December 5, 2012Take advantage of opportunities, former governor tells students
“If you’re going to be successful in politics, there’s not a straight, linear path to get to your goals,” former Gov. Jim Edgar told a crowded lecture hall of students and academics.
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 30, 2012UIC partner in national energy project led by physics professor
UIC is a partner in a new federally funded energy research center that will combine the R&D firepower of five Department of Energy national laboratories, five universities and four private firms in a quest to achieve revolutionary advances in battery performance.
November 28, 2012Urban Forum highlights resilience of cities
Gov. Pat Quinn and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle are among the civic and community leaders scheduled to speak at the 2012 UIC Urban Forum next week.
November 28, 2012Empowering campus to say ‘thanks’
All members of the UIC community can now present a WOW award to faculty, staff and students who go above the call of duty.
November 28, 2012MRI system a powerful tool for bioengineering research
UIC has a powerful new research tool: a 9.4 Tesla magnetic resonance imaging system that helps engineers and scientists study a range of bioengineering problems.
November 28, 2012Architecture & Arts dean steps down
Judith Russi Kirshner, an internationally recognized arts scholar and advocate, will resign as dean of the College of Architecture and the Arts effective Dec. 31.
November 28, 2012Getting involved to spur change
Kenneth Thomas has already won two elections, and he’s hoping there are more wins in his future.
November 28, 2012Lipstick creator mixes passion for cosmetics, chemistry
Did you know lipstick can be vegan? Well, that’s exactly what Karoline Wells achieved in her own cosmetics line, The Elixery.
November 28, 2012Campus News
In a series of four video clips, Chancellor Paula Allen-Meares provides an update on the progress UIC is making in research, teaching and learning and broader campus objectives.