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QuSTEAM initiative awarded $5 million from NSF to advance quantum science education

Chicago Quantum Exchange a partner in multi-institutional effort to build quantum workforce

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...

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....

Strong air pollution policies lengthen life expectancy, new data shows

The same clean air policies that can help reduce fossil fuel emissions can also add up to five years to people’s lives...

New College data science major: From foundations to insight to impact

Starting in 2021-22, undergrads can focus studies on ‘rapidly evolving’ field

What do we know about the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2?

The Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, has already spread to more than 100 countries. As a result, we’re...

Most Americans support vaccine mandates in certain public spaces, survey finds

As COVID-19 cases quickly rise throughout the United States, most Americans support vaccine mandates for crowded events, air travel, health care professionals and...

What you should know about COVID-19 booster shots and third vaccine doses

Assoc. Prof. Emily Landon clarifies the differences between third doses and booster shots

Most Americans trust both nurses and doctors—but opinions on salaries differ

Harris/AP-NORC poll finds bipartisan consensus nurses are underpaid; 36% think doctors are overpaid

Researchers discover new strategy for developing human-integrated electronics

Polymer semiconductors — materials that have been made soft and stretchy but still able to conduct electricity — hold promise for future...

To bridge science and art, Fermilab program highlights ‘fabulous imaginations’

For seven years, residency program has welcomed artists from across visual disciplines

Science with teeth: Researchers use X-rays to find rare mineral in mollusk tooth

Rare mineral used to create a new ink for 3D printing of prosthetics and devices for space travel


Urbana Park District hiring head coach and assistant coach for Tiger Sharks swim team!

Urbana Park District is hiring one head coach and an assistant coach for the year-round Tiger Shark swim team. The...

[Champaign] Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk or Treat on October 27!

We're excited to join with Champaign Park District and Marketplace Mall for this new event. The Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk...

It’s the Great C-U Pumpkin Hunt, 2021!

ALL OCTOBER You can hunt for pumpkins all over Champaign and Urbana this October during the Great Pumpkin Hunt.

[Champaign] Police Search For Killer Of Champaign Teenager

CHAMPAIGN – Police in Champaign are still searching for the person who shot and killed a Centennial High School student.