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Entomology professor and department head May Berenbaum is a recipient of the National Medal of Science.

Entomology professor May Berenbaum receives National Medal of Science

Author: Diana Yates, Life Sciences Editor

Published Date:November 20, 2014

University of Illinois entomology professor and department head May Berenbaum received the National Medal of Science in a White House ceremony on November 20. She was one of 10 new recipients of the medal, which honors American scientists “for achievement and leadership in advancing the fields of science and technology,” the White House press office announced.

Published Date: November 20, 2014


Reitumetse Obakeng Mabokela

Mabokela tapped to lead international affairs and global strategies

Author: Mike Helenthal, News Editor

Published Date:October 30, 2014

Reitumetse Obakeng Mabokela has been named the vice provost for international affairs and global strategies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, pending approval at the Nov. 13 Board of Trustees meeting.

Published Date: October 30, 2014


Long list of activities set for U. of I.'s 2014 Homecoming Week

Author: Mike Helenthal, News Editor

Published Date:October 15, 2014

Homecoming Week 2014 at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will take place Oct. 18 (Saturday) through Oct. 26 (Sunday).

Published Date: October 15, 2014


Education historian James D. Anderson will deliver the annual Brown Lecture in Education Research in Washington, D.C.

Education historian James D. Anderson to deliver Brown lecture in Washington, D.C.

Author: Sharita Forrest, Education Editor

Published Date:October 9, 2014

James D. Anderson, an expert on desegregation and American education history and faculty member at the University of Illinois, will deliver the 11th annual Brown Lecture in Education Research.

Published Date: October 9, 2014


Urbana campus faculty members named University Scholars

Author: Mike Helenthal, News Editor

Published Date:September 29, 2014

Six Urbana campus faculty members have been named University Scholars. The program recognizes excellence in teaching, scholarship and service. The faculty members will be honored at a campus reception Sept. 29 from 4:30 to 6 p.m. in the ballroom of the Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana.

Published Date: September 29, 2014