ILLINOIS

CAMPUS NEWS

NATIONAL LATINX AND HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

UD hosts events, special activities to honor U.S.’s Hispanic and Latino heritage National Latinx Heritage Month, known by many...

Researchers discover new molecules for tracking Parkinson’s disease

The study describes an innovative approach for identifying and evaluating candidate molecules that can image and track the progression of a wide...

Center for Nanoscale Science renewed at $18 million for six years

The Center for Nanoscale Science, a National Science Foundation Materials Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC), has again successfully renewed its NSF support...

Barbara Savage sees ‘bright spots’ in her research, even in a pandemic

Before the world went into lockdown, the Geraldine R. Segal Professor of American Social Thought in the Department of Africana Studies at...

State funds next steps of College of Medicine COVID-19 vaccine development

A Penn State College of Medicine research team will continue to work on developing a vaccine for COVID-19 using more than $400,000 in funding...

Margo DelliCarpini named chancellor of Penn State Abington

Margo DelliCarpini, vice provost for strategic educational partnerships and dean of the College of Education and Human Development at The University of...

OPINION

NPR: How To Say No, For The People Pleaser Who Always Says Yes

It can be tempting to say yes to things you just don't want to do. Might as well just get it done...

NPR: ‘Conditional Citizens’ Examines What It Means To Be An American

The writer Laila Lalami is originally from Morocco. She moved to California as a grad student.She thought when she finished school, she'd...

NPR: A 5-Decade-Long Friendship That Began With A Phone Call

In 1971, newly assigned to cover the Supreme Court, I was reading a brief in what would ultimately be the landmark case...

CULTURE

ACT MONTHLY PUBLICATION, SEPTEMBER 2020

VOLUME 12, NUMBER 147, SEPTEMBER 2020

ANOUNCEMENT

ACT COLUMN

According to the US "World Journal" report, recently, the US Citizenship and Immigration Service pointed out that due to the problem of...

NEWS

CNN: The coronavirus is making it harder for domestic violence victims to find a place to live, a study shows

(CNN) As states across the country rush to curb the surge in coronavirus cases, once again the safest place for anyone to...

CNN: A grizzly bear mauled and killed a hunter in a first-of-its-kind attack at a national park in Alaska

A hunter was killed by a grizzly bear this weekend in Alaska's Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, marking the park's...

AP: Paris police briefly evacuate Eiffel Tower after bomb threat

Paris police briefly evacuated the Eiffel Tower and blockaded the surrounding area Wednesday after a phone-in bomb threat.

NPR: At Least 380 Whales Dead In Australia’s Largest-Ever Mass Stranding

At least 380 pilot whales have died off the coast of Tasmania in what experts are calling Australia's largest recorded mass-stranding event.

TRAVEL

(CNN) — In the current Covid-created travel maze, passengers face constantly shifting rules as airports, countries and even airlines impose their own restrictions...

WORK LIFE

Spooked by plummeting advertising revenue, content creators are hoping that loyal fans will pay up to watch their videos.

LATEST ARTICLES

CNN: The coronavirus is making it harder for domestic violence victims to find a place to live, a study shows

(CNN) As states across the country rush to curb the surge in coronavirus cases, once again the safest place for anyone to...

NATIONAL LATINX AND HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

UD hosts events, special activities to honor U.S.’s Hispanic and Latino heritage National Latinx Heritage Month, known by many...

CNN: Can airport testing and Covid immunity passports unlock travel?

(CNN) — In the current Covid-created travel maze, passengers face constantly shifting rules as airports, countries and even airlines impose their own restrictions...

NPR: How To Say No, For The People Pleaser Who Always Says Yes

It can be tempting to say yes to things you just don't want to do. Might as well just get it done...

Researchers discover new molecules for tracking Parkinson’s disease

The study describes an innovative approach for identifying and evaluating candidate molecules that can image and track the progression of a wide...

Reuters: J&J kicks off study of single-shot COVID-19 vaccine in 60,000 volunteers

Johnson & Johnson JNJ.N on Wednesday began a 60,000-person trial of an experimental single-shot COVID-19 vaccine that, if proven effective, could simplify distribution...

CNN: A grizzly bear mauled and killed a hunter in a first-of-its-kind attack at a national park in Alaska

A hunter was killed by a grizzly bear this weekend in Alaska's Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, marking the park's...

AP: Paris police briefly evacuate Eiffel Tower after bomb threat

Paris police briefly evacuated the Eiffel Tower and blockaded the surrounding area Wednesday after a phone-in bomb threat.

Center for Nanoscale Science renewed at $18 million for six years

The Center for Nanoscale Science, a National Science Foundation Materials Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC), has again successfully renewed its NSF support...