University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2011

    The 5-second rule: Fact or fiction?

    Mo PerryTo pick it up or not to pick it up...?​There you are, happily munching away and you drop a Triscuit on the floor. Do you pick it up and pop it in your mouth or throw it away? What if it weren't a mere Triscuit but a fancy chocolate truffle? What if it hadn't been lying there for a brie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2007

    Black like you

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    The Strib and others carry What will investigators be looking for?

    As forensic engineers begin combing through the rubble and historical record to answer why the bridge collapsed, there are several likely culprits, says P ... More >>

  • News

    March 25, 1998

    Screwed, and Depressed About It

    If the University of Minnesota is going to treat graduate school as a job, then teaching assistants say they deserve to be treated as well as employees.