Saona invited as Purdue NW CHESS Distinguished Speaker

Margarita Saona, Professor and Head of the Department of Hispanic and Italian Studies, has been invited by Purdue University Northwest to give a talk as part of their CHESS (College of Humanities, Education…

Ibish & Myers stand at a podium in the Humanities Institute

Jewish Studies hosts Ibish and Myers

The Jewish Studies program recently hosted Hussein Ibish (senior resident scholar at the Arab Gulf State Institute in Washington and weekly columnist for Bloomberg Opinion and The National [UAE]) and David Myers (Sady and Ludwig…

Kim Potowski named Linguistic Diversity Faculty Fellow

Kim Potowski, Professor of Hispanic Linguistics, has been named Linguistic Diversity Faculty Fellow in the Office of the Vice Provost for Diversity. Kim is globally recognized as one of the leading experts on…

Korean program receives contribution

The Korean language program has received a contribution of $22,000 from The Mediheal Scholarship Foundation to support Korean instruction at UIC.

Luis López receives scholarship from Dutch Research Council

Luis López, Professor of Hispanic Linguistics and director of the Bilingualism Research Laboratory, has received a scholarship from the Dutch Research Council to do research in Leiden as a Visiting Scholar next Spring.