Tuesday’s Salute to Nurses section drew plenty of positive feedback with its 89 inspiring pictures (email Editor Jeff D’Alessio at jdalessio@news- gazette.com for a copy). Here’s another before bidding adieu to National Nurses Week.

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Back in the day, Theresa Meacham subscribed to The News-Gazette so she could clip out stories for a scrapbook she was compiling for her soon-to-be husband and Illini basketball standout, Trent.

Says Salem Baptist Church Pastor Claude Shelby: “I’ve never felt that I have done all I’m supposed to do as a minister, and I know that some have the notion of a given age for retirement. However, I’ve decided to continue on as long as the Lord gives me strength.”

'We held hands and spent the day focusing on his breath. He was peaceful and comfortable,” said his son, who said goodnight and fist-bumped his dad for the last time.

Ahead of a two-day virtual open house that kicks off Friday, Beckman Institute Director and two-degree UI grad Jeff Moore takes us for a guided tour of some of his favorite spaces and places on and around campus.