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students in classroom looking at computer
Friday, March 16, 2018

The Chicago Tribune posted an article discussing the rise of cryptocurrency classes/content in business program classrooms across Chicago universities. UIC Business Finance Professor, Gib Bassett was interviewed and is quoted about a panel discussion on bitcoin he is planning for his Chicago Exchanges MBA course later this month.

Martin Dimitrov pitches on Shark Tank
Monday, January 29, 2018

Four years ago, then a junior at Wheeling High School, Martin Dimitrov came up with an idea to solve a common problem for an assignment. From there, SnapClips was born. On Sunday, January 28, Martin and SnapClips product were featured and received investment offers on the nationally televised show, Shark Tank.

Watch the episode here.

UIC Business students win PwC Challenge Case Competition
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

On November 2, eight UIC Business student teams competed against teams from Loyola and DePaul University in the CHALLENGE business case analysis competition hosted by PwC, one of the big four international accounting firms. The CHALLENGE case competition was open to freshman and sophomore students, and included 17 teams.

Crain's Guide to Colleges Cover
Wednesday, October 18, 2017

This year’s Crain’s Guide to Colleges features UIC Business programs and staff prominently. Specifically, Assistant Dean for Student Recruitment Alanna O’Connor discusses special programs including the Business Scholars and financial aid.  Karina Gandhi, a sophomore, als

Galvan headshot
Friday, April 28, 2017

UIC Business students presented Abel Galvan with a Silver Circle Award in recognition of outstanding undergraduate teaching.


Startup challenge winners
Friday, April 14, 2017

Ted and Sharon Burdett’s Fourneau Bread Oven won first place at UIC’s 2017 Startup Challenge.

Nguyen headshot
Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Assistant Professor of Finance Quoc Nguyen won the 2016 Hillcrest Behavioral Finance Award for the paper "Lazy Prices,” co-authored with Lauren Cohen and Christopher Malloy of Harvard Business School.

Sauerwald headshot
Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Research by Professor Steve Sauerwald was cited in recent Dutch news about shareholder voting and participatory politics.

Sanchez Robinson profile
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The BeetStrong team, runners-up from last year’s Startup Challenge, were featured in the latest East Meets West edition of UIC news.

Konduru headshot
Monday, February 6, 2017

Abhinaya Konduru has been busy documenting the work of local entrepreneurs in two video series, “Hustlepreneur” and “Learned From Failed Startups.”