News Archive

  • Urban garden shows students big picture

    When preparing dishes in class, nutrition students can point to their shared backyard on Taylor Street, which houses one of the college’s new and most important "classrooms"

  • Mark Grabiner honored with Borelli Award

    The Borelli Award is the American Society of Biomechanics' highest honor, which recognizes outstanding career accomplishment and exemplary research in biomechanics

  • Leading lady

    Kelly Tappenden new head of the Department of Kinesiology and Nutrition

  • Healthy habits

    Alumna Rhonda Atallah helps adolescent Muslim girls find empowerment through health and exercise

  • Launching a legacy

    Professor emerita gives back to the department she helped put on the map

  • Undergrads focus work on Latina breast cancer survivors

    Cantoral worked on two projects to improve Latina women’s breast cancer outcomes

  • Can you fast while dieting?

    Alternate-day fasting diets are just as effective as diets that restrict calories every day, Krista Varady and fellow researchers report

  • John Coumbe-Lilley aims to build relationships across campus

    As UIC’s faculty athletic representative, John Coumbe-Lilley provides oversight to ensure the academic integrity of intercollegiate athletics and enhances the student-athlete experience