All social science education urban affairs

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

Stack of books in front of a world map

April 7, 2014

Two UIC students awarded State Dept. scholarships

Honors College students spend summer in India, Oman

African American family having dinner

March 27, 2014

Forum explores challenges of black father/child relationships

Forum designed to inspire those who work with black fathers