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February 24, 2021Do atheists have a moral compass?
UIC social psychologist examines what values people view as relevant for morality
February 24, 2021Chicago’s racial wealth gap examined in new UIC report
Interviews highlight the precarity of many Black and Latino families who have ‘made it’
February 22, 2021Ida B. Wells Scholarship Fund announced at UIC
The creation of the fund honors Ida B. Wells, an icon who traveled the country reporting on the horrors of lynching for more than 40 years.
February 19, 2021Researchers publish call to action for research ethics in the time of COVID-19 and BLM
Calls for new standards to engage continued research with Black communities
February 18, 2021Heroin, fentanyl fuel rising mortality rates in opioid deaths
UIC/CCDPH report shows increased deaths among Black residents, lower hospitalizations, deaths among Latinx residents
February 18, 2021New method converts methane in natural gas to methanol at room temperature
Fueling the ‘methanol economy’ of the future
February 16, 2021UIC researchers invent new gene-editing tool
New process uses special molecules called ‘proGuides’
February 15, 2021How to shift from confrontation to negotiation in 2021
As businesses become more global, it’s increasingly important to understand the entire negotiation process.
February 10, 2021Survey: Cleaning product use affecting asthma more during COVID-19 measures
Those with asthma are experiencing less asthma control related to an increase in using household disinfectants – known asthma triggers — because of COVID-19.
February 8, 2021UIC researcher awarded $10.15M to develop antibody-based dry eye treatment
Researchers plan to develop a specially formulated eye drop for dry eye that utilizes pooled human immune globulins.