College of LAS « Illinois

Fall 2017


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Greetings from the dean

An exciting upcoming fall for LAS

Around the College

A selection of recent images, news, and happenings from faculty, staff, and students

Doctor in motion

LAS alumnus has a different take on emergency medicine

Books from LAS

A showcase of faculty work

LAS@Work: Chad Garland

Writing the first drafts of war

Four professors in LAS elected to National Academy of Sciences

Selection is one of the highest honors for scientists

Renovating an icon

Altgeld chimes fall silent

Chemistry Annex reopens after renovation

Rededication is planned for Oct. 6

Images of research

Students, faculty, and staff in LAS aren't just good at conducting research — they're also skilled at expressing it with imagery

The challenges of coming home

Professor seeks to help military families adjust to life after deployment

Tackling sports concussions

Alumna protects the brains of athletes from youth leagues to professionals

A meeting of the minds

Scholars and scientists explore the intersection of humanities and STEM

LAS in history

The first regent of Illinois took a stand for the liberal arts

LAS by the numbers

LAS students benefit from a wide range of scholarship support