May 27, 2014Civil rights conference marks struggle for voting rights
UIC physician joins activists, scholars, at landmark anniversary event
May 20, 2014Conference marks Freedom Summer anniversary
Activists, scholars remember landmark in civil rights movement
May 15, 2014Conference examines pivotal ‘Freedom Summer’ of ’64
Julian Bond, Angela Davis among civil rights activists, scholars participating
March 18, 2014‘We must break the culture of ignorance’
Rev. Jesse Jackson speaks to UIC crowd in Student Center East
March 6, 2014Rev. Jesse Jackson to speak at UIC March 17
Civil rights leader reflects on career, current social justice movements
April 3, 2013The Movement of the ’60s: A Legacy for Today
Civil rights and peace activist Diane Nash will discuss the legacy of the civil rights movement April 10.
April 2, 2013Promoting social justice, human rights
Through research and teaching, Mark Mattaini has devoted his career to social justice and human rights.
March 19, 2013Shining a spotlight on social justice
The Social Justice Initiative’s goal: create knowledge that helps transform the world.
February 26, 2013Fighting for ‘life, liberty, pursuit of happiness’
Donna Brazile speaks with the soft drawl of her native New Orleans, but she carries a big stick.
February 26, 2013Civil rights activist receives U of I award
Civil rights leader Myrlie Evers speaks at the sesquicentennial of the Emancipation Proclamation.