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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...

Researchers find cardiovascular health similarities between chimpanzees, humans

Doctors like to remind patients not to monkey around with their health, suggesting that a good diet and regular exercise improve longevity.

FRESH PERSPECTIVE ON LEARNING

Abby Griffith is an elementary education major with a minor in middle school science education. From Austin, Texas, she expects to graduate...

TWO UD ENGINEERS MAKE “35 UNDER 35” LIST

The American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), a professional society with more than 60,000 members from more than 110 countries, has named...

UD STUDENTS COMPETE TO REGISTER VOTERS

University of Delaware students are joining colleges and universities across the country on Tuesday, Sept. 22 for National Voter Registration Day — a nonpartisan...

Mirror-like photovoltaics get more electricity out of heat

New heat-harnessing “solar” cells that reflect 99% of the energy they can’t convert to electricity could help bring down the price of...

Quantum model unlocks new approach to single-photon detection

To become more pervasive in daily life, quantum technology needs to better detect single particles of light, called photons, carrying quantum information.

U-M Museum of Art to serve as Ann Arbor City Clerk’s satellite office through Nov. 3

Starting this week, the University of Michigan community will be able to register to vote and cast early in-person absentee ballots on...

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Ed again puts Purdue among country’s best

Purdue University continues to be recognized as one of the nation’s top institutions with another top-10 ranking, this week via the Wall...

Study: White Americans still vastly overestimate racial progress

In 2016, a Black family on average had $10 in wealth for every $100 in wealth the average white family had. But...

UChicago scientist Robert Rosner elected to presidency of the American Physical Society

Prof. Robert Rosner, an eminent theoretical physicist at the University of Chicago, has been elected to the presidency of the American Physical...

Merging big data and marine biology

Growing up watching nature programs on the Discovery Channel and BBC during her childhood in Delhi, India, Ashna Sethi, a junior at...

Anouncement

[Champagin] C-U PRIDEFEST Sep. 25-27

Pride Fest is going virtual! Stay apart but rise united with LGBTQ+ community. Uniting Pride of Champaign County will be offering a full schedule...

COV-Course: A Free, Non-credit Course Open to Illinois Alumni

A new University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign course, COV-Course: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Pandemic, will offer a comprehensive, interdisciplinary understanding of...

Illinois enrollment remains above 50,000

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s 2020 enrollment is 52,331, surpassing last year’s record of 51,196, a status administration officials...

[Urbana] Take a Child Outside Week September 18 – 27

National Take a Child Outside Week begins September 18. The week encourages adults to take their children outside to explore and discover...