April 30, 2013Helping student veterans feel comfortable on campus
For the 450 to 500 UIC students who are veterans, military experience colors their life on campus.
April 30, 2013Get inside students’ heads, see world from their viewpoint
Jane Marone began her career as a physician in New Orleans, working with indigent patients
April 30, 2013Head start with engineering internships
Ante Kovacevic thought he knew what career he wanted, but an internship put him on the right path.
April 30, 2013Giving students a wider, more critical view of the world
Corey Capers seeks the balance between authoritative lectures and student-centered learning.
April 30, 2013Offering a balance of humor and everyday examples
Saeed Manafzadeh makes sure students learn something new each time they come to his class.
April 30, 2013Student leaders ready to hit the ground running
Now that the elections are over, Abhinav Reddy and Danielle Leibowitz are ready to tackle their new roles in student government.
April 30, 2013Master plan projects begin with grove revival
Urban planning students helped plan renovation of area at Taylor and Morgan streets
April 30, 2013Giving citizens a say on spending
City planners, officials and activists gather in Chicago this week to promote a new way of spending taxpayers’ money
April 30, 2013Solving problems that aren’t on a multiple-choice test
“Our students are going to have to fix the messes we’ve made,” says Sandra Gibbons. “It’s my goal to teach them how.”
April 30, 2013Guiding students as they learn to teach
“We get effective, ethical, caring teachers,” says Eleni Katsarou, director of elementary education.