All Field Museum

June 4, 2024

Newest falcon brood debuts at UIC

Peregrine falcons were first spotted on the 28th floor ledge of University Hall in 1999

Falcon Photos

June 9, 2023

UIC welcomes new falcon chicks to University Hall

Peregrines have nested at University Hall for decades

Java Sea Shipwreck

February 8, 2019

‘X-ray gun’ traces origins of Chinese porcelains found on ancient shipwreck

UIC and Field Museum archaeologists study cargo on vessel that sank 800 years ago

Rosa Cabrera

May 10, 2018

UIC Latino Cultural Center leader honored as ‘Cultural Champion’

Led consortium of 25 ethnic museums and cultural centers in Chicago

Chancellor Amiridis holding a peregrine falcon chick

June 14, 2016

Banding new falcon chicks

Banding ceremony for latest falcon brood

Chicago History Museum

January 13, 2015

January means free days for Illinois residents at Chicago museums

Learn more about art, science and Chicago history

Ancient Chinese Coin

March 14, 2013

‘Lucky’ coin evidence of ancient enterprise

Artifact could mean there was trade between Africa, China years before Europeans began exploring.