Written and produced by Big Ten Network producers Tim Hartin, Kaitlin Southworth and Alison Davis Wood, The Game Changer tells the story of how Dr. Tim Nugent changed the world for people with disabilities. Nugent fought against prejudice to establish the first college program for people with disabilities at the University of Illinois. Nugent, who is known as the "Father of Accessibility," was also a pioneer in the wheelchair sports movement.
On September 13, at the request of Chancellor Phyllis Wise, a handful of faculty and staff members gave “Campus Insights” presentations to the Board of Trustees. These stories reflect the positive attitude, remarkable abilities, and commitment to the land grant missions found in the people of Illinois.
In any conceivable emergency, you have options: RUN, HIDE, FIGHT. This two-minute video explores each of these alternatives.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign gets its first introduction to new Chancellor Robert J. Jones on July 20, 2016.
Interim Chancellor Barbara J. Wilson gives a State of the Campus address on November 17, 2015.
A new documentary premiering on the Big Ten network features three extraordinary women at the University of Illinois. The program shows how Jean Driscoll uses sports to change lives. Driscoll’s wheelchair racing wins include two Olympic medals and 12 Paralympic medals. Driscoll also was the first person to win the Boston Marathon eight times. When she retired from racing in 2000, she started helping those with disabilities in Ghana, West Africa. On her first visit to Ghana in 2001, she…
Solar Superstorms is a full-dome production by NCSA, University of Illinois; Thomas Lucas Productions; Spitz Creative Media
Narrated by: Benedict CumberbatchFunded in part by:
National Science Foundation Award: ACI-1445176
The Centrality of
Advance Dgitally Enabled Science: CADENS
Solar Plasma Interacting with Earth’s Magnetic
University of California San Diego
Center for Astrophysics and Space Sciences
San Diego Supercomputer…
Tim Nugent started a program at Illinois that changed peoples lives and how the world looks at disability. Sixty years ago, Nugent founded Illinois' Department of Rehabilitation Education Services as thousands of World War II veterans returned home with amputations and spinal cord injuries. Illinois and the VA worked with Nugent to offer something that was unheard of at the time, higher education to people with disabilities. Nugent's vision also included a wheelchair sports program…
Illinois Online Winter Session 2016 Promotional Video
NRES 2016 Fall Seminar - Julie Grossman
NRES 2016 Fall Seminar - Kenneth Olson (No Audio)
NRES 2016 Fall Seminar - Caleb Hasler
NRES 2016 Fall Seminar - Gabriel Katul
NRES 2016 Fall Seminar - Christoph Nolte
Investiture of Clara M. Chu
Chai Wai and Mortenson Center Dialogue: International Perspectives on Censorship
International Food Security at Illinois Distinguished Lecture: Dr. Jimmy Smith
Master of Computer Science - Data Science (MCS-DS) University of Illinois Promotional Video
Live at Illinois
Introduction to trig integrals
Introduction to integrating rational functions
Introduction to sequences
ECE Building Dedication Ceremony
State of the Campus Luncheon 2015
eText Promotional Video
Alan Hansen - Cultural Dimensions
International Study Abroad
The Advantage of International Experience
Who Am I?
Adapting to a New Learning Environment