Stories & Impact

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Stories and Impact

UIC computer science and linguistics major Grace Pnacek in a field of lavender flowers
Chicago Story

Interested in CS? Curious about language? No more need to choose

Picking a college major can be hard. It used to be even harder for people who wanted to study both computer science and linguistics — but thanks to a new program at UIC, that's no longer the case.

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Chicago Story

Maximizing a minor

Choosing the right minor in college can have a major impact on your career. Find out what Ashma Pandya is already doing with her UIC minor in computer science — and how it will support her work down the road.

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Judith Spitz, Founder and Executive Director of Break Through Tech
National Story

Forbes 50 over 50

Judith Spitz, Founder and Executive Director of Break Through Tech, is named a Forbes: Woman over 50 who is leading the way in impact and innovation.

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