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Paper: Perception of COVID-19 vulnerability hurts job prospects

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The COVID-19 pandemic has upended the job market in ways policymakers couldn’t have predicted 18 months ago. Among them...

CAS, McKinley Foundation hosting art exhibit, presentation about transgender older adults

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — An art exhibit, film screening and conversation on the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus will examine the experiences of...

Study provides basis to evaluate food subsectors’ emissions of three greenhouse gases

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new, location-specific agricultural greenhouse gas emission study is the first to account for net carbon dioxide, methane and...

New tool maps future climate costs for airlines, passengers

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — When Phoenix temperatures topped 120 F in June 2017, American Airlines canceled dozens of flights at a local airport...

New recording pairs music of Bach with works by Black composers

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Rochelle Sennet, a professor of piano in the School of Music at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, recorded suites by J.S. Bach...

Class of 2025 sets enrollment records

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — With a freshman enrollment of 8,303, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign has welcomed a record-breaking freshman class for the...

Less salt, more protein: Researchers address dairy processing’s environmental, sustainability issues

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Researchers say the high salt content of whey – the watery part of milk left behind after cheesemaking –...

ELLNORA guitar festival marks Krannert Center’s return to in-person performances

Editor’s note: An additional performance has been added to ELLNORA: The Guitar Festival since the ELLNORA artists were announced. This release has been...

Paper: Use patent law to curb unethical human-genome editing

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new paper co-written by a University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign scholar who studies the legal and ethical implications of...

Avocados change belly fat distribution in women, controlled study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — An avocado a day could help redistribute belly fat in women toward a healthier profile, according to a new...

Tens Of Thousands Gather For Illini Football Opener: Few Masks Worn, No Vaccinations Required

An estimated 40,000 football fans, most unmasked, packed Memorial Stadium at the University of Illinois Saturday for the first full-capacity game since the start of...

“A Great Loss To Us All;” Funeral Held For U of I Police Lieutenant

URBANA – Family, friends and fellow police officers said farewell to University of Illinois Police lieutenant Aaron Landers Tuesday, at a funeral...

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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...