Brittany learns about bees and builds hive boxes at the University of Illinois Pollinatarium.
Lots of cultural events happening this weekend, plus baby goats.
In this new venture, Tish explores the migration stories of how people from all walks of life, from all over the world, end up in C-U. We start with Nubras Samayeen's story, a PhD student in architecture and mother of two from Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The Homer Opera House has been the locus for entertainment, education and music since 1902. And now it provides a home for professional wrestling.
In our continuation our articles looking back at 10 years of publishing, we speak with one of the founders, Mason Kessinger, who shaped what Smile Politely would look like.
There are sure to be some opportunities to participate in some St. Patty's Day revelry and/or March Madness. If that's not your thing, here are some other options.
Jon Ebel is the only candidate local to C-U in the Democratic primaries for Congress this upcoming election week. Read more to learn about Ebel's unique life as a professor, ballet dancer, veteran, and politician.
Nicole speaks with Dr. Candice Jenkins, Associate Professor of English & African American Studies at UIUC, about the Black Panther juggernaut, African American literary trends, and this very fertile moment in African American storytelling via literature, cinema, and television.
Fifth graders from around the region descend on Engineering Open House to showcase their inventions in a Rube Goldberg contest.
Have you voted yet? If not, then read this and get yourself to the polls.
There's something for everyone in this installment of the Weekender.
Gabe has the scoop on this weekend's Engineering Open House.
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