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Office of Public and Government Affairs                    (312) 996-3456 / newstips@uic.edu

Week of Aug. 08, 2016

 
Presidential Polls
 
Contact Brian Flood: (312) 996-7681 / bflood@uic.edu

With the conventions complete and the presidential election three months away, American voters will be inundated with survey results and polling data. Tim Johnson, director of the Survey Research Laboratory in the UIC College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs, is available to sort out the polls, surveys, demographics and resulting data. Johnson, who is also vice president/president-elect for the American Association for Public Opinion Research, can discuss topics, such as: survey measurement, data collection procedures, transparency, and cross-cultural issues in survey research.

 
 
Thru Aug. 11 | Free | Call: (312) 996-9549

Exhibition focuses on the theme of "environment" with fine art photographs, mixed media and paintings. Series marks 25th anniversary of African American Cultural Center at UIC. Open Monday - Thursday, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.; and by appointment. UIC African American Cultural Center Gallery, Room 207, Addams Hall, 830 S. Halsted St.

 
 
11, Thursday | Free | Call: (312) 996-9549

Closing event for exhibition focused on the theme of "environment" with fine art photographs, mixed media and paintings. Series marks 25th anniversary of African American Cultural Center at UIC. 3:30 - 5 p.m. UIC African American Cultural Center Gallery, Room 207, Addams Hall, 830 S. Halsted St.

 
 
Sept. 16 | Free | Call: (312) 996-2445

Event honors the legacy of the late Louise Año Nuevo Kerr, associate professor emeritus of history and former associate vice chancellor of academic affairs, who was known for her research on Mexicans and Mexican American immigration to Chicago. 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. Student Center East, Cardinal Room, 750 S. Halsted St. Space is limited. Advance online registration required.  

 
Gallery 400 hosts: Back to the Future
 
August 10-27 | Free | Call: (312) 996-6114

Back to the Future: Visualizing the Arts at UIC & the Netsch Campus: Materializing the Public at UIC are complementary exhibitions that explore architecture's role in the imagined future and materialized past of the visual and performing arts at UIC, an urban public university. Open all day, August 10-27. Gallery 400, Art and Design Hall. 400 S. Peoria St.. Public reception to be held on August 18 from 5 - 8 p.m.