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September 12, 2016

UIC enrollment hits record high

Student body reflects commitment to diversity

The Rafael Cintrón Ortiz Latino Cultural Center (LCC) is celebrating 40 years on the UIC campus with a celebratory event on Sept. 14 and a two-day series of open houses.

September 2, 2016

UIC’s Rafael Cintrón Ortiz Latino Cultural Center celebrates 40 years of art, social change

Open house, celebratory event mark anniversary

UIC received the 2016 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity Award by Insight Magazine.

September 1, 2016

UIC earns national award for diversity and inclusion

Campus recognized for second time

Morgan Warren Photograph

August 31, 2016

UIC education grad named White House Fellow

Former award-winning principal to spend year in D.C.

Caroline Kennedy, U.S. Ambassador to Japan

August 29, 2016

Ambassador Kennedy to headline study abroad event at UIC

Will discuss role of study abroad in foreign relations, global opportunities for students

Stack of books in front of a world map

August 24, 2016

Four UIC students awarded Gilman study abroad scholarships

Over 145 UIC students funded by State Department program since 2006

Flag with rainbow stripes

August 24, 2016

UIC ranks among top 30 LGBTQ-friendly campuses

UIC only institution in Illinois to earn national ranking

UIC class of 2019 group photo at Convocation

August 19, 2016

UIC welcomes class of 2020

Incoming students are welcomed to campus during UIC Convocation 2016 at the UIC Pavilion

Untitled by Rhonda Gray, part of "In Retrospect: An Exhibition Series and Archival Project" exhibition at the African American Cultural Center

August 17, 2016

Exhibition wraps up African American Cultural Center’s 25th anniversary series

Artworks introduce 2016-2017 theme, ‘A Year of Remedies’

Assata Shakur

July 15, 2016

Social justice film series focuses on Cuba

Documentaries examine Cuba’s past and present