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What Can I Do with a PhD in the Humanities?

Alexandra Paterson reflects on the many ways a humanities PhD is preparing her for future career options. Read her Grad Life post.

Can you present your research in just 3 minutes?

Register for Research Live! 2017 by Oct. 18 to take the challenge. Finalists will compete for prizes on Nov. 8 at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts.

Meet Our Fellows: Ford Fellows on Campus

We talked to three University of Illinois graduate students from across campus who received a Ford Fellowship to learn more about the program.

Get an Early Start on this Year's Fellowship Applications

Check out Colleen Vojak's (Assistant Director of External Fellowships) advice for getting a head start on your fellowship application.
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Sreekalyan Patiballa, left, and professor Girish Krishnan
Posted October 11, 2017
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Researchers at the University of Illinois are working to turn a complex materials design problem into an intuitive concept, understandable to engineers from novice to advanced...
CLS students paint canvases with the help of local artists.
Posted October 5, 2017
Two students from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign spent the summer studying Swahili in Arusha, Tanzania as awardees of the 2017 U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship:...
Erin Davis
Posted April 27, 2017
Champaign, Ill – Erin Davis, a graduate student at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has been awarded the 2016-2017 Dannon Gut Microbiome, Yogurt, and Probiotics Fellowship Grant....