An Urbana hospital will use its CT scan equipment to take a closer look at a roughly 1,900-year-old mummy that belongs to the University of Illinois.Carle Foundation Hospital scanned the Egyptian mummy in 1990 and found that it was a child with its organs still intact.But the hospital says the scan
Trustees for the University of Illinois Wednesday are scheduled to vote on a tuition hike. Tuition would go up 6.9 percent for students starting this fall.Gov. Pat Quinn isn't saying if he endorses the move."The trustees came to that number. I'm sure they followed their conscience on that.
It's Tuesday and we are now officially in Spring. Wait, when is that supermoon again? I missed it this weekend and I would love to get my old moon boots out and dance on my roof. Oh, it's not coming back for years? Bummer, guess I'll put my moon boots back in the closet.
There's some statistical help in filling out those NCAA basketball tournament brackets. But University of Illinois fans might not like the odds.The Illini are a No. 9 seed in the Southwest region. Later this week, they'll face off against the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, a No.
The chairman of the University of Illinois Board of Trustees is criticizing the State of Illinois for not paying its bills on time. Chris Kennedy said Tuesday the state owed the university $450 million as of December.