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How a UChicago initiative fostered ‘synergy’ between art and science

Scholars reflect on the Arts, Science + Culture Initiative’s decade of impact

Julia Kalow named Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar

 Julia Kalow, an assistant professor of chemistry in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences, is one of 16 honorees across the nation...

Commencement 2021: By the numbers

On Monday, May 17, the University of Pennsylvania honors the Class of 2021 with a hybrid 265th Commencement celebration. This includes a limited in-person...

Kids place moral value on money

Children who learn that a dollar is “dirty” are apprehensive to take it, preferring instead to accept a dollar that does not...

Vaccine hesitancy, rooted in institutional mistrust, could stand in way of COVID-19 herd immunity

The global effort to develop and distribute COVID-19 vaccines has progressed despite myriad challenges. Yet the final step—shots in arms—meets resistance among...

From Penn Nursing undergrad to Nurse Anesthesia doctorate

After graduation, Kendall Smith will work as a certified registered nurse anesthetist in North Carolina. Long term, he hopes to build a...

Confidence in COVID-19 vaccines rises as more Americans receive shots, survey says

Trust in COVID-19 vaccines have risen along with vaccination rates in the United States, but a those who remain hesitant are worried...

India’s COVID crisis

Political scientist Tariq Thachil and economist and public health expert Harsha Thirumurthy take a look at India’s public health and politics.

Summer drop-in COVID-19 testing schedule announced for University Park

With students remaining on campus for Maymester and the beginning of summer classes, Penn State’s COVID-19 Operations Control Center has announced the...

RESILIENCE MARKS 2021 MD GRADUATES AT UW SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND PUBLIC HEALTH

During their studies, health professions students customarily gain a deep understanding of caring for patients and communities. For the class of 2021, navigating...

Newest Tyler Trent scholarship recipient a success story in overcoming life’s obstacles

Kyle Albertson is an achiever. But for him, achieving in everyday activities that most people take for granted requires determination, ingenuity, stamina...

COVID-19 vaccine does not damage the placenta in pregnancy

A new Northwestern Medicine study of placentas from patients who received the COVID-19 vaccine during pregnancy found no evidence of injury, adding...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...