October 21, 2013Scholars to discuss gender and race issues
UIC authors reflect on topics covered in their recent books
October 8, 2013Sociologist Bill Bielby: researcher, retailer and rocker
“I never thought I’d be a member of the Chamber of Commerce.”
July 11, 2013WoRD Book Club
Summer book: “Women Don’t Ask: The High Cost of Avoiding Negotiation”
April 23, 2013Documenting a ‘large, unconventional life’
Researching the eventful life of Eslanda Robeson was journey of discovery for historian Barbara Ransby
April 4, 2013UIC School of Public Health celebrates 40 years
Nobel peace laureate Leymah Gbowee will be keynote speaker at the April 13 gala.
April 2, 2013Gender, culture and expectations
“I’ve spent my whole career writing a theory of gender inequality,” says Barbara Risman, head of sociology.
March 12, 2013Leading women to success in science
Mary Ashley, UIC Woman of the Year, places a priority on mentoring women in science careers.
February 19, 2013UIC Theatre’s ‘Bluest Eye’ looks at race, beauty
The dramatic adaption of Toni Morrison’s novel continues through this weekend.
February 5, 2013Remembering a dedication to intellectual life
A professor emerita honors her mother, a pioneering attorney, with a fund in gender and women’s studies.