Break Through Tech, in partnership with University of Illinois Chicago, looks to increase diversity in the tech world by preparing more female and nonbinary students for jobs in the tech sector through academic preparation.
A large multi-institutional collaboration, including Northwestern University, has received $26 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund a new advanced manufacturing research center across 5 years.
OrisDX aims to offer a non-invasive test for detecting oral cancer.
UChicago physicians help create saliva tests to detect cancer earlier. OrisDX aims to offer a non-invasive test for detecting oral cancer.
IDEAL’s $20 million grant comes from the National Science Foundation to accelerate data science innovation.
The Chicagoland Transfer Award provides ten $12,000 scholarships and one full-tuition scholarship to students transferring from Chicago-area community colleges to Columbia.
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.