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University begins renovations to save $41 million in energy costs

March 7, 2016

http://www.fs.illinois.edu/resources/news-announcements/2016/02/17/energy-performance-contracting-projects-underwayBy Samuel CheungContributing Writer Students that have a physics class at Loomis Laboratory...

University begins renovations to save $41 million in energy costs

March 7, 2016

Students that have a physics class at Loomis Laboratory or happen to pass by the Micro and Nanotechnology Laboratory may have seen some hard hats hard at work.According to a recent press release by the...

Facilities and Services issues warning, reminder in midst of winter storm

February 25, 2016

Facilities and Services issued an email on February 23 encompassing the winter storm conditions and warning students for Wednesday morning. F&S reassured snow removal procedures for students, faculty and...

Facilites and Services issues urges caution before expected snowstorm

Facilites and Services issues urges caution before expected snowstorm
February 24, 2016

Facilites and Services at the University sent a massmail to the University community Tuesday cautioning students, faculty and staff about a pending snowstorm Wednesday.The massmail stated that the National...

University resources begin abandoned bike removal

A bike locked on the rack north of the Henry Administration Building has rusted gears and handlebars and is missing a wheel. Parking department employees tag bikes like these before taking them to the Campus Bike Center.
November 29, 2015

As winter break gets closer and deadlines start piling up, things are forgotten. Usually it’s small things, like quizzes or worksheets. But often, it’s something larger: bicycles.University Facilities...

UI solar farm construction almost complete

UI solar farm construction almost complete
September 29, 2015

Solar power will account for two percent of the University’s energy source next year.Construction on the 20.8 acre solar farm — located south of Windsor Road and west of First Street — began...

New campus recycling bins aim to bring waste awareness

New campus recycling bins aim to bring waste awareness
April 30, 2015

In an effort to make campus more eco-friendly and closer to a zero-waste initiative, 20 new recycling bins with standardized signage were installed on the Quad this month, making 30 total recycling/landfill...

Campus Tunnels: An Underground World of Connections

Campus Tunnels: An Underground World of Connections
March 11, 2014

Clip-clop. Clip-clop. The shoes of Bethany Cutts, assistant professor in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, hit the ground and reverberated through the tunnel, the echo bouncing off its cold,...

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