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PACA finds new uses for historic buildings

Abrar Al-Heeti, staff writer. The Preservation and Conservation Association (PACA) uncovers many gems in the local area, including a key to the city of Champaign in a house located near the intersection of Fifth Street and Springfield Avenue.
December 4, 2014

When Thomas Garza attended Edison Middle School, he would often look out the classroom window and wonder about an old house on the east side of the building. It was moments like these that influenced him...

REACT program connects chemistry students in teaching, learning

REACT Program staff member, Emilee Nawa, stands in front of the Noyes Laboratory on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014.
October 28, 2014

While the start of a new school year can mean sharpened pencils and fresh crayons for many students, it means visits from the University’s Reaching and Educating America’s Chemists of Tomorrow (REACT)...

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