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UIC Earns National ‘Green Ribbon’ Award For Commitment To Sustainability

The university was recognized for reducing energy use by 26 percent since 2008.

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He Made It To Cirque Du Soleil — And Returned To His Chicago Arts School To Teach And Honor His Roots

"I'm sharing a bit of what I left Chicago to do," said Chicago Academy of the Arts grad Kevin Beverley, who will be perform with Cirque du Soleil at Soldier Field this spring.