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Previously unseen processes reveal path to better rechargeable battery performance

To design better rechargeable ion batteries, engineers and chemists from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign collaborated to combine a powerful new electron...

Tabla virtuoso Zakir Hussain, renowned sitar player Niladri Kumar performing at Krannert Center

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Zakir Hussain, known as the preeminent tabla musician currently playing the Indian hand drums, will perform with revolutionary sitar player...

Pianist Rochelle Sennet, Sinfonia da Camera to perform work by Pulitzer Prize-winning Black composer

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Pianist Rochelle Sennet and Sinfonia da Camera will perform a work by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer George Walker that has not been played live...

Bringing a game to life through dance

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — I’m in my little sister’s room, where I’ve grabbed her Bop It! toy from her desk. I will use...

New Illinois law improves access to services for young children with disabilities or delays

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Trauma, neglect and abuse can have significant long-term effects on young children’s mental health, behavior and ability to learn,...

Artificial intelligence and molecule machine join forces to generalize automated chemistry

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Artificial intelligence, “building-block” chemistry and a molecule-making machine teamed up to find the best general reaction conditions for synthesizing...

Illinois journal highlights new findings on the Black Death’s timeline, origin

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — New research indicates that the Black Death pandemic was already affecting Central Asia and East Asia a century earlier...

Vivifying ikebana: Japanese flower arranging

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Sitting at the long covered tables in the heart of Japan House, I close my eyes. All 18 of us...

Paper: Regional public universities increase access, social mobility for nearby residents

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — By broadening access to higher education in their local geographic area, regional public universities increase the economic and social...

A marvelous morning of migratory bird banding

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, Ill. – My alarm is going off as I quietly, yet eagerly, get out of bed at the dark and...

Learning from chickens

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The first thing I notice when we step through white double doors of the growers’ house is that every...

Parents at Champaign Unit 4 open houses: don’t move students next year

CHAMPAIGN — Two open houses at Champaign Unit 4 schools this week yielded the same response – parents don’t want their children...

Anouncement

[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...