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The university's Office of Diversity, Equity and Access handled about 50 sexual conduct cases involving faculty, staff or student employees in both 2016 and 2017, The (Champaign) News-Gazette reported. That's an increase from 30 cases in 2015 and 26 cases in 2014. The cases included sexual or ...
This past Wednesday, the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) broke ground on its Bohlin Cywinski Jackson-designed (BCJ) Siebel Center for Design, a collaborative maker space for students in all majors. The 59,000-square-foot building is designed for flexibility, and UIUC students will ...
The state's budget impasse became personal for Markham native Marvin Slaughter when his friend at the University of Illinois at Chicago decided to switch schools because she feared her state education grant would be canceled. As a result, Slaughter, a junior at UIC who graduated from Hillcrest ...
Nestled among rolling hills and dense forests, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign offers a renowned education at one of the top public universities in the US. This institution provides a top-class education in a global academic community. Over 80 countries are represented on-campus, all ...
URBANA, Ill. (AP) -- The University of Illinois is hoping to strengthen its connections with Africa through new partnerships, research exchanges and student enrollment. University officials recently visited South Africa and Malawi. The delegation visited with representatives from the University of ...

University of Illinois at Chicago Hospital and Health Sciences issued the following announcement on April 5. UI Health unveiled the postpartum rooms at a ribbon-cutting event March 16; the rooms will open for patient use mid-April. Ten new, private mother/baby rooms at UI Health are scheduled to open for ...
“The University of Illinois has filed a Federal lawsuit against me and are spending a tremendous amount of Illinois taxpayer dollars to fund a significant legal battle against my 'Make Illinois Great Again' T-Shirts,” O'Malley states. “Considering the legal fees that would be needed to defend myself against the ...
The alma mater statue on the campus of the University of Illinois is shown in an Illinois basketball uniform in 2005, in Urbana. ... URBANA — The University of Illinois System is launching a statewide marketing campaign to increase public awareness of its three universities as part of a multi-billion dollar ...
Francis Edelen, a member of the University of Illinois wrestling team, died late Wednesday night as a result of a car accident in Champaign County, the school's athletic department announced Thursday. Edelen was 21. Illinois State Police said Edelen was killed in a hit-and-run incident on I-57 near Rantoul ...
URBANA, Ill. — A student group has asked University of Illinois trustees to drop questions from admissions applications about students' prior criminal and disciplinary history. The (Champaign) News-Gazette reports students spoke to trustees during Thursday's board meeting about dropping the queries ...
URBANA, Ill. — University of Illinois graduate assistants have voted to approve a contract agreement with the school, following a strike that forced cancellation of several hundred classes. Graduate Employees Organization co-president Gus Wood tells The (Champaign) News-Gazette that the contract was ...
Axis Capital Holdings Ltd. said Tuesday it had established the Axis Risk Management Academy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Under a five-year agreement with the university, the Pembroke, Bermuda-based specialty insurance company said in a statement it will invest $1.5 million ...
UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS (WCIA) -- The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts is launching a campaign to help preserve itself. The center recently announced a $30 million fundraising campaign focused on artist fees, research, education and program needs. The goal is the latest partnered with the "With ...
Joe Cannon of Mesquite, Texas, a program manager with CompuCom, an information technology company based in Fort Mill, S.C., checks the monitor mounts at a workstation in the Synchrony Financial offices Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, at the University of Illinois Research Park's newest mixed-use ...
CHICAGO — Lawyers for a former physics student accused of kidnapping and killing a 26-year-old University of Illinois scholar from China say they want the judge overseeing the death-penalty case to ... This undated file photo provided by the University of Illinois Police Department shows Yingying Zhang.

University of Illinois Extension presents 4-H Academy! A conference to help youth build Leadership, Citizenship & Life Skills. Saturday, February 24, 8:30 am - 3:00 pm, Western Illinois University, Moline, IL. University of Illinois Extension has put together a fun, interactive youth conference, “4-H Academy” ...
URBANA — Police are investigating at the University of Illinois after illegible graffiti was spray-painted on several campus buildings. Police are seeking help finding those responsible. Public information officer Pat Wade said the Illini Union, Student Services Arcade Building, Undergraduate Library and ...
The University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign holds a yellow speech code rating, according to the campus free speech rating system belonging to the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education. According to FIRE, “a yellow light institution is one whose policies restrict a more limited amount of ...
URBANA, Ill._ A University of Illinois program that provides sterilization procedures at local animal shelters is planning to offer other types of veterinary care to pets living with families in need. The News-Gazette reports that the expanded shelter medicine program will begin in July and offer services such as ...
Texas Tech's Department of Chemistry will present its fourth biennial Purnendu K. “Sandy” Dasgupta Lecture Series on Wednesday, Feb. 7, and Thursday, Feb. 8, in the Chemistry building on campus. The lecture series will be given by Johnathan V. Sweedler, director of the School of Chemistry at the ...
The University of Illinois is launching a new bioenergy research center that will be used to generate new fuel products directly from plants. The new Center for Advanced Bioenergy and Bioproducts Innovation is a collaboration with the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, where it will be housed, ...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois is launching a new bioenergy research center that will be used to generate new fuel products directly from plants. The new Center for Advanced Bioenergy and Bioproducts Innovation is a collaboration with the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology, ...
A northern Illinois physician has been elected to a second term as chairman of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees. Trustees re-elected Dr. Timothy Koritz during a meeting Thursday in Chicago. He'll serve another one-year term. Koritz is a Rochelle resident and staff anesthesiologist at OSF St. James ...
University of Illinois board members approved a fourth consecutive base tuition freeze for incoming in-state students, a move partially aimed at attracting more Illinoisans to the system's three campuses. Trustees voted unanimously Thursday morning to keep base tuition rates the same for Illinois residents ...
The Opus Group started construction of a 14-story student housing community near the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus. The Opus Group is partnering with The Carlyle Group on the 218-room development at John and Fourth streets, on the edge of the UIUC campus. The building will ...
The Mapping History project began in 2015, and is still ongoing as students and faculty from the University Archives, the School of Architecture, the Scholarly Commons at the University Library, and various other departments work to piece together a history of the University told through maps, photos, and ...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill.–The University of Illinois today announced that Monsanto (NYSE: MON), a global agriculture company headquartered in St. Louis, and The Climate Corporation, a subsidiary of Monsanto, have opened the Monsanto Innovation Center at the University of Illinois Research Park. When fully ...
The project is funded by a federal grant called the Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery Grant, and is co-sponsored by the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, the University of Illinois and the Cities of Urbana and Champaign, according to the project website. The Multimodal ...
PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- University of Illinois Extension has scheduled workshops to provide Illinois livestock producers the manure management training needed meet the requirements of the state's Livestock Management Facilities Act. The 2018 Certified Livestock Manager Training workshops, held in 12 ...
For the University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences System, this became very clear as it began to plan for its transition to a new electronic health record platform. UI Health considered the EHR replacement both tactical and strategic, according to CIO Audrius Polikaitis. "We're positioning it as a ...
CHAMPAIGN -- A 20-year-old man has been sentenced to 69 years in a 2016 fatal shooting during a party near the University of Illinois. Judge Roger Webber sentenced Robbie Patton Thursday. Patton was convicted in September of first-degree murder for 22-year-old George Korchev's death. He was also ...
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The Chabad Center for Jewish Life at the University of Illinois plans to dedicate its new menorah this week after its previous menorah was vandalized four times in recent years. The (Champaign) News-Gazette reports the dedication will be 5 p.m. Wednesday. Crews installed the ...
Students are still able to sign up to volunteer for the hotline. (Photo Courtesy of MGN Online). AA. CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCCU) — It's that time of the year again! The University of Illinois is gearing up for their annual Dial-a-Carol! Starting December 14-21, you can call the carol hotline anytime of day or night ...
University of Illinois Prepares to Unveil New Menorah. University of Illinois is preparing to unveil a replacement menorah outside the Chabad Center for Jewish Life less than two months after it was vandalized for the fourth time in three years. Dec. 4, 2017, at 3:54 p.m.. University of Illinois Prepares to Unveil New Menorah ...
A bus company that runs shuttles between college campuses and the Chicago area drew strong rebukes for a racially charged ad that took a swipe at the number of Chinese students attending University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The ad from Suburban Express, sent Saturday via email, was ...
NEW LENOX, IL - A 23-year-old student at the University of Illinois in Champaign was at the Will County Courthouse on Thursday after being arraigned on felony charges of aggravated battery in connection with an attack last May along the Old Plank Road Trail. The criminal investigation handled by the ...
Dr. Kari Foss, a veterinarian at the University of Illinois Veterinary Teaching Hospital who is a board certified neurologist, shares information about disc disease and the importance of bringing in your pet to their vet right away if they are having problems walking. The “disc” is a structure found between each ...
The University of Illinois board has approved bonuses totaling $175,000 for the president of the university's system and the chancellor of the University of ... The approval came after the University of Illinois System escaped broad declines in enrollment this fall among other public universities in the state.
University of Illinois police chief Jeff Christensen at Lincoln Hall on the UI Campus on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 . The new police chief took many ...
The University of Illinois has proposed a $1.2 billion program of renovations and new construction that it said will allow for the institution to ...
Investigators at the University of Illinois at Chicago assessed the efficacy of dronabinol treatment in 73 adults diagnosed with moderate to ...
After posting solid gains in enrollment this fall, two University of Illinois leaders are set to receive performance bonuses for the second straight ...
Today was 'Rural Health Day' on the UIC health sciences campus in Rockford. Students from Rockford's U of I College of Medicine presented ...
The University of Illinois Extension will be holding a healthy aging summit at the LifeSpan Center of Coles County on Wednesday, Nov. 22 from ...
A plan to name the business college at the University of Illinois after a donor who gave a record $150 million to the school last month has been ...
URBANA, Ill. – A plan to name the business college at the University of Illinois after a donor who gave a record $150 million to the school has been approved, but with some debate. The News-Gazette reports that the proposal to name the college after alumnus Larry Gies was approved after an amendment ...
“Chaz approached us, and said the very first place I would want to give these materials is the University of Illinois, because the University and ...
It's been more than four months since Yingying Zhang disappeared at the University of Illinois. Zhang's family came here after she vanished, ...


 

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