September 28, 2012Jesse Jackson, Sr. and Nobel Peace Laureate to Speak at UIC Monday
The University of Illinois at Chicago presents a conversation featuring civil rights leader Jesse Jackson, Sr. and Jody Williams, 1997 Nobel Peace Laureate, on the challenge of global and community-based violence.
September 27, 2012UIC Undergraduate Business Program Ranks No. 1 in Chicago
The University of Illinois at Chicago College of Business Administration was recently ranked No.1 among Chicago-area schools and tied for 56 overall among accredited undergraduate business programs by U.S. News & World Report.
September 27, 2012UIC Filmmaker Receives Illinois Distinguished Artist Award
Silvia Malagrino, a filmmaker and professor of art and design at the University of Illinois at Chicago, has received an Illinois Secretary of State Distinguished Artist Award for outstanding contributions to cultural and community leadership.
September 26, 2012Book Examines ‘Forgotten’ War on Drugs
A new book by a University of Illinois at Chicago social-work scholar argues that America’s longstanding “War on Drugs” has been largely forgotten.
September 26, 2012$3.4M HHS Grant To Help UIC Address Shortage of Latino Health Providers
The College of Medicine has received a five-year, $3.4 million federal grant to improve the severe shortage of Latino physicians and other health care professionals.
September 26, 2012Naked Mole-Rats May Hold Clues to Pain Relief
Naked mole-rats evolved to thrive in an acidic environment that other mammals, including humans, would find intolerable. Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago report new findings as to how these rodents adapted, which may offer clues to relieving pain in other animals and humans.
September 24, 2012UIC Business Professor Earns Global Honor
James Ho, professor of information and decision sciences, has been named Best Professor in Information Systems at the 2012 World Education Congress Global Awards.
September 20, 2012Report Identifies Programs Enhancing Preschool and Elementary Student Success
A new report from a University of Illinois at Chicago scholar identifies educational programs that are effective at building interpersonal skills for success in school, work and life.
September 19, 2012Early childhood
“Reduced money in state coffers may lead some to walk away from early childhood programs completely.”
September 19, 2012Celebrating UIC’s 30th anniversary
Some of the major figures involved in the merger that created UIC return today for a symposium commemorating the campus’ 30th anniversary.