Impact Illinois 2018

The annual report from the University of Illinois System highlights a few of the initiatives from the U of I System, each of our universities, and UI Health. [View or download the PDF.]
Learn more about most articles included in the annual report by reading the original stories and background information from the talented writers across the system. (Basic information about the system from the front pages of the publication are not listed here).


Feature stories

Discovery Partners Institute: Collaborating for statewide innovation and growth

Guiding Principles developed

University of Illinois Press Celebrates 100

An Institution for and of Our Students

Educating our students at home in Illinois: Tuition freezeCity Colleges partnership; Southern Illinois student recruitment

Service from the start

CS+X = New degrees

Supporting students in humanities research

Student leader named Rhodes Scholar


Research and Scholarship with Global Impact

Stepping up faculty recruitment

Egg yolks could be key to better muscle building

National clinical trials for improved emergency care

Click beetles inspire self-righting robots

Health research collaboration

Technology and training for 'life hacks'

A Healthy Future for Illinois and the Midwest

Fellows furthering the mission

Taking steps to stem the sepsis tide

Improving energy efficiency in the Midwest

Connecting design thinking and public health outcomes

Increasing the integrated behavioral health workforce

Preventing the spread of Hepatitis C

Tomorrow's University Today

Campaigns support excellence

ACES scholarships across the state

Giving high school students a jump start

Building for the future at UIC: public-private partnership; new Engineering building

MCORE project expands access options

#1 in serving traditionally underserved students

Featured photo 

Natural History Building renovation