East Meets West


UIC students Thomas Groom (left) and Vishalaxi Tandel (center), confer with Samantha Melchiori, digital and analytics site director for Caterpillar at the UIC Innovation Center. Caterpillar is bolstering its collaboration with the UIC Innovation Center, a multidisciplinary hub of education and development that bridges academic research and real-world instruction with forward-thinking corporations. Photo: Jenny Fontaine.


East Meets West is a collaboration of Provost Susan Poser and Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs Robert Barish.

Read this month’s stories, which focus on collaborations between faculty and students on the east and west sides of campus:

Innovation Center sparks academic-business partnerships

Award-winning app tracks manic, depressive episodes

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