blog postsStudy provides video evidence of parental infanticide in a grassland bird speciesApr 20, 2018 9:30 am0 views When baby birds go missing from their nests, it's usually chalked up to predation. But in rare cases, it can be infanticide. That behavior has been documented in dickcissels for the first timeSiebel Center for Design groundbreaking, April 24Apr 16, 2018 11:15 am214 views The 59,000 square-foot building will be located between Huff Hall and the Art and Design Building. Construction is expected to be completed in early 2020‘Ebertfest’ adds musical performance to follow final film ‘Rumble’Apr 10, 2018 9:00 am0 views 'Rumble' chronicles the little-known role of Native Americans in American popular music. The film will be followed by a performance by artist Pura Fe, who appears in the filmMake your plans for Moms Weekend, April 13 - 15Apr 9, 2018 8:30 am0 views Make your Mom's weekend! Take her to some of the fun events scheduled this Friday through SundayWashington University expert on religion, politics to give Thulin Lecture in ReligionApr 5, 2018 8:45 am1 views Professor R. Marie Griffith will talk about political and religious disagreements surrounding sex‘Chancellor’s Critical Conversations’ series kicks off with native imagery discussionApr 4, 2018 7:30 pm10 views Two separate discussions on native imagery and free speech will be the first installments of the 'Chancellor’s Critical Conversations' series Artists at Krannert Art Museum want you to use your ears as well as your eyesApr 3, 2018 4:45 am0 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 MuseumGeography professor awarded Guggenheim FellowshipApr 2, 2018 9:00 am1 views Geography professor Jesse Ribot studies the politics of resource access, subnational democracy and climate-related vulnerabilityThis is Grad Student Appreciation WeekApr 2, 2018 8:45 am0 views There are events all week to celebrate the contributions of Illinois' 12,000 graduate students‘Gathering’ concert series features new music to celebrate sesquicentennialMar 29, 2018 9:30 am2 views The Illinois Wind Symphony and Chamber Singers premiered the piece at Chicago Symphony Center, and will perform it April 14 at NYC’s Lincoln Center and April 21 at KCPAEbertfest adds 'The Big Lebowski' to lineup, with 'The Dude' as guestMar 29, 2018 9:00 am0 views 'Lebowski' joins four other announced films. The rest of the lineup will be announced next weekSwitzky named first director of Siebel Center for DesignMar 29, 2018 8:45 am1 views Rachel Switzky, an executive director at international design and consulting firm IDEO, has been selected to be the inaugural director of the Siebel Center for DesignInterdisciplinary theater piece gives glimpse into world of quantum physicsMar 28, 2018 8:45 am1 views 'Quantum Voyages,' an interdisciplinary theater piece created by U of I physics and theatre professors, gives a glimpse into the strange world of quantum physicsJoin the celebration at one of these eventsMar 26, 2018 9:45 am0 views International Week is an annual week-long series of cultural, academic, and recreational activities designed to highlight our global campus to the whole community. Horseshoes is not a game to farriersMar 19, 2018 12:30 pm2 views Did you know that Illinois is one of the only major US universities with a full-service farrier training program? See the videoCarle Illinois College of Medicine offers admission to its first 32 studentsMar 15, 2018 4:00 pm0 views From more than 1,000 applicants, these 32 individuals have been identified as potential future physician-innovators who will excel in this unique engineering-infused curriculumEntrepreneur, UI grad Max Levchin to deliver commencement addressMar 15, 2018 10:00 am0 views Levchin is co-founder of PayPal, former chairman of the board of Yelp, and currently the CEO, founder of the consumer-financing platform Affirm. He graduated from the U. of I. in 199721st Century University and Research for the Public GoodMar 14, 2018 10:45 am2 views Experts in health care; food, energy and water systems; technology; criminal justice; and other areas consider what it means for research to serve the public good in the 21st centuryU of I hosts conferences on hunger for university presidents, student leadersMar 13, 2018 9:45 am0 views University presidents, student leaders from throughout the U.S. will share ideas, best practices to fight world hunger in overlapping conferences this week at Illinois20th Ebertfest to open with 'The Fugitive,' feature guest Ava DuVernayMar 12, 2018 8:00 am7 views Ebert called 'The Fugitive' '...one of the best entertainments of the year' when it opened 25 years ago, and its director, Andrew Davis, will be a festival guestStay informed through our Parent Programs officeMar 6, 2018 1:30 pm95 views Sign up for the newsletter created specially for parents, and get information related to the Graduate Employees strike Campustown road construction projects resume March 5Feb 27, 2018 4:00 pm0 views On Monday, March 5 work will begin on the 2018 phases of the MCORE Project Charles Slichter, NMR pioneer & National Medal of Science winner, dies at 94Feb 27, 2018 10:45 am0 views Professor emeritus of physics and chemistry's contributions to condensed matter physics and chemistry earned the National Medal of Science in 2007Illinois professor uses big data to research history of gender in fictionFeb 27, 2018 8:00 am0 views Number of women writing works of fiction dropped dramatically from the mid-19th century to the mid-20th century. Female characters in works of fiction declined as wellIllinois alumna among first group of Knight-Hennessy ScholarsFeb 23, 2018 4:15 am0 views Illinois alumna Leah Matchett will pursue a Ph.D. in political science at Stanford University among the first group of Knight-Hennessy ScholarsJim Anderson: Dream KeeperFeb 22, 2018 10:00 am3 views Anderson arrived at Illinois in 1966 and was 'here to witness the genesis and evolution, to see the campus change in so many ways.' Today he's preparing students for what comes nextIllinois graphic design professor fights human trafficking with app, educationFeb 19, 2018 9:45 am0 views Illinois graphic design professor Lisa Mercer created Operation Compass, an app that allows users to anonymously report suspected cases of human traffickingCampus invests $11 million into Investment for Growth ProposalsFeb 15, 2018 9:30 am235 views Illinois has selected 17 proposed projects to receive a total of more than $11 million with an aim to generate new sources of revenueIt's National Alcohol Screening DayFeb 15, 2018 8:45 am3 views Have you wondered if you might have an unhealthy relationship with alcohol? Join the Counseling Center for a quick, confidential screening with a trained professionalFulbright grantees take wilderness hike to hidden Malaysian waterfallFeb 14, 2018 10:30 am1 views 'There are nearly 100 of us on this waterfall hike, braving the rain and humidity together to swim in one of Malaysia’s hidden pools.'