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Traditions old and new welcome UChicago students to campus

UChicago undergraduates in the Class of 2025 will begin to move into residence halls on Tuesday, Sept. 21 and join their peers...

MAKING THE MOST OF YEAST

UD Prof. Mark Blenner receives prestigious Young Investigator Award

Campus-specific vaccination data now available on COVID-19 dashboard

COVID-19 vaccination data for all Penn State campuses is now available on the University’s COVID-19 dashboard. As is the case with the results...

Roberto Lugo brings street graffiti and portraiture to the Arthur Ross Gallery

Artist Roberto Lugo grew up in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia. His father, a factory worker, would ride his bike across the Benjamin Franklin...

JEFF HARTMAN EARNS FULBRIGHT TO INTEGRATE PHYSICAL THERAPY, GLOBAL HEALTH

Jeff Hartman, PT, DPT, MPH, imagines a world where physical therapy is used globally to improve the health and function of all. Thanks...

New ways to reduce waste on campus

During the pandemic, sustainability has sometimes taken a back seat to public health, with disposable masks and gloves, plastic packaging, single-use food...

New ALMA study reveals the many molecular faces of protoplanetary disks

An international group of scientists, including University of Michigan astronomers, has mapped the chemical composition of protoplanetary disks surrounding five nearby young...

$2M to replace fossil fuels with solar power in fertilizer production

Producing the fertilizer that helps feed Earth’s 7.8 billion people comes with an environmental cost—one that University of Michigan engineers are hoping...

Perfect pitch, explained

Perfect pitch refers to a person’s ability to identify any musical note by name after hearing it, without reference to other notes....

EARLY CAREER GRANT

Although heme, the iron-containing protein that makes our blood red, may not have been in everyone’s vocabulary, it gained popular notice a...

Daily marijuana use among US college students reaches new 40-year high

Daily marijuana use increased in 2020 to an all-time high among U.S. college students over the past four decades, according to the...

Michigan Marching Band commemorates 20th anniversary of 9/11 with ‘most spectacular halftime show to date’

Most of the University of Michigan students in the Michigan Marching Band weren’t born when tragedy occurred on the morning of Sept....

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Hundreds Run Through Streets Of C-U In ‘Run To Remember’

CHAMPAIGN – Hundreds of runners and walkers turned out for the inaugural Run To Remember on Saturday morning in Champaign-Urbana. The 8K run and...

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY RELEASES IMMIGRANT WELCOMING PLAN

First-ever plan in Champaign County has recommendations for better integrating immigrants into the local community, economy, and workforce Champaign...

[Urbana] Enjoy jazz music at Meadowbrook Park on September 10

It’s the most original jazz event in town. Walk through Meadowbrook Park’s Wandell Sculpture Garden and listen to local jazz music on...

CHAMBANA WELCOME CREW

New to Champaign-Urbana? Get connected to community through the Chambana Welcome Crew., our new ambassador program designed to help you feel right...