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Life-size statue commemorates Roger Ebert

Life-size statue commemorates Roger Ebert
April 22, 2014

Roger Ebert spent just the first quarter of his life in Champaign-Urbana, but a statue of the late film critic will live forever just outside of The Virginia Theatre. Announced in September, just five...

Professor’s team of students aid Gifford’s post-disaster reconstruction

March 19, 2014

Last November, the town of Gifford, Ill., and surrounding areas survived a tornado that left trees uprooted, homes destroyed and people helpless.  Architecture Assistant Professor Mark Taylor said he...

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