Awards

Emily Hallgren receives research grant from Midwest Sociological Society

Congratulations to Emily Hallgren, PhD candidate, for receiving a research grant from the Midwest Sociological Society Scholarship Development Committee for her dissertation, “Surviving Cancer In Rural America: Work, Family, and Financial Disruptions and Rearrangements.”  

Takeia Johnson wins the Provost's Graduate Internship Award

Congratulations to Takeia Johnson, PhD student, for winning the Provost’s Graduate Internship Award! The award provides summer funding for students to seek novel opportunities outside of traditional academe. Takeia will intern this summer…

Amanda Stewart receives the Diversity Travel Award

Congratulations to Amanda Stewart, PhD candidate, for winning the Spring 2018 President’s Research in Diversity Travel Award. Only ten awards are offered biannually to students throughout the University of Illinois system.

Michael De Anda Muñiz wins Abraham Lincoln Fellowship

Congratulations to Michael De Anda Muñiz, PhD candidate, for winning the Abraham Lincoln Fellowship (Retention Award)! The fellowship is awarded by UIC’s Graduate College and provides one year of financial support. 

Claire Decoteau wins the UIC Graduate College Mentoring Award

We are so proud to announce that Claire Decoteau, associate professor and Director of Graduate Studies, has won the UIC Graduate College Mentoring Award (a university-wide award)!   In addition to being an outstanding…