The Sisters of Resurrection gifted $4M to Loyola Nursing to support scholarships for underrepresented students pursuing Nursing Bachelors degrees.
Variety listed DePaul University, Columbia College Chicago and Northwestern University as 3 of the top 30 film schools in North America.
UChicago Library receives ~$350,000 grant to digitize Chicago maps through their proposal "Mapping Chicagoland"
Northwestern Engineering student, Ryan Truby, receives Office of Naval Research's Young Investigator Program award, awarded $510,000 over three years to develop new artificial muscles.
UIC's Center for Urban Education Leadership receives a $250,000 grant to assist Chicago Public Schools in strengthening their leadership pipeline.
Chicago Tribune reports on DePaul's enrollment of 100 Ukrainian college students that have been affected by war. The university waived the fees of students to help families and students that have had their college experiences upended by Russian invasion.
Six young faculty members of the University of Illinois at Chicago have been awarded NSF Career Awards totaling $4 million in five year grants. This award is one of the most prestigious given out by the federal government for promising research.
Loyola University Chicago has received a grant of nearly $1 million from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) to help prevent acts of violence and develop a positive climate in Chicago Public Schools.
Rush University is launching a new residency program aimed at curbing health inequities across the West and Southwest sides of Chicago.
Today, City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) announced they have been selected as an education partner for Amazon’s Career Choice program, providing Amazon’s hourly employees access to students pursing an associate degree or certificate in educational pathways.