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Illinois International News is a collection of globally-focused blogs and stories from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.

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  • Illinois, Univ. of Birmingham announce 2024-2025 BRIDGE Seed Fund Recipients

    The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and the University of Birmingham are thrilled to announce the recipients of the Birmingham-Illinois Partnership for Discovery, Engagement, and Education (BRIDGE) Seed Fund Grant for the 2024-2025 Academic Year. 

  • Birmingham-Illinois “BRIDGE” Alliance marks tenth year of collaboration with $600,000 investment in joint research

    The University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and the University of Birmingham are tripling their investment in their partnership to develop new signature research collaborations.

  • 2024 Sheth Distinguished Alumni Lecture on April 18: From The Margins to Mainstream: Lessons On Leadership From A Small State

    The Madhuri and Jagdish N. Sheth International Alumni Award for Exceptional Achievement rececipt, Dr. Mohamad Maliki Osman, will give a lecture titled "From The Margins to Mainstream: Lessons On Leadership From A Small State" on April 18, 2024, at 12:00 PM in the Illini Union, Room 104.

  • 2023/24 International Achievement Award Recipients Announced

    The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Illinois International Programs are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2023/24 International Achievement Awards.

  • BRIDGE Spotlight: Introducing BRIDGE Water Fellow Prof. Sophie Comer-Warner

    Sophie Comer-Warner is an assistant professor of Aquatic Biogeochemistry and the current BRIDGE Fellow in Water Sciences from the University of Birmingham (UoB). 

    BRIDGE is an acronym for the Birmingham-Illinois Partnership for Discovery, Engagement and Education. It’s the framework for the strategic partnership between the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and UoB.  

  • Second part of online symposium called 'Let the Research Speak' slated for March 20

    The University of the West Indies in Mona, Jamaica (UWI), and the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) will cohost an online roundtable discussion with researchers from both institutions on March 20.

  • Global Relations set to host Australian Deputy Consul General Emma Buckham March 27

    Australian Deputy Consul General Emma Buckham will visit our campus on March 27.

  • UI System/UNAM issue joint call for proposals

    The University of Illinois System and the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) have established a joint seed research grants program for one year, starting with the academic year 2024-25. This program will fund projects in three thematic areas: Food and Health; Water; Energy.

  • ISSS, UIPD issue scam safety steps amid recent scam reports

    International Student and Scholar Services (ISSS) and the University of Illinois Police Department (UIPD) issued a scam alert, warning students of the potential harm targeting them.

  • UIUC among top American universities visiting 26 educational institutions in India

    The IIE Leadership Delegation to India from February 25 to March 2 would have representations from California State University, Long Beach; University of California, Berkeley; DePaul University; University of California, Davis; East Tennessee State University; University of Houston; Florida International University; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign; Michigan State University; University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Mississippi State University; University of Missouri; Montclair State University; University of Rochester; Oklahoma State University; University of Tulsa and Rutgers University.