blog postsWhat does a Trump administration mean for science?Jan 27, 2017 3:45 pm1 views Panel discussion anticipating changes to national science policy during the new presidential administration. Friday, January 27, 4 pm, Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory B102Vet Med Open House, October 2Sep 14, 2016 10:00 am1 views 300 veterinary students host the annual College of Veterinary Medicine Open House. More than 40 exhibits and demos, and lots of animals to see. This event is free and open to the public.U. of I. program to help provide mental health services to high-need areas in IllinoisNov 10, 2017 9:30 am0 views A new campus program is expanding the number of behavioral health providers available to medically underserved and rural communities throughout IllinoisU of I Library launches open-access digital publishing networkMar 13, 2017 11:45 am13 views The Illinois Open Publishing Network has launched. Its first work: A new English translation of a memoir of Claude Monet.Universal podium design helps keep the focus on a speaker’s messageJun 3, 2016 10:45 am0 views “The podium design may enable or interfere with communications. At worst, poor podium design may prove so distracting that it can undermine the speaker’s message altogether,” wrote designer Kathryn Anthony.Transformation is the theme of “BEAR,” part of a lifelong project on endangered animalsJul 26, 2016 9:30 am0 views “BEAR,” a performance presented over three seasons of the year, will be a reflection on time, the hibernation cycle and transformation.Through 3D drawing and CAD, program exposes East African youth to STEM careersDec 7, 2016 12:00 pm0 views The goal of Young Engineers Initiative is to expose students to engineering and start to teach them skills that will make them highly employable as adults.This week on Critter Cam: Coyote pupJul 13, 2016 11:15 am14 views The college of Veterinary Medicine's live cam features a new patient each week. This young coyote pup was admitted to the Wildlife Medical Clinic on Sunday, July 10.The World of Genomics at Chicago's Field MuseumMay 18, 2017 7:00 am0 views A special two-day 'World of Genomics' exhibit includes hands-on activities to discover the world of genomic science and its impact on our lives.The statewide educational outreach of Engineering's Joe MuskinJul 5, 2016 9:30 pm11 views Muskin conducts engineering outreach for students from kindergarten through high school. “I kind of have the best job because with a lot of these activities...it’s the coolest thing they’ve done all year."Team explores path toward endless supply of clean energy with controlled nuclear fusionMar 3, 2017 1:00 pm0 views R&D Magazine (Rockaway, N.J., March 2) – Controlled nuclear fusion has been a Holy Grail for physicists who seek an endless supply of clean energy. Scientists at Rice University, Illinois and the University of Chile offer a glimpse into a possible new path toward that goal.Take two minutes to think about social media privacyApr 6, 2016 11:45 am0 views This two minute video from Technology Services at Illinois explains how companies and others are using your dataSurgery will give bald eagle a shot at flying again, but it's priceyMay 4, 2016 11:00 am6 views At Illinois' Wildlife Medical Clinic, a CT scan of the eagle revealed that her humerus—the bone connecting the shoulder and elbow—had been fractured by a gunshot.September 18 to November 10Sep 27, 2017 7:00 am1 views The 2017 Campus Charitable Fund Drive kicks off September 18, 2017. Pledge your support today and make a donation. It's easy, and together we make a HUGE difference.Scientific models use weather data to predict state’s West Nile Virus infection ratesAug 9, 2016 8:00 am0 views Researchers from Illinois have created forecasting models for each of the nine climate areas of Illinois to predict mosquito infection rates on a weekly basis. Mosquitoes transmit WNV to humans.Science at Illinois feeds the world, furthers health, protects the planetApr 16, 2017 9:00 am0 views 'As a nation and as global citizens, we cannot thrive without continuing support for the kind of science going on here at Illinois and at our university peers across the U.S.' Register now: Online conference March 1-3Jan 24, 2017 11:15 am0 views Health Communication Barriers, Breakthroughs, and Best Practices conference will showcase research on the relationships between technology, electronic communication and healthcare.Register nowNov 12, 2016 2:45 pm0 views Register now for online winter coursesProfessor collaborates on documentary to expose the effects of violenceAug 31, 2016 9:00 am2 views “What’s Left Behind” will consist of interviews with black mothers from Chicago who have experienced loss at the hands of violence.Precision Conservation Management program receives multi-million dollar investmentFeb 15, 2016 10:45 am0 views When making decisions about conservation practices, farmers must weigh financial risks, consider labor availability and cost, and more. The Precision Conservation Management program will help farmers make those decisions.Passes for Roger Ebert's Film Festival on sale starting Nov. 1Oct 31, 2016 10:45 am0 views The passes cover all 12 or more screenings during the five-day event at the Virginia Theatre in Champaign, April 19 - 23, 2017Organizations partner with Illinois Extension to combat malnutrition in seniorsDec 6, 2017 9:45 am0 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'No joke: Rat virus illustrates need for unified health approachFeb 7, 2017 1:15 pm0 views The CDC and the Illinois Department of Public Health have been investigating at least 10 human cases in Wisconsin and Illinois of exposure to Seoul virus, which is transmitted by ratsNew MRI opens door to innovative veterinary research and careFeb 2, 2017 12:45 pm0 views Illinois' College of Veterinary Medicine is now one of a few veterinary research and clinical care schools in the U.S. with a state-of-the-art 3-Tesla MRI facility.New humanities MOOC: Modern American PoetryMay 3, 2016 12:30 pm7 views Prominent faculty members from across the United States present their analyses of ground-breaking modern American poets—from Whitman and Dickinson to today’s Hip Hop artists—in richly illustrated video lectures.Miss the premiere? Watch it nowMay 17, 2016 12:45 pm0 views A new documentary tells the story of Latinos in American baseball, much of it through the research of Illinois history professor Adrian Burgos.Meet the buoys of summer who help Purdue and Illinois study Lake MichiganSep 1, 2016 10:30 am0 views The two markers are run by the Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant College Program and staffed by researchers and specialists from Purdue University and the University of Illinois.Medical maggots? Old-school wound care still usedApr 11, 2017 12:45 pm1 views Maggot therapy is often used to debride—or clean out—wounds. “The maggots feed only on dead and dying tissue. They have no interest in the healthy flesh..."Lyric Theatre’s “Viva Verdi!” to showcase highlights of Verdi’s operasFeb 22, 2017 2:45 pm0 views The production of “Viva Verdi!” by the Lyric Theatre, opening Thursday at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, is kind of a greatest hits show of the Italian opera composer Giuseppe Verdi.LIS professor writes textbook on diversity issues for librariansFeb 3, 2017 8:00 am1 views Professor Nicole Cooke's new book textbook helps librarians understand the importance of serving diverse groups of people. It examines the political, social, economic and technological divides among library patrons.