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Northwestern: Ryan Field rebuild will generate nearly $1.2 billion for Evanston

By 2031, the rebuild of Ryan Field on Northwestern’s campus will generate nearly $1.2 billion for the Evanston community, according to a...

‘We speak for ourselves’

“I would posit that most people in Chicago don't really know where they are; not in the way that Indigenous people understand...

Conflict resolution more successful using a native language, research shows

Study demonstrates how a 'lingua franca' can hinder trust-building during peace talks

DELAWARE FIRST: A VISION REALIZED

Charlie Horn, UD alumnus and founder of Horn Entrepreneurship, reflects on 10 years of the program while looking to the future

Penn’s Way charitable campaign supports those in need

“Going the Distance for our Community,” the theme for this year’s Penn’s Way charitable giving campaign, spotlights the University’s commitment to support those in...

Rabbit virus has evolved to become more deadly, new research finds

A common misconception is that viruses become milder over time as they become endemic within a population. Yet new research, led by...

OPINION

What’s the business potential of the metaverse?

Robert Brunner is the associate dean for innovation and chief disruption officer at the Gies College of Business at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Brunner...

What message did voters send this midterm election?

Brian Gaines is a professor of political science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a senior scholar at the U. of I. System’s Institute of...

How can the 2022 Global Carbon Budget report help inform UN Climate Summit?

The Global Carbon Project published the Global Carbon Budget 2022 today, giving world leaders access to data on atmospheric carbon concentrations, emissions and trends for the...

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ACT COLUMN

As soon as they hear psychology, many students will automatically classify it as a liberal arts major. However, many psychology majors would...

NEWS

VOA: Key US Lawmakers Vow Continuing Ukraine Support 

Newly empowered U.S. Republican lawmakers set to take leadership roles in the House of Representatives in January promised Sunday that Congress would...

REUTERS: U.N. publishes draft COP27 climate deal

People pass in front of a wall lit with the sign of COP27 as the COP27 climate summit takes place, at the...

CNN: What Republicans plan to do with their new House majority

Winning the House majority, even with a smaller margin than they’d hoped, will give Republicans some newfound power to set the agenda...

VOA: US Envoy to UN Stresses ‘Steadfast’ Support, Grain Deal Significance on Ukraine VisitVOA:

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield met Ukraine’s president in Kyiv on Tuesday and expressed Washington’s “steadfast” support for the...

TRAVEL

The world’s largest satellite ground station, on the Svalbard archipelago off Norway, is used by Western space agencies to gather vital signals...

WORK LIFE

Debby Perta insists she is not a "job jumper." "You couldn't do that back in my day," said Perta,...

LATEST ARTICLES

Northwestern: Ryan Field rebuild will generate nearly $1.2 billion for Evanston

By 2031, the rebuild of Ryan Field on Northwestern’s campus will generate nearly $1.2 billion for the Evanston community, according to a...

Second year of pandemic deadlier for middle aged than the first, analysis finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The first two years of the COVID-19 pandemic saw an increase in mortality rates, both from COVID-19 and other...

VOA: Key US Lawmakers Vow Continuing Ukraine Support 

Newly empowered U.S. Republican lawmakers set to take leadership roles in the House of Representatives in January promised Sunday that Congress would...

NPR: Climate change is making the weather more severe. Why don’t most forecasts mention it?

At global climate talks that just wrapped up, one of the few areas of agreement was about the worldwide toll of climate-driven...

Project to reconnect Native American tribes with historic hide painting, artistic tradition

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Native American tribes that once called Illinois home painted deer and bison hides with stories and symbols that...

What’s the business potential of the metaverse?

Robert Brunner is the associate dean for innovation and chief disruption officer at the Gies College of Business at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Brunner...

Study: COVID-19 policies harmed minority women’s perinatal experiences, magnified inequities

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Black, Indigenous and other women of color who were pregnant or gave birth during the pandemic said these experiences...

Study shows the power of ‘thank you’ for couples

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Gratitude has been a trendy sentiment in recent years – sparking an industry of journals, knickknacks and T-shirts touting...

What message did voters send this midterm election?

Brian Gaines is a professor of political science at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a senior scholar at the U. of I. System’s Institute of...