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New Center Based at UIUC will Develop Distributed Computing Technology for 2030 and Beyond

Funded by a $31.5 million grant from the Joint University Microelectronics Program 2.0 (JUMP 2.0), the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) will...

First test of anti-cancer agent PAC-1 in human clinical trials shows promise

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A phase I clinical trial of PAC-1, a drug that spurs programmed cell death in cancer cells, found only...

Study: Network neuroscience theory best predictor of intelligence

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Scientists have labored for decades to understand how brain structure and functional connectivity drive intelligence. A new analysis offers...

Paper: Within-job gender pay gap persists

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Despite great advances in gender equality, a pay gap persists for women working the same job as their male...

Bill & Melinda Gates Agricultural Innovations extends RIPE funding with $34M grant

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Bill & Melinda Gates Agricultural Innovations has awarded a grant of $34 million to the Realizing Increased Photosynthetic Efficiency project, an...

Reinvented decorative arts gallery at Krannert Art Museum tells diverse stories

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Krannert Art Museum has completed a transformation of its Moore Gallery of Decorative Arts that highlights several new acquisitions and the diverse stories...

Former ambassador Yovanovitch honored with Douglas Award

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Marie Yovanovitch, the former U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, will visit the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign on Dec. 7 as...

Illinois senior named Schwarzman Scholar

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign senior Grace Mitchell, of Dixon, Illinois, was named a Schwarzman Scholar, one of 151 recipients selected...

Architecture professor’s book examines cultural tourism that began in Depression-era Mississippi

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Seeking to support their city’s economy during the Great Depression, the women of Natchez, Mississippi, developed one of the...

Experts boost activity of potential therapeutic target in triple-negative breast cancer

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Less than 20% of diagnosed breast cancers are designated “triple-negative,” meaning that the affected tissues lack three types of...

Paper: Neurotic personality trait a key risk factor for stress perception

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new paper co-written by a team of University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign experts who study the science of personalities...

Diagnoses of suicidal ideation surged among Black pregnant women in 10-year study

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Diagnoses of suicidal ideation soared by more than 700% among Black women in the year before childbirth, researchers found...

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[Illinois] Student Engagement and Leadership Development (SELD) Internship 

SELD interns play a pivotal role in supporting student-focused and student-centered work at the University YMCA. After successful completion of the internship,...

[Illinois]Art @ the Y Presents

Down, Down Into Infinity He GoesWill Arnold: Risograph, Zines, and “Cheap” Art Will Arnold is an artist and staff member...

CHAMPAIGN COUNTY RESTAURANT WEEK

JANUARY 27- FEBRUARY 4, 2023 The 7th Annual Champaign County Area Restaurant Week returns this month. This nine-day celebration...

[Urbana] FRESH Teen Hangout Zone

Friday, January 20, 3:30-6 pmAt Phillips Recreation CenterGrades 6-12 Urbana Park District is hosting FRESH Hangout Zones just for teens. Whether...