September 13, 2012UIC Business School Building Earns Gold LEED Certification
Douglas Hall earned praise for the renovation that advanced it from 1960s Brutalism to 21st century corporate — a streamlined look with state-of-the-art facilities suitable for the home of the College of Business Administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
September 12, 2012Computing center ‘a partner’ in campus needs
“I couldn’t think of working anywhere else,” says Cynthia Herrera Lindstrom, UIC’s chief information officer.
September 5, 2012Hospital CEO moves to public health
After 12 years as the CEO of the University of Illinois Hospital, John DeNardo moves to the School of Public Health.
September 4, 2012International Artists Perform in UIC’s Free ‘Tuesday-at-1’ Concerts
The University of Illinois at Chicago’s Tuesday-at-1 concert series brings artists from around the world and from UIC to perform in a wide range of musical styles. All concerts take place in Recital Hall L060 on the lower level of the Education, Performing Arts and Social Work Building at 1040 W. Harrison St. Admission is free and open to the public.
August 22, 2012UIC Named a Top 25 LGBT-Friendly Campus
The University of Illinois at Chicago has been named one of the nation’s best 25 campuses for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students in a new data-based ranking.
August 21, 2012Study to Evaluate Zoning Code Reforms and Physical Activity
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have received a $1.5 million federal grant to examine the relationship between zoning code reforms, the physical environment, and physical-activity behavior in communities throughout the U.S.
August 9, 2012UIC Study Examines Exercise and Weight Loss for Older Adults with Osteoarthritis
UIC researchers have been awarded a $3 million grant from the National Institute on Aging to study the effectiveness of two community-based health promotion programs for older adults with osteoarthritis.
August 1, 2012ALS Patient Receives Device to Aid Breathing Without Ventilator
The University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System is one of only a dozen hospitals nationwide to implant in ALS patients a device shown to help them live longer without a mechanical ventilator. A 41-year-old Chicago woman had the surgery on July 27.
July 31, 2012SATURDAY: Children’s Hospital Hosts Free Back-to-School Health Fair
Children’s Hospital University of Illinois will host a free back-to-school health fair offering school physicals, vision screenings and health counseling.
July 25, 2012Employee retirements on the rise
The University of Illinois has already seen a 50 percent increase in employee retirements so far this calendar year as compared to last.