How Has The Pandemic Affected Violent Crime On The CTA? It's Hard To Say For SureA gruesome crime at a Chicago Transit Authority station got us wondering – what has happened to violence on public transportation during the coronavirus pandemic?
Food Insecurity Is An Issue For Many College Students, And UIC Pop-Up Pantry Has Stepped In To HelpThe report Hunger on Campus found up to half of U.S. college students report food insecurity. The University of Illinois at Chicago is tackling the problem head-on with a pop-up food pantry for students.
Medical Record Mistake: Error At UIC Pain Clinic Leaves Woman Wrongly Labeled As Cocaine UserWhen Bianca Anderson submitted her disability benefits for her annual review, she got a call from an agent about a change to her medical records regarding illicit drug use.
UIC Wraps Up Oral History Project On Former Chicago Mayor Richard M. DaleyUniversity of Illinois at Chicago officials have wrapped up a two-year oral history project chronicling the leadership of former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley.
UIC Prepares To Begin Phase III Trial Of Moderna Coronavirus VaccineA key to ending the coronavirus pandemic is to create an effective vaccine and give it to as many people as possible.
Promising Results In Phase 1 Study Of Possible COVID-19 Vaccine From Moderna; Phase 3 Soon To Go Ahead At UICPromising results were announced Tuesday for a possible COVID-19 vaccine with ties to Chicago.
COVID-19 Vaccine Trial At UIC Delayed Until The End Of JulyA researcher for the Moderna vaccine says the testing at the University of Illinois at Chicago won't start until the end of the month at the earliest.
A Different, But Still Powerful Graduation Experience For UIC, UIUC Students Amid COVID-19 PandemicIt wasn’t the graduation day many college seniors dreamed of, but on Saturday, millions of students across the country were brought together in a much different way.
Chicago Researchers Excited About Encouraging Results For Antiviral Remdesivir In Treating COVID-19There is new hope in the fight against the coronavirus.
Mayor Lori Lightfoot Hosts Summit, Kicking Off Bid To End Poverty In A Generation; 'We Must Start Now'Lightfoot said we can’t ignore the stark reality that too many Chicagoans worry about simply putting food on their table, keeping their homes warm in winter, or losing what little they have.
University Of Illinois Increasing Tuition For Incoming Students Next FallThe University of Illinois is raising tuition for in-state freshman for the first time since 2014.
Good Samaritan Rushes Into Action As Woman Is Attacked Near UIC CampusFrank Derango heard the screams of a woman being attacked just blocks from the University of Illinois at Chicago campus – and ran outside barefoot to stop it.
Woman Attacked, Robbed Not Far From UIC CampusA 22-year-old woman was robbed in broad daylight Monday on the Near West Side, near the campus of the University of Illinois at Chicago.
UIC Murder Victim Ruth George Remembered On Thanksgiving DayFive days after she was killed at random on the University of Illinois at Chicago campus, Chicagoans were remembering 19-year-old Ruth George this Thanksgiving.
Authorities: Student Found Dead In UIC Garage Was Strangled; Person In CustodyA 19-year-old student who was found dead in her car in a University of Illinois at Chicago parking garage this weekend is was strangled and her death was a homicide, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner's office.