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Saving an endangered breed of donkey

URBANA, Ill. – Nothing I’ve read about the Baudet du Poitou donkeys prepares me for my first sight of them. They are...

Great timing, supercomputer upgrade lead to successful forecast of volcanic eruption

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. —  In the fall of 2017, geology professor Patricia Gregg and her team had just set up a new volcanic forecasting modeling program on...

Disruptive ideas needed to achieve sustainable flight by 2050

Aerospace engineers don’t know the exact configuration and performance of a jet airplane powered by liquid hydrogen, but they do know that...

Fulmer selected School of Labor and Employment Relations dean

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Ingrid S. Fulmer will be the next dean of the School of Labor and Employment Relations at the University of Illinois...

University of Illinois dining and building workers vote to allow September strike

URBANA — Service workers at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign are willing to strike in September after their current contract expires.

Lake Michigan water-level rise affects inland waterways, study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — 2020 marked Lake Michigan’s highest water level in 120 years, experts said, and climate variance makes future water levels...

Champaign Public Library appoints Brittany Millington as library director

On June 1, the Champaign Public Library will welcome its new director – its former deputy director who has more than 17...

Yankee Ridge hosts Urbana French immersion program

URBANA – Students learn in both French and English at Yankee Ridge Elementary School on the south side of Urbana.

Faculty members honored with Campus Awards for Excellence in Faculty Leadership

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Four University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign faculty members were honored with the 2022 Campus Awards for Excellence in Faculty Leadership.

Black-hole image sheds light on Milky Way mysteries

The first image of our Galaxy’s supermassive black hole, released earlier this month, has already begun to explain some enduring mysteries about the...

Producers and consumers must share burden of global plastic packaging waste

URBANA, Ill. – Plastic packaging waste is everywhere. Our plastic bottles, food wrappings, and grocery bags litter the landscape and pollute the...

NCSA Awards 2022 Fiddler Innovation Fellowship

The National Center for Supercomputing Applications is proud to announce Gabe Tavas as the latest recipient of the $10,000 Fiddler Innovation Fellowship for developing...

Anouncement

Provost Cangellaris leaving Illinois to lead Saudi Arabian university

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost Andreas C. Cangellaris will leave the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in August...

[Illinois] Dump and Run

Dump and Run keeps over 30 tons of used, quality goods out of Champaign-Urbana’s dumpsters and landfills each year. This project reduces litter and...

[Urbana] Power of Parks 5k

Run Your Race: July 18 - July 29Any Location | All Ages | FREE CODE: 675 | REGULAR CODE: 676Register NOW through...

[Illinois] Get Ready for #WelcomingWeek2022

Get ready for #WelcomingWeek2022!Whether you’re an organization, individual, or local government, you can participate in the 10-year anniversary...