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Gallery 400 Art Opening - Tunji Adeniyi-Jones_Blue Dancer

August 26, 2021

‘Young, Gifted, and Black’: Nationally traveling exhibition reopens UIC’s Gallery 400

The exhibition runs from Sept. 2 through Dec. 11 with multiple events featuring ‘Young, Gifted, and Black’ artists

view of hands among chemistry glassware

August 25, 2021

$1.9M NSF-funded initiative to transform UIC undergraduate chemistry offerings

Curricular reform to cover general chemistry through the most advanced undergraduate courses

Blue, Green and White Tilt Shift Lens Illustration. Surgery smoke

August 23, 2021

Nurse leaders instrumental in new state law ensuring clean air in operating rooms

The new law mandates surgical facilities have surgical smoke evacuation policies and practices.

Photo by Mieke Campbell on Unsplash

August 18, 2021

New study planned to help understand oral health outcomes for children in low-income areas

Long-term study expands on previous data about pediatric oral health outcomes

August 11, 2021

UIC researchers awarded $7.1M for Black midwives program

Will compare traditional maternity care to a new care model designed to improve Black patients’ experiences and outcomes during pregnancy and postpartum

Fulbright logo

August 11, 2021

UIC announces students, alumni offered Fulbright awards for 2021-2022

Four offered the prestigious opportunity to study, conduct research and teach abroad

Upsplash. Credit to Vlad Tchompalov.

July 29, 2021

Computer science, environmental health experts at UIC team up to protect US Navy divers with AI

Office of Naval Research awards UIC, DPI researchers $725,000

Ultrastructural morphology exhibited by the 2019 Novel Coronavirus

July 28, 2021

UIC awarded $6 million to develop potential COVID-19 treatment

U.S. Department of Defense grant supports pre-clinical research studies

man working on a laptop computer

July 27, 2021

What organizations get wrong about interruptions at work

Study suggests an upside to interruptions at work

CME Foundation award draft

July 27, 2021

UIC websites offer early science and math resources for teachers of young children

After the success of the Early Math Counts site, a similar resource focusing on science, Early Science Matters was created.