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Investigative journalist John Carreyrou to speak at Purdue

John Carreyrou, the reporter who extensively covered the news scandal involving Theranos and its founder/CEO Elizabeth Holmes, will speak in a 5...

Team discovers invasive-native crayfish hybrids in Missouri

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — In a study of crayfish in the Current River in southeastern Missouri, researchers discovered – almost by chance –...

Center for Children’s Books examines Newbery Medal’s history, legacy

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Newbery Medal – the oldest and most prestigious children’s literature award – is celebrating its 100th anniversary.

Newborns impacted by moms’ lack of health literacy

Healthy mom, healthy baby.  The concept sounds simple enough but a recent Northwestern Medicine study found the level of health literacy...

New book explores political secrecy among ordinary Americans in today’s divisive culture

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — In a rural community in East Texas, a group of women decided to meet in secret to discuss politics,...

Illinois theatre season reimagines the American story

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The theatre department at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will produce a season of plays that offer a fresh look at the American...

Studying abroad in 2021, the restart of the “diversified” era

"Starting from Beijing, after a month of long visa waiting, crowded check-in, flying, transfer, and entry, I finally arrived in Boston." This...

Paper: ‘Autonomous help-seeking’ on the job pays dividends for workers

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — In the modern workplace, the mechanics of seeking help on the job aren’t clearly understood by managers or employees,...

Wu earns NIH Director’s New Innovator Award

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Nicholas Wu, a professor of biochemistry at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, has received a National Institutes of Health Director’s New...