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Chicago Teen Charged With Armed Robbery Near UIC

A Chicago teen has been charged with an armed robbery near the University of Illinois at Chicago campus earlier this month.

09/28/2011

UIC

UIC Student Mugged Near Campus

Officials at UIC were warning students to be extra cautious after a student was mugged near the school’s Near West Side campus on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2011

John Holliday (Credit: Chicago Police Dept.)

Police: Man Put Camera Inside Pen To Tape Dorm Rooms

A northwest suburban man was charged placing a video camera inside a pen and taping three girls inside their dorm room earlier this year without their knowledge at University of Illinois at Chicago, police said.

09/03/2011

A rising number of Chinese students are attending graduate schools in the U.S., such as these students at the University of Illinois at Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Rising Number Of Chinese Students Attending U.S. Grad Schools

One of China’s most important exports isn’t steel, clothing, or electronics – it’s students. Chinese students are flooding United States graduate schools.

CBS 2–08/24/2011

Cook County Seal

Prof: Online Meeting On County Budget Is ‘Awkward’ Format

Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle will hold an online town hall meeting on Tuesday evening to discuss county business and the coming budget.

CBS Chicago–08/23/2011

The Dalai Lama spoke to a crowd of thousands at the University of Illinois at Chicago on July 17, 2011. He spoke about bridging the divide between faiths. (Credit: CBS)

Dalai Lama Speaks At UIC

“Be kind whenever possible and it is always possible.” That’s a quote from The Dalai Lama, a man whose philosophy of tolerance earned him The Nobel Peace Prize. It’s a philosophy that had roughly 7,000 people visiting the University of Illinois at Chicago on Sunday to witness his teachings in person.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2011

Taylor Street Robbery

Home Invader Hits UIC Student’s Apartment

Police are on the lookout Tuesday morning after a University of Illinois at Chicago student was the victim of a home invasion and robbery.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2011

CTA Bus (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

UIC Student Attacked By Mob On Bus

As concerns mount about flash mob attacks in the trendy Streeterville neighborhood, the University of Illinois at Chicago is now reporting a similar attack on the city’s Near West Side.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2011

UIC Assault

UIC Campus On Alert After Attack On Student

Students at the University of Illinois at Chicago are on alert, a day after a female student was attacked just off campus.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2011

Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

Report: Poor Supervision Led To Assaults At Psych. Hospital

A new report says inadequate staffing and lax supervision led to alleged sexual attacks at a psychiatric facility on the north lakefront.

WBBM Newsradio–05/18/2011

UIC

UIC Scientists Working To Fight Bioterror Threat

Scientists at the University of Illinois at Chicago Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology are working towards fighting anthrax and other bioterrorism agents.

WBBM Newsradio–05/10/2011

UIC

UIC Faculty Advance Move To Unionize

A move is afoot to unionize teachers and others at a the University of Illinois at Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2011

A cancer patients holds the tubes that funnel chemotherapy drugs into his body at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center June 17, 2003 in Fayetteville, N.C. (Credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Cancer Patients Denied Coverage For Clinical Trials

CHICAGO (CBS) – Insurance companies in Illinois routinely refuse to pay for clients to enroll in potentially life-saving cancer research trials. Now the Susan Komen Foundation and a state lawmaker are pushing to make that […]

CBS 2–03/22/2011

Chicago Public Schools

Renewed Call Issued For Elected School Board

A renewed call has been issued for a school board that would be elected in Chicago instead of appointed by the mayor.

WBBM Newsradio–02/17/2011

UIC

UIC Researcher Gets $730K Grant To Study LGBT Bullying

A researcher at the University of Illinois at Chicago has received a $730,000 grant for a four-year study of adolescents’ reasoning about bullying due to gender and sexuality.

12/18/2010

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UIC Settles Malpractice Suit For $16.2M

A Melrose Park man has settled his medical malpractice lawsuit against the University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center for $16.2 million.

11/19/2010

Illinois State Senator, Rev. James Meeks (D-Chicago)

Meeks Announces Run For Chicago Mayor

Illinois state Sen. James Meeks says he’s running for mayor of Chicago.

11/14/2010

National Children's Study

Pregnant Women Sought For Huge Children’s Health Study

A study is examining how social and physical environments interact with genetics to affect kids’ health.

11/10/2010

UIC Medical Center

UIC Gets $12 Million For New Community Clinic

The University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center is the recipient of a $12 million federal grant for a new state-of-the-art community health facility.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2010

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