FARGO, N.D. (AP) — University of North Dakota backers have selected Fighting Hawks as the school’s new nickname, the school announced Wednesday.
FISHER — A local resident would like to add locally-grown food to Fisher schools' lunch menu.
URBANA — University of Illinois officials have no plans to evacuate UI students from Paris, or cancel study-abroad plans in France next semester, in response to the recent terror attacks.
URBANA — Proposed staff cuts at an interdisciplinary center described as the "intellectual heart of the university" are drawing criticism from faculty at the University of Illinois.
MONTICELLO — The city of Monticello could have a new mayor sometime Wednesday evening.
CHAMPAIGN — Unit 4 will stick with its current two-high-school model, but the school board is not ruling out the possibility of a third.
DANVILLE — City residents could be paying a little more to the Danville school district next year under a 2015 tax-levy proposal.
Under the proposed levy, which the school board will discuss Wednesday, the district's rate would go from about $5.29 per $100 of assessed valuation to $5.41 per $100.
URBANA — Despite a growing number of international students, the University of Illinois’ rank among U.S. universities slipped this year in terms of global enrollment.
CHAMPAIGN — Should the Unit 4 school district have one, two or three high schools?
Studio Visit is a Q&A with a local artist; this week, with Grace Savina. The artist and master's degree candidate in art education at the University of Illinois recently chatted with The News-Gazette's Melissa Merli.
Tell me about this show you're curating for The Basement Gallery.