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University sees donor increase

University sees donor increase

September 29, 2014

The University continues to see a rise in donations to the University of Illinois Foundation.  This fiscal year, the Foundation received a 10.5 percent increase in donations while the Urbana-Champaign campus received about a 5 percent increase, said Dan Peterson, senior vice president for the UIF and vice chancell...

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 saw the Gifford Tornado disaster not only as a tragedy but an opportunity for sustainable housing t...