All writing

Hand holding pen

July 15, 2020

First-year writing course increases belonging, retention at a broad-access university

Intervention helps assist students in their transition to college

African American boy at a playground

June 27, 2016

UIC launches institute to help black boys

Advanced summer literacy program creates path to college

Alfred Tatum

March 16, 2016

UIC tutors from all majors serve nearby neighborhoods

Students teach math, writing to area youngsters

Tutors and students in the Writing Center

October 20, 2015

Good writing important in every career, alumni tell students

Alumni emphasize need for writing skills, whatever the career

Tutors and students in the Writing Center

October 6, 2015

Need help with papers, resumes, blogs? Try the UIC Writing Center

Computers, brainstorms, coaching, couching – what more do you need?

Hand holding pen

November 7, 2014

Midnight ramblings

Breaking away from the ‘paragraph structure’ for undistilled kaleidoscope of thoughts

Pile of open books

June 3, 2014

UIC authors at Printers Row Lit Fest this weekend

South Loop festival strengthens community with writers and readers

Luis Urrea

October 29, 2013

UIC people: awards & honors

English professor’s novel selected for statewide reading program

October 18, 2012

NEA Selects UIC Professor’s Book for National Reading Program

The National Endowment for the Arts has selected Distinguished Professor of English Luis Urrea’s novel for a prestigious national reading program.