All race

Roderick Ferguson

March 21, 2017

UIC race, gender scholar to lead American Studies Association

Author of books on race and queer theory to begin term as president in 2018

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr.

March 16, 2017

Rev. Jesse Jackson to speak at UIC March 29

Event is part of the political science speaker series

William Darity, Jr.

March 3, 2017

Talk to examine economic inequality, need for reparations

Duke University’s Darity to deliver IRRPP’s annual Phillip J. Bowman Lecture

"The Press, Race, and American Politics" forum

February 8, 2017

Panel to examine media’s role in racial, political discourse

Scholars, journalists to discuss African Americans in the news

An apple on a desk with a chalkboard in the background

February 7, 2017

Teachers may be cause of ‘obesity penalty’ on girls’ grades

Obese white girls penalized in English, but not math

African American family, house, and Caucasian family

February 7, 2017

Studies examine racial bias in pollution

Physical spaces are targets of racial stereotyping, research finds

Melissa Harris-Perry; Martin Luther King Peace Breakfast

January 24, 2017

MLK Peace Breakfast explores racial inequalities

Melissa Harris-Perry discusses racial inequities faced by black Americans

inhaler and African American woman

January 6, 2017

Why is asthma worse in black patients?

Airway inflammation differs between races, study shows

illustration of a pair of hands holding another's hand

November 14, 2016

Police violence as public health crisis

Survivors, activists to discuss police violence, role of health practitioners

Audience at Campus Conversations lecture

September 20, 2016

Campus Conversation explores hot topics

Campus Conversation series tackles ‘big issues of our time’

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