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Singapore is becoming a new destination for studying abroad

Recently, Singapore has become a new destination for many students to study abroad. This is due to their advantageous geographical location, complete...

Can people take a livestock drug to treat a deadly virus?

Demand has surged for ivermectin, a drug widely given to horses and cows to treat worms and other parasitic infections, as a...

BBC: Tokyo Paralympics: A ‘different’ Games but Paralympians still hope to shine

The Tokyo Paralympics get under way on Tuesday, with Covid-19 cases rising in Japan and all parties acknowledging that there is still...

What’s next for Afghanistan?

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign political science professor Nicholas Grossman is the author of “Drones and Terrorism: Asymmetric Warfare and the Threat to Global Security”...

What is the charm of the world’s number one university for ten consecutive years?

QS, Quacquarelli Symonds, a higher education research institution, recently released the 2022 QS World University Rankings. In this ranking, the Massachusetts Institute...

VOA: The Costs of War

The war in Afghanistan has had high costs for the United States in terms of lives lost, troops deployed and dollars spent.

NPR: School Is In Session: How Have Students Fared?

Students are going back to school and this time, many of them to a physical classroom for the first time in over...

What impact do the Olympics and mass-sporting events have on public health?

Mikihiro Sato is a professor of recreation, sport and tourism at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign whose research focuses...

NPR: New To Investing? Here Are Some Common Mistakes To Avoid And Tips To Follow

Millions of Americans have started investing during the pandemic. And while the market has started to get a bit wobbly lately, stocks...

Should the government implement a vaccine passport system?

Jacob S. Sherkow is a professor of law and an affiliate of the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology at the University...

NPR: Families Splurge On Clothes And Electronics In Likely Record Back-To-School Spree

Susan Curp was on a quick run to the store when her 13-year-old daughter spotted something she couldn't pass up: back-to-school sales....

What are the implications of the recent Supreme Court public school speech case?

The U.S. Supreme Court case Mahanoy Area School District v. B.L. was framed as a major test of the social media free-speech...

Anouncement

Urbana Park District hiring head coach and assistant coach for Tiger Sharks swim team!

Urbana Park District is hiring one head coach and an assistant coach for the year-round Tiger Shark swim team. The...

[Champaign] Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk or Treat on October 27!

We're excited to join with Champaign Park District and Marketplace Mall for this new event. The Halloween Masquerade Car Parade and Trunk...

It’s the Great C-U Pumpkin Hunt, 2021!

ALL OCTOBER You can hunt for pumpkins all over Champaign and Urbana this October during the Great Pumpkin Hunt.

[Champaign] Police Search For Killer Of Champaign Teenager

CHAMPAIGN – Police in Champaign are still searching for the person who shot and killed a Centennial High School student.