University News Archive

  • A ‘Billion Dollar’ Purpose: Illinois Tech Announces $1 Billion Campaign to Fuel Chicago’s Tech Rise

    A ‘Billion Dollar’ Purpose: Illinois Tech Announces $1 Billion Campaign to Fuel Chicago’s Tech Rise

    Illinois Institute of Technology announced, on September 27, 2022, a historic $1 billion fundraising campaign to further Illinois Tech’s founding mission to uplift people from all backgrounds with a technology- and professional-oriented education that will help meet the needs of the age. The campaign, Power the Difference: Our Campaign for Illinois Tech, is focused on making Illinois Tech’s long-term strategic plan a reality by helping the university grow its student body; invest in faculty, facilities, and educational programs; develop and deliver new, world-leading research programs; and serve as the premier technology-focused university in Chicago.

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  • Hispanic Heritage Month Speaker: Carlos Andrés Gómez

    Hispanic Heritage Month Speaker: Carlos Andrés Gómez

    The Office of Campus Life is excited to host Carlos Andrés Gómez on campus for Hispanic Heritage Month 2022! Carlos Andrés Gómez is a Colombian American poet, speaker, actor, and equity and inclusion strategist from New York City. Join us on Thursday, October 13 at 12:30 p.m. in the Pritzker Club (MTCC).

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  • Midterm Course Evaluation Survey to Launch on Monday, September 26

    Midterm Course Evaluation Survey to Launch on Monday, September 26

    The Fall 2022 Midterm Course Evaluation Survey will open on Monday, September 26 and will remain open through Sunday, October 9. Instructors are asked to talk to their students about the survey and let them know that you value their feedback. Students can access the survey via a link in the email they will receive from the Center for Learning Innovation (CLI) or starting Monday, via a link found in the Tools area of Blackboard. Students are encouraged to take a few minutes to evaluate each of their courses.

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  • Become a part of Campus Judicial Board!

    Become a part of Campus Judicial Board!

    Calling all students! The Office of Community Standards is looking for students, staff and faculty to participate in the Campus Judicial Board for the Academic Year. The Campus Judicial Board is comprised entirely of members of the Illinois Tech community. The board meets on a regular basis to adjudicate student high level disciplinary cases regarding alleged violations of the Illinois Tech Code of Conduct and is advised by the Student Affairs Cares Team.

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  • Pocket Constitutions Available at Galvin Library’s Circulation Desk September 19-23

    Pocket Constitutions Available at Galvin Library’s Circulation Desk September 19-23

    September 17th is federally recognized as "Constitution Day and Citizenship Day". In celebration, Pocket Constitutions will be available to the first 20 individuals who request one at the front Circulation Desk of the Paul V. Galvin Library on each weekday of the following week, Monday, September 19th through Friday, September 23rd.

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  • Campus Safety Awareness Week: September 26-30

    Campus Safety Awareness Week: September 26-30

    IIT Student Government Association, in partnership with IIT Public Safety and other campus safety and security partners, present Campus Safety Awareness Week! Join us on Tuesday the 27th for our Safety Resource Fair at MTCC, featuring safety info from the Chicago Police and Fire Departments, Student Health and Wellness, OTS, Public Safety and others!

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  • Upcoming Phase 2 Deployment of Access Illinois Tech – September 23, 2022

    Upcoming Phase 2 Deployment of Access Illinois Tech – September 23, 2022

    The Office of Technology Services (OTS) is approaching Phase 2 of deploying Illinois Tech’s identity and access management (IAM) solution, Access Illinois Tech, powered by Okta. Access Illinois Tech will serve as a secure gateway to accessing all of our university applications over time. This is a significant step toward keeping the university’s data and your information safe. Activate your Access Illinois Tech before September 23 to continue access to email and applications!

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  • Parking Impact for Federal Street Resurfacing: September 7 – 9

    Parking Impact for Federal Street Resurfacing: September 7 – 9

    ComEd will conclude their ongoing electrical infrastructure work along Federal Street with pavement resurfacing. This work is scheduled to take place Wednesday, September 7 – Friday, September 9. Please note the affected areas and plan your commute accordingly.

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  • You’re Invited: Conviser Law Center Dedication

    You’re Invited: Conviser Law Center Dedication

    Join fellow alumni, faculty, students, and guests for a ceremony to celebrate the renaming of the law school building (565 West Adams Street) in recognition of Professor Richard J. Conviser's dedication and service to Chicago-Kent and the legal community Thursday, September 29 from 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. Light refreshments to follow the dedication program.

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  • Free entry to IMTS 2022, Sept 12-17 – See high tech in action!

    Free entry to IMTS 2022, Sept 12-17 – See high tech in action!

    Calling all students and faculty! IMTS 2022 (the International Manufacturing Technology Show, www.imts.com) is the largest trade show in the western hemisphere, and it's taking place one mile away from Illinois Tech's Mies Campus at the McCormick Place Convention Center, September 12-17. Attendance is FREE for students and educators who register through the IMTS Smartforce Student Summit at www.imts.com/smartforce

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