All College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

September 3, 2020

Hearing loss in naked mole-rats is an advantage, not a hardship

New research published in Current Biology

Barbara Ransby

July 30, 2020

Professor Barbara Ransby named MacArthur Chair

Influential UIC historian and writer becomes university’s first MacArthur chair

Mathematic equation

July 16, 2020

UIC, partners team up for $15.5M NSF-funded math institute

Institute for Mathematical and Statistical Innovation will bring new research collaborations, industry partnership

Barbara Ransby

May 26, 2020

UIC historian elected to Society of American Historians

Barbara Ransby’s scholarship and writing earns her distinction in prestigious literary group

Decoteau Irby and Amanda Roy

May 21, 2020

$1M in Spencer Foundation grants awarded to UIC education scholars

Studies focused equity leadership and impact; education and work decisions

National Nuclear Security Administration logo

April 27, 2020

$8M to UIC to lead DOE materials research center

Center will study materials in extreme conditions

April 15, 2020

UIC senior awarded a Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Anis Barmada part of newly elected international cohort

Lopa Bhatt, a UIC Honors College member

April 8, 2020

UIC physics and mathematics student named Goldwater Scholar

Honors College member studying electron microscopy

Wasan Kumar, a third-year UIC Honors College student majoring in neuroscience and minoring in Global Asian studies.

March 9, 2020

UIC student honored as Newman Civic Fellow

Wasan Kumar is among 290 students nationwide recognized by Campus Compact

Cobalt atoms (red) are placed on a copper surface (green) one at a time to form a Kondo droplet, leading to a collective pattern that is the fundamental building block of superconductivity.

March 2, 2020

Manipulating atoms to make better superconductors

Researchers experiment with collective dynamics

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