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The Journal-Standard
Smart meter workshop set for Dec. 7— The “Saving Money with Smart Meters Workshop” will take place at 6 p.m. Dec.
The Journal-Standard / Posted 10 hours ago
— The “Saving Money with Smart Meters Workshop” will take place at 6 p.m. Dec. 7 at Durand Schools, 200 W. South St. University of Illinois Extension educator Jay Solomon will give an overview of the energy and cost saving opportunities... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
Private pesticide applicator training and testingUTICA — University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Un
Bureau County Republican / Posted 11 hours ago
UTICA — University of Illinois Extension – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit will offer a training and testing program for private pesticide applicators. Pre-registration is required for both training and testing-only sessions. Certification is... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Nov. 24, 2017parking for Illini volleyball games, IHSA eligibility rules, the market for a l
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 hours ago
parking for Illini volleyball games, IHSA eligibility rules, the market for a local go-kart track, vintage recordings of University of Illinois fight songs and a list of athletic directors at Illinois. Plus questions about Dr. Howard School,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
SCC Chamber tabs newspaper account executive for new CEO positionluncheon on Nov. 16. She replaces Dana Schroeder, who the board let go in Octob
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
luncheon on Nov. 16. She replaces Dana Schroeder, who the board let go in October after seven years. A graduate of the University of Illinois with a Bachelor of Science in communications focusing on broadcasting and marketing, Conlan holds a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lack of Grievance-Solving Channels Responsible for Strikes in Kenyan Universitiesour jobs. I never entered the office of the vice chancellor for the 10 years I
AllAfrica.com / Posted 22 hours ago
our jobs. I never entered the office of the vice chancellor for the 10 years I taught there. In contrast, I attended the University of Illinois in the United States and worked at Central Washington University as a professor and noticed remarkable... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb to host 2017 Illinois Farm Economics Summit302 Grove St. The summits will address the profitability of Illinois agricultu
Daily Chronicle / Posted yesterday
302 Grove St. The summits will address the profitability of Illinois agriculture and how to manage financial stress. The University of Illinois Extension and members of the farmdoc team from the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ed Uhlir, architect who was key to Chicago's Millennium Park, dies at 73said. But his desire to become an architect won out and he received his bachel
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
said. But his desire to become an architect won out and he received his bachelor of arts in architecture degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago (then called University of Illinois at Chicago Circle) in 1969. After graduation, he... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Standard & Poor's downgrades NEIU, SIU and University of Illinois& Poor's announced Thursday it was downgrading Northeastern Illinois University
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
& Poor's announced Thursday it was downgrading Northeastern Illinois University, Southern Illinois University and the University of Illinois, and putting all three schools on "negative" watch. The agency maintained its rating for Illinois... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Kane County preps Athlete of the Week: Audrey GuyettWhat does that mean to you? Guyett: It's amazing to me. I've always looked up
Kane County Chronicle / Posted yesterday
What does that mean to you? Guyett: It's amazing to me. I've always looked up to my sister [Monica], who swims at the University of Illinois now. I always had her to race in practice, so I knew once she left, I'd have a little harder time... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Famed researcher still LED to workgoing to a local store with his wife, Kay, to buy a dimmer switch for their hom
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
going to a local store with his wife, Kay, to buy a dimmer switch for their home. Holonyak, of course, is the legendary University of Illinois engineering professor emeritus, known throughout the world for his breakthrough LED invention, one... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Still no arrest in Locksley caseof the shooter. Authorities said that Mr. Locksley — the son of Mike Locksley,
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
of the shooter. Authorities said that Mr. Locksley — the son of Mike Locksley, a former offensive coordinator for the University of Illinois football team under Ron Zook — was shot once in the head. In a statement issued in the aftermath of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
From tour guide to bird counter, Beth Chato keeps busy at 85a former campus leader. Tell us about your family. My husband, John Chato, die
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
a former campus leader. Tell us about your family. My husband, John Chato, died seven years ago. He was a professor at the University of Illinois. He taught mechanical engineering, and he started the bioengineering program here. We have three... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Booth Library Harry Potter Trivia Night raises money for HOPEThe trivia contest was presented by members of the Harry Potter Alliance from t
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 2 days ago
The trivia contest was presented by members of the Harry Potter Alliance from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. Twelve teams competed in the trivia contest and several also came dressed in their favorite Harry Potter character to compete... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
2017 Illinois Farm Economics Summit scheduled at 5 sitesFarm Economics Summit will address the profitability of Illinois agriculture an
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Farm Economics Summit will address the profitability of Illinois agriculture and how to manage financial stress. The University of Illinois Extension and members of the farmdoc team from the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics... Read more
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Northwest Herald
2017 Illinois Farm Economics Summit scheduled at 5 sitesFarm Economics Summit will address the profitability of Illinois agriculture an
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Farm Economics Summit will address the profitability of Illinois agriculture and how to manage financial stress. The University of Illinois Extension and members of the farmdoc team from the Department of Agricultural and Consumer Economics... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
High school wrestling preview: Five Things to Watchranked multi-year state champions (Jake Warner to Iowa and Dack Punke to Missou
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 2 days ago
ranked multi-year state champions (Jake Warner to Iowa and Dack Punke to Missouri) and its coach (Bryan Medlin to the University of Illinois) to colleges, but the Panthers still return plenty of talent for former 12-year assistant coach Nick... Read more
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Daily Mail
Re-cloning of Snuppy, the first cloned canine revealedtransferred into a surrogate dog. A team of researchers with Seoul National Un
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
transferred into a surrogate dog. A team of researchers with Seoul National University, Michigan State University and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign re-cloned Snuppy. Since 2005, when researchers at Seoul National University had... Read more
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Bureau County Republican
By the Book 11-23A question and answer session will take place after the presentation. Reserve y
Bureau County Republican / Posted 2 days ago
A question and answer session will take place after the presentation. Reserve your seat by calling 815-663-4741. The University of Illinois Extension with the Nutrition and Wellness Educator Susan Glassman will present “Hearty Soups” on Dec.... Read more
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Ontario Farmer Daily
Ontario Farmercalled Juliet and comes from a co-operative breeding program involving Purdue U
Ontario Farmer Daily / Posted 2 days ago
called Juliet and comes from a co-operative breeding program involving Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois Its disease-resistance, lack of premature fruit drop, long storage life, resistance to browning, and... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
BTN to avoid Chief logo in broadcasts, merchandiseof Presidents. The letter complained that the BTN broadcast included "images o
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
of Presidents. The letter complained that the BTN broadcast included "images of a flag depicting the former logo of the University of Illinois mascot Chief Illiniwek." "As you are undoubtedly aware, the NCAA banned the use of such Native... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Davis hoping conference committee keeps tuition-waiver exemptionbeing debated continues it. Davis, a Taylorville Republican whose congressiona
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
being debated continues it. Davis, a Taylorville Republican whose congressional district includes Champaign-Urbana and the University of Illinois, said he had received assurances that House members on the conference committee would work to continue... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Champaign council OKs splitting vacant frat house's lot in two— The Champaign City Council voted Tuesday night for a lot modification that pa
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
— The Champaign City Council voted Tuesday night for a lot modification that paves the way for a new apartment complex and University of Illinois fraternity house. The council's unanimous vote splits the lot of the vacant Alpha Delta Phi house at... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Big Ten Network to avoid Chief logo in broadcasts, merchandiseof Presidents. The letter complained that the BTN broadcast included "images o
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
of Presidents. The letter complained that the BTN broadcast included "images of a flag depicting the former logo of the University of Illinois mascot Chief Illiniwek." "As you are undoubtedly aware, the NCAA banned the use of such Native... Read more
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The MidWeek
State football championships return to DeKalb Countywww.ihsadestinationdekalb.com. State football championship weekend, which alte
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
www.ihsadestinationdekalb.com. State football championship weekend, which alternates annually between Northern Illinois University and the University of Illinois, is expected to generate between $800,000 and $1 million for the DeKalb County econ... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
Beef Quality Assurance workshops scheduled for Decembersystem that teaches sensible management practices that help improve the quality
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 3 days ago
system that teaches sensible management practices that help improve the quality and safety of beef," said Travis Meteer, University of Illinois Extension beef specialist and state BQA coordinator. "It clearly demonstrates how a producer's actions... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
November 22[ + - ] 1925: Halfback Red Grange signs with the Chicago Bears the day after
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
[ + - ] 1925: Halfback Red Grange signs with the Chicago Bears the day after his last college football game for the University of Illinois. He would receive about $100,000 for a 19-game barnstorming tour with the team. A charter member of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri schedules four-year series with Illinoisbe the home team in 2027 and 2029 at Faurot Field. "We are pleased to announce
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
be the home team in 2027 and 2029 at Faurot Field. "We are pleased to announce a four-year home and home series with the University of Illinois," Missouri athletic director Jim Sterk said. "This is another opportunity to renew a great football... Read more
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North Fort Myers Neighbor
ECHO hosts agriculture conferencework with local farmers and working with them, whether it be a major issue or a
North Fort Myers Neighbor / Posted 3 days ago
work with local farmers and working with them, whether it be a major issue or a simple pack of seeds. Katy Mosiman, of the University of Illinois AGREACH initiative, said there was a diverse set of workshops, including classrooms and hands-on... Read more
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The Lake County Record-Bee
Domestic turkeys differ from their wild cousinsstates for turkey production with 15 million turkeys raised annually. A domesti
The Lake County Record-Bee / Posted 3 days ago
states for turkey production with 15 million turkeys raised annually. A domestic turkey can live as long as 15 years. The University of Illinois has published some fascinating facts about our Thanksgiving bird. Turkey hens are usually sold as... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
French company wins world rights to Purdue-affiliated appleapple is the product of a cooperative breeding program involving Purdue Univers
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
apple is the product of a cooperative breeding program involving Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois that began in 1945 to develop apples resistant to a serious fungal pathogen that causes apple... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Could the love hormone oxytocin become the ultimate pain drug?Leslie Renken Journal Star health/lifestyles reporter @leslierenken PEORIA — A
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
Leslie Renken Journal Star health/lifestyles reporter @leslierenken PEORIA — A research team led by the University of Illinois College of Medicine Peoria has made an important breakthrough in the international effort to develop safer pain... Read more
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Daily Herald
French company wins world rights to Purdue-affiliated appleapple is the product of a cooperative breeding program involving Purdue Univers
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
apple is the product of a cooperative breeding program involving Purdue University, Rutgers University and the University of Illinois that began in 1945 to develop apples resistant to a serious fungal pathogen that causes apple... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Accused murderer’s trust fund under reviewattorney, James Mertes of Sterling, wants to hire Dr. Stevan Weine, a psychiatr
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
attorney, James Mertes of Sterling, wants to hire Dr. Stevan Weine, a psychiatrist, researcher and professor with the University of Illinois Chicago School of Medicine, to do a psychological evaluation of his client, whom the state seeks to... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Surrey City Orchestra idea hits right notes with backers, who eye proposed concert hall as homeof music education, and her son, Stuart Martin, will soon complete his master’s
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 3 days ago
of music education, and her son, Stuart Martin, will soon complete his master’s degree in orchestral conducting at the University of Illinois. He will take on the job of conducting the new orchestra, according to Farrugia. “I see something... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Surrey City Orchestra idea hits right notes with backers, who eye proposed concert hall as homeof music education, and her son, Stuart Martin, will soon complete his master’s
Peace Arch News / Posted 3 days ago
of music education, and her son, Stuart Martin, will soon complete his master’s degree in orchestral conducting at the University of Illinois. He will take on the job of conducting the new orchestra, according to Farrugia. “I see something... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Illinois 4-H team competes in quiz bowl, livestock contestRachel Scidmore of Chadwick, Dylan Houzenga of Mount Carroll, Kaylen Miller of
The Journal-Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Rachel Scidmore of Chadwick, Dylan Houzenga of Mount Carroll, Kaylen Miller of Orangeville and Grace Koester of Red Bud. University of Illinois Extension 4-H dairy coordinator Dave Fischer and Becky Meier of Stephenson county coached the team.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
That festive FAFSA seasondone in case you change your mind,” she said. ________________ Julie Wurth bl
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
done in case you change your mind,” she said. ________________ Julie Wurth blogs about kids and families and covers the University of Illinois for The-News-Gazette. Leave a comment below, or contact her at 217-351-5226, jwurth@news-gazette.com... Read more
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The Washington Times
Tariq Khan, University of Illinois instructor, arrested after confronting conservative studentsA graduate instructor at the University of Illinois faces criminal charges afte
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
A graduate instructor at the University of Illinois faces criminal charges after he was seen on video aggressively confronting a group of conservative students and damaging a student’s cellphone. Tariq Khan, a Ph.D. candidate who has taught multiple... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI grad student arrested after tussle at Trump protest on campusURBANA — A University of Illinois graduate student who got into an altercation
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
URBANA — A University of Illinois graduate student who got into an altercation with two other students while speaking at an anti-Trump rally was given a notice to appear in court next month, police said. Tariq Khan, a graduate student and instructor... Read more
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Fortune
Commentary: How Expressing Gratitude This Thanksgiving Can Better Your Healthlet us all show gratitude for the important people in our lives and the opportu
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
let us all show gratitude for the important people in our lives and the opportunity to share time together. Barbara Fiese is director of the Family Resiliency Center and professor of human development and family studies at the University of Illino... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
UI grad student charged after tussle at Trump protest on campusURBANA — A University of Illinois graduate student who got into an altercation
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
URBANA — A University of Illinois graduate student who got into an altercation with two other students while speaking at an anti-Trump rally was given a notice to appear in court next month, police said. Tariq Khan, a graduate student and instructor... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Champaign council to vote on redevelopment of vacant frat houseCHAMPAIGN — A vacant University of Illinois fraternity house is slated for demo
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — A vacant University of Illinois fraternity house is slated for demolition and replacement with an apartment complex and new Greek house. The city council will vote tonight on a proposal to split the lot of the old Alpha Delta Phi house... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Deron Williams Is Not in the NBA, and He Doesn't Seem to Carefinisher—but he was big and strong: get a little contact and get to the line. H
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
finisher—but he was big and strong: get a little contact and get to the line. He was a hard guy to defend." The University of Illinois product was drafted third overall by the Jazz in 2005, a spot ahead of Chris Paul. Particularly in his... Read more
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NJ.com
Embattled college placed on probationto partner with those who are committed to advancing the mission of the institu
NJ.com / Posted 3 days ago
to partner with those who are committed to advancing the mission of the institution," Munroe said. George Gollin, a University of Illinois professor and former board member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, called the move... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Part 60: Giving thanksOre. "I never thought I would play basketball again, but two years later I was
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Ore. "I never thought I would play basketball again, but two years later I was recruited to play wheelchair basketball at University of Illinois" by Hedrick, whom she honored in her speech in 2013, when she received the UI's Harold Scharper... Read more
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Doctors Health Press
Let’s Talk Turkey! The Health Benefits of a Thanksgiving Turkeyyou eat dark or light meat is going to depend on the overall balance of your di
Doctors Health Press / Posted 3 days ago
you eat dark or light meat is going to depend on the overall balance of your diet and which taste you prefer. *Source: University of Illinois ExtensionHealth Benefits of Turkey Meat With turkey day around the corner, it’s important to remember... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
New physician joins Cancer Centerof oncology. He completed his residency at Rosalind Franklin University/Chicago
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
of oncology. He completed his residency at Rosalind Franklin University/Chicago Medical School and his fellowship at the University of Illinois. He attended medical school at Army Medical College, Pakistan. He is a member of the American Society... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
SCHOOL HONORSsoftball (travel and school), LYF (youth group) and is Miss Strasburg 2017. Her
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 4 days ago
softball (travel and school), LYF (youth group) and is Miss Strasburg 2017. Her future plans include attending the University of Illinois to play softball and become a physical therapist, get married and have a family. Her favorite subject... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Origins of Trans Fatlots of money and energy, refunding this work." One target was Dr Fred A Kumme
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
lots of money and energy, refunding this work." One target was Dr Fred A Kummerow, 100, a professor (now emeritus) at the University of Illinois who looked at the effects of trans fats on pigs. Wiedermann says he and Applewhite "chased (Kummerow)... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Gastric sleeve surgery lowers alcohol tolerance in womenthen you may want to consider cutting back on the amount of booze you consume p
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
then you may want to consider cutting back on the amount of booze you consume post-surgery. A team of researchers at the University of Illinois and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis found that after undergoing sleeve... Read more
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