All Entries by Rob Mitchum

Young African American couple of shoppers standing by large display with fresh vegetables and choosing tomatoes and other products

June 11, 2024

Radical arguments for veganism may appeal to Black populations 

UIC sociology student examined how different races and genders respond to vegan causes

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May 30, 2024

New method makes hydrogen from solar power and agricultural waste 

Biochar-assisted electrolysis from UIC reduces energy use sixfold

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May 23, 2024

UIC biologist receives award to fund invasive plant research

Gabriela Nunez-Mir uses data science to create invasive plant watchlists for conservation

A man in a sweatshirt with glasses on his foreheads talks with a woman in a gray suit in a medical clinic examination room.

May 20, 2024

Clinical trial testing licorice root for prostate cancer begins this spring 

From lab to clinic to community, trial highlights pathway of UIC research

Two men in lab coats stand in a dental clinic in front of a seated woman in dark blue scrubs working at a computer.

May 15, 2024

Can a chatbot help educate dentistry students? 

UIC study shows improved classroom experience in a dental clinic course

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May 6, 2024

UIC researchers advance technologies to power unmanned vehicles  

$6 million collaborative agreement with Army Research Laboratory extends projects on fuels and vehicle charging

A woman in a graduation gown and cap speaks at a podium with a red circle and the letters UIC.

May 3, 2024

Historian Barbara Ransby elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences 

Ransby is the sixth UIC faculty member to be elected to the prestigious academy

May 2, 2024

Genetic link between adolescent drinking and adult anxiety may offer therapy target 

The enzyme could help break the link between early drinking and anxiety

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April 22, 2024

Researcher of the Year awards for 2023 celebrate excellence in discovery and impact

The annual awards honor the exceptional work of faculty members at the forefront of their fields

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April 19, 2024

Distinguished Researcher Award, Basic Life Sciences: John Nitiss, College of Pharmacy 

How can yeast and genetics reveal how anti-cancer drugs work?

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