- College-in-prison program offers courses to Danville inmates Updated: May-28-16 10:00 am
DANVILLE, Illinois - A college-in-prison program through the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is offering academic courses to inmates at the Danville prison.
- Illinois lawmaker, university spar over research animals Updated: May-24-16 11:20 am
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - A bill that would've required universities in Illinois to offer healthy cats and dogs to rescue organizations after animal testing has provoked a dispute between its Democratic sponsor and the University of Illinois.
- Budget stalemate erodes interest in some Illinois colleges Updated: May-22-16 2:48 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - High school seniors' unease over the lack of state funding for Illinois universities is contributing to a drop in applications at a number of campuses, and the problem appears to primarily affect schools facing some of the toughest financial struggles.
- Illinois professors protest Gov. Rauner's board nomination Updated: May-17-16 4:14 pm
URBANA, Illinois - Gov. Bruce Rauner's choice to fill the college faculty slot on the Illinois Board of Higher Education has prompted backlash from faculty at the University of Illinois and across the state.
- U of Illinois, Illinois State partners in technology deal Updated: May-11-16 10:56 pm
- CEO of cancer startup to speak at Illinois commencement Updated: May-11-16 10:56 pm
CHAMPAIGN, Illinois - The chief executive of a biotech startup will speak at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's commencement ceremony.
- Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in Illinois Updated: May-11-16 9:08 am
May 9, 2016