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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...

Study: ‘Value instantiation’ key to luxury brands’ embrace of corporate social responsibility

Luxury brands and corporate social responsibility initiatives make for unlikely bedfellows – the former with their self-enhancement values, the latter with its...

New compounds block master regulator of cancer growth, metastasis

Scientists have developed new drug compounds that thwart the pro-cancer activity of FOXM1, a transcription factor that regulates the activity of dozens...

Illinois student’s puzzle to appear in The New York Times

University of Illinois student Adam Aaronson created Saturday’s crossword puzzle in The New York Times to include several interesting and fun words...

For CRISPR, tweaking DNA fragments before inserting yields highest efficiency rates yet

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — University of Illinois researchers achieved the highest reported rates of inserting genes into human cells with the CRISPR-Cas9 gene-editing...

Caffeine may offset some health risks of diets high in fat, sugar

A new study in rats suggests that caffeine may offset some of the negative effects of an obesogenic diet by reducing the...

Anouncement

Chicago In Tune music festival is Aug. 19 – Sept. 19

Make plans to experience Chicago In Tune, a new citywide festival (Aug. 19 – Sept. 19) that celebrates music in the key...

[Champaign] Immigrant Back-to-School Resource Fair

Local immigrant-serving organizations hosting back-to-school resource fair with free food, school supplies, and COVID-19 vaccination clinic CHAMPAIGN, IL --...

[Champaign] Campustown Pub Tour

Thursday, July 22 at 5:30 PM at Murphy's Pub Grab some friends and explore Campustown pubs on the 13...

[Urbana] Run the Power of Parks 5k during July

Run a 5k race at your own pace during the month of July at the Urbana Park District Power of Parks 5k.