costume Friday.
December 6, 2012Spotlight on early home economics
An interactive exhibition that demonstrates Jane Addams’ legacy for domestic life and public health will mark Jane Addams Day Dec. 10 at the Jane Addams Hull-House Museum.
December 6, 2012Teachers union leader: school enrollment figures misleading
“You can’t have a seat at the table when you’re on the menu,” Chicago Teachers Union president Karen Lewis told a campus audience.
December 6, 2012‘Women’s work’
“Domestic work isn’t recognized as employment in the traditional sense because it’s seen as ‘women’s work’ and it’s done in someone’s home, not in a conventional workplace.”
December 6, 2012Hull-House Museum opens exhibition on Jane Addams Day, Dec. 10
An interactive exhibition that demonstrates Jane Addams’ legacy for domestic life and public health will mark Jane Addams Day Dec. 10 at the Jane Addams Hull-House Museum at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
December 6, 2012Top officials, business leaders focus on metropolitan resilience strategies at UIC Urban Forum
Top federal, state and municipal officials, alongside private-sector and community leaders, gather today for the 2012 Urban Forum at the University of Illinois at Chicago to discuss the issues metropolitan areas have been experiencing during these tough economic times, their responses and strategies to address those challenges and improve quality of life.