by Astrida Orle Tantillo
Celebrating our accomplishments and looking forward to an exhilarating year at LAS.
by Micki Leventhal
LAS has launched several new initiatives geared to increase student academic success. Senior Associate Dean Mannie Pollack discusses the details.
The Inter-University Program for Latino Research now calls LAS home. Nena Torres talks about her plans to take IUPLR to the next level.
Chemistry Professor Donald Wink grounds his efforts to improve teaching and learning in chemistry in deep study of the philosophy of education.
Professor Robert Kaestner focuses his expertise on health care. He hopes his economist’s “hard head” can help improve public policy.
English alumna Anne Marie Saviano is a news writer for WGN and a name in Chicago’s sketch comedy scene. She thinks you should laugh more, seriously.
Math whiz Danielle Leibowitz envisions a future in public education. For the present, she is making the most of her role as a student leader.
by Rebecca Lind
Associate Dean Rebecca Lind tells all about the opportunities both students and faculty can find through the LAS Undergraduate Research Initiative.
by Katie O’Donoghue
O’Donoghue, a psychology alumna, discusses her Peace Corp service on behalf of women and girls in the villages of Cameroon. Plus slide show!
Book awards and reviews, grants and honors.
Meet the new crop of Institute Fellows who are working on research and scholarship across the liberal arts and sciences.
Save the date for these mind-expanding—and free—lectures by LAS faculty and guests.
A liberal arts and sciences education is the best foundation for a bright future. When you give to LAS you participate in opening minds and opening doors, helping students to achieve their goals and reach their potential.
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences 601 South Morgan Street (MC 228) Chicago, Illinois 60607
Tel: (312) 413-2500 | Fax: (312) 413-2511 Copyright © 2013 The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois.
All rights reserved. Complete credits.