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Clare Boothe Luce grant to support women undergraduate researchers in science, math, and engineering

The Henry Luce Foundation Clare Boothe Luce Program has awarded the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Grainger College of Engineering a $296,850 grant...

Kamalabadi leads $4.4 million NSF award to develop distributed space telescope

More than 91 million miles from Earth, the sun poses a mystery that has long stumped scientists and defies the laws of...

New understanding of condensation could lead to better power plant condenser, de-icing materials

For decades, it’s been understood that water repellency is needed for surfaces to shed condensation buildup – like the droplets of water...

Book chronicles history of gender-neutral pronouns, from Shakespeare to email

Email signatures are almost as likely to include the preferred gender pronouns of the senders as they are their names and titles....

New study examines mortality costs of air pollution in US

A team of University of Illinois researchers estimated the mortality costs associated with air pollution in the U.S. by developing and...

Ancient and modern intersect in ‘Hive’ exhibition at Krannert Art Museum

A new exhibition at Krannert Art Museum will be visible to the public 24/7. “Hive,” combining two 18-foot-tall inflatable sculptures and an immersive...

Program for parents aims to help youths with autism successfully transition to adulthood

A 12-week training program will be offered in Naperville, Illinois, for parents of youths and young adults with autism so they can...

Researchers gain control over internal structure of self-assembled composite materials

Composites made from self-assembling inorganic materials are valued for their unique strength and thermal, optical and magnetic properties. However, because self-assembly can...

Illinois music professor awarded NEH Fellowship

A University of Illinois music professor has been awarded a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship for 2019. The recipient, Christina Bashford,...

Unstoppable

Billy Dec owns restaurants, acts and produces movies, does podcasts with NBA stars, prepares meals on "The Today Show," hangs with David...

Parisa Tabriz, ’05 ENG, MS ’07 ENG, is Google’s Browser Boss

As a senior engineering director overseeing Google Chrome, Parisa Tabriz helps keep your computer safe against assaults by bedroom hackers, hostile...

Illinois is one of only two public schools to make the top 10 list for alumni members of this years’ Forbes 30 Under 30...

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign is one of only two public schools to make the top 10 institutions attended by the most members of the...

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...