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Study tracks elephant tusks from 16th century shipwreck

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — In 1533, the Bom Jesus – a Portuguese trading vessel carrying 40 tons of cargo including gold, silver, copper...
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NPR: Supreme Court backs a high school coach’s right to pray on the 50-yard line

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[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...

Alumnus values relationships built along the way

Wigginton serves as president of National Civil Rights Museum From academia to public service, Russell Wigginton (PhD; ’01; history) has led a...