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Library Collection Highlights Decades of Social Justice by Quaker Group


American Friends Service Committee has donated years of archives from its time in the Chicago region.
17-Nov-2017 4:15 PM EST Add to Favorites

UIC Filmmakers Honored with Awards to Fund New Films


Awards will fund two films by UIC professors, one by Jennifer Reeder and the other by Deborah Stratman.
17-Nov-2017 11:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

Hospital Throws Turkey Day Party for Survivors, Kids with Cancer


The Children’s Hospital University of Illinois will host a pre-holiday Thanksgiving meal and celebration for pediatric cancer patients and their families Nov. 18.
14-Nov-2017 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

High Cognitive Ability Not a Safeguard From Conspiracies, Paranormal Beliefs


A University of Illinois at Chicago social psychologist reports on two studies that examined why some people are inclined to believe in various conspiracies and paranormal phenomena.
13-Nov-2017 4:55 PM EST Add to Favorites

Cuban Delegation, UIC Work Toward Better Women’s Health in Englewood


Through a partnership with the University of Illinois at Chicago, four physicians from Cuba are working to improve maternal health and birth outcomes in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood.
13-Nov-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Both Obese and Anorexic Women Have Low Levels of ‘Feel Good’ Neurosteroid

Women at opposite extremes of the weight spectrum have low levels of the neuroactive steroid allopregnanolone, according to new research published in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology.
10-Nov-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Why Do Some Kids Die Under Dental Anesthesia?

Anesthesiologists call for more research into child deaths caused by dental anesthesia in an article published online by the journal Pediatrics. Little is known about pediatric deaths caused by dental anesthesia in part because of the lack of data...
8-Nov-2017 5:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

NSF Funded Report Focuses on Classroom Technology


UIC research highlighted in cyberlearning report
7-Nov-2017 12:05 PM EST 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...
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#UIC Disability Scholar Available to Address #ADA25 Anniversary

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