University News Archive

  • Illinois Tech Hosting 2nd Illinois CS Opportunity Fair December 10 for High Schoolers

    Illinois Tech Hosting 2nd Illinois CS Opportunity Fair December 10 for High Schoolers

    Do you know a high school student who is interested in studying computer science or learning more about Chicago’s dynamic tech community? Join DPI and 15+ partners for the 2nd Illinois CS Opportunity Fair at the McCormick Tribune Campus Center!

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  • ATM to Be Removed from McCormick Tribune Campus Center before Start of Spring Semester

    ATM to Be Removed from McCormick Tribune Campus Center before Start of Spring Semester

    The university has decided to remove the ATM from the McCormick Tribune Campus Center (MTCC). The ATM is scheduled to be removed prior to the start of the spring semester, which is January 9, 2023.

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  • Concerned about a Student? Submit a Care Referral.

    Concerned about a Student? Submit a Care Referral.

    The Care Referral supports the Illinois Tech community in making a referral to the Cares team within the Office of the Vice Provost for Student Affairs & Dean of Students. If you have a concern about a student or situation but are unsure how to respond or who to contact, please complete a Care Referral.

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  • Announcing the 2022 Grainger Computing Innovation Prize Winners

    Announcing the 2022 Grainger Computing Innovation Prize Winners

    The second annual Grainger Computing Innovation Prize was awarded to a team of Illinois Tech student innovators for their invention of a cross-compatible, simple-to-use stablecoin payment solution to solve the financial access gap for millions of Mexico’s unbanked. The winning team, named StarPay, was announced as the $15,000 first prize winner in a finals event judged live by a panel of Chicago’s technology experts.

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  • Provost Search Student Forum Tomorrow

    Provost Search Student Forum Tomorrow

    The Provost Search Committee is now at the stage of holding listening sessions for the Illinois Tech community. This session will ensure that the search process is guided by the collective wisdom and insight of our community. The student listening session and forum will be held tomorrow, November 30, from 2–3 p.m. online. You are encouraged to attend this student forum to contribute your valuable input to this process.

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  • 2022 Year-End Charitable Giving Reminders

    2022 Year-End Charitable Giving Reminders

    A reminder to faculty, staff, students, and families who donate to Illinois Institute of Technology: If you have any questions about giving or receiving donations, please contact giftadmin@iit.edu for assistance. Checks MUST be postmarked by December 31, 2022 in order to be tax deductible in 2022.

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  • Illinois Institute of Technology Land Acknowledgement

    Illinois Institute of Technology Land Acknowledgement

    As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, it is time to pause and reflect on the many gifts that we have been afforded. Although our university’s contemporary history began in 1940 with the merger of Armour Institute and Lewis Institute, Illinois Tech has recently embarked on a journey of reflecting further on our shared past. Illinois Tech invites you to join us in this journey of exploring our collective past to learn from it and better inform our futures. The Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee has developed our university's Land Acknowledgement statement to honor the contributions of Indigenous peoples past and present.

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  • Submit Your Nominations for Commencement Speaker, Who Will Receive Honorary Degree, by December 2

    Submit Your Nominations for Commencement Speaker, Who Will Receive Honorary Degree, by December 2

    The Office of the Provost is now accepting nominations for the recipient of an honorary degree that will be presented at Commencement in May 2023. The recipient will also speak at the Commencement ceremony.

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  • MMAE Hall of Fame Unveiling: Lois Graham – November 18

    MMAE Hall of Fame Unveiling: Lois Graham – November 18

    The Department of Mechanical, Materials, and Aerospace Engineering presents a photo unveiling of a new inductee to the MMAE Hall of Fame, Lois Graham (M.S. ME ’49, Ph.D. ME ’59) on November 18 from 2:00 p.m. in the Rettaliata, Second Floor Atrium. The event is preceded by the Nagib and Kalpakjian Annual Lecture on Turbulence and will be followed by a reception.

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  • Bring your E-Waste for America Recycles Day

    Bring your E-Waste for America Recycles Day

    Bring your E-Waste on November 15, 2022, for America Recycles Day! This event is a collaboration between the Office of Campus Energy and Sustainability and the Work Life and Engagement Committee to launch the first day of America Recycles Day, November 15, 2022, beginning at 11 am. America Recycles, also known as National Recycle Day, is a nationally-recognized day that celebrates and promotes recycling in the U.S. The Office of Campus Energy and Sustainability will collect e-waste from November 15 – 22. There are four available drop-off locations available on campus. Please drop off all your e-waste listed below at the locations provided.

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