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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

March 31, 2015

Shift to LGB identity in early adulthood tied to depressive symptoms

UIC sociologist says findings show social support needed during transition

Edgar Barens

March 26, 2015

UIC filmmaker wins Wilbur Award

Documentary honored for excellence in communicating religious issues

Alfred Tatum teaching a group of students

March 16, 2015

$1 million literacy project to reach African American boys

Kellogg Foundation grant will fund training for parents, principals

Scene from "Prison Terminal: The Last Days of Private Jack Hall." Credit: HBO Documentary Films

March 10, 2015

UIC director to screen Oscar-nominated film March 11

Oscar-nominated documentary by UIC filmmaker to be shown

Morgan Station in Chicago.

February 25, 2015

Developers help fund transit through value-capture plans

Major projects in four cities show early developer input is key

CEJE - Elected School Board

February 19, 2015

Chicago needs elected school board, study says

Change would lead to greater transparency, public participation

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’

Older woman with dog

February 3, 2015

‘Aging Illinois’ requires better intergovernmental cooperation

Report says new options are needed in transportation, housing

Steven Rivkin

January 13, 2015

UIC economist listed among most influential education scholars

Recognized for moving ideas from academia to public debate