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Kirstie Danielson

January 28, 2013

Islet transplant may slow atherosclerosis

Researcher Kirstie Danielson found positive results after Islet transplantation for type 1 diabetes.

Corey Hamm

January 25, 2013

UIC presents free ‘Tuesdays-at-One’ concerts

UIC’s weekly Tuesdays-at-One concert series offers free performances by noted musicians.

Crowd of students

January 24, 2013

Tuition increase smallest since ’94

Tuition will increase 1.7 percent for incoming in-state freshmen.

January 18, 2013

Celebrate Black History Month at UIC

Black History Month program commemorates the culture and contributions of Africans and African Americans.

Dick Simpson

January 17, 2013

Report details police corruption in Chicago

Chicago police corruption is enabled by a “blue code of silence,” researchers say.

Lorena Garcia

January 17, 2013

New book documents Latina girls, sexuality

A UIC sociologist studies young Latinas’ sexual experiences and how they learn about “safe” sex.

January 16, 2013

Oral health important even in tough economy

College of Dentistry clinics have lost nearly 4,500 patients — the majority low income — since last year when the legislature eliminated adult dental services from its Medicaid program.

UIC webpage screen shot

January 15, 2013

UIC ranked in top 20 for online bachelor’s degree

UIC ranks 18th in the nation among schools offering an online bachelor’s degree, according to new rankings in U.S. News & World Report.

Philip Wagreich

January 10, 2013

Philip Wagreich, 1941-2013

Philip Wagreich, a national leader in math education and retired director of the Institute for Mathematics and Science Education, died Jan. 1 of a heart attack. He was 71.

Henri Manasse

December 21, 2012

Pharmacy medal bestowed upon former dean

Henri Manass, dean emeritus of the College of Pharmacy, received the 2012 Donald E. Francke Medal from the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.