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How Does the Gut Microbiome Influence Breast Cancer?

Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Chicago have received a three-year, $900,000 Defense Department grant to investigate how the gut microbiome – the trillions of bacteria, viruses and other bugs that make...
26-Oct-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Freedom-of-Information Workshop for Social Justice to Be Held at UIC


FOIA workshop being held at UIC for social justice
25-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Author to Discuss How Latino Men Are Moving Away From ‘Machismo’


Book talk to discuss how Latino men are moving away from 'machismo'
24-Oct-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UIC Historian to Lead Women's Studies Association


University of Illinois at Chicago distinguished professor Barbara Ransby has been elected president of the National Women's Studies Association. Ransby, who has faculty appointments in African American studies, gender and women's studies, and...
24-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Historian's Book on Prostitution in 19th-Century Poland Wins Awards


University of Illinois at Chicago historian Keely Stauter-Halsted has been named the winner of two literary prizes for her book "The Devil's Chain: Prostitution and Social Control in Partitioned Poland." The awards come from the American Historical...
24-Oct-2016 3:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Social Justice Initiative to Host Author of Book on Segregation in Chicago


Author, reporter Natalie Y. Moore discusses her book, "The South Side."
19-Oct-2016 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Library Exhibit Celebrates 20th-Century Chicago Commercial Designers


The Richard J. Daley Library at UIC is hosting an exhibit celebrating the 27 Chicago Designers group.
18-Oct-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

UIC to Host Precision Health Forum

The University of Illinois at Chicago will host a forum on precision health with experts including Pulitzer Prize-winner Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee, author of “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer.”
17-Oct-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Book Looks at How ‘Gayby Boomers’ Are Aging

In “Queer Aging: The Gayby Boomers and a New Frontier for Gerontology” (Oxford Press, 2016), Jesus Ramirez-Valles, professor and head of community health sciences in the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health, makes it clear...
1-Sep-2016 9:00 AM EDT

Father's Day Expert: Strengthening Relationships Between Fathers and Their Children

2-Jun-2016 8:00 AM EDT

#UIC expert available to discuss privatization of public infrastructure in the wake of South Carolina's flood damage

9-Oct-2015 11:05 AM EDT

#UIC Sociologist Available to Discuss Issues Surrounding Racial #Achievement Gap in Schools #Backtoschool #Education

18-Aug-2015 1:05 PM EDT

#UIC Disability Scholar Available to Address #ADA25 Anniversary

21-Jul-2015 5:05 PM EDT

UIC Economist Available for Comment on Turmoil in Greece

7-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

UIC Financial Expert Available to Comment on Greece’s Economy and U.S. Markets

7-Jul-2015 11:05 AM EDT

#UIC Expert Available to Discuss What You Should Know About the Turmoil in Greece

6-Jul-2015 6:05 PM EDT

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