Becoming a U.S. Citizen U of I Office of Public Engagement joins YMCA in hosting citizenship information and resource fair     [Champaign-Urbana, IL] The Office of Public Engagement joins the University YMCA in hosting a Citizenship Information and Resource Fair…

CU Times Sept. 2014
Our Happy Home

Keanu Reeves, who captivated me as ‘Neo’ in the movie the Matrix, lives as a homeless. It’s probably not that a well-known actor sleeps in the open because he couldn’t afford a place to rest his bones. Whether it’s to…

UI panel gives preliminary OK  for med school in C-U

URBANA — A proposal for a new medical school in Champaign-Urbana received preliminary endorsement by a faculty committee Monday, marking the first step toward the idea becoming a reality. The University of Illinois engineering-focused medical school envisioned by Chancellor Phyllis…

8th Annual Reaching Out For Answers: DisAbility Resource Expo

October 1, 2014-(Champaign, IL)—The 8th Annual Reaching Out For Answers, Disability Resource Expoisscheduled for Saturday, October 18th, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Fluid Event Center in Champaign.   Nearly 100 exhibitors will be on hand to share information…

The 2nd Annual C-U Oktoberfest

September 8, 2014—(Champaign, IL) —The C-U Oktoberfest is a fall celebration of music, beer, and food held in downtown Champaign, at the corner of Neil and Washington Streets (parking lot area in front of the Children’s Orpheum Science Museum) on…

Informative KSA Orientation

After the long summer break, a new semester began at UIUC. The Champaign-Urbana campus became crowded again with incoming freshmen, continuing and transfer students, professors, and many others. On August 28th, UIUC Korean Student Association (KSA) held a Grand Orientation…

2014 Fall Semester in UIUC just began and IDS (International Debate Society) held its first regular debate meeting on September 4th. On this meeting UIUC students who just started off new semester debated on the topic of “Youth.”   In…

AsiaLENS FALL 2014 – SCHEDULE

All screenings are held at Spurlock Museum, Knight Auditorium, 600 S. Gregory Street, Urbana, IL Tuesday, October 14, 2014 -7:00 pm   Somewhere Between     A film by Linda Goldstein Knowlton. 2012. 88 minutes. In English Post-screening discussion TBA….

People say that when you use a word over and over again, they lose their meaning. One might say that you wear out a word, or the gravity of their significance is diminished. Even when we are trying to figure…