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The UIC Reading Clinic strengthens Black males in developing their own sense of power over their life choices through literacy and writing.

The UIC Reading Clinic strengthens Black males in developing their own sense of power over their life choices through literacy and writing.

The UIC Reading Clinic strengthens Black males in developing their own sense of power over their life choices through literacy and writing.

The UIC Reading Clinic strengthens Black males in developing their own sense of power over their life choices through literacy and writing.

The UIC Reading Clinic strengthens Black males in developing their own sense of power over their life choices through literacy and writing.

The UIC Reading Clinic strengthens Black males in developing their own sense of power over their life choices through literacy and writing.

November 28, 2017 — The College's Rebecca Woodard argues that leveraging student cultural capital in literacy, like valuing speaking equally with reading, boosts literacy outcomes across subjects.

November 9, 2017 — Alumna Gina Caneva wrote an op-ed in The Education Post, on "The Story You Haven’t Heard About Why They’re Banning 'To Kill a Mockingbird'" in Mississippi schools.

November 9, 2017 — Alumna and current doctoral student Hannah Natividad is using embodied performance, using body movement and the arts, to make science learning both fun and meaningful to students.

October 26, 2017 — PhD Policy Studies in Urban Education student Laura Ramírez is researching how mothers of immigrant families in the United States are politically advocating for their children.

October 19, 2017 — Through a grant from the UIC Institute for Policy and Civic Engagement, professor Dalal Katsiaficas and students are exploring civic engagement on for immigrant-origin students at UIC.

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