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Paper: Work-refusal safety laws serve employees poorly during pandemic

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new paper from a University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign expert in labor law shows that current work-refusal laws are...

Anti-racist framework created by Illinois art professor helps identify racialized design

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A graphic design professor at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is using the design research process to explore issues...

U of I to host new virtual summer camp for high schoolers diagnosed with autism

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Rising sophomores, juniors and seniors at Illinois high schools who were diagnosed with autism and are considering attending the...

Faculty members, staff, teaching assistants honored with Campus Awards for Excellence in Instruction

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Faculty and staff members and graduate teaching assistants at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign this spring were honored for...

Team builds better tool for assessing infant brain health

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Researchers have created a new, open-access tool that allows doctors and scientists to evaluate infant brain health by assessing...

People of color hardest hit by air pollution from nearly all sources

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Various studies show that people of color are disproportionately exposed to air pollution in the United States. However, it...

Illinois English professor awarded Carnegie Fellowship

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Gillen D’Arcy Wood, an English professor at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign whose work involves the environmental humanities, has been awarded a 2021...

Geographies of death: Study maps COVID-19 health disparities in Greater Santiago

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — People up to age 40 living in economically depressed municipalities in the Greater Santiago, Chile, metropolitan area were three...

Three Illinois faculty members elected to National Academy of Sciences

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Three University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign professors have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest professional...

COVID-19 mobility restrictions effective for short duration, study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Attempts at restricting people’s mobility to control the spread of COVID-19 may be effective only for a short period,...

Four Illinois faculty members elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign College of Education Dean James Anderson, physics professor Nadya Mason and chemistry professors Nancy Makri and Kenneth Schweizer have been elected to the American Academy of Arts and...

Pondering a university’s ecological impact

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – It’s a cool spring morning as I stare at the patchwork of colorful leaves and blossoms on the trees...

Anouncement

Champaign Farmers Market

Neil & Washington Parking lot – Downtown THE 2021 SEASON KICKS OFF ON MAY 18!! We...

[Urbana] Garden with the Urbana Park District

Organic Gardens: Community Gardens In Meadowbrook Park Garden at the oldest local organic community gardens! Since 1975, the Meadowbrook...

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

Mark your calendars for 13 THURSDAYS in campustown, every Thursday from May 20 through August 12, presented by JSM Living. Explore campustown all...

Champaign Public Library, 200 W Green St – Downtown

STARTING MARCH 29, we are expanding hours and services. We will stay open evenings, offer meeting room reservations, and provide seating throughout...