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NPR: What’s your attachment style? Take this quiz to find out

How do you feel when your partner doesn't respond to your text right away? Is it easy for you to express your...

What explains the continuing appeal of Super Bowl advertisements?

NBC, the network broadcasting Super Bowl LVI, has sold every in-game time slot for advertisements, including multiple spots for a record-high $7...

How can Illinois address the problem of PFAS pollution?

Editor’s note: Following action by the federal Environmental Protection Agency, the state of Illinois is investigating the occurrence of per- and polyfluoroalkyl...

How vulnerable to inflation are the finances of older adults?

With consumer prices rising at the fastest pace in almost four decades, older adults face the risk of having their retirement income...

What are the consequences for US interests in Russia-Ukraine conflict?

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”...

How do we define what happened on Jan. 6, 2021?

The Cline Center for Advanced Social Research’s Coup D’état Project categorized the storming of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, as an attempted...

Penn-led nonprofit helps students with career advancement

Minakshi Mangal, a senior at the Wharton School and social media analyst of HowToStudent, discusses the platform’s mission of assisting high school...

BBC: The surprising psychology behind mastering a new skill

It's easy to believe that elite performers like Serena Williams or Simone Biles must be naturals who possess a gift that can't...

Does our place in society influence how we respond to COVID-19 protocol?

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign electrical and computer engineering professor Lav Varshney is a co-author of a new study that explores how social capital influences choices regarding COVID-19 mitigation...

How can we identify, respond to pandemic-triggered mental health crises?

Editor’s note: Tara L. Powell is a professor of social work at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign who researches the impact of disasters on youths, health...

Will unionization push among retail workers continue in 2022?

In a potential watershed moment for organized labor and fast food workers, employees at a Starbucks in Buffalo, New York, voted 19-8...

How does society impact the benefits and challenges of technology?

Technology is a big part of life in India. For example, street vendors and rickshawallahs use cellphones, the internet and Aadhar cards...

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...