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Jillian Aurisano and Michael Lewis, computer science graduate students in the CAVE2™. CAVE2™ is the next-generation large-scale virtual-reality environment created in the Electronic Visualization Laboratory at UIC.
Physiology Laboratory at UIC
Graduate students Carlos Madrigal (MD) and Tammy Tamayo (MD/PhD) work with Dr. Jesus Garcia-Martinez in his lab in the Physiology Department. At UIC, graduate students have unsurpassed research opportunities across a wide spectrum of disciplines.
The UIC Graduate College organizes special events and workshops in addition to offering fellowships and providing administrative and other support services to graduate students. This photo is from a Graduate College excursion to the Field Museum.
"Of Ice and Men" by Hilary Dugan, Earth & Environmental Sciences
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Of Ice and Men" by Hilary Dugan, Earth & Environmental Sciences won first place in the 2014 competition. The exhibit is on display now in the UIC libraries.
"Butterfly in the Spine" by Xiaoyu Hu, Biopharmaceutical Sciences
The Image of Research is an annual exhibit competition to showcase graduate research at UIC. "Butterfly in the Spine" by Xiaoyu Hu, Biopharmaceutical Sciences, won second place in the 2014 competition. The exhibit is on display now in the UIC libraries.
The Graduate College participates in the Illinois African American and Latino Higher Education Alliance Dialogue and Research Forum to showcase the scholarly work of underrepresented students from Illinois.

Education News

Posted: Dec 15, 2014

Joseph Barber reviews websites and databases that can help the Ph.D. or postdoc doing a job search.

Posted: Dec 12, 2014

About to interview for an academic position? Elizabeth Simmons suggests how to ask questions that convey your enthusiasm and readiness for the...

Posted: Dec 10, 2014

Nate Kreuter seeks more productivity by making better use of those groups of minutes between major tasks.

Posted: Nov 24, 2014

What do you do after making the difficult decision to seek a non-academic career? Maggie Gover outlines some first steps.
 

Diversity Matters

Diversity Matters
The University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) is among the most diverse public research universities in the U.S. The Graduate College, through the Office of Recruitment and Diversity, furthers UIC’s commitment to increasing social and cultural diversity that deepens the academic pursuits of our graduate students and faculty. Our programs and initiatives emphasize the recruitment, retention, and success of underrepresented-minority graduate students, especially at the PhD level.

Fellowships & Awards

Venus flytrap in the Green Swamp of Supply, North Carolina. Photograph taken by Courtney Prokopas as part of her 2014 ICAH project in collaboration with Lori Felker, "Venus from Flames: Prescribed Burns and their Role in Preserving Venus Flytraps."
Posted: Jan 13, 2015
Venus flytrap in the Green Swamp of Supply, North Carolina. Photograph taken by Courtney Prokopas as part of her 2014 ICAH project in collaboration...
Posted: Dec 01, 2014
Congratulations to the recipients of the Outstanding Thesis Award
Posted: Nov 17, 2014
Congratulations to the recipients of the 2014 Chancellor's Award
Posted: Nov 17, 2014
Congratulations to the recipients of the Fall 2014 Provost & Deiss Award

Announcements & Updates

Funding
Posted: Jan 29, 2014

FAQs on taxation of Graduate Assistantship Tuition Waivers may be...

Funding
Posted: Jan 29, 2014

The Graduate College has established an Emergency Grant to...