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Think you’re mom’s favorite? A Purdue social scientist says think again.

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Moms won’t admit to it. Families rarely talk about this, but research shows that many parents do, in...

BBC: The healthiest countries to live in

The fight at the frontlines of Covid-19 is being waged in clinics and hospitals around the world. But the success of that...

CNN: Oil prices turned negative. Hundreds of US oil companies could go bankrupt

New York (CNN Business)The American oil industry is facing a doomsday scenario. The coronavirus pandemic has caused oil demand to drop so rapidly...

BBC: Canada shooting: Gunman kills at least 18 in Nova Scotia

A gunman disguised as a policeman killed at least 18 people, including a female Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officer, in the...

BBC: How to make the right decisions under pressure

There’s no roadmap for dealing with Covid-19. But even if we don’t know what decisions to make, there is a body...

Class of 2020 President’s Engagement and Innovation Prize winners announced

University of Pennsylvania President  Amy Gutmann  today announced the recipients of the 2020 President’s Engagement Prize and President’s Innovation Prize. Awarded annually, the Prizes empower...

What drives us to blame the marginalized for epidemics?

Epidemics often bring a search for scapegoats, with anti-Asian harassment in the wake of COVID-19 the latest example. Likewise, ideas circulate that...

NPR: Graduating In A Pandemic: Advice For The Anxious Post-College Job Search

Searching for work right out of college is always hard. Now try doing that in the middle of a worldwide pandemic and...

NPR: Wuhan Raises Coronavirus Numbers, Fueling Doubts

WASHINGTON - China said Friday more people have died in Wuhan in its COVID-19 crisis than originally thought, fueling doubts about the...

Former UD soccer player fighting coronavirus as nurse in Delaware emergency room

When women’s soccer coach Mike Barroqueiro and his staff arrived at the University of Delaware in December of 2016, they knew immediately...

Dehydrating plant proteins at the speed of sound

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Almost everyone is familiar with ultrasound – the high-frequency sound waves that bounce around in the body creating echo...

NPR: 10 Years Of Spectacular U.S. Job Growth Nearly Wiped Out In 4 Weeks

Updated at 8:43 a.m. ET The number of people filing for unemployment climbed by another 5.2 million last week...

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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...