Monthly archives: June, 2015

Campus Message 06.25.15

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff,

The deadline for CAPE nominations and all supporting credentials has been extended to noon on July 2. Read more…


Campus Message 06.22.15

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff,

The Chancellor’s Academic Professional Excellence (CAPE) Award, established in 1988, recognizes the demonstrated excellence of academic professional staff and affirms our high regard for the contributions of these important members of our academic community. This year, six academic professionals will receive the CAPE Award, which provides a $1,000 permanent increase to the honoree’s salary and a $2,000 one-time cash award. Read more…


Campus message 06.19.15

Dear Colleagues,

It is with regret that I write to announce that Robert Crouch, Assistant Vice President for Human Resources, will leave UIC on August 15 for another career opportunity, following nearly four years in the position. Read more…


Falcon chicks meet their namesakes at banding

Bob and Cheryl flap their wings on University Hall’s 28th floor ledge, getting ready to fly. But the Easters have already left the nest.

The two peregrine falcon chicks born on a 28th-floor ledge of University Hall this spring have been named for newly retired University of Illinois President Bob Easter and his wife, Cheryl. The honor was bestowed to recognize Easter’s 40 years of service to the university. Read more…


University leaders look to the future

On his second day as University of Illinois president May 19, Timothy Killeen and the chancellors of the three campuses — UIC Chancellor Michael Amiridis, Urbana-Champaign Chancellor Phyllis Wise and Springfield Chancellor Susan Koch — held a town hall to answer questions from students, faculty and staff about the university’s future. The video and transcript are available here.