South West to North East Across Campus

South West to North East Across Campus

I prefer to take the train to UIC and walk across campus, I get exercise and experience the fresh cut grass in the morning. I love to be among the first to breathe in and smell mowed grass after the rain the night before.  Late spring on campus is inspiring. It feels...

UIC Greening for Wellbeing

My first visit on campus was November 1997. They were different times on and around East Campus.  Shadows, darkness and angst seemed to be the normal way of things then. Today, 18 1/2 years on the campus has changed. The campus has been beautified with fresh planting...
Image of Research: We Went Deep!

Image of Research: We Went Deep!

Our Experience: Jenny Hendler & Lindsey Miossi This photo perfectly describes our research experience with the Kilmacud Crokes Gaelic football team. From the first day we went to their practice at the home pitch, it was all smiles and laughs. We were both nervous...
A Community Service Project To Remember

A Community Service Project To Remember

A month ago I wrote the first post about the opportunity we had to work with the Piranha Triathlon Club (PTC). Since that time, so much has happened! Assisted by Arin Weidner and helped by Liz Torres we succeeded in providing feedback to 100 club members who responded...