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An aerial photo of Lake Shore Drive running north Lake Michigan, taken from downtown Chicago.

January 30, 2024

UIC brings research, workforce development to Great Lakes Water Innovation EngineĀ 

NSF ReNEW program will develop new technologies to “turn waste into wealth”

Max Berkelhammer

August 7, 2018

East Meets West: Collaborators use water measurement tools to understand athletic performance

Using method to study energy levels of UIC gymnasts, swimmers

Maria Argos; experts guide

February 6, 2018

Examining health effects of toxic metals in drinking water

Researcher of the Year Maria Argos

Chicago buildings in River North

June 12, 2017

Cleaner city beaches

UIC to expand rapid water testing at Chicago beaches


May 8, 2017

Poor overall environmental quality linked to elevated cancer rates

Air pollution most closely linked to cancer rates

The Freshwater Lab logo

April 20, 2017

Summit to examine issues confronting Great Lakes

UIC’s Freshwater Lab convenes officials, researchers, citizens

Freshwater Lab logo

November 10, 2016

Environmental policy center to convene Great Lakes mayors

Freshwater Lab’s May 2017 summit to address region’s basin issues

Winners of the EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge

September 24, 2015

UIC students present storm water plan at international conference

Team includes students in engineering, urban planning, earth sciences

April 22, 2015

Sharing water across political, cultural boundaries

Leaders to sign pact at ‘Water After Borders’ summit

Chicago buildings in River North

April 16, 2015

Sharing water across political, geographical boundaries

Two-day summit brings Great Lakes, Middle East together to talk strategies

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