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What are potential animal reservoirs for monkeypox?

While monkeypox has been circulating in Africa for many years, the recent outbreak across the globe has exposed considerable uncertainties about the...

Parking changes announced for fall 2022 student arrival at University Park

To accommodate the many vehicles arriving on campus during the fall semester student arrival period, the following parking adjustments will be in...

Plant molecular geneticists discover, and begin to crack, the epigenetic code

When plants sense environmental challenges such as drought or extended periods of extreme temperatures, they instinctively reprogram their genetic material to survive...

Deepfakes expose vulnerabilities in certain facial recognition technology

Mobile devices use facial recognition technology to help users quickly and securely unlock their phones, make a financial transaction or access medical...

Insecure: New study links tap water avoidance and food insecurity

Many Americans take tap water for granted. Water bills are often less expensive compared to people’s other bills, and tap water has...

Sloan Foundation grant to help support equitable transition to renewable energy

The shift to renewable energy is projected to increase as the world transitions to a low-carbon energy system. The expansion of wind,...

Dance with me? Study uses music to soothe dementia patients and caregivers

The room transformed as an older woman danced around the skilled nursing care unit to rock ’n’ roll hits from her youth....

Torrey pine genetic research may benefit efforts to save chestnut, ash trees

A new genomic study of the rarest pine tree in the world, the Torrey pine, aimed at bolstering the case for a...

Trustees committee advances plan for Susan Welch Liberal Arts Building 

Final plans for construction of the Susan Welch Liberal Arts Building on the University Park campus were advanced today (July 21) by...

Interim leader named for Penn State Outreach

Penn State has named an interim vice president for Outreach and will conduct a national search to find a permanent leader for...

Laser writing may enable ‘electronic nose’ for multi-gas sensor

Environmental sensors are a step closer to simultaneously sniffing out multiple gases that could indicate disease or pollution, thanks to a Penn...

Rubbery camouflage skin exhibits smart and stretchy behaviors

The skin of cephalopods, such as octopuses, squids and cuttlefish, is stretchy and smart, contributing to these creatures’ ability to sense and...

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[Champaign] 22ND ANNUAL PARADE OF LIGHTS

PRESENTED BY CHRISTIE CLINICSAT, NOV 26 | DOWNTOWN CHAMPAIGN  Now in it's 22nd year, the Champaign Center Parade of Lights...

[Illinois] Scholarship Opportunities

The Fred S. Bailey Scholarship Program provides financial support to students of the University of Illinois who who have demonstrated positive impact and...

[Urbana] 55th Annual Turkey Trot

Thursday, November 24CHECK-IN: 8am | RACE START: 9amLake House in Crystal Lake ParkFREE for All Ages Join the Urbana Park...

[Illinois] Jobs @ The Y!

We have a few open positions at the Y’s New American Welcome Center! If you are interested in applying, please submit your...