blog postsA Donation for the AgesJul 25, 2018 3:30 pm0 views Reserachers are far from cataloguing everything in the collection, but they've already discovered a new species - a longhorn beetle they will name after the donor, amateur paleontologist Paul KirklandAlumnus Fazlur Khan: Raising the SkylineFeb 5, 2019 1:45 pm0 views Fazlur Khan revolutionized city skylines with his innovative engineering—starting in Chicago. To this day, most skyscrapers built after the 1960s employ Fazlur’s structural techniquesAlumnus making a difference with Obama FoundationNov 26, 2018 4:30 pm5 views As chief of civic engagement for the Obama Foundation, Michael has returned to the city he loves, to do the work that he loves.Alumnus Nate Azark: Drawn to the CityJan 14, 2019 11:15 am3 views Nate Azark owns of 12 Line Studio, which does design work for national brands and local startups. His distinctive style has also been featured on concert posters and album coversCurious Encounters with the Natural WorldApr 22, 2019 11:15 am0 views 'We are not photographic trophy hunters, seeking to make each and every image that perfect portrait, but biologists who seek to capture the little windows of time that show nature as it is.'Gene and the honey beeAug 6, 2019 2:30 pm1 views Gene Robinson, who now directs the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, got his start with the honey bee well before 'genomics' existed as a field.Illinois Curiosities: AudioJun 5, 2019 10:00 am0 views Illinois' curiosities are displayed in museums and glass cabinets, tucked safely in boxes and drawers This audio edition of curiosities explores not only what we can see but also what we can hear.Lessons in leisureSep 17, 2019 10:45 am0 views Every spring, a class of Illini embark on a tour filled with more than twenty excursions in less than two weeks’ time.Marty Burke answers the Proust QuestionnaireSep 26, 2018 1:30 am10 views Illinois professor Marty Burke answers the Proust QuestionnaireMaxium ImpactMay 30, 2018 11:15 am0 views Illinois alumnus Max Levchin on lessons from his grandmother, late nights at DCL, and building businesses with integrityNew from Storied!Apr 25, 2019 12:00 pm0 views Green Street: Visualizing 100 years as "the heart of campustown"Saving the penguins of PeruFeb 21, 2019 9:30 am2 views By combining fieldwork in Peru with their expertise caring for Humboldt penguins at the Brookfield Zoo, two Illinois grads are among those hoping to turn the tide for these endangered animals.Science on the insideAug 22, 2019 10:45 am0 views How neuroscience graduate students are bringing science education to youth behind bars.STORIED.Oct 18, 2018 9:00 am0 views On the hundredth anniversary of this difficult autumn, we look back at a campus that prepared soldiers for war, tended to the sick, and came together in a spirit of selflessness and compassion that was the hallmark of some of our earliest Illini.Trent Frazier | RisingMar 9, 2018 10:30 am2 views Trent Frazier has emerged as a fearless leader for Illini Men's Basketball, bringing an edge and joy to Brad Underwood’s uptempo offense. Trent is rising to the occasionWeathering the StormsNov 5, 2018 2:30 pm0 views How one team of Illinois researchers is addressing urban flooding.