University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign: News

University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign: News

  • 12/22/2014Sharita Forrest, Education and Social Work Editor writer Sharita Forrest, Education and Social Work Editor by Sharita Forrest, Education and Social Work Editor published by Sharita Forrest, Education and Social Work Editor
    Leading scholars and public intellectuals reflect on the social and political forces in contemporary culture that advocate severing ties with Israeli universities in a new volume of essays titled “The Case Against Academic Boycotts of Israel.”
  • 12/22/2014Jodi Heckel, Arts and Humanities Editor writer Jodi Heckel, Arts and Humanities Editor by Jodi Heckel, Arts and Humanities Editor published by Jodi Heckel, Arts and Humanities Editor
    The Rare Book & Manuscript Library at the University of Illinois has received a grant of nearly a half million dollars to catalog rare Italian books and make them accessible to scholars.
  • 12/22/2014
    100 years ago: The Christmas Truce of World War I
  • 12/19/2014Sharita Forrest, Education and Social Work Editor writer Sharita Forrest, Education and Social Work Editor by Sharita Forrest, Education and Social Work Editor published by Sharita Forrest, Education and Social Work Editor
    Obama’s accomplishments as the country’s 44th president have been numerous, as have the challenges posed by societal forces that both catalyzed change and attempted to thwart it, said “The Obama Administration and Educational Reform" editor, Eboni M. Zamani-Gallaher, a professor of higher education and faculty affiliate in the Office of Community College Research and Leadership at the University of Illinois.
  • 12/16/2014
    'Positive illusions' in romantic relationships