University of Illinois students who excel in both academics and athletics are encouraged to enter the 2016-2017 Avery Brundage Scholarship competition. The deadline for applications is Monday, February 8, 2016.
For more information or to submit an application, go to https://secure.uaps.uillinois.edu/brundage/Things-to-know.aspx.
- On November 7, 2015, Walter Rimler, author of the University of Illinois Press book The Man That Got Away: The Life and Music of Harold Arlen, was interviewed on the NPR program “Weekend edition” about his book.
- On October 10, 2015, Sonja Williams, author of the University of Illinois Press book World Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio, and Freedom was interviewed on the NPR program “All Things Considered” about her book.
- Seven Urbana campus faculty members have been named University Scholars. The program recognizes excellence in teaching, scholarship and service.