blog postsStudy: Action-oriented goals produce higher probability of purchases under tight deadlinesSep 9, 2019 8:00 am0 views If you want sell a product or service quickly, it helps to try a busy consumer, says new research co-written by U. of I. psychology professor Dolores Albarracin.Now Accepting Nominations for the Larine Y. Cowan Make a Difference AwardSep 5, 2019 2:45 pm351 views Consider nominating a person or organization that you feel has done an exceptional job in helping to make Illinois a more diverse and inclusive campus.Financial education programs, income-based repayment plans promote prosperitySep 5, 2019 1:30 pm0 views Research finds that young adults with student loans who participate in financial education programs become better financial managers who are able to build their personal wealth after college.Proctor & Gamble 'Smart Lab' opens at U of I Research ParkSep 5, 2019 1:15 pm4 views The Smart Lab will bring together interdisciplinary teams of students from a wide variety of backgrounds to rapidly prototype and innovate in the space of consumer insights.Minecraft-based programs inspire young minds to take on environmental challengesSep 4, 2019 3:45 pm0 views Big Ten Network (Sept. 3) Illinois Professor H. Chad Lane and his team are using the landmark open-world video game to captivate the scientists of tomorrow.Watch: Life Without IllinoisSep 4, 2019 2:00 pm9 views University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2019 PSA. A glimpse into a terrifying world Without Illinois... Special thanks to the Champaign County Humane SocietyWould changes to capital gains taxes spur the economy?Sep 4, 2019 10:30 am0 views Indexing capital gains to inflation could be a simple fix to stimulate a teetering economy, but several significant implementation hurdles remain, said Professor Richard Kaplan.Announcing the Illinois Global InstituteSep 4, 2019 10:30 am1 views The University of Illinois has created a new institute within the College of LAS to strengthen research, teaching, and outreach that deepens understanding of cultures and societies around the world.As an act of self-disclosure, workplace creativity can be risky businessSep 4, 2019 10:30 am0 views Business professor Jack Goncalo finds that being creative in the workplace is potentially fraught with peril because creativity itself is deeply personal.KAM's new installation: Art Since 1948Sep 4, 2019 9:45 am0 views Slideshow of some of the objects made since 1948 that are featured in Krannert Art Museum's latest installation.Football Game Week: Illinois at UConnSep 4, 2019 8:45 am0 views After a season-opening 42-3 rout of Akron at home, Illinois travels to Connecticut to face the Huskies on Saturday in East Hartford (2:30 CT on CBS Sports Network). $14.5 billion in relief payments help farmers weather Trump’s trade war with ChinaSep 3, 2019 1:30 pm0 views WGLT-FM (Sept. 3) 'To the average person, that strikes them as a lot of money, and it is,' says Illinois agricultural economist Scott Irwin. 'But it’s not making farmers wealthy right now.'Researchers develop technique to de-ice surfaces in secondsSep 3, 2019 1:15 pm1 views The method, which uses less than 1% of the energy and less than 0.01% of the time needed for traditional de-icing techniques, is published in the journal Applied Physics Letters. Epstein to miss remainder of 2019 seasonSep 3, 2019 8:30 am1 views Epstein led Illinois in rushing yards and yards per carry as a true freshman in 2017 and tied for the team lead in touchdowns. He became the fifth true freshman in program history to lead the team in rushing yards. Cargill opens UI Research Park facility to evaluate, address grain industry challengesAug 30, 2019 1:30 pm0 views Feed Navigator (Aug. 30) Cargill will employ Illinois students to address challenges facing global agriculture and food systems, including areas like feed monitoring and grain shipment tracking.Interested in Illinois? Come visit us!Aug 30, 2019 9:45 am1 views The best way to know if a school is for you is simply by being there. Visit and find out for yourself what it’s like to be an Illini. Illini Volleyball opens 2019 season against Tennessee tonightAug 30, 2019 9:15 am5 views The Illini travel to Knoxville to take on the Vols in their season opener on Friday (7 p.m.) before returning to Huff Hall for the 2019 home opener on Sunday (1 p.m.).Researchers develop tiny thermometer to take fast temperatures in cellsAug 29, 2019 2:15 pm1 views With a tiny new thermometer probe that can quickly measure temperature inside of a cell, Illinois researchers have illuminated a mysterious aspect of metabolism: heat generation.U of I study: pregnant women twice as likely to consider suicideAug 29, 2019 12:30 pm1 views WJBC-AM (Aug. 28) 'We found that nearly five percent of the women whom we sampled reported thoughts of death or thoughts of harm,' says Karen Tabb, a professor of social work at Illinois.Matsuri Festival at Japan House, September 8Aug 28, 2019 10:45 am18 views Japan House’s Matsuri Festival – an annual festival celebrating Japanese culture – will expand this year to include a recognition of Indian culture.Free e-book highlights profound effects of nature on learningAug 27, 2019 12:00 pm0 views The many ways putting children back in contact with nature could make them more successful in school and in life.Football Game Week: Illini vs. AkronAug 27, 2019 8:00 am10 views Illini Football opens the 2019 season against the Akron Zips Saturday at Memorial Stadium (11 a.m. CT)Study: Combining broccoli, broccoli sprouts may double anti-cancer benefitsAug 26, 2019 2:15 pm0 views The Epoch Times (Aug. 26) Illinois food science and human nutrition professor Elizabeth Jeffery says three to five servings of broccoli per week provides cancer-prevention benefits.Friday: Virtual Reality Demo DayAug 26, 2019 10:30 am2 views Experience immersive programs simulating archaeological digs, anatomy visualizations, 3D art and modeling, 360 Videos, Google Earth, games, and more at sites across campus.Watch Chancellor Jones's Welcome Back message 2019Aug 26, 2019 9:30 am6 views Chancellor Jones becomes an i-Guide to welcome you to the Fall semester at Illinois.Illini Soccer starts season 2-0 with Sunday win over DaytonAug 26, 2019 8:45 am3 views Junior Hope Breslin started the scoring for Illinois. Senior Arianna Veland converted a penalty kick for a 2-0 Illini lead, and freshman Eileen Murphy also netted her first career goal.New technique gives polyurethane waste a second lifeAug 26, 2019 8:30 am1 views A team at the University of Illinois has developed a method to break down polyurethane waste and turn it into other useful products.Would cutting payroll taxes help prevent recession?Aug 26, 2019 8:00 am0 views Cutting the payroll tax could represent the middle-class tax cut that Trump campaigned on, said University of Illinois law professor and tax expert Richard L. Kaplan.Flatlands Dance Film Festival to screen documentary on flamenco dancer, short filmsAug 23, 2019 12:00 pm0 views The Flatlands Dance Film Festival will screen the documentary “La Chana” about a Spanish flamenco dancer on its opening night, Aug. 30. Illini Soccer pushes past Ramblers for season-opening victoryAug 23, 2019 8:45 am1 views Fighting Illini soccer defeated Loyola University Chicago, 3-1, on Thursday to open the 2019 campaign in style.