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Fall break events in Urbana-Champaign that help community, others

Fall break events in Urbana-Champaign that help community, others

November 20, 2014

For many students, Thanksgiving Break means taking a bus, driving or flying home to see family and f...

Natural areas you need to see

May 28, 2014

Here’s a staggering statistic for you courtesy of the Illinois Natural History Survey: Before the settlers arrived in Illinois, more than 60 percent of the state was covered in prairie — that’s about 22 million acres. Today, just over 2,000 acres of that remain. That’s crazy, right? The good news though is that a good s...