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Beyond the Gym Floor—Lindsey Conner

Jamie O'Connor, a teaching assistant professor at the University of Illinois, speaks with Lindsey Conner of Thomas Paine Elementary School in Urbana.

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 10/15/2020 2 plays 0  

Master of Sciene in Health Technology

The Master of Science Degree in Health Technology at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign is a unique program. It is a one year professional degree that requires 12 months of an investment on…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 10/1/2020 4 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With former Illinois assistant basketball coach Mark Coomes

Vince Lara speaks with former Illinois assistant coach Mark Coomes, the nephew of the late Lou Henson. Coomes talks to us about Henson's legacy on and off the court, and his work as a pioneer in…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 09/29/2020 16 plays 0  

Adam Bleakney-PURE Wheelchair

Introducing: PURE, short for Personalized, Unique Rolling Experience, a new robotic wheelchair under development at the UI that would offer hands-free movement and handle a variety of terrains and…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 09/28/2020 501 plays 0  

Discover Illinois RST video

An overview of the Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism's graduate programs in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois.

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 09/22/2020 40 plays 0  

Beyond the Gym Floor-Marquell Johnson

Jamie O'Connor, a Teaching Associate Professor in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, speaks with Dr. Marquell Johnson, a Professor and Director of…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 09/16/2020 0 plays 0  

Beyond the Gym Floor—Aric Pelafas

Jamie O'Connor, a Teaching Associate Professor in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, speaks with Aric Pelafas, a physical educator at Carrie Busey Elementary…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 08/31/2020 9 plays 0  

KCH assistant professor Chelsea Singleton on WAND-TV (Aug. 20)

KCH assistant professor Chelsea Singleton appeared on WAND-TV on Aug. 20, 2020, to talk about her NIH grant on a link between violence and nutrition.

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 08/21/2020 19 plays 0  

MS-Health Technology Virtual Tour

A look at some of the wonderful facilities and services to which students in the Master of Health Technology program in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois will have…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 08/10/2020 4 plays 0  

Michelle Nutlis CAS project-Sandraluz Lara-Cinisomo

University of Illinois undergraduate psychology student Michelle Nutlis does a voiceover for her video on her work in the Laboratory for Emotion and Stress Assessment (LESA). She is an intern for Dr.…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 08/6/2020 43 plays 0  

A Few Minutes With Jake Hansen

Illinois linebacker Jake Hansen, recently put on the Butkus Award watch list for the nation's best linebacker, about his degree in kinesiology, his grad work with Recreation, Sport and Tourism,…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 07/30/2020 35 plays 0  

Dicamba Where are we Now

On June 3,2020, a ruling for the immediate cancellation for the registrations of Xtendimax, FeXapan, and Engenia was issued in the case of the National Family Farm Coalition vs. U.S. EPA, case nu…

From  Maria Turner on 07/30/2020 1 plays 0  

Illinois ECE Transforms Building for Face Shield Production During Shutdown

URBANA, Ill. -- While campus was empty and eerily quiet during the mandatory COVID-19 shelter-in-place, the buzz of machines echoed in the chambers of the Machine Shop inside the Department of…

From  Ryann Monahan on 07/10/2020 17 plays 0  

Illinois ECE Graduation 2020 Full Virtual Ceremony

Illinois ECE Class of 2020 Graduates were celebrated during a Virtual Graduation Celebration held over Zoom on May 17, 2020, at 8 p.m. (CST). More than 300 graduates, family members, faculty, and…

From  Ryann Monahan on 06/30/2020 16 plays 0  

Changing the Way We See Cancer

Stephen Boppart, CCIL Research Program Leader, discusses innovative technology that is being developed by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to monitor, prevent, and treat cancer better, with…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/4/2020 6 plays 0  

Integrating Human and Animal Health

Paul Hergenrother, CCIL Deputy Director, explains the unique pathways his research team has taken with drug discovery at Illinois. Working with dogs and cats, diagnosed with aggressive cancers, are…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/4/2020 7  0  

Microtechnology and Collaborative Cancer Research

Joseph Irudayaraj, CCIL Associate Director for Shared Resources, shares his experiences in developing micro-nano technologies for cancer research and the opportunities that come when collaborating…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/4/2020 2 plays 0  

Developing Human Cancer Treatments with Help From Our Pets

CCIL Research Program Leader, Tim Fan, discusses how our pet healthcare has accelerated pathways to cancer treatments. CCIL researchers are using comparative oncology which leverages our cats and…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/2/2020 4 plays 0  

Model Cancer Systems and How Clinical Trials will be impacted

CCIL Research Program Leader, Brendan Harley, is studying glioblastoma, an aggressive form of brain cancer. Harley's lab, working collaboratively across campus, is developing platforms that are…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/2/2020 8 plays 0  

The Power of Detecting Tiny Things: New Approaches in Detecting Cancer and COVID-19

CCIL Research Program Leader, Brian Cunningham, is developing ways to detect molecules and viruses from bodily fluids, a single drop of blood contains a wealth of information, some of which include…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/2/2020 25 plays 0  

What does COVID have to do with cancer?

The recent pandemic has not slowed down cancer - every day, 1,500 people will die from this disease and 5,000 individuals will be diagnosed. COVID has impacted access to detection, it has delayed…

From  Jordan Goebig on 06/2/2020 70 plays 0  

HSRI Lightning Talks—Neha Gothe

Neha Gothe, an assistant professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, recently took part in the HSRI…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 06/2/2020 24 plays 0  

HSRI Lightning Talks—Bill Stewart and Kim Shinew

Kim Shinew and Bill Stewart, professors in the Department of Recreation, Sport and Tourism in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, recently took part in the HSRI…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 05/30/2020 21 plays 0  

HSRI Lightning Talks—Jeff Woods

Jeff Woods, a professor in the Department of Kinesiology and Community Health in the College of Applied Health Sciences at the University of Illinois, recently took part in the HSRI Lightning Talks…

From  Vincent Lara-Cinisomo on 05/30/2020 11 plays 0