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University, area businesses invest $300,000 to fight local crime

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is partnering with local businesses and organizations to invest $300,000 to fight violent crime...

Mouza named College of Education dean

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Chrystalla Mouza has been appointed dean of the College of Education at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign effective Aug....

After 4-3 Urbana City Council vote, Champaign County can begin jail expansion

URBANA — The Urbana City Council voted Monday to allow new jail construction within city limits. Champaign County plans...

Illini Motorsports: National Champions!

For the first time in the University of Illinois Formula SAE 40-year history, its team won both of the competitions that comprised...

Department of Mathematics collaborates with Spurlock Museum to preserve iconic math models

They come from a pre-digital era: a way to help students understand geometry and algebra by literally grasping the concepts in their...

Study explores unusual interaction between viruses, live vaccines

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A study of a herpes virus that infects chickens offers new insights into potentially problematic interactions between vaccines made...

COVID-19 virus spike protein flexibility improved by human cell’s own modifications

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — When the coronavirus causing COVID-19 infects human cells, the cell’s protein-processing machinery makes modifications to the spike protein that...

The Higgs boson, ten years after its discovery

Ten years ago, on July 4 2012, the ATLAS and CMS collaborations at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) announced the discovery of a new particle with features consistent...

Study explores coevolution of mammals and their lice

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — According to a new study, the first louse to take up residence on a mammalian host likely started out...

How intimate partner violence affects custody decisions

URBANA, Ill. – Intimate partner violence (IPV) can have significant implications for the wellbeing of mothers and children during separation and divorce....

Associate Vice Chancellor and Executive Director of Facilities and Services Announcement

Dear Colleagues, I am pleased to share that Dr. Ehab Kamarah has been selected to serve as the new...

UIUC researchers create first high-yield plastic microprocessors that cost under a penny each

Supercomputers can crunch massive data sets and give us insights into the wonders of the universe. But a sub-penny microprocessor that flexes...

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[Urbana] Sign up for fall youth soccer!

Special discount if you sign up by August 8. More information, including how to register, at: https://bit.ly/3oAfPiA

[Urbana] Outdoor Free Fitness in the Park

Are you looking for ways to stay fit and active this summer? Check out our FREE outdoor fitness programs that you can enjoy all...

[Urbana] Crystal Lake Park Art Fair

Saturday August 6, 10 am - 4 pmBetween Crystal Lake Park Family Aquatic Center and Anita Purves Nature Center (1505 N Broadway)

[Champaign] TOAST TO TAYLOR STREET

Shop local makers and artists, experience live music and entertainment, and grab some of the best food and drinks that Champaign has...