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  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • College of Business honors students

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The College of Business at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign honored its students April 27th at its annual awards banquet.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Chancellor's Scholars announced

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - One hundred and thirty-three freshmen and sophomores at the University of Illinois have been designated Chancellor's Scholars in the Campus Honors Program this fall.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Clinical-community psychology doctoral program honored

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The doctoral program in clinical-community psychology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been honored for its record of creating and sustaining effective programs for recruiting, retaining and training ethnic minority students.

  • Ninety-three faculty members receive promotions, nine tenure without change in rank

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  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Five professors begin Center for Advanced Study appointments

    Five professors begin Center for Advanced Study appointments

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Carl Woese receives the Crafoord Prize

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Microbiologist Carl R. Woese formally accepted the $500,000 Crafoord Prize in Biosciences from the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences in Sweden. The king of Sweden presented the prize to Woese on Sept. 24.

  • Engineering professor spends year as liaison at White House

    A yearning to make a personal contribution to the nation’s counter-terrorism initiatives led one faculty member from his Urbana campus classroom to the steps of the White House.

  • Campus Award for Excellence in Public Engagement

    Two faculty members, one academic professional, one staff member, and three students have been honored with this year’s Campus Award for Excellence in Public Engagement.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Goldberg named first holder of Dobrovolny Professorship in Entrepreneurial Engineering

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - David E. Goldberg, a professor of general engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has been named the first holder of the Jerry S. Dobrovolny Professorship in Entrepreneurial Engineering.

  • Illinois professor to receive National Medal of Technology

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Nick Holonyak Jr., a John Bardeen Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and two of his former graduate students, M. George Craford and Russell Dupuis, have each been selected as recipients of the 2002 National Medal of Technology.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Professor of law Thomas S. Ulen recognized with Swanlund Chair

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Thomas S. Ulen, professor of law at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, was named a Swanlund Chair at an investiture ceremony today.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Six Urbana campus faculty members named University Scholars

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Six faculty members at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been chosen to be University Scholars. The program recognizes excellence while helping to identify and retain the university's most talented teachers, scholars and researchers. The scholars from the Urbana campus will be recognized during a reception and dinner today (Feb. 9) at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts in Urbana.

  • Siebel Scholars named

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Five students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have received the 2004 Siebel Scholars award for their outstanding work in the computer science graduate program.

  • Center for Advanced Study associates and fellows named

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Twenty-two UI faculty members were selected as associates or fellows of the Center for Advanced Study for the 2004-05 academic year.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Bruce Litchfield, professor of agricultural engineering, is one of the 2003-04 Distinguished Teacher/Scholars. The annual program recognizes exemplary teachers and supports projects they develop to enhance student learning and pedagogy on campus. Litchfield is developing instructional modules for community-based learning courses.

    Two Distinguished Teacher/Scholars recognized

    Bruce Litchfield, a professor of engineering and assistant dean in the College of Engineering, and Thomas Schwandt, a professor of educational psychology, can add another honor to their curricula vitae: University Distinguished Teacher/Scholar.

  • Center for Advanced Study associates and fellows named

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Twenty-two UI faculty members were selected as associates or fellows of the Center for Advanced Study for the 2004-05 academic year.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Senior at Illinois wins Gates Cambridge Scholarship

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - A senior at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is among the recipients of this year's prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship.

  • U. of I. junior honored as finalist in Metropolitan Opera auditions

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Adelaide Muir, a junior in vocal performance in the School of Music at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, was among seven singers selected as finalists in the 2004 Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions.

  • Six academic professionals honored with CAPE award

    Six academic professionals honored with CAPE award

  • U.S.News rankings announced

    UI graduate programs across a wide range of disciplines fared well in the 2004 rankings released April 1 by U.S.News & World Report. UI units ranked in the top 10 nationally include accounting (4), civil engineering (2), clinical psychology (8), computer engineering (5), elementary education (5), environmental engineering (2), materials science (3) and speech pathology (10).

  • Eight honored with CDSA

    Eight staff employees will be honored with the Chancellor’s Distinguished Staff Award at a banquet beginning at 5:30 p.m. April 22 at Peabody Private Dining Room. The award recognizes exceptional performance and service to the UI.

  • Annual Instructional Awards banquet set for Monday

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Fourteen faculty members at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, three academic professionals and five teaching assistants will be honored for excellence in teaching and advising Monday (April 26) at the annual Instructional Awards banquet in the Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana.

  • NCSA honors Boeing with 2004 Grand Challenge Award

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will present the 2004 Grand Challenge Award to Chicago-based Boeing Co. at noon Tuesday (April 27).

  • Illinois professor to receive presidential early career award

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Robert W. Ghrist, a professor of mathematics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is among 57 young researchers named today as recipients of the 2002 Presidential Early Career Awards for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor bestowed by the government on young professionals at the outset of their independent research careers. Ghrist will receive his award today (May 4) in a White House ceremony.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Five students at Illinois win Boren Scholarships for study abroad

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Five students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have earned National Security Education Program (NSEP) Boren Undergraduate Scholarships for study abroad during the 2004-05 academic year.

  • Mothers Association honors freshman excellence

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Mothers Association Book Awards have been given to freshmen at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who earned all A's (a 4.0 grade-point average) during the fall semester, while taking at least 14 hours of credit.

  • Officers, directors elected by Mothers Association

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Paula Zelanik of Lansing, Ill. has been elected president of the Mothers Association at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

  • FMC Fellowships support six graduate students universitywide

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Each of six University of Illinois graduate students - including two from the Urbana campus - has been awarded a $9,000 FMC Technologies Inc. Fellowship for the 2004-2005 academic year.

  • Two graduate students win Doolen Scholarships for research on aging

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Two University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign graduate students have won the 2004-2005 Paul D. Doolen graduate scholarships for the study of aging. Each will receive $4,000 to continue research in the field of gerontology.

  • Brundage Scholarships honor excellence in academics and athletics

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Nineteen University of Illinois students from the Urbana-Champaign, Chicago and Springfield campuses have won Avery Brundage Scholarships for excellence in academics and athletics. Each student will receive $2,000 for the 2004-2005 academic year.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • U. of I. trustee honored with Mothers Association Medallion

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The Mothers Association's Medallion of Honor was presented to Susan L. Gravenhorst during Moms Weekend activities last month at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

  • Student wins Fulbright grant, plans to study technology policy

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - A May graduate of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is among the recipients of a Fulbright Grant to support advanced study in the United Kingdom.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Phi Kappa Phi initiates recognized for scholarly distinction

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - For superior scholarship, 159 junior, senior and graduate students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been elected to the Phi Kappa Phi honor society for the spring 2004 semester.

  • Achievements

    A report on honors, awards, appointments and other outstanding achievements of faculty and staff members.

  • Chemical Sciences Undergraduate Awards

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Ninety University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students have received School of Chemical Sciences Undergraduate Awards for the 2003-2004 academic year.