blog postsA 57-year-old campus holiday tradition, live from Snyder HallDec 13, 2017 12:00 pm0 views From December 14 through 21, any time of day or night, you can request a holiday song and students in Snyder Hall will sing it to you over the phoneMuseum curator, art historian named Krannert Art Museum directorDec 12, 2017 2:15 pm0 views Jon Seydl, an art historian specializing in Italian Renaissance art, has been named the new director of Krannert Art Museum$7M gift will fund new facility for soccer, track and fieldDec 8, 2017 10:45 am0 views The new complex will be named Demirjian Park, in honor of a lead gift from the Demirjian family of Decatur, Ill. The project is scheduled for completion in spring, 2021Shukla, Holscher garner Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research AwardsDec 7, 2017 1:45 pm0 views Shukla was honored in the Nutrition and Healthy Foods category, Holscher in the Nutrition and Healthy Foods categoryHolscher receives prestigious research award for early-career innovation in nutritionDec 6, 2017 12:30 pm0 views The award provides a grant of nearly $600,000 to fund a project looking at diet, the human gastrointestinal microbiome, and metabolic health over the next three yearsKrannert Art Museum wins prestigious award, acquires 16th-century printDec 4, 2017 9:30 am0 views Krannert Art Museum has added a 16th-century print by Albrecht Durer – one of the world’s most skilled engravers – to its collection, thanks to an acquisition prize that provided fundsKrannert Art Museum to screen short films on World AIDS DayNov 27, 2017 12:00 pm3 views Krannert Art Museum will show seven short films about the impact of the AIDS crisis in black communities in recognition of World AIDS Day on Dec. 1Two Illinois faculty members elected AAAS FellowsNov 20, 2017 9:30 am0 views Statistics professor Douglas Simpson and animal biology professor Carla Caceres are new Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of ScienceFive Illinois researchers rank among world’s most influentialNov 17, 2017 9:45 am0 views The list recognizes leading researchers in the sciences and social sciences from around the world based on journal article publication and citation dataCollege of LAS student named Lincoln Academy Student LaureateNov 16, 2017 1:45 pm1 views Thomas Dowling, a double-major in political science and history, has been named the Lincoln Laureate from the University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignCangellaris named provostNov 15, 2017 10:00 am2 views Andreas Cangellaris, dean of the College of Engineering, will become vice chancellor for academic affairs and provost, pending approval by the University of Illinois Board of TrusteesIllinois a top choice for international students, leader in study abroadNov 15, 2017 9:15 am0 views According to the annual Open Doors Report on International Educational Exchange, Illinois is second in the country among public institutions in international student enrollment Dec. 1 deadline to apply to IllinoisNov 14, 2017 8:45 am0 views Freshman applicants can apply to Illinois in one of two ways: myIllini or Coalition. Check out the links hereBrazil scholars, leaders to discuss 'A turning point for Brazil'Nov 8, 2017 1:00 pm0 views At Illinois' 7th Lemann Dialogue, leading Brazilian public figures and international scholars will focus on turning points in the country’s politics, economy, and public policiesApply now: Carle Illinois College of MedicineNov 6, 2017 8:30 am5 views Carle Illinois College of Medicine is proud to offer full four-year scholarships to our inaugural class of future physician-innovators joining us in July 2018Paul Lauterbur to be inducted into Engineering & Science Hall of FameNov 3, 2017 4:15 pm546 views Paul C. Lauterbur, a chemistry professor and Nobel Prize winner, has been chosen to be inducted (posthumously) into the Engineering and Science Hall of Fame.Chancellor Jones' State of the University AddressNov 2, 2017 1:00 pm1243 views Read Chancellor Jones remarks reviewing the past year and discussing the next strategic plan being developed for the University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignEvents explore how technology, creativity interact to imagine the futureOct 25, 2017 9:45 am0 views Speculative Futures will bring artists together with technology innovators with the goal of sparking new creative projects at the intersection of computer science and science fictionSurveying the serpents of the BadlandsOct 24, 2017 10:45 am0 views Today, we are visiting a traditional snake hibernaculum – a rock outcrop on a butte in which generations of snakes have come to spend their wintersEnroll nowOct 20, 2017 7:15 pm1 views The winter online term offers you an opportunity to continue your education, persist toward graduation and learn valuable skills such as time management and goal setting.Illinois scientist named Packard FellowOct 18, 2017 12:45 pm0 views 'Her work is advancing our understanding of materials at the atomic scale, and she is a great inspiration and asset to our department.'New book explores chasing the American dream in rural trailer parksOct 16, 2017 12:45 pm0 views How the American housing dream in rural trailer parks is often just that—a dream— that is rarely realized by those working poor families who call these parks homeReport identifies factors associated with harassment, abuse in academic fieldworkOct 16, 2017 8:45 am2 views A new study draws on interviews of students who reported on their field-research experiences in the life, physical and social sciencesProminent Japanese cultural figures to visit Illinois' Japan HouseOct 12, 2017 11:45 am0 views 'To have these two incredibly important figures in Japanese culture here at events that are free and open to the public is amazing,' said Cynthia Voelkl, the assistant director of Japan House.Illinois Homecoming Week 2017Oct 12, 2017 10:30 am2 views Return to your campus, explore the University's 150 year history, and share your photos, memories and stories via social mediaHeart of Illinois Quad Festival FridayOct 10, 2017 11:45 am9 views Come out the Quad for activities, interactive booths, musical and theatrical performances, and grab free traditional fair foods as we celebrate Illlinois' SesquicentennialHealing Peter with T-shirts and silverOct 9, 2017 10:15 am0 views A goldendoodle named Peter gets special care for his infected wounds at the U. of I. College of Veterinary MedicineBrandon Lloyd grand marshal of 2017 Homecoming ParadeOct 6, 2017 2:15 pm6 views Former NFL and Illini football player Brandon Lloyd will serve as the grand marshal of this year’s Homecoming Parade on Friday, Oct. 27, from 6 to 7 p.m.Oct. 2 - 6 proclaimed Tutor Appreciation Week at IllinoisOct 2, 2017 5:00 pm91 views Chancellor Jones has proclaimed Oct. 2-6 as Tutor Appreciation Week to honor the professionals who staff and assist the university's tutoring and learning programs. September 18 to November 10Sep 27, 2017 7:00 am1 views The 2017 Campus Charitable Fund Drive kicks off September 18, 2017. Pledge your support today and make a donation. It's easy, and together we make a HUGE difference.