All race

"The Press, Race, and American Politics" forum

February 8, 2017

Panel to examine media’s role in racial, political discourse

Scholars, journalists to discuss African Americans in the news

An apple on a desk with a chalkboard in the background

February 7, 2017

Teachers may be cause of ‘obesity penalty’ on girls’ grades

Obese white girls penalized in English, but not math

African American family, house, and Caucasian family

February 7, 2017

Studies examine racial bias in pollution

Physical spaces are targets of racial stereotyping, research finds

Melissa Harris-Perry; Martin Luther King Peace Breakfast

January 24, 2017

MLK Peace Breakfast explores racial inequalities

Melissa Harris-Perry discusses racial inequities faced by black Americans

inhaler and African American woman

January 6, 2017

Why is asthma worse in black patients?

Airway inflammation differs between races, study shows

illustration of a pair of hands holding another's hand

November 14, 2016

Police violence as public health crisis

Survivors, activists to discuss police violence, role of health practitioners

Audience at Campus Conversations lecture

September 20, 2016

Campus Conversation explores hot topics

Campus Conversation series tackles ‘big issues of our time’

December 1, 2015

Images of African representation in public health campaigns

‘A Choreography of Contagion’ through Dec. 18

October 13, 2015

Controversy not about the tweets, Salaita says

Scholar talks about issues surrounding rescinded job offer at UIUC

Maria Krysan

October 6, 2015

Faculty have their say for Chicago Ideas Week

Annual series focuses on innovation, politics, arts and social issues

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