March 5, 2013Step into CAVE2 virtual world
In the Electronic Visualization Lab’s CAVE2, technology brings data to life.
March 5, 2013Cure Violence method shows results in NYC
A new report says a UIC anti-violence program’s approach reduced shootings in Crown Heights.
March 5, 2013People
The family of late mathematician Philip Wagreich accepted an Innovator of the Year Award in his honor.
March 5, 2013Gene activity links anxiety, alcohol use
Research suggests new targets for drugs to combat alcoholism and anxiety.
March 4, 2013New treatment for sickle cell brings hope, cure
Thanks to a third brother, two brothers were cured of sickle cell disease through a relatively uncommon type of stem cell transplant without chemotherapy.
February 26, 2013Does drinking make you sharper?
For some tasks, like creative problem-solving, non-directed thinking is more effective.
February 25, 2013Manufacturing growth ‘moderately high-tech’
Chemical, machinery industries will outpace pharma, electronics in factory job growth.
February 19, 2013Celebrating UIC Researchers of the Year
UIC honors 12 outstanding researchers, innovators and inventors.
February 19, 2013A weight loss program that works
Inventing a new weight-loss diet that is easy to stick to and has real health benefits would seem as likely as winning the lottery.
February 19, 2013Biologist ventures where the wild things are
Joel Brown’s work has taken him all over the globe. But after coming to Chicago 26 years ago, he quickly took an interest in the city.