From Ebola to Zika: How Lessons from Ebola Might Guide Zika Response

By Neil Murthy Health officials are turning to strategies learned during the Ebola pandemic to combat the burgeoning Zika virus epidemic. Dr. Ana Maria Henao-Restrepo, a medical epidemiologist from the World Health Organization, described her experience testing an experimental Ebola vaccine during the outbreak in Guinea in 2015.  A Zika vaccine is still in the […]

LongYun Kung Fu troupe is here in time to celebrate Chinese New Year

By Qingwei Vivian Chen Jackie Chan’s LongYun Kung Fu Troupe came to Chicago to usher in the year of the monkey with modern dance that draws on the traditions of Kung Fu, ballet and drama. This is the troupe’s second performance in North America and their first time in the Midwest. LongYun Kung Fu Troupe […]