All arts humanities

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March 26, 2015

Great Lakes, Middle East leaders gather for water summit

Sharing water across political, geographical, cultural boundaries

Theatre Camp students singing

March 24, 2015

UIC camps teach high schoolers theatre, symphonic band

One- and two-week sessions on campus taught by faculty, arts professionals

March 23, 2015

UIC Theatre premieres ‘A Matter of Life and Death’

Play features music, dance, spectacle staging

Technology meets the city

March 12, 2015

Book examines role of social media in civic life

Social media exposure doesn’t equal political influence, says UIC scholar

Roger Reeves (F)

March 9, 2015

UIC poet wins prestigious Whiting Award

Roger Reeves recognized as one of nation’s emerging writers

Beyonce Knowles performs on Good Morning America

March 5, 2015

Scholars, students to discuss Beyoncé and black feminism

Event examines contemporary issues of class, race, gender, sexuality

Aerial views of damage caused from Hurricane Katrina the day after the hurricane hit August 30, 2005

March 4, 2015

A look at post-Katrina New Orleans

Author discusses politics of race, urban affairs, criminalization, education

Kellen Marshall, UIC PhD candidate in ecology and evolution in the department of biological Sciences, and Rachel Havrelock, UIC associate professor of English and Jewish studies. Photo: Joshua Clark (click for larger image)

February 26, 2015

UIC scholar leads ‘lab’ for humanities work on Great Lakes issues

Grant funds humanities-based look at water issues

Jennifer Scott (F)

February 18, 2015

NYC public historian new director of UIC’s Hull-House Museum

Jennifer Scott an expert on ‘sites of conscience, sites of consciousness’

Derrick Sanders

February 3, 2015

August Wilson protégé directs ‘The Piano Lesson’ at UIC Theatre

Derrick Sanders directed later Wilson play off-Broadway