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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...

Three Illinois faculty members elected to National Academy of Sciences

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Three University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign professors have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences, one of the highest professional...

COVID-19 mobility restrictions effective for short duration, study finds

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Attempts at restricting people’s mobility to control the spread of COVID-19 may be effective only for a short period,...

Four Illinois faculty members elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign College of Education Dean James Anderson, physics professor Nadya Mason and chemistry professors Nancy Makri and Kenneth Schweizer have been elected to the American Academy of Arts and...

Pondering a university’s ecological impact

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – It’s a cool spring morning as I stare at the patchwork of colorful leaves and blossoms on the trees...

Expert: Public school speech case is potential watershed moment for cyberbullying

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A U.S. Supreme Court case set for oral argument next week will be a major test of the First...

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.