All youth

Students playing trumpets

May 25, 2014

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

Summer programs offer top faculty, campus experience

Georgina Enciso

April 29, 2014

Studying the dynamics of interaction between youth, police

Grad student hopes research leads to better relations, training

Alfred Tatum

April 29, 2014

Literacy expert new leader of College of Education

Alfred Tatum’s reading, writing programs used by millions of students

Homeless youth sitting on steps

December 11, 2013

Federal grant to address LGBTQ youth homelessness

Studies show up to 40 percent of homeless youth identify as queer

Person holding a palm pilot

February 7, 2013

Study: how young adults use e-cigarettes, snus

Do young smokers use “new” tobacco products to quit? A UIC study uses electronic diaries to find out.

October 1, 2012

$4M Grant to Study Impact of Policy, Environment on Kids’ Health

UIC’s ImpacTeen project to study influences on youth nutrition, physical activity

July 2, 2012

Writing Workshop for Young Black Males Spawns National Curricula

A summer writing institute for adolescent black males based at the University of Illinois at Chicago is advancing literacy around the country through two curricula based on it.