blog postsStudent ExperiencesEngineering team seeks sponsors to fly miniature greenhouse to the moonMar 22, 2017 3:15 pm521 views Illinois freshmen Alex Darragh and Matt Steinlauf want to be the first engineering farmers to plant a seed and grow it on the moon.Student ExperiencesCasting a net for conservation, and catching ducksMar 22, 2017 8:00 am0 views "Using telemetry to track the birds from different sites allows me to know exactly where each duck is sitting, what habitats it likes to use, and how long it stays in the region."Campus LifeStudent ExperiencesResources to support our international communityMar 21, 2017 5:45 am0 views 'Our success rests on the principle of inviting the best and brightest into our community and supporting their capacity to thrive...' - Chancellor Robert JonesResearchStudent ExperiencesRobotic arm gives architecture students more fabrication optionsMar 15, 2017 3:30 pm1 views The School of Architecture has a new fabrication tool for students to use in building objects they’ve designed.Student ExperiencesInterested in Illinois? Attend a campus summer program!Mar 1, 2017 3:45 pm0 views Considering Illinois for your college education? Explore Illinois this summer through these programsStudent ExperiencesInterested in Illinois? Come visit us!Feb 13, 2017 7:45 am0 views There are many opportunities for you to see the campus, visit a class, meet some students, and check out housingResearchStudent ExperiencesIllinois technician combines engineering and creativity in a DIY synthesizerJan 27, 2017 10:30 am0 views Skot Wiedmann creates music on a palm-sized synthesizer he built in just a few hours. He can experiment with sound using his fingers on the surface to create chords and move up and down octaves.