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February 20, 2015

Media Advisory: Black students get preview of college life

Annual event encourages students of color at UIC

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’

Crowd at diversity career day

February 18, 2015

UIC hosts all-majors career fair March 19

More than 60 employers looking to hire at campus event

Derrick Sanders

February 3, 2015

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

Derrick Sanders directed later Wilson play off-Broadway

Robin Eubanks

February 3, 2015

Noted jazz trombonist kicks off UIC jazz festival to open concert season

Jazz and classical performances, on campus and off

American Negro Exposition Catalogue Cover (F)

January 29, 2015

Exhibit recalls 1940 American Negro Exposition

Historic event celebrated African Americans’ post-Civil War contributions

Big James Montgomery

January 29, 2015

UIC celebrates Black History Month

Events explore the theme ‘Sports, Leadership and Legends’

UIC and North Lawndale leaders meet Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel at the proposed Obama Presidential Library site.

January 28, 2015

Mayor Emanuel visits UIC/North Lawndale site for Obama Library

Discusses site with community and UIC leaders

Mark Martell (F)

January 20, 2015

New director to lead Asian American Resource and Cultural Center

Award-winning UIC student affairs professional takes on new role

Edward McMillan

January 15, 2015

Agribusiness leader new chair of U of I Board of Trustees

Urbana-Champaign alumnus on university governing board since 2009