Posted: July 29, 2020
Twenty-two University of Illinois graduate students have been named Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois (DFI) Fellows by the Illinois Board of Higher Education.
DFI Fellowships are dedicated to diversifying the faculty and administration at colleges and universities in Illinois. To that end, fellowships support...
Posted: July 23, 2020
Alumna, Raquel Escobar (PhD, History, '20), has been awarded a Mellon/ACLS Public Fellowship, one of only twenty-two nationwide.
Now in its tenth year, the Mellon/ACLS Public Fellows program places recent humanities PhDs in staff positions at partnering agencies in government and the non-profit sector for two-year appointments. The program...
Posted: May 28, 2020
The Beckman Institute has announced that seven University of Illinois graduate students have been named 2020 Beckman Institute Graduate Fellows.
The 2020 Beckman Institute Graduate Fellows:
Amanda East is pursuing a Ph.D. in chemistry. East will merge the chemical expertise of the Jefferson Chan group with the imaging proficiency of the Zhi-Pei...
Posted: May 27, 2020
Twenty-one students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have been offered Graduate Research Fellowships from the National Science Foundation (NSF). Thirteen are graduate students and eight are undergraduates. An additional fourteen students are accorded Honorable Mention.
Here are the currently enrolled students from the University...
Posted: May 25, 2020
Editor’s note: Health authorities believe COVID-19 spreads by the transmission of respiratory droplets, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends homemade cloth face coverings for use in public spaces. Starting today, Illinois joins many other states in requiring people to wear masks while out. However, initial uncertainty...