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Journalists’ Twitter use shows them talking within smaller bubbles

Journalists in Washington, D.C., have long been accused of living in a “Beltway bubble,” isolated from the broader public, talking too much...

CHIME in Illinois puts students to work on COVID-related data science projects

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new international public health initiative at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign is bringing students together to work on...

Virtual scientific event to teach public about COVID-19-related loss of smell, taste

“The Nose Knows About COVID-19,” a virtual scientific event, will help the public get to know their senses of smell and...

Sweet-taste perception changes as children develop

Compared with adults, children and adolescents are less sensitive to the sweet taste and need 40% more sucrose in a solution for...

The Atkins Group Gifts Stone Creek Golf Club to Illinois Athletics

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The University of Illinois Division of Intercollegiate Athletics has announced that The Atkins Group (TAG) has donated more than 300...

Lone Star ticks in Illinois can carry, transmit Heartland virus

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Researchers have confirmed that Heartland virus, an emerging pathogen with potentially dire consequences for those infected, is present in...

Salon series featuring Black artists kicks off new Black Arts Initiative

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A five-part salon series that begins this week will feature the work of Black artists and how they address...

Paper: Mundane behavioral decisions, actions can be ‘misremembered’ as done

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — There’s a reason why people often forget to take a daily medication or respond to that email they’ve been...

Awards recognize campus excellence in public engagement

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Outstanding individual and group outreach efforts were recognized with the 2020 Campus Awards for Excellence in Public Engagement. The...

Intimate partner violence, history of childhood abuse worsen trauma symptoms for new moms

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A study assessed the interaction of new and old relationship traumas among women three to 18 months after the...

Study: Interplay of impact, moral goals influences charitable giving to different causes

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Charitable giving is a nearly half-trillion-dollar sector of the U.S. economy, but what accounts for why some individuals, foundations...

Group genomics drive aggression in honey bees

Researchers often study the genomes of individual organisms to try to tease out the relationship between genes and behavior. A new study...

Anouncement

KRANNERT CENTER CANCELS FALL, PUBLIC, IN-PERSON PERFORMANCES

Urbana, IL—In the midst of the global pandemic and ongoing social justice issues, Krannert Center reaffirms its commitment to growth in inclusive, equitable...

University outlines fall plans including remote instruction after fall break

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — All University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign faculty members, staff and students who plan to be on campus this fall –...

Center for Advanced Study appoints seven professors to permanent faculty

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The Center for Advanced Study has appointed seven new members to its permanent faculty. CAS professors are selected based on their outstanding scholarship,...

Illinois: Q&A for Maintaining F-1 Student Status in Fall 2020

ISSS will be holding Q&A sessions for students regarding recent guidance from SEVP addressing the requirements for maintaining status during Fall 2020....