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Thirteen U. of I. students and recent alumni offered Fulbright grants

Published Date:June 16, 2014

Thirteen University of Illinois students and recent alumni have been offered fully funded opportunities to research, study or teach English in Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East through the U.S. Student Fulbright program. Another three Illinois students have been named alternates for this prestigious award. The U. of I. has consistently been among the top producers of Fulbright recipients in the U.S.

Published Date: June 16, 2014


University of Illinois students awarded more than $50,000 in Gilman scholarships for study abroad

Author: Jeff Unger

Published Date:June 10, 2014

Fifteen University of Illinois students have received Gilman scholarships to study abroad this summer and in fall semester, placing the U. of I. atop the Big Ten and in the top 20 in the country for Gilman Scholarship recipients during these terms.

Published Date: June 10, 2014


Mark D. Henderson, the interim vice president and chief information officer for information technology services at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, has been named chief information officer of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Case Western Reserve executive to be next chief information officer

Author: Jeff Unger

Published Date:June 6, 2014

Mark D. Henderson, the interim vice president and chief information officer for information technology services at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, has been named chief information officer of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. His appointment, pending approval of the university’s board of trustees, becomes effective Aug. 16.

Published Date: June 6, 2014


Professor Naira Hovakimyan was honored with a Humboldt Research Award for her work with adaptive flight control systems.

Mechanical science and engineering professor wins Humboldt Prize

Author: Liz Ahlberg, Physical Sciences Editor

Published Date:June 3, 2014

University of Illinois mechanical science and engineering professor Naira Hovakimyan has been chosen to receive the prestigious Humboldt Research Award (or Humboldt Prize) honoring a career of research achievements.

Published Date: June 3, 2014


Moms and Dads associations name 2014 scholarship, award winners

Author: Mike Helenthal

Published Date:May 9, 2014

The University of Illinois Moms and Dads associations have announced the winners of several annual scholarships and awards for students on the Urbana-Champaign campus.

Published Date: May 9, 2014