blog postsPaul Lauterbur to be inducted into Engineering & Science Hall of FameNov 3, 2017 4:15 pm548 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 pm1251 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.Allerton Music Barn Festival to feature music of Dizzy Gillespie, Broadway showSep 26, 2017 9:45 am0 views Allerton Park’s century-old restored Dutch hay barn offers a unique performance space for the annual Allerton Music Barn Festival.Library acquires papers of Third World Press and its founder, poet Haki MadhubutiSep 25, 2017 10:45 am4 views 'This acquisition reflects our deep commitment to modern poetry...a commitment to Illinois poetry in particular, and it documents an important movement on the South Side of Chicago.'West Coast 'imagining' tour helps plan for Siebel Center for DesignSep 19, 2017 11:45 am1 views Last month, Andy Singer and David Weightman took a West Coast tour of some well-known university design centers prior to construction of the $48 million Siebel Center for DesignSusan Martinis named interim vice chancellor for researchSep 17, 2017 12:15 pm15 views 'Professor Martinis is a groundbreaking researcher, a decorated teacher and one of the most respected academic administrators on the campus.'Illinois BTN producer wins Emmy for Tim Nugent documentarySep 14, 2017 1:00 pm193 views Alison Davis Wood's writing was recognized with a Mid-America Emmy Award for The Game Changer, the story of Illinois accessibility pioneer Tim NugentThis is a guitar? Yep. See it played at Ellnora: The Guitar FestivalSep 14, 2017 11:45 am0 views A one-of-a-kind electric console guitar created by steel guitar performer Letritia Kandle in the 1930s will be demonstrated and on display at ELLNORA: The Guitar Festival.Campus sets new marks for undergraduate enrollment, diversitySep 13, 2017 11:00 am1 views The new freshman class is again among the 10 largest in the country and continues to become more diverseVet Med Open House: A fun day this SundaySep 12, 2017 9:45 am1 views On Sunday, October 1, teh College of Veterinary Medicine will have more than 40 exhibits and demos, and lots of animals to see. It's free and open to the publicPulitzer Prize-winning author to deliver Mortenson Distinguished LectureSep 11, 2017 9:45 am0 views Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen will talk about war, forced migration and refugees when he gives the 27th Annual Mortenson Distinguished LectureTurkey TangoSep 10, 2017 10:00 am0 views What we had witnessed was a pair of sibling males fighting for dominance.Visit the New American Welcome Center during Welcoming WeekSep 9, 2017 12:30 pm16 views The New American Welcome Center at the University Y helps immigrants integrate into our society and prepares receiving communities in this area to be welcoming and inclusiveFinal candidates for Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost announcedSep 8, 2017 10:00 am8 views The final candidates for Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs and Provost will be giving public presentations in September and October. Relationship science: How couples can keep moving forwardSep 7, 2017 1:15 pm0 views Brian Ogolsky, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, researches romantic relationship maintenance.Campus landmark renovated: Natural History Building reopensAug 29, 2017 11:30 am0 views $70 million renovation transformed the Natural History Building into both a beautiful space filled with interesting display cases, and a 21st century learning spaceBook celebrates planning, building of University of Illinois campusAug 28, 2017 10:30 am1 views When the University of Illinois was established, its physical presence consisted of 10 acres for its main campus and a single five-story building. Today it's 4,550 acres (excluding farms) and 647 buildings.