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UI research finds benefits of early ad education

UI research finds benefits of early ad education

By Yi Zhang

February 16, 2016

by yi zhangstaff writerFood advertisements today bombard children on TV, in magazines and on the Internet. According to a study by a University professor, young childrens’ ability to understand the nutritional content behind advertisements plays a vital role in their education, especially in the face of American o...

U of I Foundation important arm in University funding

By Daily Illini Editorial Board

November 11, 2013

The University of Illinois has to be creative in generating revenue, especially when the state contributes so little to it already. The University of Illinois Foundation, the fundraising arm of the University system, announced that it plans to more than double the donations it receives to $450 milli...