All arts humanities

RHartshorne JPlunkard. Credit Nicholas James

July 28, 2021

Announcing the Hartshorne and Plunkard Fellowship in Architecture

HPA, an architecture, planning and interior design firm was founded in 1987 by UIC alums.

Critical Language Scholarship

July 26, 2021

UIC student, alumna selected for State Department Critical Language Scholarship

Award supports intensive study of Indonesian, Russian languages

Actor Stephanie Shum who plays Aya in "Hummingbird" navigates the virtual reality stage wearing a VR headset.

June 23, 2021

UIC’s ‘Hummingbird’ play a union between design, engineering and theater in virtual reality

Immersive play in UIC’s Electronic Visualization Lab shows how ‘technology can really tell a story’

Displacement-1090x595 Credit: Nidhi Sharma, research assistant for “Dis/Placements” project

June 16, 2021

UIC project details history of urban displacement in Chicago’s Uptown neighborhood

Features walking tours, interactive 3-D timelines, podcasts, artwork, photo essays, and storymaps

Jane Addams Hull House

May 14, 2021

UIC’s Gallery 400 and Jane Addams Hull House Museum earn Terra Foundation grants for joint exhibit

The grants total over $50,000 for the research and development of a joint initiative as part of Art Design Chicago, a Terra Foundation initiative

April 19, 2021

Mellon Foundation renews support of UIC-led Latino doctoral fellowship program

Program for doctoral students working in Latino humanities backed with $950,000, three-year grant

April 19, 2021

La Fundación Mellon renueva su apoyo al programa de becas de doctorado latino dirigido por la UIC

La última subvención para la iniciativa es la tercera en general de Mellon, cuyo apoyo total supera los $2.6 millones

Social Justice Project

April 12, 2021

Collaborative justice-centered think tank launches at UIC: the Social Justice Portal Project

The project will continue through the spring of 2023, and culminate in a national conference and book

Rhea Ballard Thrower, UIC University Library Dean

March 17, 2021

UIC Library Dean’s goals include student success, social justice

Dean Ballard-Thrower holds the rank of professor in the University Library and an affiliate faculty position at the UIC John Marshall Law School

Zizi Papacharissi, UIC professor and head of communication and p

March 11, 2021

New book considers democracy’s future, improving governance

Draws on interviews conducted with everyday citizens of more than 30 countries

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