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November 30, 2020
What's Happening this Month at UIC:
December 1: 2021-2022 LAS Scholarships Application Deadline. See below for more info!

November 30 - December 4
  • Last week of classes for the fall 2020 semester

December 7 - 11:
  • Finals Week: Good luck to all! You can do it.

December 14 - January 10:
  • Winter Break: Enjoy your time off!

January 11:
  • First day of spring 2021 semester
LAS Scholarship Deadline: December 1

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is accepting online applications for a number of scholarships for the 2021-2022 academic year. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, December 1.

To apply, and for more information on available scholarships, eligibility requirements, and necessary application materials, please visit UIC Scholarships and Award Program (SNAP) at Contact with any additional questions.

LAS 110 Thanksgiving Side Dish Poll Winner: Mashed Potatoes
Winter Virtual Activities
Cozy up at home and participate in fun virtual family-friendly Christkindlmarket events until December 31! There are plenty of events for the whole family to participate in, including Cooking Demonstrations, German Courses, Trivia Nights, and Christkind Story Time. 
Chicago's Goodman theatre continue their annual production of A Christmas Carol with a virtual audio play. Hear how Scrooge discovers the true meaning of the season.
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LAS Career Development & LAS Pre-Health Advising Recorded Webinars Available Now
The Health Professions Forum is a series of educational and networking events designed to offer UIC undergraduate students an opportunity to network with professionals in health related fields.

In an effort to widen the perspective of health professions careers with a bachelor’s degree, we invited a number of professionals from diverse specialties and settings such as hospitals, clinics, government, non-profits, business, and more to share paths, perspectives, and best practices. Professionals will also share insights about direct transitions to careers and advanced degrees. Watch all of the recorded webinars from this fall semester:

LAS Diversity Initiative Award Program
The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is pleased to solicit applications for the fourth year of the LAS Diversity Initiative Award Program. LAS Diversity Awards provide resources for initiatives that promote and support meaningful diversity, equity, and inclusion in the College. 

All LAS students are eligible to apply and projects of any kind will be considered. The deadline is February 20, 2021.

For more information and to apply or email LAS Associate Dean Marya Schechtman.
Student Resources
LAS Advising
Questions about your fall 2020 classes? Schedule your appointment or visit your LAS Advisor during online drop-in advising on Tuesdays:

Advising Hours for Appointments (Monday, Wednesday-Friday):
  • 8:30am-4:30pm

Hours for Tuesday drop-ins:
  • 8:15am to 11:30am
  • 12:45pm to 4:00pm

LAS Advising to schedule an advising appointment or to sign in to the waiting room for Tuesday drop-ins. Your LAS Advisor will email your UIC email address with a link for you to join the virtual meeting.
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