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  • 12/16/2014
    On December 13, 2014, the University of Illinois Press book “The Italian American Table” by Simone Cinotto was included in The Atlantic magazine’s “Best Food Books of 2014” article.
  • 12/11/2014

    The FMC Educational Fund provides students with opportunities for advanced education and research, particularly in engineering and business.  FMC Fellowships are awarded to outstanding graduate students, with preference given to candidates for a Masters in Business Administration, Engineering, or related fields.

    Applications and more information may be obtained through the Graduate College at the Urbana-Champaign and Chicago campuses or the Office of Financial Aid at the Springfield campus. Application deadline is February 11, 2015.

  • 11/19/2014
    Top Masters in Education website rankings of the Best Value online Master’s in Education Programs for 2014-2015 are based on cost, quality, and accreditation. These are the lowest priced, highest quality, regionally accredited online M.Ed. programs. University of Illinois at Springfield was ranked #6 and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign was ranked #8.
  • 10/21/2014
    The University Scholars Program was designed to attract and keep outstanding faculty members at the University of Illinois. Inaugurated in the fall of 1985, the program identifies the most talented faculty members from many different disciplines – from engineering to the arts and humanities – and encourages continued professional growth and contributions to the University and the public it serves. The program is funded solely by private gifts and provides $15,000 to each scholars for each of three years to use to enhance his or her academic career.
  • Travel Award Winners Announced
    10/8/2014

    Congratulations to the recipients of the Fall 2014 President's Research in Diversity Travel Award who were selected from a highly competitve group of seventy applicants. These awards support student candidates who will be presenting papers, posters, or creative work at conferences related to issues of diversity or identity More->