News Archive

  • Working together for healthier families

    Working with the community, AHS occupational therapists and nutritionists bring healthy lifestyles to Latino youth with disabilities.

  • Teaching excellence

    2016 Award for Excellence in Teaching recipient Elizabeth Peterson believes that context, not just content, matters.

  • Joy Hammel selected as a 2016 University Scholar

  • Empowering women with disabilities

    Turning research into community action: that’s the story behind ScreenABLE Saturday, a wellness fair for women with disabilities.

  • Team training

    Students team up to serve Chicago's Chinese-American community.

  • Talking the walk

    Yolanda Suarez-Balcazar wants Chicago to be a city of walkable neighborhoods.

  • Working together to improve healthcare for older adults

    Elizabeth Peterson and team awarded $2.5 million grant to develop modules that improve care for older adults.

  • Briana Bonner and Winifred Scott standing in front of a bright pink background

    Reflection

    An alumna, donor and former department head recalls her many roles at AHS in conversation with a current student not so different from herself