Killeen statement on stopgap funding agreementApr 22, 2016 02:40 PM
The University of Illinois system appreciates and welcomes the bipartisan effort in Springfield to provide partial, stopgap funding for the state’s public universities, which have been forced to manage through the first 10 months of fiscal year 2016 with no state appropriation.
UIC Day of ServiceApr 19, 2016 03:37 PM
More than 300 students, faculty and alumni came together Saturday to give back to the community during the 7th annual UIC Day of Service.
Seventh-graders learn astrophysics through mixed-reality computer simulationMar 30, 2016 11:45 AM
Researchers at the University of Illinois hope to inspire greater numbers of young people to become astronomers—or at least to embrace learning science—with a new computer simulation that engages children’s bodies as well as their minds in learning about how objects move in space.
Killeen: Strategic plan will emphasize systemic approachMar 17, 2016 09:10 AM
The U. of I system’s long-term strategic plan will leverage the combined academic power of all three campuses to uphold the land-grant principle of “serving the public good,” while continuing to offer students a diversified, world-class liberal arts education.
UIS students spending Alternative Spring Break volunteering in New York CityMar 16, 2016 03:37 PM
A group of students from the University of Illinois Springfield is spending their spring break helping to fight hunger and homelessness in New York City as part of Alternative Spring Break (ASB).
UIC mathematician named Sloan fellowMar 03, 2016 03:37 PM
University of Illinois at Chicago mathematician Kevin Tucker has been named a 2016 Sloan research fellow by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
UIS receives $1.5 million gift for student unionMar 03, 2016 10:15 AM
Richard and Charlene Osborne, of Chicago, Illinois, and Scottsdale, Arizona, have made a $1.5 million commitment to the University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) in support of the student union building.
Student’s SpiderSense featured on DiscoveryFeb 09, 2016 03:37 PM
A device that can help the blind see and save the lives of firefighters, police officers and soldiers. That’s how UIC doctoral student Victor Mateevitsi pitched an invention that senses for you when he appeared on the Feb. 3 episode of Discovery Channel’s “All-American Makers.”
Illinois Innocence Project at UIS helps secure release of Teshome Campbell in Champaign County murder caseJan 29, 2016 03:37 PM
The Illinois Innocence Project (IIP) at the University of Illinois Springfield is pleased to announce that clemency client Teshome Campbell will be released from prison today as a result of the decision by Champaign County State's Attorney Julia Rietz's decision not to retry him.
A New Era of Medicine: How Engineering will Revolutionize the Future of HealthcareJan 20, 2016 01:21 PM
Today, Engineering at Illinois faculty and students are working in several strategic areas to develop new technologies and the educational expertise that will fundamentally change how medicine is taught and practiced in the 21st Century.