blog postsWisconsin mother honored as Mom of the Year at IllinoisApr 11, 2008 9:00 am33 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The mother of a Wisconsin senior has been crowned the inaugural Amelia Alpiner Stern Mom of the Year at the University of Illinois.Winter worldJan 21, 2016 8:45 am723 views Winter session receives positive feedbackFeb 5, 2015 9:00 am35 views It didn't take long for students to warm up to the idea of taking classes during winter break.Winter math carnival to be held at IllinoisJan 6, 2017 1:30 pm82 views The department of mathematics at Illinois will hold a family winter math carnival called The Gathering for Gardner 2017 on Saturday, Jan. 28, from 2-5 p.m. at Altgeld Hall, 1409 W. Green St., Urbana. The day is filled with hands-on activities, demonstrations, games, puzzles, refreshments and mathematical prizes for participants.Winter light showDec 22, 2015 7:30 am547 views Campustown lights take on a holiday glow in this time-exposure photo at the intersection of Green and Wright streets. After a short break, business at the U. of I. will resume Jan. 4. Students return for classes Jan. 19.Winning Attitude: As Illini advance, campus works to promote responsible celebrationsMar 17, 2005 9:00 am4 views As the No. 1-seeded Illinois men’s basketball team headed into the Big Ten Conference Tournament in Chicago last week, officials on the Urbana campus and in surrounding communities had a game plan of their own: keep exuberant fans safe by promoting responsible celebration.Wind turbines, solar power to bring renewable energyNov 17, 2005 9:00 am7 views Wind turbines, solar power to bring renewable energyWilson says AAUP censure removal a top priorityOct 29, 2015 9:00 am324 views Interim Chancellor Barbara J. Wilson said removing the U. of I. from the American Association of University Professors censure list continues to be a top concern on campus and a top priority of her administration.Wilson: Diversity, inclusion always a top U. of I. priorityDec 3, 2015 9:00 am271 views A recent racially motivated incident aimed at U. of I. minority students is a reminder that racism continues to be a serious societal problem. Wilson addresses campus climate and diversity awareness issuesJan 28, 2016 9:00 am438 views Urbana campus administrators are considering a host of initiatives regarding the campus climate for underrepresented minorities and to increase awareness of issues of diversity and inclusion, including the possibility of creating a required general education course.Will you smoke less when the state's smoking ban becomes law?Dec 12, 2007 9:00 am26 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-TV celebrates 50 yearsAug 4, 2005 9:00 am59 views WILL-TV begins a year-long celebration of its 50th anniversary this month by looking back at the station’s history, and by looking ahead to the digital era.Will the White House continue to use photos as a social media tool?Dec 20, 2016 1:45 pm624 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 am56 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 pm168 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 killer White Nose Syndrome infect bats in Illinois?May 11, 2011 9:00 am5 views A Minute With™... Ed Heske, a mammal ecologistWill 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 am798 views Targeted marketing threatens to end the 'Super Bowl of ads' and to further erode privacy, says an Illinois advertising professor.Will regulating e-cigarettes be good for public health?May 10, 2016 11:15 am302 views A Minute With…™ Julian Reif, expert in health care economicsWILL radio host makes music with different groupsApr 19, 2012 9:00 am5 views Kevin Kelly has four jobs, and they're all about making noise. He hosts "Live and Local" on WILL-FM (90.9), and directs three distinctly different musical groups - the East Central Illinois Youth Orchestra, the choir at Emmanuel Memorial Episcopal Church and The Prairie Ensemble - a small orchestra known for its quirky programming and unstuffy presentation.Will profit-driven media conglomerates snuff out investigative journalism?Apr 14, 2007 9:00 am13 views A Minute With™... Bill Gaines, the Knight Chair in Investigative and Enterprise ReportingWill produce prices rise following Florida freeze, Chilean earthquake?Mar 25, 2010 9:00 am21 views A Minute With™... crop sciences professor John MasiunasWill President Obama's proposed changes to banking and financial market regulations prevent future financial meltdowns?Jul 2, 2009 9:00 am2 views A Minute With™... Charles Kahn, a finance and economics professorWill President Obama's jobs plan work?Sep 9, 2011 9:00 am3 views A Minute With™... law professor Richard L. KaplanWill newly required calorie info on menus affect your choices?Dec 11, 2014 9:00 am11 views A Minute With™... Brenna Ellison, a professor of agricultural and consumer economicsWill new limits on campaign donations clean up Illinois politics?Dec 22, 2009 9:00 am2 views A Minute With™... political science professor Brian GainesWill NBA owners lock out their players?Jun 28, 2011 9:00 am5 views A Minute With™... labor and law professor Michael LeRoy Will it take shuttered schools to force a budget compromise in Illinois?Jun 9, 2016 10:30 am922 views Illinois budget impasse: A Minute With…™ Christopher Z. Mooney, expert on Illinois politicsWill Indiana's new 'right-to-work' law create more jobs?Feb 1, 2012 9:00 am6 views A Minute With™... Labor and law professor Michael LeRoyWill Illinois’ new education law fix the state’s teacher shortage?May 4, 2018 1:00 pm703 views Chris Roegge, the executive director of the Council on Teacher Education at the University of Illinois, discusses whether new legislation in Illinois will remedy the state's shortage of teachers.WILL general manager namedApr 20, 2006 9:00 am1 views WILL general manager namedWill free SATs improve higher-education equity in Illinois?Aug 5, 2016 10:45 am634 views The state superintendent of education said providing the SAT for free would promote equity in higher education. Education professor Eboni Zamani-Gallaher isn't so sure.Will ending Saturday letter deliveries save 'snail mail?'Feb 18, 2013 9:00 am1 views A Minute With™... Seung-Hyun Hong, a professor of economicsWill a U.S. Supreme Court ruling finally close the marriage equality debate?Jan 22, 2015 4:45 pm19 views University of Illinois law professor Sara R. BensonWill a U.S. Supreme Court ruling finally close the marriage equality debate?Aug 28, 2013 9:00 am6 views A Minute With™... law professor Sara R. BensonWillard plans for renovations – inside and outJun 1, 2006 9:00 am5 views It’s springtime in Illinois: Flowers are blooming, crops are sprouting and construction zones are popping up everywhere – including Willard Airport in Savoy.Willard Airport switches to a new parking systemApr 4, 2018 1:15 pm93 views A new, automated system that allows flyers to pay for parking with credit cards has replaced the parking booth at the University of Illinois Willard Airport. Customers who wish to pay with cash may pay for parking inside the terminal.Will 2011 be the year of the global food crisis?Jan 26, 2011 9:00 am17 views A Minute With™... Darrel Good, a professor of agricultural and consumer economics Wilkin named interim vice chancellor for academic affairs and provost designateFeb 13, 2017 10:00 am2259 views Currently the dean of libraries and university librarian at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, John Wilkin will become the interim vice chancellor for academic affairs and provost designate effective Feb. 18.Wikis help teachers and students connect onlineApr 20, 2006 9:00 am13 views Wikis help teachers and students connect onlineWife of Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn to deliver keynote at U. of I. Summer LabMay 31, 2007 9:00 am27 views CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The wife of Nobel Prize-winning Russian author Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn will be the featured speaker at a University of Illinois conference devoted to her husband's contributions to modern Russian literature, history and political life.