U of I joins The Science Coalition in honoring Rep. Bill Foster

Posted on 08/08/2016

On behalf of The Science Coalition, four leading research universities – the University of Illinois system, Northern Illinois University, Northwestern University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison – today presented a Champion of Science Award to Congressman Bill Foster of the 11th District in the Chicago area.

The award is given to members of Congress in recognition of their commitment to funding the basic research that keeps the United States at the forefront of scientific and medical discovery and technological innovation.

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