All news releases

nurse holding baby in nursery room

May 20, 2015

UIC College of Nursing shares expertise with world

International partnerships promote education, innovative health care

Man smoking a cigarette

May 20, 2015

Growing up with smokers doubles smoking risk for adult Hispanics

Efforts needed in U.S., Latin America to reduce children’s exposure

Christina Pugh

May 19, 2015

UIC poet named Guggenheim fellow

Pugh is among 175 scholars, artists and scientists chosen for prestigious honor

Dead Islet Cells

May 18, 2015

Bigger capsules may be long-sought key to transplanting islet cells

Research brings cure for type 1 diabetes one step closer

Ceramic Artist Jesus Torres at Hull House.

May 13, 2015

NEA grant showcases Chicago’s Latino art

UIC-based group will create online collection of work from 1930s to present

Ishii AB-42 structure

May 7, 2015

Alzheimer protein’s structure may explain its toxicity

Researchers find structure of building blocks for progressive brain disease

Usama Ibrahim, a dual-degree candidate in neuroscience and political science at UIC.

May 7, 2015

UIC sophomore named Rangel Scholar

Competitive program promotes diversity in U.S. representation abroad

A view north on the Chicago River

May 7, 2015

Chicagoland has most local governments of all U.S. metro areas

High ‘fragmentation’ may mean lower costs for services

Javier Villa-Flores

May 5, 2015

UIC historian named National Humanities Center fellow

Villa-Flores joins 36 other distinguished international scholars

Gregory Thatcher, professor of medicinal chemistry

May 5, 2015

UIC collaborates on search for sleep apnea drug

Left untreated, sleep disorder leads to numerous health problems