College of LAS « Illinois

Spring 2003

Stories

world A Glimpse of the World

The new Spurlock Museum is your passport to the world's cultures.

Deciding whether to first see the parrot-feather cape of Brazil's Apalai people or the Yoruba beaded crown are among the delightful dilemmas facing visitors to the campus's newest museum.

magnifying glass Parrying Plagiarism

Professors show how new ‘weapons' can curb cheating.

bruce rhoads Dredging Up the Past

Bruce Rhoads has a plan for naturalizing streams that works for farms, city folks, and fish.

sandra seaton Her First Libretto

LAS alumna Sandra Seaton wrote her first lyrics for opera at prompting of composer William Bolcom.

alumni Making Us Proud

Alumni Achievement Awards: we present this year's Standard Bearers of Excellence.