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 Illinois Institute of Technology Names Two Architects With Chicago Ties For Planned Innovation Institute
Chicago, March 7, 2014 — Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel joined Illinois Tech President John L. Anderson today to announce that John Ronan Architects and Shepley Bulfinch will design the planned Ed Kaplan Family Institute for Innovation and Tech Entrepren…
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 Illinois Institute of Technology Provost Alan Cramb Elected to National Academy of Engineering
Chicago, Feb. 10, 2014 — Alan Cramb, Provost and Senior Vice President for Academic Affairs at Illinois Institute of Technology, has recently been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE). He is one of 67 new members and 11 foreign associ…
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 Illinois Institute of Technology Works To Develop Artificial Pancreas Systems For Use During and After Exercise
Chicago, Dec. 3, 2013 — The Illinois Institute of Technology, in collaboration with the University of Chicago, University of Illinois at Chicago, and Toronto-based York University, has received a $2.48 million grant from the National Institutes of H…
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 Illinois Institute of Technology Duchossois Leadership Professor of Physics Carlo Uberto Segre has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
Chicago, Nov. 25, 2013 — Carlo Uberto Segre, Duchossois Leadership Professor of Physics at Illinois Institute of Technology, has been named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Election as a AAAS Fellow is an ho…
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 CTBUH Affirms One World Trade Center Height
Chicago, Nov. 12, 2013 — The Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH) convened its Height Committee on November 8th in Chicago to evaluate its criteria for determining the official height of buildings, and to rule on the official height of…
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 Do the Humanities and Social Sciences Matter in Today’s Society?
Chicago, Nov. 11, 2013 — A discussion of the role the humanities and social sciences can and should play in preparing Americans to be productive citizens and global leaders will take place on the Main Campus of Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) …
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 IIT Stuart School of Business Ranked #22 Globally for Sustainability in Net Impact Guide
Chicago, Aug. 19, 2013 — IIT Stuart School of Business is featured among more than 100 business schools at the forefront of social and environmental innovation in the 2013 edition of Business as UNusual: The Student Guide to Graduate Programs, releas…
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 Advanced Test Reactor National Scientific User Facility names scientific director
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho, Aug. 14, 2013 — Idaho National Laboratory has selected Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) associate professor of physics, Jeff Terry, as scientific director of the Advanced Test Reactor National Scientific User Facility (ATR NSUF). ATR …
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 Ashfaq Khokhar has been appointed chair of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, effective August 16, 2013.
Chicago, July 23, 2013 — Ashfaq Khokhar joins Illinois Institute of Technology from the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), where he is a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the Department of Computer Science, and…
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 50-year-old assumptions about strength muscled aside
Chicago, July 12, 2013 — Doctors have a new way of thinking about how to treat heart and skeletal muscle diseases. Body builders have a new way of thinking about how they maximize their power. Both owe their new insight to high-energy X-rays, a moth …
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 IIT Stuart MS Finance Ranked Among Top Global Programs by Financial Times
Chicago, June 24, 2013 — IIT Stuart School of Business has ranked among the world's best programs in the 2013 global ranking of pre-experience master's programs in finance, published today by Financial Times. IIT Stuart's Master of Science in Finance…
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 Illinois Institute of Technology Licenses Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Patent Estate to DeNovX, LLC
Chicago, June 5, 2013 — Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) and DeNovX, LLC, an Illinois-based life sciences company, are pleased to announce that DeNovX has licensed from IIT five issued patents providing improved processing methods for pharmace…
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 IIT wins EPA Campus RainWorks Challenge
Chicago, April 23, 2013 — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency today announced that Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) won first prize among small institutions in the agency’s first Campus RainWorks Challenge. EPA created the challenge to insp…
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 Go Green to Make Green: New IIT Study Shows Investing in Environmentally Friendly Companies Pays Off
Chicago, March 28, 2013 — Going green is as good for your investments as it is for the Earth, suggests new research from Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT). Stock portfolios representing environmentally friendly companies significantly outperform…
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 Andrés Garza Named Executive Director of Illinois Institute of Technology Career Management Center
Chicago, March 8, 2013 — Andrés Garza has been named as executive director of the Career Management Center (CMC) at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT), Vice Provost for Research Dennis Roberson announced this week. Garza will be responsible for …
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 IIT Stuart School of Business Maintains Prestigious AACSB International Business Accreditation
Chicago, March 6, 2013 — The Stuart School of Business at Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This prestigious accreditatio…
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 Illinois Institute of Technology Dedicates Potter’s Alley in McCormick Tribune Campus Center in Honor of Dr. Robert J. Potter
Chicago, Feb. 8, 2013 — Dr. Robert J. Potter was honored February 8 at the McCormick Tribune Campus Center of the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago, Illinois. Campus officials, friends, family and colleagues of Potter gathered to dedicate …
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 Renowned Artificial Intelligence Pioneer Marvin Minsky Joins Illinois Institute of Technology Metaphor Research Project
Chicago, Dec. 6, 2012 — Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) announced that Marvin Minsky has joined IIT’s Autonomous Dynamic Analysis of Metaphor and Analogy (ADAMA) Project, working on developing new methods for understanding metaphors in multip…
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 IIT Researchers Discover Powerful Tumor Suppressor
Chicago, Oct. 11, 2012 — A team of Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) researchers has discovered a powerful tumor suppressor found only in cancer cells, BaxΔ2, suggesting the possibility that the sick cells are generating a previously unknow…
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 Wiel Arets Named Dean of Illinois Institute of Technology College of Architecture
Chicago, Aug. 7, 2012 — Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) Provost Alan Cramb announced today the appointment of Wiel Arets as the new dean of the IIT College of Architecture. Born in the Netherlands, Arets, an internationally acclaimed architec…
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 IIT-Led Higher Education Partnership Promotes Cleaner Production across the Americas
Chicago, Aug. 6, 2012 — Higher Education for Development (HED), with funding support from the United States Department of State’s Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs, announced a three-year higher education partne…
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 Mayor Emanuel, Illinois Institute of Technology Announce Innovation Center
Chicago, July 19, 2012 — Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) President John L. Anderson announced today that IIT is building a 100,000 square-foot Innovation Center at the university’s south side campus. The state-of-the ar…
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 IIT Names Leon Shaw as First Rowe Endowed Chair in Sustainable Energy
Chicago, June 14, 2012 — Illinois Institute of Technology’s Armour College of Engineering is pleased to announce that Leon Shaw will join the university as the Rowe Family Endowed Chair in Sustainable Energy and Professor of Materials Engineering, ef…
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 Illinois Institute of Technology Leading International Project To Automatically Understand Metaphors in Large Volumes of Text
Chicago, May 8, 2012 — Linguistic analysis meets big data – and may change the way we understand each other – in a new software project that will seek to automatically analyze metaphors in different languages from huge quantities of online data. Co…
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 IIT President John L. Anderson Receives National Engineering Award from the American Association of Engineering Societies
Chicago, April 12, 2012 — Illinois Institute of Technology President John L. Anderson will be honored with the National Engineering Award from the American Association of Engineering Societies at the association's 33rd annual banquet and ceremony on M…
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