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Global Cities

April 22, 2015

Urban experts from five continents gather at Great Cities symposium

Experts to discuss urban economics from global perspective

Imagist Gladys Nilsson, 1966. Photo by: William Arsenault. Courtesy of Pentimenti Productions.

April 21, 2015

Hull-House Museum celebrates Chicago Imagists with film, panel

1960s art movement was unique to Chicago

Jordi Cabana

April 17, 2015

Beyond the lithium ion, toward a better performing battery

Magnesium ions may be key to improved energy source

abstract artwork of faces

April 15, 2015

Conference reflects on the history, future of Latino research

UIC-based national consortium convenes scholars, artists, cultural leaders

Bottle with skull and crossbones label

April 14, 2015

Surveys miss majority of poisonings, underestimate cost by billions

$8 billion in hospital costs in Illinois in 2010

Water after Borders logo

April 14, 2015

Mayors from Great Lakes, Middle East to sign water pact

‘Sister Waters’ partnership signed April 24 at UIC

Subhash Pandey, director, UIC Center for Alcohol Research in Epigenetics. Photo: Joshua Clark.

April 13, 2015

Unique UIC center will study alcohol’s effect on genes

New center, funded by $7 million NIH grant, will study long-term exposure

Emily Minor

April 9, 2015

Make your home a home for the birds

How residential landscaping can bring birds to your neighborhood

Sarah Parker Harris,an Associate Professor and the Director of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Disability and Human Development.
Maija Renko,  Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship. Photo: Joshua Clark

April 9, 2015

Business training for aspiring entrepreneurs with disabilities

Researchers develop project to expand careers for people with disabilities

drain pipe releasing water

April 9, 2015

Combined sewer systems lead to risk of illness after heavy rains

Contamination of drinking water may be to blame for health problems