UIC shatters records in global mathematical contests

UIC students have set a new record by claiming a victory in the 2024 Mathematical Contest in Modeling/Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling (MCM/ICM), bagging a Finalist (top 2% globally), 4 Meritorious Winners, and 30 Honorable Mention winners. This triumph follows their success in the Contemporary Undergraduate Mathematical Contest in Modeling (CUMCM) in 2023. In total, 86 UIC teams won award...

2024/05/21

[People of UIC] Chen Jinming: Curiosity and collaboration guide me to Oxford

Chen Jinming, a fourth-year student of UIC's Department of Mathematical Sciences, has received offers from Oxford's MSc in Mathematical Modelling and MSc in Scientific Computing, and UC Berkeley Statistics Professional Master's Programme.Chen is a proactive learner who always dares to ask teachers and peers questions and seek solutions. For example, he once asked five teachers from different fi...

2024/05/09

Five FST scholars rated world's top scientists

UIC's eight scholars have been ranked the world's top scientists in 11 fields of study by Research.com, an international education portal.Research.com's best researchers rankings are lists of leading scholars in a wide range of areas, created using an analysis of around 170,000 scholars determined from various bibliometric data sources. Position in the ranking is based on a researcher's D-index...

2024/05/06

Food Science Distinguished Lecture: Research on Luminescent Lanthanide Probes and Sensors

On April 25, 2024, Prof. David Parker, Global STEM Chair Professor of Department of Chemistry at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU), and Adjunct Professor in Food Science and Technology (FS) at Beijing Normal University-Hong Kong Baptist University United International College (UIC), delivered an engaging lecture titled “Excitement in F Block: Luminescent Lanthanide Probes and Sensors”. The ...

2024/04/30

UIC students secure postgraduate offers from top universities

Zhang Zheheng and Huang Qi, two UIC students,have recently been admitted to prestigious universities for their postgraduate studies.Zhang Zheheng is a fourth-year student from UIC's Department of Mathematical Sciences. He has received offers from the University of Cambridge for the Master of Advanced Study (MASt) in Mathematics (Pure Mathematics) Programme and the University of Bonn for the Mas...

2024/04/28

[People of UIC] Qiu Tongyu: Four years at UIC, and Yale I gonna be

Qiu Tongyu is a fourth-year student of UIC's Applied Psychology Programme of the Department of Life Sciences, who has been admitted to the Yale School of Public Health Master of Public Health Programme.Talking about UIC, Qiu said thanks to its liberal arts environment, she was encouraged to develop interdisciplinary skills in math by taking Linear Algebra as her elective course and learning pro...

2024/04/25

[People of UIC] Xu Yangfan: Academic excellence with offers from Oxford and Cambridge

Xu Yangfan is a fourth-year student of UIC's Department of Statistics and Data Science, who has received offers from Oxford's MSc in Statistical Science and Cambridge's MPhil in Population Health Sciences. Immersing himself in scientific research for four years, Xu has accumulated fruitful outcomes with outstanding grades.During his first year at UIC, Xu joined Dr Du Xinwei's research group, sp...

2024/04/19

UIC alum pass on power through knowledge

Meet Guo Jiayue, Qin Sang, and Sun Lang - three distinguished UIC alumni who have made significant strides in their respective fields. Now, they are taking teaching positions at prestigious universities.Pursuing excellence in nutrition and healthGuo Jiayue is a UIC student of the Class of 2018, and is currently employed at China Agricultural University, where she is the youngest Associate Profe...

2024/04/09
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