Posted: April 6, 2017
The Graduate College is pleased to announce the winner of the Graduate Student Leadership Award: Alexandra Van Doren, a doctoral student in Comparative and World Literatures.
During the Syrian refugee crisis of 2015, Alexandra realized there was no refugee welcome center in Champaign or Urbana, and decided to take action. In January 2016,...
Posted: April 5, 2017
The winners are:
1ST PRIZE ($500 AWARD)
Leanna Barcelona from Library and Information Science for “A Walk Down Memory Lane: Connecting History at the Student Life and Culture Archives”
The Student Life and Culture Archives, a unique facet to our library system at the University of Illinois, documents the life of students across...
Posted: March 27, 2017
Champaign, IL – Twenty-two students currently enrolled at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been offered Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation. Seventeen of those are graduate students; five are undergraduates. An additional 40 students were accorded Honorable Mention.
Posted: March 8, 2017
Congratulations to the semi-finalists in the graduate student edition of the 2017 Image of Research competition!
Join us on Wednesday, April 5 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. in room 104 of the Illini Union to view their entries and to vote for the People’s Choice award.
See all of the images on Instagram or click on the title of individual...
Posted: March 1, 2017
Congratulations to Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering graduate student Thao Ngo, who was selected to participate in the 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting this summer.
Ngo is a graduate student in Richard C. Alkire Professor Hong Yang’s research group. Her research focuses on studying the growth and dissolution of Pt-based nano catalysts...