Special events

Exhibit: “Commerce in Human Souls: The Legacy of the Atlantic Slave Trade”

Drawing of a slave ship from the exhibit “Commerce in Human Souls: The Legacy of the Atlantic Slave Trade.”

For more UIC events, visit thecampus online calendar.

October 19

Free flu shots
For state employees, retirees. Sponsored by the College of Pharmacy, University Payroll and Benefits department and Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 19, Cardinal Room, SCE


October 22-25

“H-Index Clinics”
Get a check up on the impact of your published work and get a treat. 12:30-2 p.m. Oct. 22, 9-10 a.m. Oct. 24, LHS. 2-3:20 p.m. Oct. 23 and 9:30-10:30 a.m. Oct. 25, Daley Library. 312-413-9494


October 23

UIC String Orchestra. 1 p.m. L060 EPASW. 312-996-2977


Through November 1

“Hiding and Seeking: An Examination of the Metaphorical Closet”
Art exhibit by Amelia Spinney. Montgomery Ward Gallery, SCE. 312-413-5183


Through December 6

Exhibit by Merrina Millsapp. Student Lounge East, SCW. 312-413-5183


Through Oct. 20

“Endless Set #1399”
Artist Karen Reimer’s exhibit features a new architecture-based entry in her ongoing project, Endless Set. Curated by Lorelei Stewart. Exhibit hours, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tues.-Fri., noon-6 p.m. Sat. Gallery 400, ADH. 312-996-6114


Through May 31, 2013

“Commerce in Human Souls: The Legacy of the Atlantic Slave Trade”
Exhibit includes 18th and 19th century documents from the UIC Library’s special collections including, letters, government reports, diaries and slave ship drawings that show how the Atlantic slave trade shaped many of the economic, political, racial and social beginnings of our contemporary world. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Mon.-Tues and Thurs.-Fri., and 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Wed. Third floor, Daley Library. 312-996-2742

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