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Natural History Survey receives thousands of specimen donation

Natural History Survey receives thousands of specimen donation

By Ali Braboy

November 2, 2015

The Illinois Natural History Survey has described itself as the guardian and recorder of biological specimens of Illinois since 1858. And recently the collection got even bigger.Southern Illinois University Carbondale, or SIUC, gave 12,000 specimens containing amphibians and reptiles and more than 700,000 ...

Illinois Basketball’s Aaron Cosby out 1-2 weeks with eye injury

Illinois Basketball’s Aaron Cosby out 1-2 weeks with eye injury

By Sean Neumann

January 21, 2015

Illinois guard Aaron Cosby will be out one-two weeks with an eye injury. The junior suffered the injury in the first half of Illinois' 80-74 loss to Indiana Sunday afternoon. Cosby received laser-eye surgery Monday to repair a retinal tear in his left eye. The guard's injury is another in a list...