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September 7, 2022

UIC enrollment grows for incoming freshmen, international and online students

UIC continues to be one of the most diverse campuses in the country

Young boy drawing with crayons

September 6, 2022

New book explores crisis of early childhood expulsion, suspension practices

UIC early childhood researcher Kate Zinsser aims to bring context to the decisions and greater attention to the issue

Canalport Riverwalk Park is being led by UIC’s Freshwater Lab

September 2, 2022

Chicago River event, public art project aim to raise environmental awareness

UIC’s Freshwater Lab to co-host River of Welcome/Rio de Bienvenida Sept. 10 at Canalport Riverwalk Park

Portrait of Brett Shannon, occupational health researcher

September 1, 2022

Limited research has been done on the occupational hazards faced by Indigenous peoples 

Despite their higher death rate from injury, there is little understanding about the occupational hazards faced by Indigenous people

campus photos

August 18, 2022

UIC Library receives grant to develop tools supporting student success

The two-year project is a collaboration between the UIC Library and the library at Northern Illinois University

August 15, 2022

Media Advisory: Move-in Day 2022 

More than 3,000 students in total will live on campus in one of UIC’s eight residence halls

August 8, 2022

Understanding how rechargeable aqueous zinc batteries work

Study debunks accepted assumptions of charging mechanism in rechargeable aqueous zinc-manganese battery cells

August 8, 2022

Developing antivirals for pandemic-level viruses

UIC awarded $3M NIH grant to establish a center for antiviral drug development

Republican Elephant and Democratic Donkey symbols

August 4, 2022

Study examines voters’ threshold for transgressions by political candidates

UIC researchers explore voters’ decisions when they learn their favored candidates have committed moral transgressions

August 2, 2022

Behavioral intervention reduces depression, anxiety in adults with obesity 

UIC researchers publish new study in Biological Psychiatry: Global Open Science