Spotlights

Welcome to the UIC Campus Latino Resource Guide

CCSL Executive Board 2015-2016 On behalf of the Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Latinos (CCSL), we want to welcome you to the University of Illinois at Chicago. We are delighted to share…

Presencia Michoacana 2016: Culture and Climate Change

Check out the article, “La cultura y el cambio climático” (What’s Culture got to do with Climate Change?) – pages 96 & 97. “Abriendo Fronteras, Uniendo Comunidades” (Opening Borders, Uniting Communities) [PDF]  

Holá Cuba - A 2016 Documentary Film Series

As the United States is making historic changes in its relation to the island nation, 90 miles south of Florida, what do people in the United States know about Cuba, her culture, her…

Mural Tour for the Chancellor

Chancellor Amiridis visited the LCC to experience a tour of the mural “The Awakening of the Americas” and learn about the UIC Heritage Garden, a project of the Centers for Cultural Understanding and Social…

Presencia Michoacana 2016 at the LCC

Today, we had the honor of hosting Dr. Medardo Serna González, Rector (Chancellor) of the Universidad Michoacana de San Nicolás de Hidalgo (UMSNH) of Morelia, Michoacán, México. In the top photo, Dr. González recognizes some plants in…

Take Flight this Summer!

Top Photos: LCC staff and UIC students practicing yoga with Sylvia González at the Gallery. According to a new study, “A weekly routine of yoga and meditation may strengthen thinking skills…” – See…

Welcome Heritage Garden Cohort - Hello Summer 2016

Perfect gardening weather today for our Summer 2016 Interns & Leaders! #UICHeritageGarden The UIC Heritage Garden is a hands-on learning project with an internship program. Student interns work with faculty, staff, and community members…

Bow Tie Tuesdays at UIC!

LCC Student Workers (Left to Right): Jocelyn Munguía, James Esparza, Ian Torres, Lena G. Reynolds, and Alonzo Zamarrón The Reimagining Masculinities Initiative at UIC uses bow ties as a metaphor for masculinity to unpack what it means…