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Nancy Harvey, executive director of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies

IES Director Helps Launch Haitian Health Program

Nancy Harvey of the Institute for Entrepreneurial Studies and Janet Lin in emergency medicine partnered on a disaster preparedness program that won a 2015 Seed Grant from the UIC Center for Global Health. Their work was recently profiled in a UIC New

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The State Line on Debt

How do Chapter 9 policies in different states affect municipal borrowing costs? Professor Dermot Murphy recently visited the Brookings Institution to discuss the effects of sharing risk between state and local governments.

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Business Students Win Scholarships from OVCSA

Four UIC Business students were recently awarded a total of $8200 in scholarships sponsored by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Students Affairs.

Professor Robert Liden

Up Close on Personnel with Robert Liden

Professor Robert Liden was a recent guest on the Up Close podcast at the University of Melbourne, where he discussed servant leadership and the challenges of command and control management.

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Clean Slate App Wins Startup Challenge

Rachel Harsley’s Clean Slate Messenger, an instant messaging app with a fully erasable chat log, took first prize at UIC’s 2016 Startup Challenge.

Quoc Nguyen, Assistant Professor of Finance

The Bad Weather Behind Unionization

Why do seven states account for roughly half of the nation’s union members? Recent research by UIC’s Quoc Nguyen chalks it up to the worst weather of the 20th century.

UIC's Douglas Hall

Liautaud's Part-Time MBA Rises in the Rankings

UIC Liautaud’s part-time MBA program was ranked #78 by U.S. News & World Report’s 2017 Graduate School Rankings, a jump of more than 30 spots since the 2016 rankings.

Lan Nguyen Chaplin, Associate Professor of Marketing

Lan Nguyen Chaplin on Children in Market Mode

Professor Lan Chaplin's recent publication in Psychological Science explores the influence of money on children's market-oriented and communal behaviors.

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Alumnus Awarded Future Founders Fellowship

Paul Callejas, BS ’15, is one of 18 young entrepreneurs recently awarded a 2016 Future Founders Fellowship. Callejas, who founded the startup GPS Campus, will participate in training, mentoring and development opportunities as part of the fellowship,

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Dermot Murphy and the Tarnish on HFT

High frequency trading has been the object of much criticism in the last few years. But are high frequency traders really the bad actors they’re made out to be? UIC Business’ Dermot Murphy and Northwestern’s Robert Korajczyk find reason to question H