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University to lead new Engineering Research Center

University to lead new Engineering Research Center

By Caeli Cleary

August 26, 2015

The University is leading a new Engineering Research Center that is being further developed with an $18.5 million grant from the National Science Foundation. The center, called Power Optimization for Electro-Thermal Systems, or P.O.E.T.S., is being established to increase the power in smaller electri...

Final decision leaves room for growth

By Daily Illini Editorial Board

January 21, 2015

On Thursday, the Board of Trustees reaffirmed that Steven Salaita will not be a professor at the University of Illinois. The decision is final despite reports and recommendations to reconsider the situation, and we are glad to put this situation behind us. Over the past several months, the Universit...