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Chancellor's Scholars named to campus honors program

Author: Steve Witmer, News Editor

Published Date:August 27, 2015

One hundred forty-one freshmen and sophomores at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been designated Chancellor’s Scholars, chosen for their academic excellence and leadership potential, in the Campus Honors Program this fall.

Published Date: August 27, 2015


'We Care' campaign aims to increase awareness of sexual misconduct resources

Author: Menah Pratt-Clarke, Associate Chancellor and Associate Provost for Diversity

Published Date:August 25, 2015

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is launching a campaign to increase awareness of the resources available at the University and in the Champaign-Urbana community for everyone affected by sexual violence.

Published Date: August 25, 2015


May 2015 graduates, Dean's List and Bronze Tablet honorees named

Author: Steve Witmer, News Bureau

Published Date:August 25, 2015

Dean’s List and Bronze Tablet honorees and graduates for the spring 2015 semester have been announced by the University of Illinois.

Published Date: August 25, 2015


William Bullock, professor of industrial design, Joy Scrogum, coordinator of the Sustainable Electronics Initiative, and Martin Wolske, research scientist and adjunct faculty member in library and information science, will launch Illini Gadget Garage this fall at the University of Illinois. The Gadget Garage will be a collaborative repair space where people can seek help making basic repairs to their electronics.

Illini Gadget Garage will provide a space to repair electronics on campus

Author: Jodi Heckel, Arts and Humanities Editor

Published Date:August 24, 2015

If repairing an electronic device yourself sounds prohibitively complex and you aren’t sure where to start, help will soon be available on the University of Illinois campus. The Illini Gadget Garage will open this semester. It will be a place for collaborative repair, modeled after the Campus Bike Center, only for electronics.

Published Date: August 24, 2015


The Chicago-based Ho Etsu Taiko drum group will perform at the Matsuri festival at Japan House on Aug. 30.

Japan House to host Matsuri Festival to celebrate Japanese culture

Author: Jodi Heckel, Arts and Humanities Editor

Published Date:August 20, 2015

Japan House will host its first Matsuri festival, celebrating Japanese culture, at the end of the month. The event is free and open to the public.

Published Date: August 20, 2015