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Student Research at UIS

Star Scholars

A blog highlighting research and scholarly activities of faculty, staff and students at UIS

  • Professor Larry Shiner and the Fear of Smell

    Larry Shiner, Emeritus Professor of Philosophy, History, Visual Arts, will be presenting his latest research on Contemporary Olfactory Arts at the Illinois State Museum Research & Collections Center on Wed, Jan. 17, 2018, at noon.  More details of the event can be found on their Facebook page. The talk will feature excerpts from the latest book … Continue reading "Professor Larry Shiner and the Fear of Smell"

  • Professor Brian Chen and Food Insecurity

    ‘Tis the season of giving, and many of us think about those less fortunate, perhaps donating to a food pantry. But Dr. Cheng-Chia “Brian” Chen studies food pantries throughout the year. He is an assistant professor in the Department of Public Health at UIS. His research topic, “Nutritional Epidemiology Research in Food Insecurity and Hunger,” has … Continue reading "Professor Brian Chen and Food Insecurity"

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