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Six academic professionals to be honored with CAPE award

Published Date:April 2, 2015

Six academic professionals will be honored with 2015 Chancellor’s Academic Professional Excellence awards at a reception April 2.

Published Date: April 2, 2015


Sloan Foundation grant to help U. of I. improve STEM minority representation

Author: Sarah Lubienski, interim dean, Graduate College

Published Date:March 24, 2015

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is one of three institutions awarded a grant by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation's expanded Minority Ph.D. Program to support underrepresented minority doctoral students in science, technology, engineering and math fields.

Published Date: March 24, 2015


Philanthropic foundation executive Risa Lavizzo-Mourey to be Commencement speaker

Author: Mike Helenthal, News Editor

Published Date:March 19, 2015

Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, the president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, will deliver the 2015 Commencement address May 16 for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Published Date: March 19, 2015


Microbiology professor Steven Blanke is now a fellow of the American Academy of Microbiology.

Two Illinois professors elected to American Academy of Microbiology

Author: Austin Keating, News Bureau intern

Published Date:March 12, 2015

Two University of Illinois professors have been elected fellows of the American Academy of Microbiology. Steven Blanke and Bryan White are among the 79 microbiologists chosen by their peers for this honor.

Published Date: March 12, 2015


August and December 2014 graduates, Dean's List honorees named

Author: Steve Witmer, News Bureau

Published Date:March 5, 2015

Dean’s Lists honorees and graduates for the fall semester 2014, as well as those who graduated in August 2014, have been announced by the University of Illinois.

Published Date: March 5, 2015