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February 26, 2024

Going bald for children’s cancer research

Annual St. Baldrick’s Foundation head-shaving event at UIC supports clinical trials

Amy Bailey and Joseph Jewell discuss the Douglass Day transcription event to participants. Photography by Jenny Fontaine

February 19, 2024

UIC joins worldwide effort to transcribe Frederick Douglass’ papers for future researchers

UIC students and faculty help decipher Douglass’ handwritten papers during Black History Month event

Captivating minds and sparking inspiration at the University of Illinois Chicago's SparkTalks Feb. 1, 2024

February 9, 2024

Students, research, community – SparkTalks highlights convergence of UIC missions 

Second round of faculty lightning talks highlighted research and outreach across campus

Aremu Smith, a University of Illinois Chicago PhD student, teaches Introduction to Black Studies to high school students. Photography by Jenny Fontaine

January 8, 2024

New program brings high school students to UIC campus to earn college credit

Dual enrollment classes help high school students get accustomed to being on a college campus

January 8, 2024

UIC’s Center for Literacy supports social mobility for Chicagoans  

Center helps parents improve lives

Inspiring Grads Fall 2024. Kristian Young, Daniel Caicedo, Mumin Rabgie, Jeneane McDonald, Azizat Balogun.

December 4, 2023

Inspiring grads

How UIC helped five December graduates achieve their goals

9/14/2023 Odehmenan Health Equity Center Opening Reception Celebrating the opening of the Odeh Center, left to right: Dr. Amalia Pallares, UIC vice chancellor for diversity, equity and engagement; Dr. Robert Barish, UIC vice chancellor for health affairs; Donald Perrot, Potawatomi language expert; Adriana Black, director of the Odeh Center; Dr. Rhea Ballard Thrower, UIC dean of libraries, Zoë Harris, UIC PhD student; and the Pilsen-based artist who created the center’s beautiful mural, Miguel A. Del Real.

November 27, 2023

Odehmenan Health Equity Center encourages focus on Native American health

The center’s goal is to cultivate a community for students, staff, faculty, alumni and neighborhood partners.

November 2, 2023

Daughter to mom who needed transplant at UI Health: ‘Don’t worry. I got your back’

When Raquel Ramirez needed a life-saving liver transplant, her daughter, Rocky, did not hesitate

Chancellor Marie Lynn Miranda delivering the State of the University address, Oct. 17, 2023. Photo by Jenny Fontaine.

October 23, 2023

Chancellor establishes key priorities in first State of the University address 

Chancellor Marie Lynn Miranda outlines five priorities to guide UIC forward

University of Illinois College of Medicine alum Dr. G. Stephen Irwin.

October 16, 2023

UIC alumnus establishes named deanship in the College of Medicine  

Deanship will support innovative, impactful programs that further the College of Medicine’s mission

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