All social science education urban affairs

Republican Elephant and Democratic Donkey symbols

January 9, 2017

Moralistic thinking on political left, right not so different

Examines attitudes on same-sex-marriage, Keystone XL oil pipeline

Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

January 5, 2017

UIC chemistry, learning sciences scholar named Humboldt fellow

Will seek to improve science education through spatial thinking, digital media

Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley in front of the Chicago skyline. After Daley died on Dec. 20, 1976 his family donated his papers to the University of Illinois at Chicago.

December 14, 2016

UIC classes explore Richard J. Daley legacy 40 years after death

Series inspired by library collection scheduled to begin in spring

Republican Elephant and Democratic Donkey symbols

December 5, 2016

Political left, right both inspired by utopian hopes

Studies explore moral convictions associated with same sex marriage, gun control

view of "The Thinker" statue

November 21, 2016

Reliance on reason, evidence as a moral issue measured in study

Rationality of another’s beliefs viewed as indicative of their morality

Freshwater Lab logo

November 10, 2016

Environmental policy center to convene Great Lakes mayors

Freshwater Lab’s May 2017 summit to address region’s basin issues

Pollution; middle class African American communities

November 3, 2016

Studies examine racial bias in pollution, devaluation of black communities

Stereotypes apply to perceptions of physical spaces associated with African Americans

trump-clinton (F)

October 13, 2016

Experts to discuss gender, partisanship in election coverage

Scholars consider whether media treatment of Clinton, Trump differs

The Building Blocks Forum

October 6, 2016

Public safety representatives, West Side residents to meet at forum

Oct. 27 event part of Center for Public Safety and Justice initiative

Douglas, Grant, and Lincoln Halls

September 26, 2016

Lecture series brings civic leaders to UIC

Major political figures discuss issues facing city, state