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U. of I. humanities research program announces fellowship awards

Author: Jodi Heckel, Arts and Humanities Editor

Published Date:April 13, 2015

Seven faculty members and seven graduate students are recipients of Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities fellowships for the 2015-16 academic year. The fellowships support research and writing on topics chosen by the fellowship recipients.

Published Date: April 13, 2015


Events to celebrate Tennessee Williams' work during 'Not About Nightingales' at Krannert

Author: Jodi Heckel, Arts and Humanities Editor

Published Date:April 10, 2015

Several special events will look at the early work of Tennessee Williams in conjunction with a production of Williams’ “Not About Nightingales” at Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

Published Date: April 10, 2015


Wendy K. Tam Cho, professor of political science, was one of two Illinois faculty members to receive 2015 Guggenheim Foundation fellowships

Two Illinois professors receive 2015 Guggenheim fellowships

Author: Liz Ahlberg, Physical Sciences Editor

Published Date:April 10, 2015

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation has awarded 2015 Guggenheim fellowships to two University of Illinois faculty members: Wendy K. Tam Cho, professor of political science and of statistics, and Philip W. Phillips, professor of physics.

Published Date: April 10, 2015


Kimberly J. Alexander-Brown

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