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February 19, 2013First in Chicago to offer new eye treatment
A new procedure can replace surgery for a common eye disease that robs vision.
February 19, 2013THURSDAY: Shave heads to fight kids’ cancer
The annual head-shaving raises critical funds for childhood cancer research.
February 18, 2013New school health center opens in Brighton Park
Federally qualified center will help children, families in medically underserved neighborhood
February 15, 2013Political strategist Donna Brazile keynotes Black History Month at UIC
Feb. 19 campus talk features first African-American woman to manage a presidential campaign.
February 14, 2013UIC’s 23rd annual Blues Cabaret Feb. 22
Chicago-based Mississippi Heat, led by harmonica virtuoso Pierre Lacocque, headlines the evening.
February 14, 2013Cure Violence model reduces shootings in NYC
New report says approach reduced shooting rate 6 percent in Crown Heights, while other areas rose.
February 13, 2013UIC Theatre presents ‘The Bluest Eye’
Adaptation of Nobel Prize-winning novelist’s earliest work examines race, class and the power of beauty.
February 12, 2013Scholar named to National Academy of Education
Roger Weissberg, expert on social and emotional learning, is among 12 elected to prestigious group.
February 11, 2013Drinking may improve ability to detect changes
Moderate intoxication may help you spot small differences, UIC researchers report.
February 8, 2013Social activist nun to speak at UIC
Religious leader, attorney and poet Sister Simone Campbell presents a talk