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  • 7/15/2015
    On July 15, 2015 Sensing Chicago by Adam Mack was reviewed by Inside Higher Ed.
  • 6/2/2015
    On May 27, 2015, Bon Appetit Magazine posted included The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey by Alan Guebert with Mary Grace Foxwell in the article “20 New Food Books to Read This Summer.”
  • 5/6/2015
    On Tuesday, May 5, 2015, the President's Executive Leadership Program (PELP) visited the Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield.
  • VPPA Pierre Advocates for HEA Priorities
    5/4/2015
    With committee consideration of the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act (HEA) right around the corner, VPAA Pierre met with majority and minority staff from the Senate education committee and offices of Senators Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin. He pressed for several UI priorities, including restoring year-round Pell eligibility, mandating the use of prior-prior year income tax data with the FAFSA, and elimination of direct loan origination fees.
  • Travel Award Winners Announced
    4/14/2015

    Congratulations to the recipients of the Spring 2015 President's Research in Diversity Travel Award who were selected from a highly competitve group of fifty applicants. These awards support student candidates who will be presenting papers, posters, or creative work at conferences related to issues of diversity or identity More->