All STEM

UIC CHANCE STEM Academy

November 25, 2019

UIC CHANCE STEM Academy students named inaugural ComEd Scholars

CHANCE serves to assist UIC with its goal to increase recruitment, retention and graduation rates of underrepresented students.

August 26, 2019

Stabilizing single atoms at record-high temperatures in short durations

UIC researchers report using highly controllable, high temperature shockwaves to synthesize and stabilize single atoms at record-high temperatures

University Hall and other east side buildings with Chicago skyline

June 22, 2018

UIC awarded $1M grant to advance inclusion in STEM education

Five-year project features professional development, seeks to increase student success

December 5, 2017

Event helps girls see fun, practical side of math

Sonia Kovalevsky Math Day teaches middle, high school students about theory of probability

Engineering students working on a vehicle
Kathryn Nagy & Danny Morales-Doyle

July 10, 2017

Helping chemistry teachers, students tackle heavy metals

NSF grant to support study of soil, water in Chicago neighborhoods

Two women giving the peace sign

November 29, 2016

UIC students introduce engineering to girls

Society of Women Engineers event encourages elementary students to consider STEM careers

Christine Vi; Miss Chicago Chinatown; student voice

November 15, 2016

Miss Chicago Chinatown uses platform to promote girls in STEM

Bioengineering student Christine Vi has fondness for pageants, science

Latino students

October 19, 2016

$5M federal grant to help UIC graduate more Latino scientists, engineers

$5M federal grant to help UIC graduate more Latino scientists, engineers

September 20, 2016

UIC receives NSF grant for STEM fields

Funds to enhance inclusion of underrepresented groups

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