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Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration 2022
This year’s celebration will begin with the MLK Advocacy for Justice Celebration, Sunday, January 16 at the Krannert Center for the Performing Arts. keynote by Dr. Derek Barber King, Sr., nephew of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Winter Open House 2021
Please join us for an open house to celebrate the opening of our new offices on Friday, December 3, 11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Four Illinois Faculty and Staff to be Recognized for Dedication to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
This year's recipients include Leslie K. Morrow, JJ Pionke, Shardé McNeil Smith, and Avital Livny.
Announcing the Call to Action Research Projects, 2021-22
To read the list of this year’s projects is to begin to appreciate the full array of talent, creativity and commitment to use the power of research to transform lives and create an equitable and just world.
Yossi Klein Halevi and Mohammad Darawshe to Visit the University of Illinois
Yossi Klein Halevi and Mohammad Darawshe, two internationally-recognized thinkers on navigating the deeply-held divisions of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, will visit the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, October 7–9, 2021.