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UI professor researches photosynthesis to increase food supply

By Earn Saenmuk

April 13, 2015

According to a paper published by the scientific journal PLOS ONE, the world food supply will not be enough to sustain the growing global population by 2050. While some governments have tried to limit population growth — like China — a University professor is looking at a different way to solve the p...

Senate bill could erase state education funding inequalities

Senate bill could erase state education funding inequalities

April 15, 2014

A bill is now on the Illinois Senate floor which, if successful, could completely overhaul the way the state funds public education, distributing money to school districts based on need.  State Sen. Andy Manar, D-48, is the primary sponsor of Senate Bill 16 or the School Funding Reform Act of 2014. H...