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U of I engineering professor appointed to US Department of Nuclear Energy leadership role

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Kathryn D. Huff, a professor of nuclear, plasma and radiological engineering in the Grainger College of Engineering at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, has...

Mantis shrimp-inspired camera provides second opinion during cancer surgery

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Some of the world’s greatest innovations, such as Leonardo da Vinci’s flying machine, owe their strength and elegance to...

Illinois senior selected Knight-Hennessy Scholar

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign senior Sriyankari Chitti, of Marlboro, New Jersey, and a graduate of the Medical Sciences Magnet...

Previously unrecognized tsunami hazard identified in coastal cities

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. —A new study found overlooked tsunami hazards related to undersea, near-shore strike-slip faults, especially for coastal cities adjacent to faults...

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...

Anouncement

[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...