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  • Scott R. White, a pioneer of self-healing materials, died May 28 at age 55.

    Scott R. White, pioneer of self-healing materials, has died

    University of Illinois aerospace engineering professor Scott R. White, an innovator of self-healing and self-regulating materials, died Monday of cancer at age 55.

  • Nobel Laureate Paul C. Lauterbur, developer of MRI, dies at age 77

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Paul C. Lauterbur, a University of Illinois professor of chemistry who was awarded a Nobel Prize in 2003 for his pioneering work in the development of magnetic resonance imaging, died this morning at his home in Urbana, Ill.

  • Nina Baym, pioneer in the study of American women writers, has died

    Nina Baym, an internationally recognized scholar of American literature and a pioneer in the field of study of American women’s writing, has died.

  • Physics professor Klaus Schulten, 69, died Monday, Oct. 31.

    Klaus Schulten, pioneer in biophysics and computational biology, has died

    University of Illinois physics professor Klaus Schulten, an innovator in the use of computational methods to study the chemical and biological processes driving living cells, died Monday, Oct. 31, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana. He was 69.

  • Kim Rotzoll, longtime dean of College of Communications, dies

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Kim B. Rotzoll, recently retired as the dean of the College of Communications at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, died today (Nov. 4) in Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana from complications related to cancer. He was 68.

  • Irwin C. Gunsalus, renowned biochemist, dies at 96

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Irwin C. Gunsalus, an internationally renowned biochemist and enzymologist who discovered several vitamins and made seminal contributions to the understanding of bacterial and human metabolism, died Oct. 25 at his home in Andalusia, Ala. He was 96.

  • Howard K. Birnbaum, materials expert at University of Illinois, dies at age 72

    CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - Howard K. Birnbaum, an expert in the science of materials who developed new concepts to prevent materials from failing, died Sunday (Jan. 23) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill. A professor emeritus at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Birnbaum was 72 years old and had lived in Champaign.

  • photo of former U. of I. police chief Paul Dollins

    Former U. of I. police chief remembered as great leader

    Former University of Illinois police chief Paul Dollins is being remembered as a leader in law enforcement, a community builder and a great friend.

  • Miscanthus at sunset.

    Deaths

    Betty Jo Brown ... Richard A. Collier ... Elaine Burris “Granny” Cornwell ... Leland “Lee” E. Eversole ... Richard A. Garves ... Mary Margaret Graham ... George E. Gravely ... Beverly Ann Greger ... Cheryl O. Hedrick ... George “Bullet” Russell ... Ronald Eugene Schaede ... Russell E. Winterbottom

  • Sun sets behind miscanthus

    Deaths

    Jeanne Synon Folts ... Marjory A. Hudson ... David Bruce Langendorf ... David B. “Dave” Lawrence ... Eva Claire Rosenfield

  • Deaths

    Paulette J. (Kaminski) Graziano … David H. Offner … Loren W. Wardlow … and Memorial Service: Elizabeth Kelly-Fry

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Edward E. Durbin ... Doris Patricia “Pat” Foster ... Judy Kurlakowsky ... Marjorie E. Nelson ... Frances Joann Pierce

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Danny L. Elam ... Randall Joseph Lutz ... Glenn Gregory Simpson ... Kent Thompson

     

  • Sun sets behind miscathus

    Deaths

    Elizabeth “Betty” Jeanette Baniassadi ... Edward Eugene Jones ... Rosanne Janice Koehler ... Helen Lucille Wheatley

  • Deaths

    Nancy Abelmann … James E. Barden Sr. … Dr. Sol Barnett … Diana Jane Fillenwarth Ganley … Lois J. Seibold … Dominic O. Skaperdas and Memorial services: Verlin B. “Andy” Anderson … Martha Rae Swartz Barbee … Alfred “Bud” Cler

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Charlotte Jane (Honn) Brownfield ... Mary L. Giles ... Margaret McLaren Jensen ... Martin L. Maehr ... Robert J. Nelson ... Dorothy Ann (Sturdivant) Schoeps

  • Sun setting behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Rosalee June Cobb ... Margie “Pud” Eastin ... Belva M. Edwards ... Joe B. Vermillion Jr.

  • Deaths

    John R. Dahl … Malcolm Gale Davis … Beverly D. Rodriguez

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Edward J. Armbrust ... Paul P. Bernard ... Richard “Don” Donald Brown ... Charles “Chuck” D. Elmer ... Barbara Ann Phillips ... Marilyn G. Vizek

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Rick Frederick ... Frank M. Williams

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Cody A. Breitenfeldt ... Hazel C. Cacioppo ... David M. Grothe ... Luther H. Holmes ... David F. Mulliken ... Dan White

  • Deaths

    Sorab Pirozshah Mistry

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Robert J. Cheek ... Alfred Wilhelm Hubler ... Kenneth Earl Raymond

  • Sun sets behind tall grass.

    Deaths

    Wanda Elliott ... Norma Yvonne (Creekmur) Jackson

     

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Robert C. Corum ... Charles M. Draper ... Norma Bartholomew Kent 

     

  • Deaths

     Ernest Dawn

  • Sun sets behind tall grass.

    Deaths

    James W. “Jim” Chapman ... Willeta Mae Hassell Donaldson ... Elizabeth Fumiko Fujioka Easley ... Barclay George Jones ... Margaret “Eileen” Lyons ... Shirley Ann Perkins

     

     

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Robert Duane Mackey ... Kevin Daniel Peterson ... James Richard "Dick" Teague

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Lawrence Bouton

  • Deaths

    Douglas Einar Applequist … Beth E. Morrison Carbonneau … Albert Ehmen … Joan L. Mitchell … Jared Cleveland Risken

  • Sun sets behind tall grass.

    Deaths

    Roberta A. May ... James (Jim) P. Warfield

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Donna Kuhlman ... Elsie Willfong ... John E. Zehr

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Robert J. Carr ... Linda Kay Jenkins ... Brenda Ann Le’Noir ... John O. Marxmiller ... Adlon Dohme Jorgensen Rector ... Paul Stone ... Patricia Ruth Gueritey Weston 

     

     

     

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Allan Paul

  • Deaths

     Marilyn E. Adleman … Daniel Bowers Kennedy … Jeff D. Kindhart … Theo “Bow” Oliver

  • The sun sets behind tall grass.

    Deaths

    Marilois Barker ... Donald “Don” Lee Day ...Steven J. D’Urso ... Charles Walter “Erik” Eriksen ... Jack Theodore Harroun ... C. Rex Mahannah ... Kenneth Neil Statzer

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Peter James Garlick ... Sheldon Ward Williams

  • Deaths

    John W. Andresen … Gerald Brighton … Artha L. Chamberlain … Margaret Ann Harsacky … Martin Donald Ignazito … Plessa Edward Mast … Frederick A. Rodgers … Joseph T. Verdeyen; and Memorial service for Frances Jo Freeman Crawford.

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Lois B. Guiher

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Thomas B. “Tom” Berns ... Richard “Dick” Blaney ... Karen M. Dudas

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Paul A. Boatman ... Marcel Franciscono

  • Deaths

    Frederic Kris Lehman

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Frances “Francie” Bridges ... Richard Charles Meyer ... John Thomas Pfeffer ... John Thompson

  • Sun sets behind tall grass.

    Deaths

    Paul D. Bermingham ... William “Bill” G. Dean ... Arthur J. Harper ... Lois Ann Allhands Harpst

     

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Tom Percival ... Penny A. Watkins-Zdrojewski ... Robert J. Cheek

  • Deaths

    William Leno Anderson ... Gaylord Frederick ... Zoltan Ujhelyi

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Larry Dornhoff ... Willie T. Summerville

  • Sun sets behind tall grass.

    Deaths

    Dick J. Albers ... Martha Baxter North

  • Sun sets behind tall grass

    Deaths

    Etha Jereen Broom ... Constance “Connie” Ellen Brown ... Carole Couch ... Sue Jones ... Maurice “Doc” Mecum ... Emily Ann Stipes Watts 

     

     

  • The sun sets behind miscanthus at a farm on campus.

    Deaths

    Vivian Gladis Reid ... Thomas Dale “Tim” Roberts ... Russell E. Winterbottom