IIT Magazine Archive

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    Spring Edition of IIT Magazine Now Available Online

    IIT researchers advance their disciplines, extend the boundaries of knowledge, and help to nurture the prepared minds of the future. You can read about these faculty members who have a passion for discovery in the Spring 2014 issue of IIT Magazine at iit.edu/magazine.

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    IIT Magazine Online Exclusive Slideshow: The Quiet Season

    Winter’s cold lends a hushed and unique beauty to IIT, even as students, faculty, and staff keep busy behind the scenes.

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    Fall Edition of IIT Magazine Now Available Online

    Do you know that James "J. Y." Young of the classic rock band Styx is an IIT Armour College of Engineering alumnus? Or that IIT College of Architecture Associate Professor Frank Flury led a group of students and alumni in a library-building project this summer in Ghana?

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    IIT Magazine Online Exclusive: Chicago–Our Kind of Town

    Doesn't the sight of Chicago's Buckingham Fountain—no matter how many times you may have seen it—bring a smile to your face and a feeling of pride for the great city we call home? The winter 2013 edition of IIT Magazine showcased photos of many Chicago icons as seen through the camera lens of our students. So many great shots were submitted that 10 more photos and a bit about each photographer are featured in the current IIT Magazine online exclusive "Chicago—Our Kind of Town," which can be viewed via the "Full Story" link below. Enjoy!

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    IIT Marketing and Communications Brings Home Four Golden Trumpet Awards

    The IIT Office of Marketing and Communications was honored with four awards at the Publicity Club of Chicago's Golden Trumpet Awards banquet on May 30, 2013. The annual awards honor dis­tin­guished indi­vid­ual achieve­ment in the plan­ning, cre­ativ­ity and exe­cu­tion of pub­lic rela­tions and com­mu­ni­ca­tions ini­tia­tives.

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    IIT Magazine Online Exclusive: A Birder’s Delight

    Each spring and fall, IIT Main Campus bird aficionados flock to an early morning escorted walk that showcases the remarkable variety of feathered creatures that frequent this urban environment. The walk is led by Geoffrey Williamson, professor and interim chair, IIT Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, along with David Baker, vice president of external affairs. This spring's walk was held on May 14.

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    Winter 2013 IIT Magazine Available for Students

    They’re hot off the press! A limited number of copies of the winter 2013 edition of IIT Magazine are available in various Main Campus locations. This issue features photos of Chicago—“Their Kind of Town”—taken by IIT students and articles on citizen-architect Katherine Darnstadt (ARCH ’05), Senator Kwame Raoul (LAW ’93) and record-holding distance-swimmer Ted Erikson (CHE ’52, M.S. CHEM ’59), who still strokes the waters of the Keating Sports Center Pool each week. You can also check out the online version of the magazine by clicking here. Enjoy!

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    IIT Magazine Online Exclusive: X-Cube? X-ceptional!

    What has 52 moving parts, fits in the palm of your hand, and received more than 1.6 million hits on YouTube during the first month that it starred in its own video? Answer: The X-Cube—or the Crossoid, so dubbed by the twisty-puzzle community that has embraced this innovative bundle of brainy 3-D fun designed and fabricated by Dane Christianson, an IIT second-year mechanical engineering student.

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    How Do You See Chicago? We’ll Pay You for Your Photos of Our City

    Got some photos of locations in or around Chicago that you love? Send them to us and we'll pay you for them! The photos do not need to be new and can come from your existing collections.

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    Submit Your Photos of Chicago for Publication in IIT Magazine – Prizes for Each Photo Selected

    What does Chicago mean to you? How do you see Chicago through you own eyes? How do you view IIT in the greater context of Chicago? Maybe you just have some cool photos of Chicago to share.

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