blog postsWorks by self-taught artists featured in Krannert Art Museum exhibitionOct 21, 2004 9:00 am34 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - A new exhibition originating at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Krannert Art Museum seeks to reintroduce the public to the work of self-taught African-American artists Bill Traylor and William Edmondson by emancipating them from their "outsider" status and placing their art back in the context in which it was first discovered and acknowledged more than a half century ago.Works by MFA graduates on view at Krannert Art MuseumApr 12, 2011 9:00 am19 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - A tiny nest made of fingernail clippings. A necklace made of sugar. A molded polyethylene baby crib designed to help prevent Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. These are some of the works of art that will be on display when the Master of Fine Arts Exhibition opens Saturday (April 16) at Krannert Art Museum, 500 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign.Works by MFA graduates on view at I space beginning FridayJul 14, 2003 9:00 am13 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Recent work by six graduates of the master of fine arts program at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is on view Friday (July 18) through Aug. 13 at I space, the university's Chicago gallery.Works by four students selected for juried ceramics exhibitionJan 29, 2002 9:00 am8 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. Artwork by four ceramics students in the University of Illinois School of Art and Design has been selected for inclusion in a juried exhibition.Works by Bourgeois among four new Krannert Art Museum exhibitionsApr 11, 2002 9:00 am7 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. This country's most comprehensive museum exhibition of early works by Louise Bourgeois is among four new shows opening at the University of Illinois' Krannert Art Museum in the coming weeks.Workplace bullying is not unique to the NFLNov 11, 2013 9:00 am13 views A Minute With™... educational psychologist Dorothy Espelage, who is an expert on peer aggression, dating violence and school violenceWorkplace arbitration becoming more costly for employersSep 14, 2005 9:00 am16 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - In the wake of a 1991 court decision, a growing number of companies require employees to submit workplace disputes to an arbitrator.Work of U. of I. 'Leonardo' to be highlighted in Chicago Da Vinci exhibitionApr 13, 2006 9:00 am129 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Scientific visualization artist-wizard Donna Cox is among a select, eclectic group of visionaries from a broad range of disciplines whose work will be spotlighted in a major new exhibition opening this week at Chicago's Museum of Science and Industry.Work of major glass artist, U. of I. alumnus to be part of Petals & Paintings fundraiserMar 16, 2016 12:15 pm918 views A two-piece glass sculpture by Marvin Lipofsky, a significant glass artist and University of Illinois alumnus, will be part of Krannert Art Museum’s Petals & Paintings event during U. of I. Moms Weekend in April.Work of dance student to be performed at national galaApr 7, 2000 9:00 am3 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - University of Illinois dance student Darrin Wright is among a select group of choreographers whose dances will be performed at the National College Dance Festival Gala May 19-21 at the University of Maryland at College Park.Workers the ones getting hosed at Chicago car washes, new study saysOct 16, 2012 9:00 am47 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The car wash industry that operates year-round in Chicago is rife with wage and hour law violations, occupational health and safety hazards, and poor overall working conditions, according to research from a University of Illinois labor expert.Workers in collective bargaining states subsidize low-wage earners in right-to-work statesAug 28, 2014 9:00 am200 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - States with right-to-work laws "free ride" on the higher tax revenues generated by workers in collective bargaining states, says a new study from a University of Illinois labor expert.Work by young Champaign-Urbana artists to be featured in exhibitionDec 6, 2010 9:00 am3 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The work of young artists in the Champaign-Urbana area will be showcased during an exhibition hosted by Krannert Art Museum and the School of Art + Design, a unit in the College of Fine and Applied Arts at the University of Illinois.Work by Illinois dance student performed at national festivalJul 6, 2018 9:30 am1247 views University of Illinois dance student Krystal Collins choreographed a dance that celebrates black girlhood. It was performed at the National College Dance Festival in June.Work by five artists featured in I space exhibition on artisitic processApr 25, 2008 9:00 am1 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The artistic process - that mysterious zone between creative thinking and doing - will be explored in a new exhibition on view April 25 through May 31 at I space, the Chicago gallery of the College of Fine and Applied Arts at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.Work by art and design graduate students featured in I space exhibitionJul 11, 2007 9:00 am10 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Work by University of Illinois art and design graduate students is on view July 13 through Aug. 11 at I space, the Chicago gallery of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.Woodstock, vampires, animation and politics all part of 2009 'Ebertfest'Mar 27, 2009 9:00 am37 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The films will run from the strikingly visual to hard luck reality at the 11th annual Roger Ebert's Film Festival, April 22-26 in Champaign-Urbana.Women with serious mental illness less likely to receive cancer screeningsNov 21, 2014 9:00 am72 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Women with symptoms of serious mental illness are significantly less likely to receive three routine cancer screenings - Pap tests, mammograms and clinical breast exams - than women in the general population, despite being at elevated risk for medical comorbidities and early death, a new study indicates.Women's sexual risk-taking in tourism focus of new studyJul 22, 2015 2:00 pm311 views Relaxing beach vacations are perfect for sexual experimentation with a steady partner, while group tours and sightseeing trips are the ultimate contexts for casual sex with acquaintances or strangers, women said in a new survey.Women's reproductive ability may be related to immune system statusMay 17, 2013 9:00 am63 views CHAMPAIGN, lll. - New research indicates that women's reproductive function may be tied to their immune status. Previous studies have found this association in human males, but not females.Women's health, tissue regeneration to be focus of joint U. of I.-Carle programFeb 4, 2005 9:00 am7 views Champaign and Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.Women's and Gender History symposium to focus this year on 'mobility'Feb 23, 2006 9:00 am6 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The seventh annual Graduate Symposium on Women's and Gender History will take place March 9-11 (Thursday to Saturday) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.Women, more than men, choose true crime over other violent nonfictionFeb 15, 2010 9:00 am304 views CHAMPAIGN, lll. - When it comes to violent nonfiction, men are from Mars, the planet of war, but women are from Earth, the planet of serial killings and random murders.Women have played major role in history -- from the start, authors assertFeb 5, 2007 9:00 am406 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Hold on to your bearskin hats and your macramé snoods, readers: You are in for a wild verbal ride through your deep, deep past.Women are aspiring to the highest positions in many societies, but they still lack the access they need to transform some developing nations.Sep 3, 2009 9:00 am2 views A Minute With™... Gale Summerfield, the director of the Women and Gender in Global Perspectives ProgramWomen and Gender History symposium to run March 13-15Mar 12, 2003 9:00 am9 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The fourth annual Graduate Symposium on Women's and Gender History begins Thursday (March 13) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. It will run through Saturday (March 15).Wohlers Hall to be dedicated Sept. 21Sep 18, 2000 9:00 am37 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill., -- The Commerce West Building will be renamed Wohlers Hall in a ceremony Thursday in recognition of a $6 million gift from Albert H. and Jane Wohlers.With the demise of the Obamacare repeal-and-replace bill, what’s next for health care?Mar 27, 2017 3:00 pm530 views With the demise of the American Health Care Act all but rendering health care reform a moribund issue, tax reform likely will present its own challenges for President Trump and Congress, says Professor Richard L. Kaplan.With online games, high school students learn how to rein in disease outbreaksJun 27, 2016 11:00 am863 views High school students investigate Ebola-like outbreaks and administer vaccines through Outbreak!, a new summer course at Illinois that uses online games to encourage critical thinking about fighting infectious diseases. With increasing obesity, fuel consumption becomes weighty matterDec 16, 2008 9:00 am82 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Excess fuel consumption caused by excess driver and passenger weight has increased in the past two years, with no end in sight.With home prices sliding, is real estate still a good investment?Nov 14, 2007 9:00 am2 views A Minute With™... Geoffrey Hewings, the director of the university's Regional Economics Applications LaboratoryWith booming economy in China comes unexpected offshoot: beauty pageantsSep 20, 2007 9:00 am171 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - There she is ... Miss China?Wit, grit and a supercomputer yield chemical structure of HIV capsidMay 29, 2013 9:00 am908 views CHAMPAIGN, lll. - Researchers report that they have determined the precise chemical structure of the HIV capsid, a protein shell that protects the virus's genetic material and is a key to its virulence. The capsid has become an attractive target for the development of new antiretroviral drugs.Winning record, team longevity, prime-time games influence NFL TV ratingsAug 4, 2010 9:00 am32 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Legendary Green Bay Packers coach Vince Lombardi once said, "Winning isn't everything; it's the only thing." For NFL teams, especially small-market franchises seeking to increase their fan base, winning does help, but so does team longevity in the market as well as the number of games played in prime time, according to research by a University of Illinois sports economist.Wimps or warriors? Honey bee larvae absorb the social culture of the hive, study findsOct 29, 2015 10:00 am451 views Even as larvae, honey bees are tuned in to the social culture of the hive, becoming more or less aggressive depending on who raises them, researchers report.Will you smoke less when the state's smoking ban becomes law?Dec 12, 2007 9:00 am27 views A Minute With™... Tom O'Rourke, an emeritus professor of community healthWill you go shopping on Thanksgiving Day? Will you have to work?Nov 20, 2014 9:00 am7 views A Minute With™... Robert Bruno is a professor of labor and employment relationsWill Venezuela need a massive relief effort?Jul 8, 2016 9:00 am586 views A Minute With...™ political scientist Damarys CanacheWill US plans for a missile defense system in Europe lead to a new arms race?Jun 11, 2007 9:00 am4 views A Minute With™... Julian Palmore, a professor of mathematics and expert on international security issuesWill the White House continue to use photos as a social media tool?Dec 20, 2016 1:45 pm628 views The role of White House photography changed significantly under President Obama, with the pictures no longer just for history.Will the U.S. Supreme Court end race-based affirmative action in college admissions?Oct 22, 2012 9:00 am58 views A Minute With™... James D. Anderson, the Gutgsell Professor of Educational Policy StudieWill the Supreme Court rule the federal health care mandate unconstitutional?Mar 22, 2012 9:00 am2 views A Minute With™... Kurt T. Lash, the Alumni Distinguished Professor of LawWill the Student Aid Bill of Rights help control student loan debt?Apr 23, 2015 2:00 pm171 views A Minute With™ Angela Lyons, director of the Center for Economic and Financial EducationWill the president’s new cybersecurity plan keep our network infrastructure safe?Mar 1, 2016 11:30 am251 views A Minute With...™ law and technology expert Jay KesanWill the next economic bust be caused by student loans?May 15, 2012 9:00 am3 views A Minute With™... Angela Lyons, a professor of agricultural and consumer economics and the director of the Center for Economic and Financial EducationWill the hobbling of McColo Corp. put a dent in worldwide spam traffic?Nov 14, 2008 9:00 am6 views A Minute With™... Mike Corn, the chief privacy and security officerWill the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline?Apr 14, 2011 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWill the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline?Jul 20, 2011 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWill the congressional 'super-committee" agree to spending cuts by its deadline?Oct 24, 2011 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... Richard L. Kaplan, a law professor and expert on taxationWill targeted marketing bring an end to ‘Super Bowl of advertising’?Jan 24, 2018 11:45 am819 views Targeted marketing threatens to end the 'Super Bowl of ads' and to further erode privacy, says an Illinois advertising professor.