The University of Illinois announces the competition for the Paul D. Doolen Graduate Scholarship for the Study of Aging, sponsored by the Retirement Research Foundation. The purpose of the award is to stimulate and support interest in the study of aging, the biological or sociological aspects of aging or treatment of diseases of the elderly.
Go to www.usp.uillinois.edu for more information or to apply online. The application deadline is September 15, 2015.
- Illinois was approved by the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC) as the ninth state to join the Midwestern State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (M-SARA). Illinois joins Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Ohio. Nationally, Illinois is the 28th state to join the agreement.
- On July 15, 2015 Sensing Chicago by Adam Mack was reviewed by Inside Higher Ed.
- On May 27, 2015, Bon Appetit Magazine posted included The Land of Milk and Uncle Honey by Alan Guebert with Mary Grace Foxwell in the article “20 New Food Books to Read This Summer.”
- On Tuesday, May 5, 2015, the President's Executive Leadership Program (PELP) visited the Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield.