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April 2, 2013Conference examines Islamic and Jewish religious laws
Law and religion scholars, journalists and activists discuss shari’a and halakha.
April 1, 2013Former House of Representatives historian Robert Remini, 1921-2013
Professor emeritus of history was “the foremost Jacksonian scholar of our time.”
March 28, 2013NIH official to discuss health disparities
Minority health will be the focus of April 10 Chancellor’s Lecture Series event.
March 28, 2013‘Fast Food Nation’ author keynotes conference
Eric Schlosser discusses issues of food justice and related policy on campus April 4.
March 28, 2013‘Cultural competence’ helps providers treat HIV
Black HIV patients who report better health believe social influences matter.
March 26, 2013Asian American Awareness Month at UIC
Events include music, performances, lectures and presentations.
March 22, 2013Resale shops thrive despite eBay competition
A new study says Chicago’s second-hand stores support regular retail by unloading unwanted goods.
March 20, 2013Body’s own defenses might stop ALS onset
A chemical found in cells may be harnessed to help the body fight neurodegenerative disease.
March 19, 2013Hull-House Museum honored for creativity
“Unfinished Business” links current and past activism in domestic labor.
March 19, 2013Seeking new treatments for an incurable cancer
Maria Barbolina is one of six U.S. scientists honored by the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund.