Chancellor Communications

Campus Message 09.12.17

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students, As UIC places a new emphasis on connecting to and engaging with our alumni, we are pleased to announce that Caryn Schultz Korman has been named the Executive…

Campus Message 09.05.17

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: The federal government’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program in the next six months is very disappointing and troubling. The availability of legal…

Campus Message 08.29.17

Dear Colleagues, I write to announce the appointment of Dr. Robert Barish, Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs, as the Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the University of Illinois Hospital and Clinics, effective…

Campus Message 08.28.17

Dear Students, Faculty, and Staff, As a new academic year begins, I want to welcome everyone to campus after what I hope was a safe and enjoyable summer. There is a sense of…

Campus Message 08.17.17

Over the weekend, we watched with sadness and outrage as the events in Charlottesville unfolded and were broadcast on the news. We join our colleagues here on campus, in the University of Illinois…

Campus Message 07.20.17

Dear Faculty and Staff, Earlier this month, I shared with you the news that a new state budget was approved for the first time in over two years. We remain extremely grateful for…

Campus Message 07.18.17

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students, I am pleased to announce that I have named Garrett Klassy UIC Director of Athletics designate, pending final approval by the University of Illinois Board of Trustees. Garrett…

Campus Message 07.12.17

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff: Earlier this year, the UIC Master Plan Advisory Committee provided recommendations — “Envisioning Our Future: 2017-2027” — to improve UIC facilities and grounds over the next decade. Our…

Campus Message 07.06.17

Dear Faculty, Staff, and Students, Today’s legislative action to pass a balanced budget for the state is a great step forward for higher education in Illinois and for UIC. I am relieved and…

Campus Message 07.05.17

Dear Faculty, Staff, and Students, We are monitoring and closely evaluating the budget decisions in Springfield. As I write, the Illinois House of Representatives is tentatively scheduled to take up the Governor’s veto…