Julie talks with David Leake, the Staerkel Planetarium Director and Parkland astronomy professor, about his retirement.
Julie learns more about Illini Service Dogs from dog-in-training Poppy and her handler Megan.
Max, a recent arrival to Urbana-Champaign, uses a point system to evaluate ways to meet new friends.
Kwamé captured the fun at the 36th Annual Insect Fear Film Festival.
Thankfully the skies cleared and the ground dried just enough for this year's Matsuri Festival at Japan House to go on as planned, and the community showed up in droves.
Fomer President Barack Obama appeared on campus today, and we were there to capture it.
Julie talks with Japan House director Jennifer Gunji-Ballsrud about her family, the history of Japan House, and her plans for its future as they prepare to celebrate an important anniversary.
Theodore showcases the sub-culture of elevator photography.
This past weekend the Subsistence Marketplaces Initiative sponsored its 7th biannual conference in Champaign, bringing together people from all over the world invested improving the lives of those living in low-income contexts.
The University of Illinois has unique connections in all parts of the world for research and scholarship. One of these connections is with the Maasai people of northern Tanzania. At the end of May, I traveled to Tanzania with other students and faculty to meet with local non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and Maasai men and women.
Tish talks with Sulagna Chakraborty, a graduate student in Community Health, about her research on Kyasanur Forest Disease.
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