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March 18, 2021

UIC earns voter-friendly campus designation again

UIC is one of 235 colleges and universities across 37 states and the District of Columbia to receive the accolade

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

March 15, 2021

UIC researchers discover hidden link between cellular defense systems

UIC researchers discovered that heparanase, HPSE is a key regulator of cells’ innate defense mechanisms.

Sania White gets her first shot of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at the Mile Square Health Center in Englewood.

March 12, 2021

UIC works with Chicago to deliver vaccinations to city’s most vulnerable

UI Health’s Mile Square Health Center Englewood along with Protect Chicago Plus has opened a temporary COVID-19 vaccination clinic.

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

March 4, 2021

UIC nursing, pharmacy and education rank among top global programs according to ‘QS World University Rankings’

Three University of Illinois Chicago programs nursing program have been named one of the top 100 in the world in the QS World University Rankings 2021.

A view north on the Chicago River

March 2, 2021

Lessons from Wuhan: What managers and employees need to know

How to keep employees returning to work motivated and engaged

March 1, 2021

4D bioengineering materials bend, curve like natural tissue

Study published in Advanced Science

Nadera Sweiss

February 25, 2021

UIC researchers find new biomarker for active sarcoidosis

The researchers looked at the medical records of 58 patients – mostly African American – diagnosed with sarcoidosis

February 24, 2021

New shape-changing 4D materials hold promise for morphodynamic tissue engineering

Shape-changing scaffold for tissue engineering