July 25, 2012UIC Pyro Paddlers race the river with dragons
UIC’s Pyro Paddlers hit the waters strong Saturday at the Chicago Dragon Boat Race for Literacy.
July 18, 2012Swimming, diving team earns All-American honors
The men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were named Scholar All-American teams by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America.
July 18, 2012Staying strong to clear life’s hurdles
“I don’t want cancer or being a survivor to define me,” says assistant athletic director Mike Gilmartin.
July 18, 2012Cities in trouble
“It does not look pretty. It’s not going to look pretty over the next three or four years.”
July 18, 2012Helping graduate students along the path to success
Graduate Mentoring Awards are designed to encourage and award excellence and innovation in all aspects of graduate mentoring. Every year, the Graduate College provides up to four awards of $2,000 each.
July 18, 2012Merit-based salary increases approved, despite tight budget
Although the University of Illinois faces a reduction in its state appropriation, careful fiscal planning means a 2 percent merit-based salary increase for employees.
July 18, 2012Cool kids on campus
Students, faculty and staff in the know find a remedy for the record heat at Mario’s Italian Lemonade, a long-time summertime hang-out on West Taylor Street.
July 11, 2012Watch former Flame take on Fire
UIC Flames fans can cheer on alumnus Jay DeMerit Saturday as his Vancouver Whitecaps take on the Chicago Fire.
July 11, 2012Swimmer competes in Olympic trials
UIC alumnus Steve Yemm competed in the U.S. Olympic Swimming and Diving Trials, missing the semifinals by just .32 seconds.
July 11, 2012Back to Mayberry
“He knew what was going on, and he knew what was really important. He knew when to be firm, and when to just let people learn their lesson.”