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Reuters: Big Ten to start its college football season next month

U.S. President Donald Trump, who had repeatedly pressured the conference to play this fall, hailed the move in a separate post on...

VOA: Generation Z Beats Boomers in Spotting Fake News

Members of so-called Generation Z are less – not more – likely to fall for the spread of misinformation and fake news, according to...

CNN: These immunocompromised college students felt isolated when the fall semester began. So they did something about it

At first, Cameron Lynch thought she would need prepared questions for the group to discuss in their first Zoom call.On the list...

VOA: Father Springsteen Advises Students During COVID

At the start an otherwise dreary academic year for many college freshmen because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Boston College -- a...

AP: College students in Utah County fueling rise in COVID cases

College students in Utah County are driving a rise in confirmed coronavirus cases in the state, health officials said Monday.

CNN: Ohio college students were cited after hosting a house party despite testing positive for Covid-19

Six students at Miami University in Ohio were cited for violating a city ordinance on mass gatherings after they held a house...

VOA: 19 Years On, Does a Post-9/11 Generation Remember the Attacks?

The morning of September 11, 2001, is one of Aidan Thayer’s first memories. He was just 3 years old...

AP: University of Wyoming plans to restart in-person classes

The University of Wyoming plans to restart in-person classes Tuesday after switching to online learning when a cluster of coronavirus cases emerged.

VOA: Study: Asian Americans Don’t Suffer From Admissions Rejection

A new study concludes that Asian American students do not face negative consequences in college when rejected from their first-choice colleges and...

CNN: More than 2,100 University of Tennessee students and staff are quarantined or isolated due to Covid-19

(CNN) Reckless behavior by a small portion of University of Tennessee students could lead to "drastic measures" as Covid-19 surges on the...

VOA: New Trump Rule Ties College Funding to Speech, Faith Rights

The Trump administration is moving forward with a policy that expands protections for religious groups on college campuses and threatens to cut...

NPR: George Washington Professor Who Reportedly Faked Being Black Resigns

George Washington University says associate professor Jessica A. Krug has resigned, after a blog post published under her name last week said she had...

Anouncement

[Champagin] C-U PRIDEFEST Sep. 25-27

Pride Fest is going virtual! Stay apart but rise united with LGBTQ+ community. Uniting Pride of Champaign County will be offering a full schedule...

COV-Course: A Free, Non-credit Course Open to Illinois Alumni

A new University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign course, COV-Course: A Multidisciplinary Approach to Understanding the Pandemic, will offer a comprehensive, interdisciplinary understanding of...

Illinois enrollment remains above 50,000

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign’s 2020 enrollment is 52,331, surpassing last year’s record of 51,196, a status administration officials...

[Urbana] Take a Child Outside Week September 18 – 27

National Take a Child Outside Week begins September 18. The week encourages adults to take their children outside to explore and discover...