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Control over work-life boundaries creates crucial buffer to manage after-hours work stress

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — When work intrudes after hours in the form of pings and buzzes from smartphone alerts, it can cause spikes...

Recovery from airline delays works best with future disruptions in mind

Instead of responding to each flight delay as if it were an isolated event, airlines should consider the likelihood of potential...

Human activity on rivers outpaces, compounds effects of climate change

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The livelihoods of millions of people living along the world’s biggest river systems are under threat by a range...

Four faculty members honored with Campus Awards for Excellence in Faculty Leadership

Four University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign faculty members were honored with the Campus Awards for Excellence in Faculty Leadership.

Bobwhites listen to each other when picking habitat

Northern bobwhites are attracted to a habitat based on whether other bobwhites are present there, researchers at the University of Illinois...

Beliefs about cannabis influence older adults’ choice of treatments for chronic pain

Pain levels and quality-of-life issues have little influence on older adults’ decisions to treat chronic pain and other long-term diseases or...

Simulated sea slug gets addicted to drug

Scientists built a computer model of a simple brain network based on that of a sea slug, taught it how to get...

Grace and healing: Parkinson’s dance class opens pathways to body and mind

Laughter ripples across the dance floor. Bodies bend in an arc. For some, that arc is much less pronounced, but that’s...

Opposition to sexual- and gender-minority rights linked to support for Christian dominance

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Many Christian and political conservatives in the U.S. support legislation to deny sexual and gender minorities the rights most...

Illinois students awarded Boren Scholarships

Four University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign undergraduates are among 217 students nationwide awarded David L. Boren Scholarships.

Humanities research program elevated to institute status

The Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities has been formally recognized for its leading role in fostering humanities research at the University...

Housing instability undermines public health response to COVID-19 pandemic

A long-brewing crisis of housing instability in the U.S. threatens to mar the public health response to the COVID-19 pandemic by...

Anouncement

Illinois Community Pledge provides common focus on COVID-19 safety

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff are invited to sign a voluntary pledge that reinforces the need for...

[Illinois] Eight projects awarded funding for AI research to mitigate COVID-19

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eight University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign projects are among 26 to receive the first C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute awards for artificial...

Research Park Offers FREE Technology Training Program, Application Now Open

CHAMPAIGN -- The University of Illinois Research Park is launching a free technology training program to increase skills in programming and data...

[Illinois] Tests optional for fall 2021 freshman applicants

Students applying for fall 2021 freshman admission to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will not be required to submit SAT or...