blog postsAmerican Legion to establish post at IllinoisFeb 8, 2019 10:00 am0 views The new post will honor of the late Shawna Morrison, the first female Illinois National Guard member killed during Operation Iraqi Freedom and an Illinois student at the time of her deathImmersive photojournalist shares stories, work with campusFeb 4, 2019 9:00 am0 views Journalism invited Chris Capozziello to teach a class this spring, 'Photojournalism and Society'. Several public events in February will give everyone a chance to see his work, hear his storiesTroubled waters: The dangers facing the world's major riversJan 18, 2019 4:45 pm0 views 'Prioritizing the fate of the world’s great river corridors on an international political stage is imperative,' writes geology professor Jim BestDiscovering a wonderlandJan 3, 2019 4:30 pm0 views English professor explores the history of expeditions to AntarcticaPets and holiday decorations don’t mixDec 20, 2018 12:15 pm0 views 'Animals will investigate anything new in their environment,' says veterinary toxicologist Michael Biehl. The problem is - they 'investigate' with their mouths.Illinois, French partners digitizing Proust's lettersDec 6, 2018 2:15 pm2 views Illinois researchers have created a website to make thousands of letters written by Marcel Proust available to the publicInmates, shelter dogs get second chance, benefit veteransNov 13, 2018 11:15 am0 views When the dogs graduate the training program at the correctional center, they are given, free of charge, to veterans who have applied to adopt themIllinois slavery book author to speak Nov. 8 as part of bicentennial seriesNov 1, 2018 2:15 pm1 views M. Scott Heerman’s book on the move from slavery to freedom in Illinois will be the subject of a lecture by the author, part of a series commemorating the state’s bicentennialPasses for revamped Roger Ebert’s Film Festival go on sale Nov. 1Oct 30, 2018 11:30 am0 views The film festival founded by Roger Ebert will return in April for its 21st year, screening the same number of films, but on a shorter schedule2018-19 Winter CoursesOct 17, 2018 12:15 pm1 views Illinois Online will be offering short-format online courses to current undergraduate students and non-degree students from around the globe this winterStudy shows U of I's strong ROI for state and studentsSep 27, 2018 3:15 pm2 views Every taxpayer dollar invested in the U of I System nets $2.40, or a 6.4 percent annual return over the course of students’ lifetimes, according to the studyFuture Environments: What contaminants are in your home?Sep 1, 2018 1:30 pm0 views Professor Susan Schantz warns how common chemicals around the house can impact human development, and what you can do to protect yourself and your familyDo food pantry environments encourage healthy food choices? New tool can assessJun 23, 2018 1:30 pm0 views Could improving the consumer nutrition environment of food pantries—placement of items, food choices, freshness, availability of nutritional information, etc.— help people make healthier choices?Artists at Krannert Art Museum want you to use your ears as well as your eyesApr 3, 2018 4:45 am1 views Artists Basel Abbas and Ruanne Abou-Rahme will talk about the importance of sound in their work, including an exhibition currently at Krannert Art MuseumHelp a tick-tracking initiative combat tickborne disease this springMar 29, 2018 11:15 am3 views As the 2018 tick season gets under way, Illinois researchers are launching a surveillance program to learn more about where, when Illinoisans are encountering ticksChoose from over 350 course sectionsMar 17, 2018 10:30 am1 views Are you travelling, returning home, or working at an internship this summer? Take challenging, high-demand courses in an online format from anywhere in the worldIllinois Open House Weekend, March 9 & 10Feb 21, 2018 3:30 pm659 views The University of Illinois welcomes thousands of students to campus for open house events in the College of Engineering, College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences, and several other campus units.Illinois Summit on Diversity in Psychological ScienceFeb 12, 2018 9:45 am1 views The goal of this Summit is to set a new agenda for research in psychological science that will transform the way we think about diversity, its context in the academy, societyWhen trauma touches the classroom: Workshops train teachers to offer hopeFeb 13, 2018 4:00 pm2 views Eighty percent of children receive no mental health services, and among those who do, most receive the services at school35th Insect Fear Film Festival: TicksFeb 6, 2018 10:15 am2 views The 35th Insect Fear Film Festival will focus on a creature that is important for humans to understand but that is not actually an insect at allArt and music harmonize at Art Remastered performances at Krannert Art MuseumFeb 12, 2018 9:30 am0 views Local musicians composed new songs in response to a piece of art at the museum, then perform them next to the artwork. The museum will host an Art Remastered event Feb. 23Third bird with lead poisoning arrives at Wildlife ClinicFeb 8, 2018 4:15 pm0 views 'It is very unusual to have received a third lead-positive bald eagle in just over two weeks—and the second one to have extremely high lead levels.' Neither of the others survivedFebruary Dance to reflect recent crisis responsesJan 26, 2018 9:45 am0 views February Dance will include performances that explore responses to crisis, look at protest in an airport setting and celebrate the music of Tom PettyFree, online, discipline-spanning conference. 2/28 – 3/2Jan 19, 2018 9:45 am0 views Join this cutting-edge, 100% online discussion of new advancements, practices and challenges inherent to eHealth and communicationDark Energy Survey data processed by NCSA now available to all scientistsJan 10, 2018 2:15 pm0 views DES announced first major release of data: Information on more than 400 million astronomical objects, from distant galaxies to stars in the Milky WayTop Stories for 2017: Blue Waters' billion dollar return to Illinois' economyDec 28, 2017 9:45 am2 views In May, NCSA released a study detailing the current and projected economic impact of its Blue Waters project on Illinois' economyU of I librarian to help Puerto Rican libraries with disaster recoveryDec 21, 2017 4:15 pm0 views Collections care coordinator Miriam Centeno will spend two weeks in January in Puerto Rico helping librarians assess and repair damage to their collections from Hurricane MariaISEE's guide to 10 last-minute environmentally friendly giftsDec 12, 2017 10:30 am1 views Ten holiday gift ideas that won’t take much time but will make a statement about your commitment to the environment, from Illinois' Institue for Sustainability, Energy and EnvironmentPodcast addict? Subscribe to these podcasts by Illinois researchers, alumniDec 8, 2017 11:45 am797 views If you’re a podcast fanatic and looking for something new to listen to, read about a few podcasts created by Illinois faculty members and researchers, produced by Illinois alumni or hosted by Illinois students and staff. Organizations partner with Illinois Extension to combat malnutrition in seniorsDec 6, 2017 9:45 am1 views Seniors may face emotional barriers to nutrition. 'Eating alone is one of the biggest risk factors, (and) 42.3 percent of Illinois seniors live by themselves'