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Krannert Center Costume Shop Coordinating Community Gown and Mask-Making for Local Healthcare Organizations

Urbana, IL—Krannert Center for the Performing Arts is joining the Grainger College of Engineering, Carle Illinois College of Medicine Health Maker Lab, and numerous other units at...

BBC: Rainbows as signs of thank you, hope and solidarity

Since the lockdowns in Europe started in March, colourful images of rainbows have appeared in windows across the globe. Gaia Vince looks...

New study shows how oxygen transfer is altered in diseased lung tissue

 A multidisciplinary team of researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has developed tiny sensors that measure oxygen transport in...

How should we talk about our relative risk for COVID-19?

A key message coming through about COVID-19 is that older folks face much greater danger. But what might that suggest to the...

Illinois students honored with Goldwater scholarships

University of Illinois juniors Sriyankari Chitti and William Lyon were awarded Barry M. Goldwater scholarships for their potential to contribute to the advancement of...

How to foster children’s learning while sheltering at home

Parents sheltering at home with their kids sometimes struggle to foster their children’s continued engagement with learning. Eva Pomerantz, a professor of psychology at the...

Paper: Timely preventative efforts better than mitigation during early stages of outbreak

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — During the early stages of an infectious disease outbreak, channeling resources toward the prevention of disease spread through testing,...

Is it safe to fly during the coronavirus pandemic?

What kinds of health screening measures, if any, have been put into place in U.S. airports? Given the long asymptomatic incubation time...

Physical force alone spurs gene expression, study reveals

Cells will ramp up gene expression in response to physical forces alone, a new study finds. Gene activation, the first step...

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[Urbana] Play Day in the Park

Thursday, August 11, 5:30-7 pm At Crestview ParkAll Ages & Abilities The Urbana Park District Staff will be bringing the fun...

[Urbana] Sign up for fall youth soccer!

Special discount if you sign up by August 8. More information, including how to register, at: https://bit.ly/3oAfPiA

[Urbana] Outdoor Free Fitness in the Park

Are you looking for ways to stay fit and active this summer? Check out our FREE outdoor fitness programs that you can enjoy all...

[Urbana] Crystal Lake Park Art Fair

Saturday August 6, 10 am - 4 pmBetween Crystal Lake Park Family Aquatic Center and Anita Purves Nature Center (1505 N Broadway)