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[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.

CNN: See what’s streaming in June

Set in New York City and one of the most eagerly awaited summer films, this movie fuses Lin-Manuel Miranda's kinetic music and...

NPR: How Tulsa Race Massacre Shaped Today’s Most Successful Black CEOs

J.B. Stradford was a pillar of Tulsa's Greenwood neighborhood in 1921. He owned several businesses and his Stradford Hotel was one of...

UW BEGINS NEW CLINICAL TRIAL TO TREAT FATAL BLOOD DISEASES IN CHILDREN, YOUNG ADULTS

A clinical trial has launched at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health to test the safety of a new type of...

What does the Chicago Tribune sale mean for the future of newsrooms?

On May 21, Tribune Publishing Co. confirmed that its shareholders approved a buyout offer by Alden Global Capital LLC. The vote gives...

CNN: Matt LeBlanc in the ‘Friends’ reunion has Irish Twitter going mad

Irish Twitter is going nuts over a particular image of Matt LeBlanc during the "Friends: The Reunion" special, saying the actor looks everyone's favorite Irish...

NPR: The Buffet Can Stay: What The Future Of The Cruise Line Industry Looks Like

The first cruise set to sail from American ports in more than 15 months is headed to the Caribbean this summer.

Climate change-resistant corals could provide lifeline to battered reefs

Corals that withstood a severe bleaching event and were transplanted to a different reef maintained their resilient qualities, according to a new...

Illinois architecture professor awarded Graham Foundation grant

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — T.F. Tierney, an architecture professor emerita at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, has been awarded a research and development grant from the Graham...

NPR: Why Democrats Are Angry At Wall Street

In the first half of 2007, Brown recalls, there were more foreclosures in his hometown than anywhere else in the country. It...

CNN: Vaccinated Americans are celebrating the 1st big holiday safely without masks. But for some, returning to normal is not so easy

For the first time in over a year, millions of Americans are gathering for a major holiday without masks or physical distancing...

2020 COMMENCEMENT

Yes, the Class of 2020 was honored by UD Sunday after the pandemic forced postponement of last year's event

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[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...