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Opportunities for studying abroad during the pandemic

Since 2020, people all over the world have been affected by the Virus. Whether it is work, education, or life, we have...

NPR: Where Is It Safe To Reopen Schools? New Research Offers Answers

Since the beginning of this pandemic, experts and educators have feared that open schools would spread the coronavirus further, which is why...

CNN: What to expect at the first ever all-digital CES 2021

New York (CNN Business)Disinfectant gadgets, next-generation fitness equipment and robots that help you cook dinner. Those are a few...

NPR: How Will Climate And Health Policy Look Under Biden?

Today, something special...an episode of The NPR Politics Podcastwe think you might appreciate. Our colleagues take a look at Joe Biden's approach to...

AP: Safety issues mount as skiers hit backcountry in pandemic

On March 14, Colorado’s governor issued an executive order shutting down ski resorts across the state. The coronavirus had arrived and was...

NPR: For Scientists Who Study Virus Transmission, 2020 Was A Watershed Year

When Linsey Marr looks back at the beginning of 2020, what strikes her is how few people in the world really understood...

BBC: ‘Yes, people have Zoom fatigue but it’s not our fault’

Aparna Bawa says that she and fellow Zoom executives were so busy earlier this year that they had to take turns to...

NPR: How To Make A New Year’s Resolution

2020 has been a disaster for meeting new people, which is why Per Carlbring's New Year's resolution is to spend next year...

NPR: ‘Trusted Messengers, Trusted Messages’: How To Overcome Vaccine Hesitancy

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services booked an unusual guest interviewer for one of its public health events this fall: Shulem...

NPR: In Pandemic, The Most Wonderful Time For Christmas Songs Turned Out To Be … In July

When listeners in Fort Wayne, Indiana, tuned into Majic 95.1 in July, they heard something both unexpected and all-too-familiar. The station was...

AP: Right at Home: Resetting for a new year with soothing decor

After an anxiety-filled 2020 and during the continuing pandemic, many of us are looking to our homes for nearly everything: a place...

CNN: Holiday gift guide: Ethical luxuries for conscientious shoppers

For many of us, the holidays will look a little different this year. There may be no big family gatherings to plan,...

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[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...