As if distracted driving was not a big enough safety issue, while bicycling in rural Champaign County I recently passed a texting horseback rider. I took extra precautions not to startle the horse as I carefully passed.
URBANA — With trustee approval expected today, the University of Illinois will be on a "fast march" toward opening a new College of Medicine in Urbana by the fall 2017 target, officials say.
RESOLUTION CONCERNING COLLEGE OF MEDICINE ON THE URBANA-CHAMPAIGN CAMPUS
Resolution concerning College of Medicine on the Urbana-Champaign Campus Funding: Carle Health System in Partnership with the Urbana campus
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library's Newspaper Collection has over 5,000 newspaper titles on almost 100,000 reels of microfilm. An index compiled by James N.
URBANA — After a year of study, a proposal for a new engineering-focused medical school in Urbana could get a green light from top university administrators today.
About this series
Today, The News-Gazette begins a three-part series exploring the many issues surrounding this week's statewide debut of PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) testing:
Where can genealogical researchers go to attend any one of 150 genealogical seminars/workshops to be taught by more than 80 experts in their field?
Answer: This year the location is St. Louis, Mo., and May 13-16 are the dates for the National Genealogical Society's (NGS) annual conference, "Crossroads of America."