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...Smith in an 18-hole playoff. Smith beats McDermont by four strokes and Macdonald Smith by six.1921 - The University of Illinois wins the first NCAA track and field championships with 20¼ points. Notre Dame finishes second with 16¾ points...
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Top stars to help at Fast Break camp University High School, on the campus of the University of Illinois."I have been coaching and working at a high...past year. It is the laboratory school of the University of Illinois, meaning it was originally founded as a school...
Nyad: Maturity helped me achieve record swim

...fibers, which are more difficult to preserve later in life, noted Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko, a physiologist at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.But just because Nyad was swimming rather than pounding her joints against the concrete doesn't...
Heritage language programs on the rise

...Center's funding two years ago due to budget constraints.Kimberly Potowski, a linguistics professor at the University of Illinois, Chicago, who is writing a textbook for heritage language professors, says there are significant differences...
Illinois governor signs gay marriage bill, making it No. 16 a "flower girl" at gay weddings and "will even waive the fee."More than 2,000 people packed into the University of Illinois-Chicago Forum to watch the signing ceremony.Casey Cameron, 38, traveled from Downstate St. Elmo, saying...
HIV prevention done right

...Fortunately, there are better models in Africa. For years, foreign researchers, such as Robert Bailey of the University of Illinois at Chicago, have collaborated with Kenyans to study why HIV rates were so much higher in Nyanza province, the...
Cowboys player charged after DUI accident kills teammate

...25-year-old Brown - a practice-squad linebacker who also was Brent's teammate for three seasons at the University of Illinois - was found unresponsive at the scene and pronounced dead at a hospital."I am devastated and filled with grief...
Prairie Winds perform 20th century material

...Griffin and Warner were living in the Chicago-area and McGovern had relocated to the a teaching job at the University of Illinois. The trio decided to form a quintet. They invited flutist Jonathan Keeble. He lived in Oklahoma at the time...
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Are American students studying enough?

...established high standards that would induce our students to study harder. Herbert J. Walberg is University Scholar, University of Illinois at Chicago; distinguished visiting fellow, Hoover Institution; and member, Hoover's Koret Task Force on...
College grads and awards

...Honor Roll. Moeller named to dean's list Juneau resident Scott Moeller was named to the dean's list at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Dean's list eligibility is limited to the top 20 percent of a student's college class...


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