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University’s Engineering program ranked number four in the world

By Fatima Farha

August 30, 2015

One of the largest engineering colleges in the nation, the College of Engineering here at the University is also one of the best. In the past few years, it has made it to the list of top 10 engineering schools in the nation, according to the college’s website. Recently, it was recognized as number four on...

University researchers develop technology to better diagnose middle ear disease

By Caeli Clearly

August 19, 2015

A team of researchers in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, ECE, have developed a new technological device that will enable physicians to look through the eardrum to better visualize middle ear disease.According to the Mayo Clinic, middle ear disease, or an ear infection in the middle ear, is caused by bacteria or virus and while it is treatable, can be painful due to inflamm...

Ceremony to commemorate Armory’s 100th anniversary

By Daily Illini Staff Report

October 18, 2014

The Fighting Illini Battalion will host a celebration commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Armory building on Friday. Constructed in 1914, the main arch structure of the building was a groundbreaking feat in architecture at that time. The original building remains relatively unchanged, aside from the ...