Category: University of Illinois at Chicago

Police report

UIC Police emergency: 312-355-5555Nonemergency: 312-996-2830TDD: 312-413-9323 Oct. 12-18 CRIMES REPORTED TO UIC POLICEDUI: 1Deceptive practices: 1Theft: 6Burglary: 1Flee/attempt to elude peace officer: 3Aggravated battery: 1 Aggravated flee/attempt to elude peace…

UIC labs compete in fourth annual International Freezer Challenge

From January to August 2020, 218 labs from around the world representing 88 research institutions competed in the 2020 International Freezer Challenge, saving a grand total of 3.2 million kilowatt…

UIC offers new data science degree

UIC’s new bachelor’s degree in data science, launching in Fall 2021, will provide foundational mathematics, statistics, computer science, communications, ethics and business project management skills to undergraduate students. The University…

UIC John Marshall Law School alumni on ’40 Under Forty’ list

UIC John Marshall Law School Eight graduates of UIC John Marshall Law School have been added to the “40 Under Forty” list for 2020 issued by the Chicago Daily Law…

Interview with recent art education grad Edith Mendez

Edith Mendez, recent graduate of the UIC art education program By Jen Delos Reyes Recent UIC School of Art and Art History alumna Edith Mendez (’20 BFAAE) shares what her…

University-wide Gradescope license coming soon

Learning Technology Solutions (LTS) is excited to announce that a university-wide license for Gradescope will be available soon. Gradescope is an online rubric-based grading tool that can speed up and…

Blackboard Mobile Apps available for instructors and students

Manage courses, join Collaborate sessions, send messages and more all from your smartphone using the Blackboard app. There are two different apps, one for instructors called Blackboard Instructor, and one…

Do you have Adobe Flash videos in your courses?

Flash video technology may not work in the near future as Adobe has announced that it will stop development and support in December 2020. In addition, Flash videos do not…

USG and student groups partner to promote flu vaccination

Flu shots are administered to the university community Oct. 10 at the Dorin Forum. (Joshua Clark/University of Illinois Chicago) With the onset of the flu season, the university is strongly…

UIC’s vice chancellor to chair national academic health association

UIC Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs Dr. Robert Barish (Photo: UI Health/Hoss Fatemi) University of Illinois Chicago Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs Dr. Robert Barish has been selected to chair…