All social science education urban affairs

New SubUrbanisms book cover image

August 12, 2014

Cities, suburbs trade and blend design features

Stereotypes no longer hold for either

Urban Forum logo

August 5, 2014

Urban Forum explores neighborhoods as urban strategy

Experts consider role of neighborhoods in the city

Pile of open books

July 9, 2014

Parents dissatisfied a year after Chicago school closings

Study says families distrust CPS, want more voice in policies

Nik Theodore

July 3, 2014

Urban planning scholar named ‘Highly Cited Researcher’

Named for ‘cutting-edge’ social science research

Maisie Gholson

May 29, 2014

Girls’ social connections affect math learning

Status in group linked to class participation

Students playing trumpets

May 25, 2014

UIC camps teach theater, jazz, band to high school performers

Summer programs offer top faculty, campus experience

Students in an algebra class

May 5, 2014

Frequently reassigning teachers limits their improvement

Study provides new understanding of gains in knowledge, skill

Alfred Tatum,

April 29, 2014

Literacy expert named dean of College of Education

Nationally known for improving literacy of African American youth

Children playing at the Hull House

April 23, 2014

Hull-House Museum explores the right to play

Exhibit shows the role of recreation in social change

Homeless person sleeping on a bench

April 9, 2014

Journalist Bob Herbert to speak at UIC

Panel discussion on social issues with former NY Times columnist