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Antibodies from original strain COVID-19 infection don’t bind to variants, study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — People infected with the original strain of the virus that causes COVID-19 early in the pandemic produced a consistent...

Petrino’s Late FG Lifts Maryland Over Illinois 20-17

CHAMPAIGN — Joseph Petrino kicked a 32-yard field goal as time expired to lift Maryland over Illinois 20-17.  

Ultrathin self-healing polymers create new, sustainable water-resistant coatings

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Researchers have found a way to make ultrathin surface coatings robust enough to survive scratches and dings. The new...

New book examines race’s impact in school choice movement

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Embraced by parents, billionaire philanthropists and politicians on both sides of the aisle as a cornerstone of freedom and...

Krannert Art Museum hosts retrospective of photographer Hal Fischer

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A retrospective of the work of photographer Hal Fischer, an alumnus of the School of Art and Design at the University of...

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 –...

Anouncement

Urbana Park District hiring head coach and assistant coach for Tiger Sharks swim team!

Urbana Park District is hiring one head coach and an assistant coach for the year-round Tiger Shark swim team. The...

[Champaign] Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk or Treat on October 27!

We're excited to join with Champaign Park District and Marketplace Mall for this new event. The Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk...

It’s the Great C-U Pumpkin Hunt, 2021!

ALL OCTOBER You can hunt for pumpkins all over Champaign and Urbana this October during the Great Pumpkin Hunt.

[Champaign] Police Search For Killer Of Champaign Teenager

CHAMPAIGN – Police in Champaign are still searching for the person who shot and killed a Centennial High School student.