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November 8, 2019

UIC academic programs among nation’s best in Times Higher Education rankings

Features an evaluation of social sciences, education, and business and economics

pollution; middle class African American communities

October 30, 2019

Cumulative environmental exposures increase diabetes risk in rural populations

Poor sociodemographic environments play a role in diabetes risk everywhere

Halloween

October 28, 2019

Hospital to host Halloween costume party, trick-or-treating parade

Celebrating ‘boos’ not ‘boo-boos’

Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, author of the new book, “Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership”.

October 25, 2019

Author to discuss how black homeownership undermined by discriminatory real estate, banking tactics

Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor’s discussion continues SJI’s theme, “Home,” for the 2019-2020 school year

Seniors practicing yoga indoor

October 23, 2019

Gentle exercise program improves outcomes among older home care clients

Program best for participants with non-family home care aides

October 22, 2019

Declining job quality, not job loss, set to mark next decade of warehouse work

New report from researchers at UIC’s Center for Urban Economic Development

UIC researcher Andrew Boyd

October 22, 2019

Medical alarms may be inaudible to hospital staff

Study shows ‘masking’ effect of multiple alarms impacts care providers

stock, medication, medicine, pharmacy, prescription, pharmaceutical;

October 21, 2019

Closures affect 1 in 8 pharmacies in the US

Urban, independent pharmacies in low-income neighborhoods most at risk

Bill Daley Headshot

October 21, 2019

William ‘Bill’ Daley to discuss roles of corporations in society as he donates papers to UIC

To coincide with lecture, Daley has donated more than 32 linear feet of documents related to his work in national politics.

HUD Press Conference check presentation

October 16, 2019

UIC researchers awarded $1.7M from HUD

Research to focus on lead risk assessments and interventions in households